The California Native Vote Project is working towards justice and
self-determination for Native American communities through
multigenerational power building, organizing and civic engagement.
Join our team!
The CNVP Canvasser is a temporary seasonal position that will be focused on conducting in-person, phone and text-based outreach to American Indian/Alaska Native peoples throughout California. Canvassers will be expected to attend mandatory trainings on topics that might include community organizing, integrated voter engagement, and other topics regarding building Native political power. Canvassers will also be asked to conduct outreach on a range of issues, including education, housing and houselessness, and decarceration. They will also be expected to educate Native voters on the 2022 November election, and issues that are on the ballot. Lastly, the canvasser position will be required to track their outreach progress through forms, participate in weekly canvasser meetings, and conduct other administrative tasks.
The Executive Assistant is responsible for supporting the Executive Director (ED) and Senior Leadership Team with administrative functions such as scheduling, planning, record keeping, and in-person event, meeting and office support. The position will also work closely with CNVP’s Operations Coordinator to ensure strong back-end support of CNVP programs and office. Exceptional written and verbal communication skills are a must along with a strong knowledge of computer technology and general office equipment.
The Statewide Organizer will lead the next phase of the CNVP’s statewide organizing strategy. This position requires someone with significant political and/or community organizing, strategic campaign development and supervisory experience. This role will serve as a support in strategies for local and statewide organizing and campaign work; support on projects and initiatives; and represent CNVP at partner and coalition tables. This position will also build and execute statewide/local organizing training and mentorship programs for both internal and external audiences. The position is full‐time and exempt.