Reporting and Research Associate

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Somerville, MA
Published 11 days ago


ActBlue is a nonprofit that builds tech and infrastructure for Democratic campaigns, progressive-aligned causes, and people trying to make an impact in order to fuel long-term, people-powered change. If you’ve ever given online to a Democrat or progressive organization, chances are you’ve used our powerful online fundraising platform.

We put power in the hands of small-dollar donors and help thousands of groups — from presidential candidates to environmental organizations — build grassroots movements. We envision a democracy where everyone looking to make progressive people-powered change can easily and effectively deploy their resources, energy, and creativity to shape our country and futures. Each and every one of us, from the political activists to the tech innovators to the customer service pros, is fully committed to our mission.


The Reporting and Research Data is a new department under the Outreach umbrella of ActBlue. The four departments under that, in addition to Reporting and Research are: Democratic Politics and Elections (DPE); Training; Movement, Issue and Charitable Organizations (MICO); and Partnerships. This role will embed in the assigned turf and programs, working as a partner within the DPE Department. 

While this staff member will report to the Reporting and Research Department, their primary role will be to provide reporting and specific research needs to their assignments. Under the Reporting and Research team, they will continue to increase their expertise with the most up to date techniques and ActBlue platforms and tools, as well as use customer relationship management tools to house, analyze, and track progress to goals and relationships. This work will be largely internal facing and work with data specific to account management and ActBlue platform analytics. Research responsibilities will vary according to assigned turf and needs and will be largely focused on helping relationship building and account management staff reach their goals.  


  • Serve as a strategic data partner to assigned teams; 
  • Work in conjunction with various department leadership to set up data benchmarks according to programmatic goals and strategy; 
  • Execute Reporting and Research Data plan according to assigned department goals, strategy and turf; 
  • Train and provide support to various Outreach Departments on how to use pertinent reporting tools; 
  • Provide data and insight for assessment on programs to Reporting and Research leadership;
  • Work as part of a team across departments to help provide data needed to monitor progress to goal; 
  • Work with Reporting and Research leadership to align systems across departments and help set expectations; 
  • Act as a data specialist and as a resource to the assigned team when they have questions about internal data or research; 
  • Maintain CRM and other information tracking systems; 
  • Serve as an advocate and feedback loop to Reporting and Research on behalf of programs assigned;
  • Work with Outreach Associates to provide data expertise and assistance to external partners when needed;
  • Work outside of regular business hours (i.e., 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM) as required;
  • Travel as required; 
  • Other projects as needed. 


  • 1-3 years working in political, issue, or nonprofit campaigns and/or organizations;
  • Experience working in a fast paced, problem solving role preferred; 
  • Self-starter mentality: capable of working independently; 
  • Clear written and verbal communications skill set; 
  • Strong organizational skills including follow through on projects; 
  • Familiarity with BI tools, such as Looker or Tableau preferred; 
  • Ability to multi-task various projects at one time; 
  • Demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusion; 
  • Extremely organized and detail oriented. 


This posting is for a full-time, remote, salaried position. ActBlue is currently authorized to support remote work employees in Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, Washington D.C., and Wisconsin. 

Salary Range: $55,000 - 70,000, depending on experience

The terms and conditions of this position are subject to a collective bargaining agreement with the Campaign Workers Guild, the exclusive bargaining agent of covered ActBlue employees.


  • Flexible work schedules and an unlimited time-off policy
  • Fully paid and trans-inclusive health, dental, and vision insurance for employees and their families
  • Automatic 2% 401K contribution, plus up to 6% match
  • Three months paid parental leave for all new parents, adoptions included; 4 weeks of a fully paid flexible work schedule; plus an additional one week of paid leave and an additional one week of flexible work schedule for every full year the employee has worked for ActBlue
  • Commuter or home-office benefits, including a $1,000 home-office setup allowance for all new full-time remote employees
  • Additional perks including monthly snack deliveries and digital subscriptions to the Boston Globe & New York Times

ActBlue is unable to sponsor work visas at this time.


Women, people of color, LGBTQIA2S+ individuals, and members of other minority or marginalized groups are strongly encouraged to apply. ActBlue is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against candidates on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, or veteran status. 

ActBlue is also committed to providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities throughout the interview and employment process, including using our online system to apply for a position.

*ActBlue will never ask candidates to buy equipment, nor will we email from anything other than an or email address. 


ActBlue is a nonprofit that builds tech and infrastructure for Democratic campaigns, progressive-aligned causes, and people trying to make an impact in order to fuel long-term, people-powered change. If you’ve ever given online…

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Somerville, MA, USA

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