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Get Out the Vote (Voter Outreach) Chair

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Democrats Abroad Mexico
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Mexico City, CDMX, Mexico
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Published 13 days ago

Purpose:

The Get Out the Vote (GOTV) Chair shall serve as an integral leader on the Democrats Abroad Mexico City (DACDMX) Executive Board and shall design and supervise the execution of the chapter’s voter outreach effort including digital and “on the ground” efforts.


Responsibilities:

  • Develop strategy, timeline, budget, and goals for voter outreach initiatives, focusing on voter registration and ballot returns.
  • Develop and lead the DACDMX GOTV Committee, composed of interested volunteers and other Board members. Provide training, support, and support for those volunteers.
  • Become familiar with the relevant federal and state laws and regulations concerning absentee voting and voting from abroad. Distribute timely, relevant, and accurate information on these laws and regulations to voters.
  • Stay apprised of efforts being coordinated by the national and global GOTV teams.
  • Serve on the DAMX GOTV Committee.
  • During Presidential Election Years, work closely with the Chapter Chair to ensure the smooth, organized management of the Voting Center during the Global Presidential Primary.
  • Complete other duties as assigned by the Chair.


Qualifications:

  • Strong organizational skills required.
  • Strong communication skills required. 
  • Willingness to learn and use Nationbuilder required (no prior experience needed).
  • Project management experience required.
  • Team leadership experience preferred.
  • Previous experience working on GOTV campaigns preferred.
  • Experience volunteering or familiarity with Democrats Abroad preferred.
  • Willingness to use Google Workspace/Google Drive, Canva (or other graphic design platform), and WhatsApp preferred.


Additional Requirements:

  • US citizenship.
  • Over the age of 18.
  • Strong command of the English language.
  • Current Democrats Abroad membership or willingness to join (no fee).
  • Ability to attend monthly hour-long meetings with the board on the third Saturday of each month at 1pm CDT (remote).
  • Residence in the greater Mexico City area.
  • Commit to this position through March 2023 (barring unforeseen events).

Purpose:

The Get Out the Vote (GOTV) Chair shall serve as an integral leader on the Democrats Abroad Mexico City (DACDMX) Executive Board and shall design and supervise the execution of the chapter’s voter outreach effort including digital and…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per month
  • Recurrence
    Recurring
  • Training Provided
  • Language / Cultural Support Available
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Mexico City, CDMX, Mexico
Associated Location
Mexico City, CDMX, Mexico

Apply to This Volunteer Opportunity

Instructions:

Please submit your resume and an introduction letter. In the letter, please describe your interest and qualifications for this position. We are particularly interested to hear about any experience with community organizing, project management, voter outreach, volunteer service, and progressive/Democratic politics.

Please feel free to send any questions about the role to Info-MX-MexicoCity@democratsabroad.org.

Democrats Abroad Mexico City does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, ancestry, native language, age (over 18), disability, marital, family, or parental status, income, sexual orientation, or military status.

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