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Employment Opportunities

Thanks for your interest in working for FreedomWorks. We are currently seeking candidates for the following positions:


Development Communications Assistant

FreedomWorks seeks a full time entry level Development Communications Assistant as it implements ambitious capacity building plans to grow the organization. This position offers potential for promotion within the department and the opportunity to be part of a dynamic and highly productive team as it raises over $12 million towards advancing the organization’s mission to promote limited government. Above all else, this position requires a firm commitment to individual freedom. The position reports to the Vice President of Development and will support major donor communication plans. A background in libertarian/conservative causes is a plus.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Assist with implementing a regular, year-round communication strategy
  • Conduct in-house donor outreach specifically
  • Major donor mailings
  • Follow up and thank you letters
  • Thank you and invitation calls
  • Assist in scheduling fundraising meetings through phone calls, letters and emails
  • Facilitate foundation communications
  • Provide administrative support as needed to others involved in development

Required Skills:

  • Some experience in fundraising, policy, nonprofits, campaigns or sales
  • Strong written communication skills; ability to write clear, structured, articulate and persuasive communications
  • Flexibility and desire to learn
  • Strong editing skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to handle multiple projects efficiently and meet deadlines
  • A deep interest in and understanding of politics
  • Proficiency in Microsoft office applications
  • Bachelor’s degree

This is an exceptional career opportunity for a highly motivated individual. FreedomWorks offers an excellent salary and benefits package in addition to a great office location convenient to Union Station.

FreedomWorks offers a competitive salary, longevity bonuses, full health, dental, and life insurance benefits and a pension plan.

Please visit FreedomWorks for more information about the organization.

Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to: Development@freedomworks.org. Selected candidates will be asked to submit writing samples and references.

FreedomWorks is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.


Digital Marketing Coordinator

FreedomWorks, a free-market grassroots organization that fights for lower taxes, less government and more economic freedom, is looking to expand its membership marketing programs with an Digital Marketing Coordinator.

This individual must be on the pulse of all developments in the digital landscape, continually upgrading and understanding how it can be leveraged to benefit FreedomWorks and its brand.

Specific Responsibilities Include:

  • Manage social media through digital innovation.
  • Strategize and produce digital content.
  • Lead the efforts of acquisition campaigns.
  • Assist with email marketing.
  • Assist with online fundraising and donation page creation, maintenance and reporting.
  • Provide ongoing education and insight in the latest trends of the digital landscape.
  • Lead or contribute in creative brainstorms and work groups.
  • Assist the Digital Director on scope and workload planning.

Qualifications Include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant area of study.
  • Proven commitment to free-market principles.
  • 2-4 years of direct experience providing support to a Digital Director, Marketing Director, or Vice President of Marketing/Advertising.
  • Experience with Google AdWords, Facebook Power Editor, or DoubleClick Bid Manager.
  • Google AdWords certified is a plus.
  • • Proficient in Microsoft Excel.
  • Ability to produce fast, creative designs using Adobe Photoshop or Adobe Illustrator is a plus.
  • Analytical skills and Google Analytics experience preferred.
  • Wordpress and Drupal experience preferred.
  • Basic knowledge of HTML and CSS necessary.
  • Attention to detail and ability to operate in a collaborative, cross functional environment.

This mid-level position reports to the Digital Director and offers an exceptional career opportunity for a highly motivated individual. FreedomWorks offers an excellent salary and benefits package in addition to a great office location convenient to Union Station. Please visit www.freedomworks.org for more information about the organization.

Please e-mail a cover letter, resume, and two writing sample to: careers@freedomworks.org.

FreedomWorks is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.


Direct Mail Manager

FreedomWorks seeks a full-time Direct Response Coordinator to help implement an ambitious plan to grow its small-dollar donor program. This position offers the potential for promotion within the department and the opportunity to be part of a dynamic and highly productive team as it raises over $12 million towards advancing the organization’s mission to promote limited government. Above all else, this position requires a firm commitment to individual freedom. The position reports to the Vice President of Development and will coordinate with direct mail vendors and in-house donor communication efforts. A background in direct response for conservative causes is a plus.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Assist in fundraising campaigns with external vendors, and ensure integration of new and creative strategies to retain, recapture, and acquire donors across multiple channels and touch points
  • Oversee all packages through the production process from creative, designing, printing to the post office
  • Participate in inter-departmental fundraising meetings and planning sessions with fundraising agencies to ensure cooperative planning and priority setting between offline and online campaigns
  • Work closely with digital team to ensure integration of offline marketing/fundraising and stewardship with online strategies and tactics
  • Work closely with legal to ensure compliance on all materials
  • Track and analyze all mailing results and monitoring blue books daily
  • Maintain mail calendars and ensuring all deadlines are met

Qualifications:

  • Two or more years professional experience in nonprofit fundraising or related direct marketing
  • Commitment to the mission of FreedomWorks
  • Demonstrable experience with integrating direct marketing efforts with larger strategic initiatives and campaigns
  • Understanding of best practices related to fundraising data collection, management, and application
  • Excellent verbal communications skills and the ability to interact with individuals from varying backgrounds
  • Strong writing and editing skills required
  • Project and time management skills with high attention to detail
  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively as part of a team required
  • Keen eye for graphic design, attention to detail, and creativity

This is an exceptional career opportunity for a highly motivated individual. FreedomWorks offers an excellent salary and benefits package in addition to a great office location convenient to Union Station. Please visit www.freedomworks.org for more information about the organization.

Please visit FreedomWorks for more information about the organization.

Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to: Development@freedomworks.org. Selected candidates will be asked to submit writing samples and references.

FreedomWorks is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.


Graphic Designer

FreedomWorks, a vibrant and growing free-market and limited government grassroots advocacy organization, is seeking to hire a Graphic Designer.

The ideal candidate will have at least three years’ experience with graphic design for print and web production, and be able to help with website maintenance, website analytics, UI testing, online member engagement, as well as offer strategic improvements in these areas.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Lead the design and conceptualization of assets for both print and web production;
  • Create graphic collateral for a variety of projects, including (but not limited to): events, campaigns, digital advertising, web design, logos, brochures, and other print materials;
  • Assist with website maintenance, user interface testing, and landing page design to facilitate digital marketing and fundraising;
  • Monitor website content for style consistency and formatting;
  • Respond to staff requests for graphic design and website updates;
  • Analyze web traffic and make recommendations that will improve key metrics;
  • Perform competitor analysis to stay informed on trending design and technology;
  • Manage the upkeep and organization of internal multimedia file system.

Qualifications Include:

  • Proven commitment to free market principles;
  • 3+ years’ graphic design experience;
  • Expert in Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign;
  • Ability to produce creative, high quality designs in a fast paced environment;
  • HTML and CSS proficiency;
  • Analytical skills and Google Analytics experience;
  • Drupal and WordPress experience preferred;
  • Photography or videography experience considered an asset;
  • JavaScript and PHP experience a plus;
  • Premiere or Final Cut Pro and After Effects experience a plus;
  • Excellent project management skills and ability to prioritize changing workloads;
  • Attention to detail and ability to recognize and flag issues;
  • Ability to operate in a collaborative, cross-functional environment;
  • Excellent judgment and ability to make recommendations and decisions.

This position reports to the Vice President of Digital Marketing and offers an exceptional career opportunity for a highly motivated individual. Please visit FreedomWorks for more information about the organization.

Please email a portfolio, resume, and cover letter to: careers@freedomworks.org.

FreedomWorks is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.


Press Secretary

FreedomWorks, a free-market grassroots organization that fights for lower taxes, less government and more economic freedom, is seeking to hire a qualified candidate to serve as the organization’s press secretary.

The ideal candidate will have at least one year’s worth of on-the-job experience in press and communications. While the position will reside within FreedomWorks’ Campaign and Grassroots teams, the position requires working closely with departments across the organization in order to support new and ongoing organizational objectives.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Drafting rapid reaction statements, press releases, and media advisories for all entities in the FreedomWorks family under tight deadlines
  • Actively pitching stories to local, state, and national media
  • Establishing and continuing to foster existing relationships with communications staff in allied congressional offices
  • Planning and running events such as press conferences and briefings
  • Drafting and editing op-eds for FreedomWorks’ staff
  • Fielding press requests and follow-up on events to assess media coverage
  • Serving as a spokesman for the organization
  • Maintaining FreedomWorks’ blog
  • Promoting grassroots activities with the media
  • Maintaining the media database with contact information for TV, radio and print reporters
  • Keeping records of all earned media press clippings and radio and television appearances in an electronic FreedomWorks’ media archive
  • Compiling PR documents for staff, activists, member and media
  • Preparing weekly media roundups showcasing the top institutional print, radio, TV and blog hits of the previous week
  • Maintaining the media department calendar using Google Calendar

Ideal candidate qualifications:

  • Enthusiastic belief in limited government principles and a passion for free-market economics and grassroots activism
  • Ability to communicate the organization’s message in a clear and compelling way
  • Self-motivating personality with the ability to work independently, and with limited supervision
  • Demonstrate writing skills to produce accurate content under tight deadlines
  • Ability to track and respond quickly to news stories on which FreedomWorks should comment
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Google Drive
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced campaign environment, often requiring work on nights and weekends, with possible travel
  • Ability to multi-task and effectively prioritize tasks in order of importance
  • Must have a team player mentality and be willing to help other departments during organizational events and campaigns
  • Discretion with confidential internal documents
  • Experience with blogging, Drupal, and Wordpress is a plus

This position offers an exceptional career opportunity for a highly motivated individual. FreedomWorks offers an excellent salary and benefits package. Please visit FreedomWorks for more information about the organization.

Please visit FreedomWorks for more information about the organization.

Please e-mail a cover letter, resume, and two writing samples to: careers@freedomworks.org.

FreedomWorks is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.


Senior Strategic Partnership Officer

FreedomWorks seeks a full time senior level major gifts officer as it grows the fundraising department to increase its impact in the liberty movement. The position is suited for someone based in the DC area but eager for extensive travel through the United States.  This position offers potential for growth and the opportunity to be part of a dynamic and highly productive team as it raises over 12 million towards advancing the organization’s mission.  Above all else, this position requires a firm commitment to individual freedom. The major gifts officer will work with the Development Director and President to build programs that identify, grow and nurture major gifts from individual donors. The primary responsibility of this position is first steward relationships with current donors and second to identify prospects and develop them through meetings and calls.  Background in libertarian/conservative causes is a plus. 

Responsibilities Include:

  • Assist with implementing a regular, year-round communication strategy
  • Manage a portfolio of prospects and major donors (Individuals, foundations, and corporations)
  • Travel to visit top prospects and donors regularly approximately ten days of each month
  • Participate in all aspects of the gift cycle
  • Work collaboratively with the development team, leadership and program staff. Offer prospect strategy counsel to the president and vice president of development
  • Ensure donors and prospects are made aware and have the opportunity to participate in events, lobbying and other activities

Required Skills:

  • Five or more years’ experience in fundraising, policy, nonprofits, campaigns or sales
  • Strong written communication skills; ability to write clear, structured, articulate, and persuasive communications  
  • Strong editing skills and attention to detail  
  • Ability to handle multiple projects efficiently and meet deadlines 
  • Ability to conduct research and identify new funding opportunities; knowledge of fundraising information sources, basic fundraising strategies, and prospect research techniques 
  • Ability to understand the needs and interests of leadership and major gift donors in order to develop relationships between them 
  • Successful experience in making cold calls as well as developing cultivation and solicitation strategies 
  • Previous experience with political non-profits or campaigns  
  • Must be willing and enjoy extensive travel
  • A deep interest in and understanding of politics and the freedom movement cause
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  • Proficiency in Microsoft office applications
  • Bachelor’s degree

FreedomWorks offers an excellent salary and benefits package in addition to a great office location convenient to Union Station.

Please visit FreedomWorks for more information about the organization.

Please submit cover letter to: development@freedomworks.org. No phone calls. Selected candidates will be asked to submit writing samples and references.

FreedomWorks is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.