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Subject: [jobsthatareLEFT] Finance Director (WI)
Progressive Majority Candidate Recruitment and Development Program
WI State Finance Director Job Description
Progressive Majority is the only national organization dedicated
exclusively to recruiting and electing candidates who will fight for
a broad progressive economic and social agenda. Progressive Majority
identifies and recruits progressive champions to run for office,
provides direct financial support to progressive candidates,
maintains a nationwide network of supporters for progressive
candidates, and provides comprehensive, individual and group
political technical assistance to candidates.
Progressive Majority has a national office in Washington , DC and
state offices in Arizona , California , Colorado , Minnesota , Ohio ,
Pennsylvania , Washington and Wisconsin .
Progressive Majority is currently seeking qualified applicants for
the position of Wisconsin State Finance Director for its Candidate
Recruitment and Development Program. All applicants must support a
broad progressive agenda and be committed to using the electoral
process to effect social change.
The Finance Director will work with the State Director to fund the
Majority mission of recruiting, funding, supporting, training, and
candidates at the state and local level, with the ultimate goals of
Progressive Majority Wisconsin as the premier recruitment and support
progressive political candidates in the state, 2) recruiting,
training, and creating a
pipeline of talented, progressive candidates that ultimately win
election to public office
and impact the statewide political landscape, 3) increasing the
number of progressives
holding political office, and 4) maintaining and expanding
progressive majorities at the
local and state legislative levels in Wisconsin.
„X Write and execute a finance plan comprised of both grassroots
level and high-level donor fundraising;
„X Provide technical assistance to farm team candidates on all
aspects of fundraising;
„X Hire and supervise all development interns;
„X Operate the Progressive Majority Wisconsin conduit;
„X Create, build and maintain the Progressive Majority Wisconsin
„X Plan and execute successful direct mail, telemarketing, and
„X Plan large and small-scale fundraising events to benefit
Progressive Majority Wisconsin and individual farm team candidates;
„X Work with state director and national staff to identify and
cultivate potential donors;
„X Set up and attend donor meetings with state director and
„X Highlight candidates among donors to build financial support;
„X Develop and maintain working partnerships with coalition
partners, labor union representatives, communities of color and
elected officials in order to assist finance efforts;
„X Assist state director with planning and execution of
fundraising training sessions for farm team candidates and campaign
„X Assist in building Progressive Majority Wisconsin grassroots
„X Coordinate state-based fundraising efforts with the
Progressive Majority¡¦s national development staff;
„X Assist in the tracking and preparation of donor data for all
„X Provide regular reports, work plans and strategic plans to
state director on fundraising efforts.
At least three years fundraising experience working with campaigns
and/or in progressive politics and a thorough working knowledge of
the Wisconsin political landscape and campaign finance regulatory
compliance is desired.
Salary is commensurate with experience.
How to Apply
Send resume and cover letter to Human Resources Manager, Progressive
Majority, 1825 K Street NW, Suite 450 , Washington , DC 20006 or via
email at resumes@progressive majority. org.
Progressive Majority is an equal opportunity employer.