We are seeking qualified individuals to fill the role of Field Director (FD) for campaigns in the
New York City Area. The FD will work with Organizers and senior campaign staff to develop,
implement and execute petition and direct contact field programs. A successful candidate will
be a self starter possessing a breadth of experience across all aspects of organizing political
campaigns, demonstrated leadership abilities, excellent communications skills, admin level
knowledge of Votebuilder/VAN software, and knowledge of Excel and Google Sheets.
Applicants who live locally to the campaign or have access to their own vehicle will be given
Creation of canvass proposals and plans
Recruitment, hiring, and training of Canvassers and Field Organizers
Tracking and submission of payroll and employee paperwork
Leading quality control checks on all staff daily
Tracking and assessment of the program and recommending methods to improve
Micro targeting likely voters through research of demographics, income, and local issues
Regular communication with campaign leadership and submission of daily reports
Fulfilling other duties as required
At least two but preferred three campaign seasons with organizing or management
Absolute confidentiality with regards to all aspects of the campaign
The ability to comprehend messaging for and articulate issues relating to the campaign
Demonstrated admin level knowledge of NGP VAN software suites
Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to use office software like Excel, Word, Google
Sheets and file sharing services like Onedrive or Dropbox.
Familiarity with New York State ballot access procedure
Excellent written and oral communication skills
The ability to lead and develop staff
Availability to work all weekends and Fridays
The ability to communicate electronically at all times while working.
Compensation - Negotiable depending on experience
To apply, please send an email with your name and “ Field Director" in the subject line to email@example.com. Please include a resume, cover letter, and one writing sample.