New York State Democrats: Democratic Campaign Manager




$5,500-7,500 (depending on experience and other factors) / Monthly


New York State Democrats


Campaign Management

Employer Type


Application Instructions

If interested, please submit resume to Stephanie Watson, Director of Operations & Human Resources via email at [email protected]

Job Description

Opportunity to run a campaign for state legislature in New York . You will report directly to the candidate and NYS DSCC and will be responsible for overseeing all campaign operations. The campaign will be highly competitive and we are seeking a passionate and driven Democratic operative who is a priority driven multitasker that performs well under pressure and can effectively time manage. 

We are currently seeking multiple candidates from across New York State.

An ideal candidate would possess:
At least 2 previous campaign cycles of experience
At least one previous campaign cycle at director or deputy campaign manager position
At least one previous campaign cycle focused on field/direct voter contact
Excellent communication, organizational, and time management Proven volunteer and staff management abilities
Very high level of comfort analyzing data and working with databases
Ability to work and adapt to fast-paced campaign environment
Knowledge of NGP and VAN

Responsibilities include: 
Supervise staff, volunteers, and interns
Create and manage budget for the campaign with outside fundraising consultant
Create and manage field/voter contact strategy with Field Director
Recruit campaign volunteers prior to hiring of Field Director
Develop communications strategy, draft and release content in coordination with outside political consultants
Run regular campaign meetings with the candidate, staff, and volunteers
Manage approval process of all literature, paid mail and media content
Plan and execute visibility events with the candidate
Oversee and manage the candidate’s schedule (especially in the summer and fall)

**Start Date: **ASAP
**End Date: **November 30, 2024