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Field Organizer

Summary

The Liberal Party of Canada is seeking new Field Organizers for an opportunity to join a dedicated team of staff to support Justin Trudeau and the Liberal team.

We are looking for someone who cares about the work we do and who is a great fit for our culture and team. If you want to work in a dynamic and fast paced environment, take part in empowering Canadians to engage in the democratic process, and play an active role in promoting Liberal values, then we want to hear from you!

The National Field Program is a key pillar of the Liberal Party of Canada’s engagement and election readiness strategy. At its core, the program is about growing our movement for positive change, by leading conversations and engagement with Canadians. You will be joining the team that empowered tens of thousands of volunteers to make 21 million knocks on doors and calls to connect with voters before and during the 2019 campaign.

As a Field Organizer on Justin Trudeau’s team, you will be part of a national team, organizing local volunteers to build our movement through conversations with voters and grassroots fundraising.

The success of the National Field Program, and this position, depends on capturing the energy and ideas of organizers in your region. You will help empower and grow the movement that is working to move Canada forward.

Skills

  • Great personality! You should be energetic, organized, love people, and be comfortable with public speaking.
  • Possess a working knowledge of Canadian politics and the values that bring us together as a Party.
  • Passionate about raising money for a good cause.
  • Good technical skills and the ability to problem solve in the moment.
  • Love learning new things and sharing your knowledge with others.

Key Responsibilities

  • Your primary responsibility is to organize teams to facilitate fundraising, voter contact, and movement building.
  • Identifying, motivating, and training local volunteers and volunteer leaders.
  • Meeting clear goals to increase the number of Victory Fund donors in each riding.
  • Providing training, support, and management for campaigns, local organizers, riding associations, candidates, and volunteers.
  • Regularly hosting in-person and online training sessions and team meetings.
  • Assisting local organizers, campaigns, and key volunteers in the planning and management of fundraising, voter contact and movement building activities.
  • Assisting in the development, promotion, and sharing of best practice modules.
  • Assisting in maintaining the LPC’s online and social media presence.
  • Ensuring all voter, fundraising and volunteer engagement data is captured in Liberalist.
  • Other duties as required.

Working Conditions

  • Irregular hours
  • Travel will be required
  • Fast paced, dynamic environment.

The Liberal Party of Canada encourages applications from all qualified candidates. The Liberal Party of Canada has a great record of accommodating persons with disabilities. Contact Sandra Colin at scolin@liberal.ca if you need accommodation at any stage of the application process or want more information on our accommodation policies.

Only selected candidates will be contacted.

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