Job Openings

Training Director

Leadership development and training is at the core of what we do. Michigan United believes in developing the capacity of grassroots leaders and community members to take charge over their own lives and change the systems that are at the root of poverty and inequality. The training director will be responsible for coordinating training and leadership development across the organization. The training director will both lead as a trainer and manage trainings led by other staff members. (Read more…)

Statewide Organizing Director

The Organizing Director will help lead the senior team, and oversee multiple organizing departments. The Organizing Director will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of campaigns across the organization, recruitment of new members, leadership development, and mentorship of organizers. This is a senior-level position with significant responsibility for managing department heads and helping to guide the growth, development, and strategy of the organization. (Read more…)

West Michigan Regional Organizing Director

The West Michigan Regional Organizing Director will be responsible for managing a team of community organizers and service providers in Kalamazoo and Grand Rapids in a way that contributes to the growth and sustainability of Michigan United on the west side of the state. In addition, this person will lead the charge for growing the presence of Michigan United in West Michigan and surrounding communities through raising money and expanding our relationship with churches, labor unions, community organizations, and individuals. This person will serve on the organization’s senior leadership team as the voice for the west side of the state managing 3 organizers, and will work closely with the Detroit-based Executive Director and the Development Director. (Read more…)