Campaign Director

Location: Washington, DC

Status: Full-time; Exempt

Reports to: Executive Director

Position Summary

Launched in 2016, The Hub Project is made up of a growing team of communications, research, and organizing experts who have extensive experience in campaign strategy, digital, and polling and analytics. We believe in a country where everyone has the opportunity to succeed in our economy and participate in our democracy, and we make that vision a reality by partnering with advocacy groups – bringing surge capacity and coordination to build innovative and effective campaigns. We are a hardworking, yet close-knit, highly collaborative team, where great ideas, rather than formal hierarchy, are what drive the day.

The successful Campaign Director will be an extremely talented organizer, a natural coalition-builder, with deep experience in political and/or issue advocacy campaigns.

Essential Responsibilities and Tasks

  • Develop, design and execute complex national and multi-state campaigns concerning the economy and voting rights from beginning to end.
  • Manage a small dedicated team that will work with outside partners to conduct issue advocacy campaigns.
  • Manage consultants and vendors around campaign activities, including field organizing and paid media.
  • Integrate with the Hub’s communications, research and digital teams to move public opinion on issues of focus.
  • Ability to implement multiple campaigns simultaneously.
  • Manage “tables” of aligned groups.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Required Experience, Knowledge, and Skills

  • Bachelors degree, and 8-15 years of relevant work experience, to include at least 2 years of experience at a senior management level.
  • Experience coordinating and executing activity across multiple states.
  • Experience planning events with multiple stakeholders.
  • Experience managing and mentoring junior staff.
  • Commitment to progressive causes.

Valued and Non-Essential Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Ability

  • Eagerness to adapt to the latest technology and integrate data analytics and targeting.
  • Experience operating within a coalition.
  • Experience developing and implementing paid media campaigns.

Attributes

  • Exceptional communicator.
  • Extremely well organized, detail-oriented and analytical.
  • Entrepreneurial.
  • Collaborative.
  • Mission-driven.
  • Sense of humor.

How to Apply

E-mail your resume and cover letter as PDF or Word attachments to: jobs@thehubproject.org

Please reference the exact title of the job you are applying for in the subject line. This announcement will remain posted until the position is filled.

Please note that only those individuals whose qualifications match the current needs of this position will be considered applicants and will receive responses from The Hub. Thank you for your interest.

New Venture Fund Careers

The Hub is a project of the New Venture Fund, a 501(c)(3) public charity that incubates new and innovative public-interest projects and grant-making programs. The New Venture Fund is committed to attracting, developing and retaining exceptional people, and to creating a work environment that is dynamic, rewarding and enables each of us to realize our potential. The New Venture Fund’s work environment is safe and open to all employees and partners, respecting the full spectrum of race, color, religious creed, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, and all other classifications protected by law in the locality and/or state in which you are working.