Field Coordinator

Job Type

Full Time


Minimum: $45,000.00
Maximum: $50,000.00



Start Date:



89 South St
Lower Level
United States


MVT seeks a dynamic, full-time Field Coordinator to join the Massachusetts Voter Table team. The Field Coordinator will manage relationships with partner organizations and coordinate field programs. The ideal candidate is detail-oriented and a strategic thinker. They will also have a background in managing field programs, demonstrated coalition and campaign skills, and the ability to work effectively with people from diverse backgrounds. This position reports to the MVT Director.


  • Manage the implementation of MVT partners' field programs, ensuring benchmarks and goals are met;
  • Connect partners organizations' field plans and integrated voter engagement goals to develop deeper coordination and collaboration;
  • Support partner organizations through the development of field plans, providing technical assistance, messaging guidance, and responding to program requests;
  • Serve as the organizer and driver of coordinated table projects/programs;
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with partner organizations;
  • Assist in the development and implementation of all statewide, strategic plans;
  • Create tracking systems to synthesize organizational plans and produce reports on gaps in the overall strategy;
  • Work closely with the Data & Targeting Manager to provide partners with appropriate analysis, technical assistance, and guidance in their work;
  • Provide strategic programmatic assistance, guidance and support to the Table's work including the development of shared metrics and evaluations, innovative new approaches, long- and short-term organizing strategies and engagement of new allies and potential partners;
  • Assist organizational partners in developing integrated voter engagement plans that encourage year-round civic engagement programs including issue education, organizing, voter registration and mobilization.


  • 2 years’ minimum experience in labor, political or community organizing and political campaigns preferred. Field organizing and direct voter contact experience required;
  • Strong VAN (Voter Activation Network) skills required;
  • Experience working with underrepresented and/or diverse communities;
  • Experience facilitating coalitions and knowledge of Massachusetts' political landscape is a plus;
  • Familiarity with digital organizing tools and analytics (email, mobile messaging, social media) is a plus;
  • Ability to manage several tasks/projects concurrently and prioritize work effectively;
  • Ability to communicate effectively, work well under pressure, be detail oriented and meet deadlines;
  • Ability to think independently and creatively;
  • Must exercise good judgment and discretion and be able to work independently and as a member of a group;
  • Ability to engender trust with table partners and confidence in the work;
  • Spanish language skills are highly desired;
  • Willingness to travel regularly throughout the state; a driver's license is a plus;
  • Willingness to work occasional nights and weekends.


We strongly encourage online applications. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled with a target of June 2018. Please attach a resume and cover letter.


A generous benefits package (healthcare, retirement) is included.

Level of Language Proficiency

Spanish language skills are highly desired.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

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