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Data Director, Political Innovation

Movement Labs

Movement Labs

United States
Posted on Monday, June 24, 2024

Movement Labs is hiring for the role of Data Director for the 2024 cycle. This role is a mission critical position for our Political Innovation Incubator - it leads execution for any political innovation idea that involves data and analysis for the Incubator team.

This role will be responsible for supporting dozens of pilot ideas alongside the Organizing, Paid Digital, Digital Organizing and Special Projects verticals within the Incubator. If pilots are successful, work includes scaling those ideas up ahead of the 2024 election. This role will join the Data and Technology department and be assigned to work exclusively on the Incubator team.

They will report to the Data Director on the Data and Technology team.


  • Play a leading role in managing the data, technology, project management and data engineering portfolio for the Incubator pilot experiments;
  • Support the day to day data and technology needs for the Incubator pilot programs, which includes building lists for SMS outreach and recruitment and paid digital ads, cleaning and appending data within the warehouse, and creating insights and reports from pilot efforts;
  • Build and maintain internal and external reports and data structures for the Incubator team’s work, involving working with our wider MLabs team as well as our partner organizations and potential vendors;
  • Analyze effects of our pilot experiments and strategies, and serve as a strategist on our team ensuring our decision making is data-driven;
  • Complete other projects and responsibilities as assigned.