Volunteer Opportunity

Business Development Volunteer, Digital Voter Tools

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We Vote | Oakland, CA
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We Vote


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Published 2 months ago

Time Commitment

A few hours per week

Duration

Short-Term (few weeks/months)


We Vote is looking for a passionate Business Development volunteer (unpaid) who would enjoy reaching out to advocacy organizations and companies that need voting tools for their members or employees. You are a business development professional who wants to help improve voter engagement, and you have time during the work week (6+ hours/week) to make calls, send emails, and form relationships with others who care about improving voter turnout. We Vote is a nonpartisan get-out-the-vote nonprofit startup, and a celebrated Fast Forward nonprofit technology grantee. We Vote has been created by over 100 volunteers, and has the voter guides for nearly 1,000 organizations. 2019 is a fascinating year for American politics, and we have openings for motivated, politically savvy outreach organizers. Join us!


What You'll Do

  • Engage civic organizations that want to help voters learn about what is on their ballot
  • Engage companies that want to encourage their employees to vote
  • Engage advocacy organizations that have endorsements they want to spread in 2019-2020
  • Give demos of our social voter guide software: https://WeVote.US
  • Create presentations describing how We Vote can help get voters engaged
  • Help organizations get started using We Vote
  • Write "how to" documents for new organizations


About We Vote

We Vote is a nonpartisan get-out-the-vote nonprofit startup based in Oakland CA. Our team of volunteers is building cutting edge technology (website + iOS and Android apps) that enables a social voting experience that will touch and mobilize millions of voters leading up to Election Day. Our vision video and the Beta version of our software is at https://wevote.us/more/organization. See Twitter @WeVote. We are a combination of two organizations (501(c)(3) and 501(c)(4), with strong momentum and a network of relationships to build upon.

We Vote is looking for a passionate Business Development volunteer (unpaid) who would enjoy reaching out to advocacy organizations and companies that need voting tools for their members or employees. You are a business development…

Details at a glance

  • Remote Possible
  • Training Provided

How To Apply

Requirements

  • This is for a 6+ hour per week position, remote is ok
  • Has passion for getting out the vote, and supporting everyone’s right to vote. Is strongly in agreement with We Vote’s Core Values.
  • Excellent interpersonal communication (written and oral) with high emotional intelligence.


Please share your resume in PDF format with a brief cover letter sharing why you find this opportunity interesting. Thank you! JoinUs@WeVote.US

Requirements

  • This is for a 6+ hour per week position, remote is ok
  • Has passion for getting out the vote, and supporting everyone’s right to vote. Is strongly in agreement with We Vote’s…

Location

1717 Clemens Rd, Oakland, CA 94602
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