Jonathan Nez for Congress: Jonathan Nez for Congress - Finance Director (AZ-02)




72000 / Yearly


Jonathan Nez for Congress



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Application Link

[email protected]

Application Instructions

To apply, send your resume to [email protected] with the title "Finance Director" - cover letter optional. You may also email any questions to the same email.

Application Link

[email protected]

Job Description

**Jonathan Nez for Congress - Finance Director**

Jonathan Nez is running for Congress in AZ-02 against one of the most vulnerable freedom caucus members and freshman congressman, Eli Crane. This district is a red to blue opportunity, it has a unique demographic composition as the district currently represents 14 of Arizona’s 22 federally recognized tribes. 

Jonathan Nez is the former President of the Navajo Nation, looking to continue his 18 years of public service, which began in local tribal government and with service to the people of Navajo County as a county Supervisor. He’s running to not only continue his public service in the halls of congress, but to also break historical barriers as the first Native American to be elected to represent Arizona in DC, which would bring a fresh and much needed new voice to Congress. You can learn more about Jonathan Nez at

**Finance Director**
Salary: Depending on Experience

Responsibilities Include: 
- Develop and execute a multi-faceted finance plan with programs aimed at multiple categories of donors (including PACs, high–and low-dollar individuals, tribes, other institutional givers, and online contributors) with program's targeted at specific constituencies of donors. 
- Plan, schedule, and manage small-and large-scale fundraising events ranging from small social gatherings to large events with 50+ attendees. 
- Oversee candidate call time and all follow-up donor correspondence and pledges, and oversee thank you program in consultation with Campaign Manager as needed.  
- Build on existing donor database by identifying, researching, and recruiting new donors as well as maintaining data hygeine. 
- Assist candidate in building strong relationships with major donors statewide and nationally.  
- Track progress of the program and produce regular reports for the campaign manager.
- Work in close collaboration with the Campaign manager to provide regular fundraising projections and cash flow updates. 
- Work with compliance vendors to ensure accuracy on finance reports. 
- Improve and maintain accurate records in the finance database. 
- Recruit, train, and supervise support staff and interns to assist with call time, event planning and execution, data entry, donor research, and other finance-related tasks.
- Oversee the implementation of direct mail and digital fundraising with relevant vendors/consultants.
- Staff candidate at finance-related events. 
- Work extended hours, including nights and weekends as needed.  
- Other duties as assigned. 
- Strong commitment to electing Democrats. 
- At least 2 cycles of political fundraising experience  
- Exemplary time management, planning, and organizational skills.  
- Detail-oriented and able to prioritize and manage multiple projects and staff.
- Experience with fundraising CRMs like Numero, NGP, Campaign Deputy, etc.

This job is based in Arizona and applicants need to be willing to relocate.  We will work with our selected applicant to arrange a timeline that is appropriate for start date and potential relocations.