The Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor (DFL) Party is hiring full-time Coordinated Campaign Field Organizers for the 2020 cycle. This is an entry level position for those interested in a field position. Field Organizers will report directly to the Regional Field Director.  Positions will be based in field offices throughout the state.

 Responsibilities

  • Plan, lead and execute grassroots field activities for volunteers such as phone banks and canvasses (doorknocks).
  • Recruit, train, manage and support a team of volunteers.
  • Serve as the local representative for the DFL within the community you are assigned.
  • Help grow the local volunteer infrastructure.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor, Coordinated Campaign leadership, Executive Director or Chair 
  • Meet or exceed metric based goals for volunteer recruitment & retention as well as mobilizing Democrats.

Requirements:

  • Demonstrated ability to meet and exceed goals.
  • Demonstrated commitment to electing DFL candidates up and down the ballot.
  • Ability to work both diligently and independently as needed.
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable access to a vehicle.
  • Ability to work long or irregular hours.

Preferred but not required:

  • Minnesota experience or ties to the state 
  • Experience volunteering on an electoral campaign

Compensation: Salary commensurate with experience. Employees of the DFL are paid on a bi-weekly basis and receive a competitive benefits package including health care and dental.

To Apply: Send a one-page cover letter and resume to Jonathan Sperber, at jsperber@dfl.org with the email subject line “Field Organizer

Diversity and Inclusion: The Minnesota DFL is an equal-opportunity employer. The DFL Party is committed to including groups historically underrepresented due to race/ethnicity, religion, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, and/or ability. We strongly encourage members of underrepresented and marginalized communities to apply.

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