Posted 5 days ago
Program Development Director
Democratic National Committee - Wilmington, DE

The DNC is seeking a Program Development Director. The director will lead a team of program development managers to develop campaign programs for battleground states, aligning with overarching campaign strategies. We are looking for folks with a variety of backgrounds and experience, and are dedicated to building a team that looks like America.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Manage the development of campaign programs for battleground states, aligning with overarching campaign strategies.
  • Lead a team of managers and associates to create and implement detailed program plans.
  • Facilitate collaboration with the Program Content team, Battleground States departments, and other HQ departments to develop programs, processes, and materials in tandem.
  • Act as project manager for all program plans and associated projects.

Preferred Skills & Qualifications:
  • Experience managing a high performing team.
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills; strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively with employees at all levels.
  • Experience working across multiple teams and gathering meaningful input.
  • Ability to organize and manage multiple priorities and deadlines in a detail-oriented manner.
  • Ability to handle projects with the appropriate level of discretion and confidentiality.
  • Ability to work well under pressure with humor and grace.
  • A team player that recognizes the importance of working collaboratively.

Additional Useful Skills & Qualifications:
  • Prior experience working in field/organizing.
  • Prior experience on a political campaign.

The salary for this position is $120,000, on an annualized basis, commensurate with experience. This is a cycle hire position with an end date of November, 15, 2024.
Due to FEC regulations, only U.S. citizens or U.S. green card holders are eligible to apply for this role. See 52 U.S.C. 30121; 11 C.F.R. 110.20(i).

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Democratic National Committee is committed to diversity among its staff, and recognizes that its continued success requires the highest commitment to obtaining and retaining a diverse staff that provides the best quality services to supporters and constituents. The campaign is an equal opportunity employer and it is our policy to recruit, hire, train, promote and administer any and all personnel actions without regard to sex, race, age, color, creed, national origin, religion, economic status, sexual orientation, veteran status, gender identity or expression, ethnic identity or disability, or any other legally protected basis. The campaign is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities in the hiring process and on the job, as required by applicable law. The campaign will not tolerate any unlawful discrimination and any such conduct is strictly prohibited.

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