job: Strategist/Organizer – Equal Justice USA

We are seeking a sharp and committed organizer, advocate, and strategic thinker to join our Violence Reduction Initiative team as our next Strategist in Newark, NJ. EJUSA has been working in Newark for the last 5 years to develop alternative responses to violence including community-based violence intervention, trauma response systems, healing, trauma-informed policing, and more. This person should have excellent communication, advocacy, policy, coalition-building, and communications skills and will lead the organizing and coalition-building efforts and drive systems change work in Newark, with the potential to engage in related work in other NJ cities as needed. This is a terrific opportunity to be a part of a dynamic and hard-working team at a leading grassroots advocacy organization. https://ejusa.org/about-us/jobs/