Digital Organizing Manager

Washington, DC /
Digital – HQ Digital Team /
Temporary Full Time
Position Title: Digital Organizing Manager
Job Location: Washington, DC (Currently Remote And Will Have Remote Option Through At Least December 2022)
Position Type: Full Time/Exempt
Travel Percentage: 15%
Reports to: National Digital Director

 
Job Summary 
Are you passionate about advancing progressive change in the states, expanding the electorate, and defeating Republican rhetoric? For Our Future and For Our Future Action Fund seek a talented digital strategist to help grow an innovative digital organizing program in critical battleground states.
 
The Digital Organizing Manager will play an integral role in developing creative content, harnessing digital organizing tools, and supporting our states –from Nevada to Florida–on best practices to developing digital organizing programs. You will work closely with our national digital director to evaluate and support digital state programs, draft  content that motivates people to take actions and vote, and assist with  paid digital work such as SMS and layered ads.
 
Our ideal candidate should have experience writing and editing SMS scripts, management in digital organizing tools (Spoke, Thrive, Reach, etc.), copyediting email, or digital advertising for a campaign, non-profit, or other mission-focused organization. We’re looking for an organizer with an eye for digital content, a passion for bringing new people into volunteering opportunities, and an understanding of the connection between people and messages that drive action–in both paid and organic content. 
 
This is a full-time position that lasts at least through November 11, 2022. 

Essential Functions

    • Support day-to-day digital organizing responsibilities  for state digital programs to reach their voter engagement and contact goals.
    • Work with state digital teams to support core field program needs around digital organizing channels and driving people into field contact.
    • Develop and maintain support/training around HQ and state digital tools ranging from SMS to event management tools.
    • Facilitate reporting for paid digital C3, C4, and PAC projects. 
    • Cross-functional support of all digital needs.
    • Assist the National Digital Director in working with vendors, and our data, field, communications, compliance, and legal department members as necessary to fulfill projects.
    • Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice.

Skills and Qualifications

    • At least  two cycles or 2-5 years of digital experience in a political, electoral, organizing, or progressive issue campaign environment.
    • Possesses a clear sense of social media platforms like Facebook and Instagram, as well digital organizing tools like P2P texting software, MobilizeAmerica, and relational platforms.
    • Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines, be flexible, organized, self-motivated, and adaptive to meet project needs.
    • A passion for progressive causes and politics and alignment with our mission. Has a background in, or strong familiarity in and interest with movements for progressive social change, and political, labor, or issue campaigns.
    •  Demonstrates diplomacy, respect, and sound judgment.
    • Attention to detail and deadline-oriented.
    • Experience with website development and design is a plus.

The salary for this position is based on experience and comes with a comprehensive benefits package:

    • Health Insurance Coverage - 95% Employer Paid and 5% Employee
    • Paid parental leave
    • Retirement Savings Plan with matching contributions up to the first 5%
    • $150 Monthly Cell Phone and Internet Reimbursement
    • 13 days paid time off every calendar year, as well as other paid holidays.

Work Environment and Physical Demands

    • This position is based in our Washington, DC headquarters, which is currently remote and will have a remote option through at least December 2022.  Employees will therefore work and interact primarily in a virtual environment for the duration of this temporary position, unless extended. Employees may be required to periodically travel to and/or work out of office locations in Washington, DC or at our state offices around the country.

Expected Hours of Work

    • Normal hours of business are from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Eastern Time Monday thru Friday, however employees may be required to work outside of normal business hours including weekends and nights.
    • Employees are required to abide by certain blackout dates during a campaign cycle or other key deadlines, and generally not allowed to take more than 2 days off consecutively during blackout periods. Emergencies are not affected by this policy. 
Health and Safety
For Our Future Action Fund is committed to the health and safety of our colleagues, candidates and communities we serve. A condition of employment is that all employees are “up to date” with their COVID-19 vaccines, which means: (1) fully vaccinated against COVID-19, and (2) once eligible, boosted with a single dose of a COVID-19 booster shot. Any offers of employment will be contingent upon the individual proving they are fully vaccinated and boosted (if eligible) against COVID-19. Reasonable accommodations for religious or medical reasons will be considered on a case-by-case basis for exemptions to this requirement in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local law. Applicants may request a reasonable accommodation from hr@forourfuturefund.org. All medical information will be treated as confidential medical information, stored separately from employees’ personnel files, in accordance with applicable law.

Additional requirements include sharing your vaccine record in the employer’s vaccine record tool, and may include mask wearing and social distancing. Requirements may change in the future with evolving public health guidance and applicable laws. 

Additional exemptions from the COVID-19 vaccination requirement are available for roles with a work location in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, Texas, Utah, and West Virginia in accordance with applicable state law. 

The COVID-19 vaccination requirement does not apply to roles with a work location in Montana or Tennessee. All qualified applicants for roles with a work location in Montana or Tennessee will be considered regardless of vaccination status as required by applicable state or local law.

About For Our Future Action Fund
Founded in 2016, For Our Future Action Fund and For Our Future run the largest, permanent progressive field program across key states. Our vision is to expand the progressive infrastructure and advance economic prosperity for all, strong community schools, climate justice, and racial and social justice. Along with community partners and volunteers, we consistently engage with people in face-to-face conversations around what issues matter most to them. By organizing people in lasting relationships, we win elections, drive local progress, make a community’s collective voice heard, and help build the transformative power needed to improve people’s lives.

For Our Future Action Fund is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. This application will not be used for limiting or excluding any applicant from consideration for employment on a basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law, including race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or parental status, creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, personal appearance, family responsibilities, genetic information, matriculation, political affiliation, arrest record, conviction record, ancestry, military service, or veteran status, or any other classification protected by applicable local, state, or federal laws or ordinances. Should an applicant need reasonable accommodation in the application process, they should contact a company representative.

AT-WILL EMPLOYMENT
The relationship between you and the For Our Future Action Fund is referred to as “employment at will.” This means that your employment can be terminated at any time for any reason, with or without cause, with or without notice, by you or the For Our Future Action Fund/For Our Future. No representative of For Our Future Action Fund has authority to enter into any employment agreement with you that is contrary to the foregoing “employment at will” relationship. By signing below, you hereby affirm that your employment is “at will”, and that you acknowledge that no oral or written statements or representations regarding your employment can alter your “at will” status, except for a written statement signed by you and our Executive Director or duly authorized representative as determined by a resolution of the Board of Directors of For Our Future Action Fund.