The Human Rights Campaign and the Human Rights Campaign Foundation together serve as America's largest civil rights organization working to achieve LGBTQ equality. By inspiring and engaging individuals and communities, HRC strives to end discrimination against LGBTQ people and realize a world that achieves fundamental fairness and equality for all. The Human Rights Campaign envisions a world where lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people are ensured equality and embraced as full members of society at home, at work and in every community.
We strongly encourage people of color, transgender and non-binary people to apply. HRC is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes everyone, including non-LGBTQ people, to join our team. Position Summary:The Pride Administrative Temp will work with the Membership Outreach staff under the direction of the Senior Manager, Membership Outreach, facilitating the logistics of HRC’s presence at 300 pride event festivals nationwide. The Pride Administrative Temp must be extremely proactive, detail oriented, with database experience and/or demonstrated aptitude to handle a multitude of details simultaneously. This is a six-month position beginning in early February 2019 and ending in late July. Position Responsibilities:Participate as an integral part of the pride program, with responsibilities including: • Lead on application submissions for festival and parade participation at over 300 annual pride events• Assure logistical on-the-ground preparedness of pride events, including proper rental equipment arrangement• Work with our insurance company to verify HRC is properly insured for each event• Manage integrity of data entered into both internal database and external volunteer website• Track pride-related travel for 40+ staffed events• Organize and process revenue and confidential membership information• Assist with fulfilling pride materials on an as-needed basis• May update program materials and trainings• Assist with updating of annual interactive pride website• Order administrative supplies for program• Other duties as assigned
Position Qualifications: • One to three years of successful administrative or program support • Meticulous attention to detail• Professional & responsible manner • Basic proficiency in or willingness to work with Microsoft Word, Excel and Google Drive• Personal interest in and commitment to LGBT rights are desirable to engage with constituents. All positions at the Human Rights Campaign may require travel on a regular basis or periodically. Where the need arises for business travel, appropriate compensation as outlined by the Fair Labor Standards Act will apply. No phone calls, please. Due to the volume of applications we receive, we are unable to respond to queries about application status.