Are you looking to make a difference in youth communities across the country? Do you want to support a growing network of activists working to amplify youth voices in politics? If so, then GenVote is the place for you. As a new startup organization, we are constantly looking for energetic, devoted new staff members to help us expand across the nation. We are currently seeking part-time volunteers for the following positions:
The Political Director leads the advocacy efforts of GenVote and steers the direction of our organizing efforts in concert with other national staffers.They manage relationships between GenVote and candidates, advise local teams on operations in their area, and provide electoral and policy information to the National Staff and local teams relevant to their operations.They will also support the work of GenVote Local Teams by using their experience to help our teams build constituencies, conduct outreach in their community, and design policy.
The Director of Development and Budgeting will be responsible for building donor relationships, identify opportunities for new revenue streams including foundation support and angel investments, and lead grant applications. They will additionally work with the National Staff to oversee the creation of a yearly organizational budget and set fundraising goals.
The Public Relations (PR) Coordinator oversees the organization’s messaging, brand development, and communications strategy. The PR Coordinator also serves as the organization’s public spokesperson and will collaborate with the management team to develop and implement communications strategy to broaden programmatic reach and deepen impact. They ensure that Generation Vote implements consistent messaging, oversee and expand GenVote’s social media and online followings, manage and broaden media relationships, and oversee production of graphics such as photos, videos, infographics, logos, and other content.
Resume, cover letter, and two names of references required. In your cover letter, please explain which position you are interested in and what skills you hope to gain from the experience. Applications for the available positions will be considered on a rolling basis or until the role is filled. Please send materials to firstname.lastname@example.org.