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Training and Leadership Manager

PA Democratic Party

PA Democratic Party

Posted on Thursday, March 21, 2024

Salary: $8,500

Job Location: Philadelphia, PA

Reports to: General Election Director

The Pennsylvania Democratic Party and Biden for President are hiring Organizing Managers to work with our wide-scale organizing operation in the fight for the soul of our nation.

Organizing Managers will report to the General Election Director and plan and implement programs to build the grassroots organization necessary to persuade and mobilize voters for 2024.

In this position you will:

  • Directly manage a team of Deputy Organizing Directors to meet voter contact and capacity-building goals;

  • Determine correct metrics and goals to achieve strategic imperatives within the state program in conjunction with the General Election Director;

  • Oversee goal setting, turfing, and training of all Field Organizers;

  • Ensure engagement of voters and volunteers in person and across variety of tactics;

  • Determine staff and volunteer training program and schedule in conjunction with General Election Director and Training Team;

  • Work cross-departmentally to ensure full integration of political, communications, and digital goals on the Organizing team;

  • Other duties as assigned.

Top things we’re looking for:

  • Strong commitment to Democratic politics and ideals and enthusiasm for electing Joe Biden and Democrats up and down the ballot;

  • Four cycles of organizing experience and at least three cycles of staff management experience is preferred, including experience managing managers.

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written.

  • Willingness to manage a diverse team with different experiences and perspectives, and a commitment to helping them grow and succeed. ?

  • Ability to adapt to a fast paced, changing work environment.?

  • Ability to work long and irregular hours, including nights and weekends.?

  • A valid driver’s license and reliable motor vehicle.

This role is a full time, in person role located in Philadelphia, PA.

The Pennsylvania Democratic Party (PDP), 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 PDP is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination of employment, promotion, compensation, terms, conditions, or privileges of employment on the basis of gender, disability, race, age, national origin, color, creed, sexual orientation, sex (including marital and parental status), gender identity and expression, religion, economic status, ethnic identity, veteran's status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.