Employment

We are looking for energetic, motivated individuals to join our team!

Western Native Voice (WNV) is a non-profit grassroots organization formed in 2011.  We are committed to inspiring Native leadership so our communities flourish through civic engagement, leadership development, and public policy advocacy. We work on all seven tribal nations in Montana, and Billings, Missoula, and Great Falls. We strive to promote social, racial, gender, economic, and environmental justice to preserve our land, water, culture, and way of life for future generations.

Digital Organizer

April 9, 2020

Do you spend a lot of time on Facebook, Instagram, or texting?

You can get paid to be on social media and work from home, all while being a good ancestor!

Join our amazing team in informing and engaging your community in the Census and voting!

Job Title: Digital Organizer (Temporary – Part-time)

Compensation: $15.00 – $20.00/hour (DOE)

Classification: Part-time, temporary. Employment opportunities starting June 2019 through November 2020. Workload varies each month.

Location: Varies. Our focus areas are the 7 Tribal Nations and Billings, Missoula, and Great Falls.

Western Native Voice (WNV) is committed to inspiring Native leadership so our communities flourish through leadership development, civic engagement, and public policy advocacy.  Our advocacy focuses on protecting and expanding the rights of Native Americans and to preserve our land, culture, and way of life for future generations. We provide information and tools necessary for Natives to have a say in policy changes that impact their lives.

Community Organizers will be responsible for:

  • Establishing and maintaining relationships with WNV allies.

  • Networking and building relationships with community leaders.

  • Recruiting local volunteers for community activities.

  • Educating and engaging Native voters for the 2020 election.

  • Educating and engaging Native communities for the 2020 census.

  • Educating and engaging via social media

  • Organizing and conducting phone banking and text banking

  • Work with local elected officials.

  • Maintaining frequent communication with the team.

  • Prepare progress reports as needed.

  • Other duties, as assigned.

Qualifications:

    • NO ORGANIZING EXPERIENCE NECESSARY- ALL TRAININGS PROVIDED

    • Proficient in the use of computers, social media, and smartphone technologies.

    • Strong interpersonal communication skills.

    • Able to work productively both independently and with a team.

    • Available for travel overnight, statewide up to 4 nights at one time, and work on weekends, after COVID 19 restrictions are lifted.

    • Must be reachable by both email and phone.

    • A heartfelt commitment to improving Native American communities in Montana.

How to apply:  Visit www.westernnativevoice.org to submit an electronic application. Resumes and references can also be emailed to joldelk@westernnativevoice.org. Send a resume and 3 references (name and number). For anyone without work, history send a letter of interest or call our office. Please call 406-869-1938 for any questions.

Community Organizer

July 3, 2019

Western Native Voice is excited to announce that we are hiring Community Organizers throughout Montana! We are seeking highly motivated individuals with a heartfelt commitment to improving Native American Communities in Montana. Join our amazing team and help lead change in your community!

If you, or someone you know, are interested in being a part of the Western Native Voice team please apply now by clicking the link below. Or you can send a resume and cover letter to joldelk@westernnativevoice.org. For questions about the internship, please call (406) 869-1938 or email info@westernnativevoice.org.