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Operations Coordinator – Causa Justa :: Just Cause
 
Causa Justa :: Just Cause builds grassroots power and leadership to create strong, equitable communities. Born from a visionary merger between a Black organization and a Latino immigrant organization, we build bridges of solidarity between working class communities of color.  Through rights-based services, policy campaigns, civic engagement, and direct action, we improve conditions in our neighborhoods in the San Francisco Bay Area, and contribute to building the larger multi-racial, multi-generational movement needed for fundamental change.
 
CJJC is looking for a full-time Operations Coordinator who is organized, technologically savvy, attentive to details, resourceful,  a team player and is committed to social, racial and economic justice. The Operations Coordinator ensures the smooth functioning of the administrative and technological systems of our main offices in West Oakland and San Francisco, and satellite office in East Oakland.  
 
Responsibilities of the position will include:
 
Operations:


• Order and stock all office supplies and equipment
• Manage office upkeep, cleaning contract, chore rotation and other duties related to keeping our offices clean and functional
• Manage vendors and contracts such as utilities, copier, telephone, etc
• Manage existing office and technology equipment, tech planning and implementation, and supervise technology vendor relations and consultants
• Maintain records for contracts, business registrations, and insurance enrollments
• Manage office filing systems on paper and on computer network
• Develop, along with rest of Admin Team, office policies and protocols and train and monitor staff implementation
• Plan and execute logistics for some organizational activities including retreats and trainings.
 
Program Support & General Operations:


All CJJC staff is expected to support our core work of grassroots community organizing. This may include supporting community members’ activities, supporting meeting and event logistics, and participating in voter education and grassroots fundraising.
 
Preferred Skills and Qualifications:


• Minimum 2 years experience in managing operations in social justice organizations;
• Experience, expertise, and skills in organizational operations work—including office operations, communications systems, technology & equipment systems, and finance management;
• Proficiency with computer operations and programs, including, excel, word, database on both Mac and PC;
• Strong research skills;
• Supervision abilities, and the ability to share administrative skills through mentoring
• Alignment with CJJC vision and mission;
• Excellent communication and organizational skills—good attention to detail and well organized;
• Self-motivated—proven ability to work independently;
• Ability to work well with diverse groups and populations;
• Dedication and ability to work flexible hours;
• Proficiency or fluency in Spanish;
• Must have a valid Driver License and access to a vehicle
 
Position is full-time and offers $40,000-$42,000 DOE. Full health, dental, vision benefits are included.
 
Applications are due electronically to Adam Gold, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and should include a resume and cover letter. Application deadline is Friday, February 7th, 2014. Women, People of Color and LGBTQ strongly urged to apply.

Causa Justa :: Just Cause builds grassroots power and leadership to create strong, equitable communities. Born from a visionary merger between a Black organization and a Latino immigrant organization, we build bridges of solidarity between working class communities of color. Through rights-based services, policy campaigns, civic engagement, and direct action, we improve conditions in our neighborhoods in the San Francisco Bay Area and contribute to building the larger multi-racial, multi-generational movement needed for fundamental change.