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Political Organizer

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Memphis For All
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Memphis, TN
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Published 14 days ago

Position: Political Organizer

Status: Employee

Overview:

This is a Memphis-based, full-time employee position. We are seeking a passionate political organizer for a 12 month project. Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC), immigrants, women, and LGBTQ candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

Scope of project includes:

  • Recruiting new volunteers, members and small donors
  • Hosting digital and in-person outreach, training, and volunteer events
  • Identifying and developing volunteer leaders
  • Conducting direct voter contact operation for the 2022 elections

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Ability to work on evenings and weekends
  • Event and training facilitation
  • Understanding of campaigns and political program
  • Experience with data management such as VAN, or similar voter database
  • Phone banking, door to door canvassing, and other direct voter contact
  • Volunteer recruitment and leadership development

Requirements:

  • Alignment with vision and values of Memphis For All
  • Oral and written communication, problem solving, and critical thinking skills
  • Skilled with Zoom, Google Suite, and social media platforms
  • Proficiency with spreadsheets, data entry
  • Experience working on political campaigns
  • Experience with volunteer recruitment and training
  • Interest in political strategy, grassroots organizing, and learning new skills
  • Strong commitment to meeting deadlines, measuring and reporting progress
  • Willingness to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends; some local travel is required; access to personal vehicle and a valid driver’s license is strongly recommended.

Compensation: $42k to $46k

This is a W-2, overtime-exempt salary position. Candidates who prefer to arrange W-9, contract compensation are also welcomed to apply.

Position: Political Organizer

Status: Employee

Overview:

This is a Memphis-based, full-time employee position. We are seeking a passionate political organizer for a 12 month project. Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC), immigrants…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    May 1, 2021
  • Education
    High School Diploma Required
  • Professional Level
    Managerial

Salary

$42,000 - $46,000This is a W-2, overtime-exempt salary position. Candidates who prefer to arrange W-9, contract compensation are also welcomed to apply.

Benefits

Possible healthcare provided

Possible healthcare provided

Location

On-site
Memphis, TN

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