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Area Organizer 

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Position Objective:

To direct regional activities as part of PETA's diverse outreach programs

Primary Responsibilities and Duties:

• Recruit and direct activists to help achieve the goals of PETA's outreach program

• Represent PETA to the media and the general public

• Maintain regular records and calendars of scheduled events

• Generate a visible presence outside popular tourist attractions and at well-attended events

• Research and develop opportunities to promote PETA's programs and presence

• Keep informed about local and national news stories and develop plans based on them to increase media coverage of PETA campaigns

• Organize and take part in media outreach, celebrity engagement, demonstrations, exhibits, street theater, food sales, giveaways, and other types of appearances at festivals and events

• Maintain the inventory of PETA's "Animal Liberation" booklet and vegetarian/vegan starter kit distribution stands and maintain and stock selected stands

• Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor


Position Requirements

• Degree in a related field or equivalent experience

• Minimum of two years of activist experience

• Prior experience in project development

• Proven thorough knowledge of animal rights issues and PETA campaigns

• Proven exceptional public-speaking skills

• Proven exceptional written and verbal communication skills

• Demonstrated excellent organizational skills and attention to detail

• Professional appearance and adherence to a healthy vegan lifestyle

• Must be at least 21 years of age and have a valid U.S. driver's license, a minimum of three years of driving experience, and a satisfactory driving record

• Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs. on a regular basis

• Support for PETA's philosophy and the ability to professionally advocate PETA's positions on issues

• Commitment to the objectives of the organization

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Division PETA  
Location PETA - Washington, DC  

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