Contra Costa Civic Engagement Lead

Richmond based

This position is temporary and part time 

Wage: $18 / hour

Position open until filled

Position Location: 

This position will be based in Richmond, CA.

Primary Responsibilities:

The candidate will report to the office Director and will be responsible for the following areas of work:

  • Contacting voters through canvassing and phonebanking for ACCE campaigns/issues. 
  • Building a canvassing team by assisting in the interviewing, vetting, and hiring process.
  • Guiding the canvassing team towards reaching campaign goals/ holding team members accountable.
  • Coordinating field outreach plans, including determining turf assignments, preparing materials and field technology, and nightly reporting. 
  • Coordinating phone bank operations, including station set up and breakdown, preparing program materials, monitoring and assisting phone bank team members when needed, and providing frontline IT support if necessary.
  • Maintaining organized record-keeping of voter lists, timesheets, and program tracking. 

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 years experience in voter outreach campaigns through field canvassing and/or phonebanking.
  • Strong leadership skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Basic computer literacy (comfortable with Google Docs, Google Sheets, and can learn new computer programs with ease).
  • Self-motivated.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Comfortable using phonebanking systems
  • Bilingual (English + Spanish) a plus.
  • Dependable vehicle a plus (mileage reimbursed).
  • Knowledgeable with PDI.

Compensation:  The Civic Engagement Lead is a non-exempt hourly position. Pay is $18/hr. This is a full-time, temporary position.

How to apply:

Please send a cover letter, resume, and 3 references including at least one former supervisor to [email protected]

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