CWA Senior Campaign Lead (Northern California)

Job Type

Full Time




2804 Gateway Oaks Drive
United States


The Political Department at CWA has been expanding its political program in all capacities for the past five years, including member leadership development, PAC fundraising, volunteer recruitment, and member-to-member engagement and IE capacity. We are looking for someone to lead the development of a long-term strategic plan focused on addressing the critical electoral targets and also building a long term strategy for power building in Northern California. This person will work closely with the National Political Director and CWA District 9 Political Director to build a plan that incorporates CWA leadership and rank and file political organizers into strategic plans. This is an amazing opportunity for anyone who wants to help further build one of the most radical and militant rank-and-file programs in Labor.

Job Qualifications

  • At least a bachelor's degree in relevant field or equivalent relevant experience
  • Have at least 5 years of demonstrated campaign experience in either worker organizing, political or legislative work, corporate campaigns and/or movement building
  • Have demonstrated commitment to economic and social justice and the labor movement
  • Have advanced communications skills, both verbal and written
  • Willingness to work long, irregular hours and may involve travel away from home/office

Job Responsibilities

  • Plan, develop and prioritize strategy and tactics, analyzing what is effective
  • Leads and directs campaign work
  • Develop and manage a campaign budget
  • Identify and work with CWA locals and community partners
  • Write and fully communicate a campaign plan and develop campaign metrics
  • Will be accountable for all aspects of the campaign and work to objectives/metrics, directing the work of others towards these goals and producing regular reports
  • Develop training materials and train locals, staff and community partners
  • Responsible for six (6) month campaign evaluation
  • Other duties as assigned

Job Specifications

  • Benefits and other terms as per described in the Memorandum of Agreement
  • This position will not be used to replace regular full time CWA Staff Representatives or District Organizing Coordinators or in lieu of hiring regular full time staff for permanent positions/vacancies.


Benefits and other terms as per described in the Memorandum of Agreement

Level of Language Proficiency


Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

Interested candidates please submit résumé to