Green Shadow Cabinet Now Hiring for Green Action USA

Thursday, July 11, 2013
Ben Manski, White House Chief of Staff

Green Action USA and the Green Shadow Cabinet seek dedicated, personable, experienced, and skillful social change agents to manage Green Action, Inc., d/b/a Green Action USA, a new 501(c)4 organization promoting practices that lead to a more ecological, just, peaceful, and democratic society and to carry forward the Green Shadow Cabinet, a project of Green Action USA.

QUALIFICATIONS for employment with Green Action include:

  • 5 or more years experience in social change work;
  • administrative/management experience;
  • ability to coordinate multiple tasks and ensure timely performance;
  • superior writing and editing skills;
  • commitment to green values and social change;
  • ability to use a web text editor and a rudimentary understanding of html a plus;
  • experience with drupal and civicrm a plus;
  • ability to edit Spanish a plus;
  • a steady hand and a sense of humor.

Note that work location is flexible, though residence in the Madison, Wisconsin or Boston, Massachusetts areas is preferred.


  • Daily or near-daily updating of GreenShadowCabinet.US content;
  • Coordination of conference calls by Cabinet members and others as needed;
  • Day to day administration of non-profit organization, including supervision of staff;
  • Long-term strategic development of Green Action USA;
  • Overseeing online fundraising, direct mail, and major donor fundraising programs;
  • Responding to inquiries.

Note that depending on the pool of applicants, we may decide to divide these responsibilities into two positions, one full time and one half time.


  • Competitive salary commensurate with skills and experience;
  • Assistance with health insurance costs;
  • Bonuses and raises as appropriate.

DEADLINE for applications is ongoing and each application will be reviewed on reception. A hire decision will be made by August 15th, 2013.

TO APPLY send a one page letter of interest, resume/CV, as well as at least three references with contact information, to: Info -at- GreenShadowCabinet.US

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