National Political Director
Political - Full Time - Washington
America Votes is the coordination hub of the progressive community, leading collaborative efforts among a diverse coalition of more than 400 state and national partner organizations to advance progressive policies, win elections and protect every American’s right to vote. America Votes works nationally and in more than 20 states to provide a range of services to partners, including strategic planning, advocacy and electoral campaign coordination, data tools and targeting services, and on-the-ground leadership in key states. For more information about America Votes, visit www.americavotes.org.
Commitment to Racial Equity
America Votes is committed to advancing racial equity through organizational systems and policies that are consistently tested, evaluated and updated. Some organizational priorities include:
America Votes sees its commitment to racial equity as an integral part of its success. Applicants are encouraged to reflect on how they see themselves contributing to America Votes’ work on advancing racial equity.
America Votes is seeking a talented leader with a record of success executing issue and electoral campaign programs as well as building strong partnerships and coalitions.
The national political director is primarily responsible for leading the high-level program coordination and ongoing engagement of 60+ national partner organizations. Additionally, the national political director will co-develop strategy to seamlessly coordinate national and state-based partners’ programs and priorities to develop products that track programs and identify coalition-wide priorities and opportunities, building a seamless and unique connection between state and national efforts.
The national political director will ensure programs and elections advance the shared long-term vision for progressive change, including growing the coalition as needed to achieve those goals. This is an exciting opportunity for a proven, visionary leader to build the national partner engagement program at a high-impact organization and serve as a critical member of the organization’s senior leadership team.
This position is based in Washington, D.C.
Salary is commensurate with experience, $125,000 - $145,000. Benefits include health, dental, vision and 401(K).
Please submit a copy of your resume, a cover letter and three references to the application form found at https://americavotes.org/jobs/?job_id=fecb0390-d90d-49f6-8d24-423cfbbfee14.
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America Votes is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse, inclusive and equitable workplace. America Votes does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected category under local, state or federal law.