California Leadership Pipeline Project Position – Project Coordinator Consultant
January 29, 2014 Leave a comment
The California Public Leadership Pipeline Project is hiring a Project Coordinator in Southern California, focused on Orange County and Inland Empire. Download detailed job description here. Candidates should have a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience and at least four years of campaign and/or political organizing experience working with campaigns and/or in progressive politics. Thorough working knowledge of the political landscape in the targeted counties, California’s political landscape and campaign finance regulatory compliance. The candidate should possess expert interpersonal skills in dealing with potential candidates, potential donors, lawmakers, and colleagues.
The California Public Leadership Pipeline Project is led by Emerge California, New American Leaders Project, Progressive Majority and Wellstone Action (hereafter referred to as the Leadership Team) to launch hundreds of inspiring and diverse progressive champions into public leadership positions. The project, focused on Orange County and the Inland Empire, will: 1) recruit progressive leaders to seek public leadership positions; 2) provide comprehensive training; 3) coordinate planning and support for participants in the program; and 4) provide networking and policy support for lawmakers. The Project Coordinator will be responsible for coordinating all aspects of the project, including developing and implementing the project plan, in close collaboration with the Leadership Team. This project is designed to build a farm team of progressives to run for office in 2014, 2015 and beyond in Orange County and the Inland Empire.
Download detailed job description here. Please submit cover letter and resume to Michael Weiss via email at email@example.com or via mail at Progressive Majority, 1825 K Street NW, Suite 450, Washington, DC 20006. No phone calls please.