House Victory Political Director - Florida Democratic Party

Tallahassee or Miami, Florida /
Florida Democratic Party – House Victory /
Full-time
Florida House Victory is the political arm responsible for the operations of the Florida House Caucus and housed under the Florida Democratic Party. The House Democratic Leader-Designate and their campaign committee oversee the House Victory operations and its staff.

Florida House Victory seeks a Political Director to develop and execute the Caucus’ political work plan to build the durable political infrastructure necessary to win governing power in the Florida House. Candidates should have a proven track record of managing complex electoral and/or legislative campaigns, with excellent verbal and written communication skills and sophisticated analysis of the current political landscape. This is a political position in a collaborative, fast-paced, and innovative environment; the work will require travel, weeknight, and weekend hours.

Responsibilities Include:

    • Assist in implementing cycle political plan for incumbent-protection & targeted GOP seats 
    • Coordinate candidate recruitment process in key state house seats 
    • Recruit, train & manage district-level staff in key races (i.e. managers & field organizers) 
    • Manage day-to-day needs of the HV vendor team 
    • Serve as the main point of contact for candidates on day-to-day operations
    • Coordinate with partner organizations on HV campaigns 
    • Track topline district performance, registration, and local news for key districts
    • Build political budgets with HV Leader, Senior Advisor, candidates, & vendors

Desired Skills and Qualifications:

    • A minimum of three years of relevant experience in politics 
    • Experience and knowledge of Florida politics 
    • Proven track record of planning, managing and executing complex electoral and legislative campaigns 
    • Level-headed and able to manage several simultaneous responsibilities 
    • A goal-driven, detail-oriented self-starter and problem-solver with ability to work independently and as part of a collaborative team 
    • Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
    • Bi-lingual Spanish/English speakers are encouraged to apply 
Salary commensurate with experience. Florida House Victory is dedicated to a strong work environment that includes health benefits and paid time off to its employees.

Please submit a resume and cover letter (1 page) that describes your interest, experience, commitment, and any relevant personal background.

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.

The Florida Democratic Party 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. The FDP is an equal opportunity employer and it is our policy to recruit, hire, train, promote and administer any and all personnel actions without regard to sex, race, age, color, creed, national origin, religion, economic status, sexual orientation, veteran status, gender identity or expression, ethnic identity or physical disability, or any other legally protected basis.