Profession activism officer

Activism officers promote or hinder social, political, economic or environmental change by using different tactics such as persuasive research, media pressure or public campaigning.

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Personality Type

  • Enterprising / Artistic


  • Use communication techniques

    Apply techniques of communication which allow interlocutors to better understand each other and communicate accurately in the transmission of messages.

  • Guide others

    Lead, support, train and motivate a group of people, in order to reach a common goal.

  • Organise supporters

    Coordinate and managing relations with networks of supporters.

  • Apply strategic thinking

    Apply generation and effective application of business insights and possible opportunities, in order to achieve competitive business advantage on a long-term basis.

  • Design campaign actions

    Create oral or written operations to achieve a certain goal .

Optional knowledge and skills

conduct public presentations observe confidentiality perform project management time management show intercultural awareness speak in public listen actively establish collaborative relations motivate supporters work in an international environment work as a team social media management plan events

Common job titles

  • Program officer, media and narratives
  • Executive director
  • Assistant vice president, diversity and inclusion
  • National political director – service employees international union (seiu)
  • Project teach peer education coordinator
  • Talent and operations manager
  • Major gifts officer
  • Director of organizational leadership
  • Security and emergency preparedness specialist
  • External organizer