Campaigns Manager

Job Type

Full Time


Details: Depending on experience




In Defense Of Animals
San Rafael

United States


Summary: Manages all aspects of In Defense of Animals' campaigns as detailed below:

Campaign Oversight and Facilitation:

  • Annual evaluation of campaigns, initiatives, and sanctuaries to ensure they are in line with IDA’s mission and vision
  • Oversee and facilitate campaigns' vision, mission, planning, strategy and tactics
  • Advises on the organization's overall campaign strategy and direction
  • Creates and manages campaigner plans and protocols, and hones them to be effective
  • Line-manages Campaigners and Sanctuary Managers
  • Coaches and advises campaigners to be effective in achieving their mission
  • Sets targets for Sanctuaries and Campaigns to measure achievement against goals and analyzes progress
  • Collaborates with heads of departments and other key figures in the organization to provide relevant, timely content as required
  • Advises and inputs on organizational and campaign messaging
  • Assists in the preparation of job descriptions, job postings and candidate interviews
  • Assists in strategy to leverage key campaign contacts
  • Works closely with Communications Director to advise and input on communication strategies
  • Manages and analyzes the organization’s campaigner software and databases
  • Participates in weekly management meetings when requested
  • Keeps organization appraised up to date with regular campaign updates
  • Advises and inputs on non-profit software and infrastructure needs
  • Coordinates timely meetings of campaigners to lead strategy, analyze successes and share challenges
  • Coordinates regular campaigner training sessions with leading experts
  • Keeps current with latest campaigning laws, science, and theory and puts it into practice
  • Stays current on and implements best management techniques
  • Oversees onboarding of new campaigners and responsible for setting onboarding procedure


All the above are essential functions of this position.

Education or Experience: Two years college preferred and a minimum of 6 years experience in management and also corporate and legislative campaigning.


Benefits available for staff working over 32 hours/week

Level of Language Proficiency


Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

Please submit cover letter expanding on your qualifications, a detailed resume and salary requirements.