Field Organizer

Job Description

Organizers are the face of Battleground Texas in communities across Texas, working to advance and grow the grassroots movement to make the Lone Star State count. The primary responsibility of an Organizer is to recruit, manage, and train volunteers to organize their communities and neighborhoods into teams that register and turn out those new voters. Their responsibilities include but are not limited to developing a plan to organize their turf based on its unique characteristics; identifying and cultivating volunteer team leaders; planning and executing events and trainings; building relationships with community leaders; and ensuring data integrity. Organizers report directly to their Regional Field Director.

Skills and Qualifications

  • Candidate must have a desire to learn and a willingness to receive feedback
  • Ideal candidate is fluent in the Spanish language and/or is from Texas
  • Candidates must have the ability to communicate with diverse communities and leaders
  • Candidates must be self-motivated and willing to work long hours (including nights and weekends) when necessary
  • Candidates should have strong interpersonal skills, experience  meeting deadlines, and the ability to manage many tasks simultaneously

Battleground Texas believes that a diverse, inclusive staff is a fundamental strength. We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to hiring people of all races, ethnicities, ages, genders, sexual orientations, and gender identities. People of color, women, LGBTQ individuals, and members of any minority or marginalized group(s) are strongly encouraged to apply. Battleground Texas will not tolerate any unlawful discrimination with regard to sex, race, age, color, creed, national origin, religion, economic status, sexual orientation, veteran status, gender identity or expression, ethnic identity or physical disability, or any other legally protected basis, and any such conduct is strictly prohibited.