GOTV Director

Deadline:

Part Time

The Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor (DFL) Party is hiring a full-time GOTV Director for the 2022 cycle. This is a mid level position for those interested in a campaign position. The GOTV Director will report directly to the Deputy Coordinated Campaign Director. The position will be based in St. Paul, MN.

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate across departments and with electoral partners to design and implement a statewide GOTV program to elect Democrats up and down the ticket in November.
  • Build and maintain interdepartmental systems and structures needed for a strong GOTV.
  • Work to facilitate effective communication and collaboration with coordinated campaign departments as well as stakeholders, partner organizations, and campaigns to maximize volunteer recruitment and voter contact.
  • Oversee GOTV planning and preparation, including turf cutting, supplies distribution, action centers, staffing structure, and boiler room logistics.
  • Coordinate the DFL early voting efforts for party and partner staff.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned.

Requirements:

  • At least two cycles of statewide campaign organizing experience, including at least one cycle of managing staff, is strongly preferred.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Experience and ability to work with a diverse group of stakeholders.
  • Strong public speaking skills.
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable access to a vehicle
  • Proficiency in VoteBuilder (VAN), Google Docs, and Excel
  • Ability to adapt to a fast paced, changing work environment.
  • Ability to work long and irregular hours, including nights and weekends.
  • Commitment to electing Minnesota Democrats up and down the ballot.

 Preferred but not required:

  • Minnesota experience or ties to the state
  • Experience designing and delivering in-person and virtual trainings for staff and volunteers.

Compensation: Salary: $7,000 a month. Employees of the DFL are paid on a bi-weekly basis and receive a competitive benefits package including health care and dental.

To Apply: Send a one-page cover letter and resume to Enid Swaggert, at [email protected] with the email subject line “GOTV Director”

Diversity and Inclusion: The Minnesota DFL is an equal-opportunity employer. The DFL Party is committed to including groups historically underrepresented due to race/ethnicity, religion, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, and/or ability. We strongly encourage members of underrepresented and marginalized communities to apply.

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