The office of Congressman Ro Khanna is has an opening for a field representative to serve as the primary liaison to the Chinese-American community, among other things. If interested, more information can be found here: Field Representative job description
The Digital Campaign Marketing Manager is the perfect position for someone with experience managing online grassroots campaigns. Your goal will be to gather 10,000 new email address through online petitions and sponsored social media posts. You will steward and grow this new community through monthly content-rich emails and social media. This is a part-time (60%) 18-month position with the potential to be a full-time permanent position.
Working Partnerships USA Seek Associate Director
More details on flyer: wAssociate Policy Director
Job Posting – Updated 5/21/2017
Job posting – Field Rep Position
Senator Jim Beall seeks candidates for a Field Representative for District Office
The Field Representative will act as a liaison between the Senator and constituents, district organizations, local governments, and state agencies. Responsibilities include keeping the Senator apprised of relevant district issues, especially those involving state agencies, constituent casework, event-planning, cultivating relationships with constituents, local elected officials, businesses and community organizations on behalf of the Senator; staffing the Senator at community events and conducting research on policy issues of importance to the district. Additional responsibilities include office work such as coordinating and handling administrative tasks, answering the telephone, scheduling as necessary, managing and ordering supplies and providing support for the office.
Ideal candidates should possess strong oral and communication skills and be proactive self-starters.
Some nights and weekends required. Position is based in District Office in Campbell, CA. Salary commensurate with experience and includes a generous benefits package. Send email resumes and cover letters to Alex Wara, Deputy District Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org (4/14)
Job Postings (Updated March 27, 2017)
Silicon Valley Leadership Group
The Silicon Valley Leadership Group is currently hiring for three positions:
- Energy & Environment Associate
- Education Policy & Programs Associate
- Housing Director
If you or someone you know would be interested, please refer them to this link to learn more.
The Silicon Valley Leadership Group, founded in 1978 by David Packard of Hewlett-Packard, represents more than 400 of Silicon Valley’s most respected employers on issues that affect the economic vitality and quality of life in Silicon Valley, including energy, transportation, education, housing, healthcare, tax policies, and the environment. Leadership Group members provide nearly one out of every three private sector jobs in Silicon Valley.
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Project Manager, Housing Ready Communities
The Project Manager for Housing Ready Communities will lead our efforts to build coalitions, partnerships and implement strategies to facilitate the development of Extremely Low Income and Supportive Housing in Santa Clara County, as part of the Community Plan to End Homelessness.
Administrative Associate, part-time
Lead the coordination of furniture delivery and pick-up of Welcome Home kits for formerly homeless veterans as part of the All the Way Home Campaign. This position will also provide administrative support to the Executive Director and Destination: Home staff.
Please apply for these position on-line:
Read the 2016 Annual Report on the Community Plan to End Homelessness
Public Communication Specialist – LGBTQ
More info here
Assemblymember Kansen Chu (D-San Jose) seeks a Field Representative. Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to, acting as the Assemblymember’s representative by responding to a variety of constituent inquiries, briefing the Assemblymember in preparation for district meetings with constituents, attending local government and community events and meetings, and executing a variety constituent outreach efforts. Position is based in Milpitas, CA. To apply, email John Nam at email@example.com with cover letter and resume. (1/4)
The Office Assemblymember Anna M. Caballero is accepting applications for a Field Representative. The Field Representative will act as a liaison between the Assemblymember and constituents, district organizations, local governments, and state agencies. He or she must monitor any pertinent district or local issues, especially those involving state agencies and keep the Assemblymember, Chief of Staff, and District Director up to date. Other responsibilities include: constituent casework, event planning, cultivating relationships with constituents, local elected officials, businesses and community organizations on behalf of the Assemblymember; staffing the Assemblymember at community events and conducting research on policy issues of importance to the district. Qualified candidates should be proactive self-starters who possess strong communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a team environment. Must have a valid driver’s license and access to an automobile. Position is based in District Office in Salinas, CA. Interested and qualified candidates should send their resume and cover letter to Aline Reyna, District Director, at Aline.Reyna@asm.ca.gov. (3/23)
Assemblymember Tim Grayson is seeking a District Field Representative. Under the supervision of the District Director, the District Field Representative will act as a liaison between the Assemblymember and constituents, district organizations, local governments, and state agencies. As such, he or she must monitor any pertinent district or local issues, especially those involving state agencies and keep the Assemblymember, Chief of Staff, and District Director up to date. Other responsibilities include: constituent casework, event planning, cultivating relationships with constituents, local elected officials, businesses and community organizations on behalf of the Assemblymember; staffing the Assemblymember at community events and conducting research on policy issues of importance to the district. Qualified candidates should be proactive self-starters who possess strong communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a team environment. Must have valid driver’s license and access to an automobile. District Office is located in Concord, CA. Interested and qualified candidates should send their resume to Naser Javaid, District Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org. (2/1)
The Assembly Committee on Business and Professions is seeking to fill a vacant Committee Secretary position. The ideal candidate will possess good written and oral communication skills, organizational skills, have the ability to work well as part of a team, and have experience with committee processes. Resumes and cover letters should be emailed to the Chief Consultant, Le Ondra Clark Harvey, no later than 12:00pm on March 31, 2017. (3/21)
Assemblymember Reginald B. Jones-Sawyer, Sr. is seeking qualified candidates for a Chief of Staff position. Extensive legislative and management experience desired. Bilingual in Spanish a plus. Oversees Capitol and district offices. Please submit letter of interest and resumes to Maria.Daniells@asm.ca.gov. (3/20)
Senator Tony Mendoza is seeking qualified candidates for a Legislative Aide position. This position will serve in the Capitol Office as a full-time legislative aide. Responsibilities include working directly with the Senator, Capitol Office and District staff, Committee consultants, and stakeholders to advance the Senator’s budget agenda and legislative agenda. For more information and to apply, please click here. (3/9)
Assemblymember Laura Friedman is looking for a Legislative Aide with strong research and writing skills to join her Capitol office. Please send a cover letter, resume, and references to email@example.com. (2/27)
California State Association of Counties (CSAC) seeks Legislative Advocates in Health, Human Services. Great opportunity to work in challenging, professional environment. Competitive salary and an excellent benefits package. Details here: http://www.counties.org/job-opportunity/legislative-representative-0. Cover letter/resume to DeAnn Baker at firstname.lastname@example.org. (3/15)
Civic Engagement Internship
Job Opening: Communications and Outreach Student Intern (Paid)
Yes on A for Affordable Housing
Communications and Outreach Student Intern (Paid)
We are looking for highly motivated and responsible people to join the Yes on A for Affordable Housing campaign to alleviate homelessness and ensure affordable housing for all families, seniors, veterans and the most vulnerable members of our community.
Job Title: Communications and Outreach Intern
Compensation: $20 per hour
Time Commitment: 10-15 hours per week (including some evenings and weekends) until November 8, 2016.
Description: Under the direction of the senior campaign staff, interns will develop and execute a communications and outreach plan to inform and engage student voters on their campus. Such plan will include but not be limited to Measure A promotion and presentation before classrooms, student organizations, campus organizations and members of the student body, recruit volunteers for the campaign, and organize volunteer events.
- Utilize effective contact strategies and communication practices for voter engagement
- Promote Measure A through traditional and innovative communication channels
- Recruit volunteers and organize volunteer events to support Measure A
- Develop long lasting and meaningful relationships with community leaders and housing advocates throughout the County
- Be part of a skilled team of motivated individuals dedicated to ensuring affordable housing for all
- Conduct a minimum of 5 visibility events and/or presentations per week
- Attend a weekly staff meeting at campaign headquarters
- Current student at one of the following campuses: De Anza, Foothill, West Valley, Mission, Evergreen, Gavilan, San Jose City, Evergreen, San Jose State University
- Spanish, Vietnamese, Mandarin language ability strongly preferred
- Strong verbal and interpersonal communication skills
- Responsible, reliable and highly responsive to emails, text and phone calls
- Basic computer proficiency and familiarity with social media tools
- Willing to work some nights and weekends
- Have reliable transportation, access to a car is strongly preferred
Please send your resume to email@example.com
Paid Canvasser for an Environmental Protection Campaign
Posting title: Paid Canvasser for an Environmental Protection Campaign
Location: San Jose, CA
Posting description: Temporary part-time position.
Start date: IMMEDIATELY
Weekly commitment: Flexible, preferably 3-4 Days a week
Pay: Performance based, $12 an hour + $1 per collected pledge
Hours: Flexible Daytime Hours
Description: Help us collect pledges to stop pollution and distribute free re-usable bags.
- Strong work ethic is a must.
- Strong communication and motivational skills.
- Strong self-direction and the ability to take initiative.
- Spanish, Chinese, and Vietnamese language skills a plus.
Interested candidates should contact Wilson at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please let us know in the email if you have previous canvassing experience.
Mike Honda for Congress Campaign is Looking for Field Organizers!
Job opportunity: Silicon Valley Leadership Group
The Silicon Valley Leadership Group, a public policy business trade association is seeking qualified candidates for an Environment and Energy Program and Policy Associate position.