Voter Registration Field Director

  • Full Time
  • Temporary
  • Southwest
  • Applications have closed

Website The Outreach Team

Field Directors (Denton TX)

The Outreach Team is a field firm specializing in face-to-face canvassing operations. We fuel the nation’s leading organizations and groups to impact critical elections.

We are currently seeking Field Directors to join us on an important and exciting campaign to help register voters. We are hiring for a Lead Director and multiple Deputy Director positions in Denton TX.

Field Directors will recruit, train, and manage a team of local canvassers to register voters. Additionally, the Lead Campaign Director will manage a team of one or more Deputy Directors, and will be responsible for building an office to scale from the ground up. This position reports to the Project Director.

We are hiring immediately. This position can run through the end of December with opportunities to extend.

Locations: Denton TX. All candidates must be in-state candidates, short-term travel may be required.

Canvass Management Responsibilities:

Manage and train a team of canvassers, setting and driving goals along the way
Work with our recruitment team to find and hire members of the community to work as canvassers and assist people in carefully and correctly filling out the campaign goals.
Build a database of successful locations for registering voters that focuses on engaging people of color and other underrepresented communities. Coordinate canvassing sites for your staff, and work with partner groups to avoid overlapping efforts in the field.
Implement safety protocols, including ensuring adequate PPE for all staff and compliance with daily health and safety guidelines
Go out in the field yourself several days per week to canvass, train staff, and help drive office goals by registering voters
Administrative duties, including working with the HR Director on payroll, onboarding and offboarding staff, and compliance.

Must have

Must be a resident of Texas. In order to register voters in TX, you have to be a resident.
Leadership experience, ability to motivate, grow, and manage a large team.
Eagerness to lead from the front and canvass several days a week.
Extreme attention to detail and a proven ability to instill that quality in others.
Self-starter with excellent problem-solving skills.
Strong passion for community organizing and fostering civic engagement.
Track record of equity and inclusion.
Ability to work long hours, including evenings and weekends.

1-3+ years of experience running paid canvasses or other canvassing operations.
Experience managing Voter Registration campaigns.
Experience registering voters.
Management experience
Familiarity with VAN
Salary: The salary range for this position is $1,200 – $1,425 per week. We offer a generous benefits package, including paid vacation and sick leave, health insurance, and hands-on training. At the end of the campaign, there may be opportunities for advancement and bonuses.

At The Outreach Team, we prioritize equity and inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer and we strongly encourage Black, indigenous, people of color, women, people with previous felony convictions, members of the LGBTQIA+ community, and others who identify with underrepresented groups to apply.