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Census Outreach Specialist

Richard Heath and Associates Los Angeles, CA
  • Expired: September 11, 2019. Applications are no longer accepted.

Exciting Job Opportunities with
California Complete Count - Census 2020
Work with RHA to ensure that every Californian is counted in the Census

Richard Heath & Associates, Inc. (RHA) is currently hiring seven qualified candidates for the following position:
Census Outreach Specialist
(one position for each of the following areas: San Jose, Stockton, San Luis Obispo, Fresno, Bakersfield, Los Angeles, Santa Ana)
Compensation: $26.50 and a benefits package

Are you passionate about making a difference in your community? Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment to help ensure that every person gets counted?
The Census Outreach Specialist will participate in the implementation of the California Census Count (CCC). This full-time temporary position will be responsible for managing relationships with local community groups and communicating strategic priorities and program updates. They will support the coordination of and provide staffing for community outreach events. Duties also include:
+ Facilitating communication and coordinating efforts between the on-air marketing campaign and the boots-on-the-ground campaign by employing a rapid response team to amplify the on-air campaign and coordinate efforts with the ground team
+ Sharing messages (including clarification of misinformation)
+ Hosting regional learning communities to provide real-time feedback
+ Identifying tools to best serve the local partners
+ Coordinating public relations events (finding/recruiting grassroots locations), performing logistics, checking and assessing sites for events
+ Recruiting a network of mission-aligned, nonprofit partners who will increase awareness

Successful candidates will be mission aligned, detail oriented, demonstrate excellent writing and grammar skills, have prior experience with grassroots outreach efforts and an ability to broker relationships with diverse communities and organizations. Must be comfortable interacting with various stakeholders.
Bachelor's degree preferred, two years of relevant work experience, personal vehicle, driver's license, acceptable driving record and insurance are required.
Please send your resume to: hr@rhainc.com apply on our website, or call (559) 447-7042.
The data collected by the Census every ten years determines the number of seats each state has in the U.S. House of Representatives and is used to distribute billions of dollars in federal funds to state and local governments. A complete and accurate count of California's population is critical to ensuring that people who live in the Golden State are represented fairly and that adequate funding is available for healthcare, public service and other necessary programs. RHA will support outreach projects designed to ensure an accurate and complete count of Californians in the 2020 Census. We will augment the state Census Outreach Campaign by providing program management, compliance, and direct field support. The California Census anticipates projects associated with these efforts will take one year to 18 months to fully complete.

Richard Heath & Associates is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. Employment at Richard Heath & Associates is contingent upon passing all required clearances of the position, which may include but not limited to: criminal history, driving record, employment verification, and drug testing.

Richard Heath and Associates

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Los Angeles, CA
90006 USA