Grassroots Asian Rising Membership Coordinator

Grassroots Asians Rising · San Francisco, California
Department Grassroots Asians Rising
Employment Type Full-Time
Compensation $55-65k

Grassroots Asian Rising Membership Coordinator

Position Overview:

The purpose of this position is to build and engage grassroots AAPI organizations in to the membership of GAR (Grassroots Asians Rising). This includes building a base by identifying, engaging, and recruiting such organizations; staying connected with them and identifying opportunities for support, sharing of resources, development of leadership; engaging member organizations in GAR activities; and leading administrative functioning and supporting fundraising for GAR.


  • Meet with National Coordinator regularly to plan, implement and evaluate membership recruitment and engagement, and for administrative responsibilities
  • Commitment to prioritizing grassroots AAPI organizing and base-building
  • Strong communication and relationship building skills
  • Ability to effectively bridge with people where they are at, and where they need to go
  • Detail oriented (Ability to coordinate logistics and people)
  • Self-motivated and self-managed
  • Minimum 2-3 years’ experience in similar work


BASE: Develop and lead the coordination of GAR’s membership (50%)

  • Lead development of GAR membership infrastructure and programming
  • Recruit organizations to GAR membership
  • Coordinate membership engagement activities and tracking
  • Conduct regular check-ins with GAR member orgs


PROGRAM: GAR Activities (20%)

  • Lead coordination and development of GAR membership activities like conferences, trainings, etc.
  • Represent GAR in other alliances


OPERATIONS: Administration (30%)

  • Coordinate administrative needs with GAR’s fiscal sponsor, the Chinese Progressive Association (reimbursements, check requests)
  • Coordinate GAR CC stipends, reimbursements, etc. throughout year

Employment Terms:

This position is full time.

Salary and Benefits:

$55-65k. This position is benefits-eligible, including medical and dental benefits, plus paid vacation, sick time and holidays.

Competitive benefits include

  • Paid vacation and personal leave
  • Paid parental leave
  • Medical, vision, dental, and life insurance
  • Medical, Parking, and Dependent Care FSAs with employer contributions available
  • Commuter benefits
  • Subsidized gym membership
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Retirement Savings Account

How to Apply: (Times New Roman, 15px) 

Submit resume, cover letter and writing sample (combined in one PDF), and submit three references. Open until filled.

Chinese Progressive Association is an equal opportunity employer. Low-income people, people of color, LGBTQ people and women strongly encouraged to apply. Pursuant of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records for employment.

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  • Location
    San Francisco, California
  • Department
    Grassroots Asians Rising
  • Employment Type
  • Compensation