North Carolina State Director

Help us build community in the Tar Heel State! The American Conservation Coalition (ACC) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to mobilizing young people around environmental action through common-sense, pro-innovation, and limited-government principles. ACC was founded in 2017 by a group of young conservatives who wanted to fill the ideological gap in the environmental movement that was preventing effective, durable action.

We believe economic and environmental success go hand-in-hand and that everyone should feel empowered to take a seat at the table in discussions concerning conservation, clean energy, sportsmen’s rights, agriculture, climate, and more. ACC empowers young people who are tired of partisan inaction and equips them to build a better, more effective environmental movement for all Americans.

As North Carolina State Director, you’ll play a pivotal role in advancing ACC’s mission by providing on-the-ground support to state-based campaigns and branches. You will lead efforts to expand membership, establish and support branches, and organize engaging events. 

Responsibilities:

  • Spearhead membership growth in North Carolina.
  • Establish new branches and support existing branches.
  • Develop and organize branch events.
  • Organize recruitment efforts on the ground and on social media.
  • Monitor and support branch social media.
  • Provide feedback and ideas from members to the Eastern Regional Director.
  • Attend staff calls, membership calls, and department calls.
  • Connect grassroots members with advocacy opportunities.
  • Lead during legislator meetings.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred. Current students need not apply. 
  • At least two years of experience in grassroots organizing, community outreach, or related fields.
  • Ability to travel up to 40% of the time to support branches and participate in events in the state.
  • Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends, as needed.

Location and Travel Requirements:

  • Applicants must reside in North Carolina or be willing to relocate there. Relocation expenses will not be covered. 
  • When not traveling around the state, this job can be performed remotely from home. 
  • In addition to up to 40% state-based travel, occasional travel for team retreats and other events will be required. 

Benefits:

ACC offers a generous benefits package including health, dental, vision, retirement benefits, and unlimited paid time off.

Applicants must be able to work in the U.S. as ACC does not have the ability to sponsor visas at this time.