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REGIONAL FIELD DIRECTOR

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New Virginia Majority
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Norfolk, VA
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Published 26 days ago

REGIONAL FIELD DIRECTOR

New Virginia Majority (NVM), Virginia’s leading civic engagement organization, builds power in working-class communities of color across the Commonwealth. We organize in communities year-round for racial, economic, and environmental justice through political education, mass-scale voter outreach, mobilization, and intensive leadership development around dozens of issues. We fight for a Virginia that is just, democratic, and environmentally sustainable. We are an equal opportunity employer

DESCRIPTION: New Virginia Majority is hiring a Regional Field Director to manage its paid voter outreach programs. Ideal candidates will be highly organized, detail-oriented and self-starters.

POSITION: 

Regional Field Director

POSITION TYPE:

Full-time

LOCATION:

Norfolk, VA

RESPONSIBILITIES: The RFD is responsible for recruiting, training and managing a team of leads and canvassers with intention to meet yearly voter outreach goals. RFD’s must maintain consistent reporting, and will also be responsible for supporting volunteer efforts. RFD’s will work closely with the data team to ensure quality data management. RFD’s will need to complete administrative duties as assigned. This position reports directly to the Statewide Field Director.

Required Skills: Competitive applicants for RFD must be goal-oriented and have field organizing or electoral organizing experience. They must have strong leadership skills and experience managing a large staff. Knowledge and experience using VAN and similar voter outreach tools is strongly preferred. Other skills required include:

  • Valid driver's license and reliable transportation 
  • Minimum 2 years of experience managing a successful field team
  • Proficiency in spreadsheets, Microsoft Word, and related software
  • Ability to work irregular/long hours 
  • Ability to meet goals on deadline and work under pressure 
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills 
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently 
  • Alignment with NVM’s ideology and goals


*COVID 19 Vaccination proof is required unless a medical or religious accommodation is requested and approved.

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New Virginia Majority (NVM), Virginia’s leading civic engagement organization, builds power in working-class communities of color across the Commonwealth. We organize in communities year-round for racial, economic, and environmental justice through political education, mass-scale voter outreach, mobilization, and intensive leadership development around dozens of issues. We fight for a Virginia that is just, democratic, and environmentally sustainable. We are an equal opportunity employer.

REGIONAL FIELD DIRECTOR

New Virginia Majority (NVM), Virginia’s leading civic engagement organization, builds power in working-class communities of color across the Commonwealth. We organize in communities year-round for racial…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    High School Diploma Required
  • Experience Level
    Intermediate
Salary
USD $54,000 - USD $59,000
/ year
COMPENSATION: Salary commensurates with experience. The Regional Field Director is responsible for his/her own travel to/from Virginia (if relocating) and local housing.

Benefits

NVM and our affiliated hub organizations cover 100% of the individual cost and 75% of the family cost for medical, dental, life and short-term disability insurance for our full time employees and we provide transportation and cell phone allowances every month. Additionally, we provide family and medical leave, paid parental leave, 401b (retirement plan) employer match, acurrable vacation and sick leave and we offer flex-time and telework options for our staff.

NVM and our affiliated hub organizations cover 100% of the individual cost and 75% of the family cost for medical, dental, life and short-term disability insurance for our full time…

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Norfolk, VA
Associated Location
Norfolk, VA, USA

How to Apply

HOW TO APPLY:

Please send a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to https://www.newvirginiamajority.org/jobs with the position name and preferred location in the subject header.

Incomplete applications will not be considered. Due to the high volume of applications, we are not able to respond to applicants whose candidacy is not being pursued. No phone calls please. 

HOW TO APPLY:

Please send a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to https://www.newvirginiamajority.org/jobs with the position name and preferred…

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