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Grassroots Program Coordinator

Company: Leadership Institute
Location: Arlington
Posted on: June 19, 2022

Job Description:

Are you interested in working at the intersection of politics, elections, public policy, and education? -Do you love to travel and meet new people? -If so, the Leadership Institute's Grassroots Programs Coordinator position may be a place to continue on your career path. - -We are looking for a solid conservative with a background in center-right public policy and activism -knowledge. -Summary: The Grassroots Division is responsible for coordinating all aspects of grassroots education for the nation's leading conservative public policy training organization. -Previous leadership experience and a background in political organizing are necessary. -In addition, having prior instructional expertise in designing -and delivering training materials is essential. - - -The candidate should have a minimum of five years of a demonstrably paid campaign, activism, and public policy experience, not to include previous volunteer or internship positions. -In addition, the candidate must -have strong public speaking and teaching skills.The job also involves approximately 30% of administrative duties. -Position Location: The Grassroots Coordinator position is based on the Leadership Institute's Arlington, VA national headquarters; however, remote work options may be available. -Duties: The candidate is responsible for recruitment, organization, and facilitation of grassroots training programs held throughout the United States. -This teaching position requires applicants to possess relevant paid campaign and activism experience. -The Leadership Institute's training programs educate elected officials, candidates, campaign staff, public policy organizations, and grassroots activists. -The Grassroots Programs include a curriculum focused on teaching campaigns, activism, communications, fundraising, and get-out-the-vote tactics and strategies to center-right organizations and individuals. -Therefore, the candidate must possess strong oral and written communications skills. -
Proficiency in Microsoft Office is required, and specifically, high proficiency in PowerPoint is needed. -The candidate will also be responsible for updating course curricula, attendee recruitment, and coordinating program logistics for workshops. -Several years of previous campaign experience with a demonstrated increase in responsibility is necessary. -It is highly desirable that the candidate has established political networks and can develop new networks. -Required Skills: Individuals must have excellent written and oral communication skills. -Prior public speaking experience is an essential part of the coordinator position as the audience ranges from 40 to 200 people. - - -Desirable Skills: Campaign Experience, Teaching, Communications, Curriculum Development, Leadership Coalition Building, Fundraising, and Development -Required Certifications: NoneAll interested candidates should email their resumes to RobertArnakis, rarnakis@leadershipinstitute.organd complete the Leadership Institutes PPQ: -
Required Travel: The candidate can expect approximately 40-50% short-term travel, with most of the travel taking place on weekends.
Compensation: Salary is dependent on experience. A generous compensation package consisting of healthcare, retirement, and transportation benefits is available. -Additionally, performance bonuses may be issues as the organizational goals are achieved. -

Keywords: Leadership Institute, Arlington , Grassroots Program Coordinator, Other , Arlington, Virginia

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