Work for Nueces Together

Field Director

The Field Director for Nueces Together will directly supervise field organizers and implement direct resident contact strategies at the direction of the Executive Director. The Field Director will be directly engaging with the general public in the same capacity as a field organizer or intern to maintain coherence, morale, and legitimacy from subordinates and the general public.

Field Organizer Duties: 

  • Take director personal ownership and accountability for the actions of her/his self and their staff.
  • Assists in hiring, training, and directly supervising the field organizers, interns, and volunteers.
  • Maintains and tracks all devices and equipment related to the Field program and office.
  • Assists in maintaining HR records of hours, tasks, and reimbursements for field staff.
  • Drives field organizers to and from turf daily.
  • Assign and track field organizer turf/coverage with little or no direct supervision.

 

Preferred Experience: 

  • Experience with door to door sales, polling, or advocacy as a canvasser or field organizer for at least one election cycle. 
  • Experience as a field director, campaign manager, or regional field director on for at least one full election cycle. 
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent. 
  • Experience with mobile engagement platforms and database tools


Skills and Qualifications:

Patience, Determination, Sensitivity, and professionalism are required. 50% to 75% of your time will be directly related to work outside and or not in the office. An ability to stay calm and upbeat with the general public and employees is mandatory. Problem solving in a proactive manner is essential.

About Nueces Together: Nueces Together is a non-profit organization formed to assist in getting an accurate count of the Nueces County population in the 2020 census. The U.S. Constitution requires a census every ten years. The 2020 census count will have an impact on Nueces County for the next decade.  The initial focus of Nueces Together is a public engagement campaign throughout the remainder of 2019 followed by a full ground campaign in 2020.

Location: The Nueces Together office is located at 1231 Agnes Street Unit A9 near downtown Corpus Christi.

Projected Hours: 10:30 AM to 7:30 PM – 5 to 6 days per week

Pay:  $4,000 per month

To apply for this position, please submit your cover letter and resume to nancy@nuecestogether.org

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