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All staff are Independent Contractor Positions

Field Director, Hawkins for Governor

Compensation: $20 an hour

Hours: 15 hours a week to labor day, increased after that based on budget

Reports to: Campaign Manager, Hawkins for Governor (CM)

Location: Can be anywhere in the state, but Central NY, NYC, or Capital District preferred

Duties:

  1. Lead with recruitment and integration of volunteers and interns into the campaign. Develop and assign volunteer tasks, monitor their activities, and ensure volunteer canvassing results are entered into the campaign database. Develop materials for volunteer training and use.
  2.  Working with other staff, take lead responsibility outside of NYC to organize campaign events. This includes scheduling; recruiting host / sponsors; developing and implementing outreach materials and plan; assisting other staff with fundraising
  3. Working with CM, identify and contact constituencies and organizations to develop support for the campaign.
  4. Take lead responsibility for the distribution of campaign materials (literature, buttons and signs) to volunteers and supporters.
  5. Identify need for new campaign materials and assist in their development.
  6. Serve as liaison with local Green Party organizations and new groups.
  7. Assist development of "Get Out the Vote" strategy based on identified volunteers and supporters.

Ideal Candidate Shall:

Have prior campaign organizing experience, preferably with the Green Party

Be familiar with the Green Party and its platform

Have demonstrated ability to direct volunteers manage events

Be able to handle multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment.

Be able to work with geographically remote management and stakeholders.

Be familiar with Google Documents, Spreadsheets, Calendar; Videoconferencing

Be familiar with Nationbuilder or a similar supporter database (e.g. ActionKit, ActionNetwork, Raisers Edge, NGPVan, ActBlue, etc) a plus.

Be fluent in a language in addition to English a plus.

Have the ability to help strengthen diversity within the campaign.

Have strong writing and public speaking skills, graphic art experience helpful.

Please send a cover letter and resume to employment(at)howiehawkins.org, with the subject line "Field Director".

Campaign Fundraiser, Hawkins for Governor

Compensation: $20 an hour or potential for commission

Hours: 15 hours a week to labor day, increased after that based on budget

Reports to: Campaign Manager, Hawkins for Governor (CM)

Location: Can be anywhere in the state, but Syracuse area preferred

Duties:

  1. Work with the Governor and Lt. Governor candidates to schedule and stick to fundraising call sessions
  2. Guide the candidates through personal donor list cultivation and help set asks and scripts for those contacts
  3. Implement new donor acquisition and engagement strategies through: identifying progressive donors, researching donor list acquisition, converting social media followers into website signups, turning signups gained through canvassing and other volunteer outreach into donors
  4. Create or commission image and video concepts for online fundraising
  5. Assist production of direct mail piece
  6. Assist drafting and proofing of regular fundraising emails
  7. Assist with recruiting and supporting house party fundraisers

Ideal Candidate Shall:

Have prior campaign fundraising experience, preferably with the Green Party

Be familiar with the Green Party and its platform

Have demonstrated ability to support candidates or other organizational leaders in the donor request process

Be able to handle multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment.

Be able to work with geographically remote management and stakeholders.

Be familiar with Google Documents, Spreadsheets, Calendar; Videoconferencing

Be familiar with Nationbuilder or a similar supporter/donor database (e.g. ActionKit, ActionNetwork, Raisers Edge, NGPVan, ActBlue, etc) and publishing online donation pages with appropriate tracking codes.

Be able to resize, crop and adjust images for online or print use. Graphic design experience a plus.

Be fluent in a language in addition to English a plus.

Have the ability to help strengthen diversity within the campaign.

Have strong writing and public speaking skills a plus.

Please send a cover letter and resume to employment(at)howiehawkins.org, with the subject line "Campaign Fundraiser".

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