Iowa Constituency Organizer

Iowa
Political
Full Time
Amy for America is seeking full-time Constituency Organizers for the 2020 Presidential Primary election. Organizers will be responsible for developing, maintaining, and utilizing strategic relationships and constituency-based teams throughout the state. The chosen candidates will be directly responsible for meeting goals, delivering the margin of victory in their area, and will directly report to the Iowa Engagement Director.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

    • Identifying, recruiting, training, and supervising constituency volunteer teams
    • Coordinating and participating in local constituency events to build political power and engage key constituency groups throughout the state
    • Providing detailed regular reporting of constituency activities and program results
    • Representing the campaign at various political and community events and meetings
    • Identifying surrogates and staffing principals at events around the state
    • Maintaining awareness of programmatic health in their area of responsibility and communicating that status to supervisor on a frequent basis
    • Other duties as assigned

Our ideal candidate for the position has the following qualifications:

    • Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to successfully relate to people from a wide range of backgrounds
    • Must be able to work independently and in team settings
    • Must be able to work long and irregular hours as needed
    • Willingness to relocate in-state for the duration of the campaign, if necessary
    • Creative thinking and a “can-do” attitude for problem-solving
    • Applicants must have a valid driver's license, reliable access to a car, smartphone and a laptop
    • Previous campaign experience or community organizing experience preferred but not necessary
    • Bilingual in English/Spanish is a plus
    • Ties to Iowa politics are ideal but not required
Amy for America is committed to diversity among its staff, and recognizes that its continued success requires the highest commitment to obtaining and retaining a diverse staff that provides the best quality services to supporters and constituents. Amy for America strongly encourages candidates from all backgrounds to apply. Amy for America is an equal opportunity employer and it is our policy to recruit, hire, train, promote and administer any and all personnel actions based on business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications without regard to race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, sexual orientation, and military and veteran status, or because another person perceives a person to have one or more of these characteristics. Amy for America will not tolerate any unlawful discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics.