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

Accounting and Development Assistant

Major Gifts Officer

Grassroots Coordinator

Policy Assistant

Program Manager

Program Intern

Data Coordinator

Accounting and Development Assistant

FreedomWorks is seeking an assistant to support the Senior Controller with day to day accounting responsibilities. The ideal applicant will be detailed and be able to problem solve independently. This position involves internal and external correspondence, therefore professionalism is essential. This position also involves responsibilities within the Development department as listed but not limited to the below. The Accounting Assistant will report to the Senior Controller. Application via email only. Send resumes to ssteele@freedomworks.org with the subject line “Accounting Assistant Position.”

Accounting Responsibilities:

  • Enter company invoices into accounts payable software Bill.com for payment
  • Track and enforce monthly credit card reporting deadlines with staff
  • Maintain direct mail tracking spreadsheets for expense allocations
  • Manage relationships and correspondence with vendors including requesting W-9’s and assisting with annual 1099 process
  • Set up and manage staff accounts for travel booking software
  • Support Senior Controller with monthly close process and annual internal audit as needed
  • Liaison with HR team to build and maintain insurance records and policies
  • Assist HR with enforcing timesheet deadlines and other ad hoc issues
  • Facilitate communication between staff and Accounting
  • Other tasks as assigned

Development Responsibilities:

  • Open daily mail and cover vacation for Development Assistant as needed
  • Learn donation tracking processes and donor record management in SalesForce
  • Assist with sending Thank You’s to donors
  • Help with preparing in office mailings
  • Assist with annual state fundraising renewals

Skills Preferred:

  • 1-2 years of previous accounting experience
  • Comfortable working in Microsoft Excel or Google Sheets

Skills Required:

  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to communicate professionally
  • Critical thinking and problem solving
  • Receptive to training and open to learning

If you’d like to apply for this position, please send your resume and cover letter to to ssteele@freedomworks.org. Please write “Accounting Assistant Position” in the subject line.


Grassroots Coordinator

FreedomWorks seeks a full-time Grassroots Coordinator as it grows the Grassroots 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 builds a grassroots infrastructure across the nation advancing the organization’s mission. Above all else, this position requires a firm commitment to individual freedom. The Grassroots Coordinator will work with the Grassroots Manager and Director to build, educate, and mobilize the largest network of activists advocating the principles of smaller government, lower taxes, free markets, personal liberty and the rule of law. The primary responsibility of this position is first to build and foster relationships with grassroots activists and assist with grassroots events across the nation as needed. Background in libertarian/conservative causes is a plus.

Why You Should Apply:

  • You will have competitive pay & benefits
  • You will work out of our DC office
  • You will get a lot of grassroots advocacy experience
  • You will work on important issues such as education reform and election integrity by working with and empowering Grassroots activists
  • You will have the opportunity to travel across America training and working with our activist community

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • General activist relations building positive, long-term relationships (taking activist phone calls, answering questions, addressing activist needs, sending materials when requested, managing general email accounts and correspondence).
  • Writing and producing grassroots educational and advocacy communications.
  • Assisting the Director of Grassroots with initiatives and events with activists on the ground.
  • Traveling on behalf of FreedomWorks (approx. 25%) in order to build relationships with activist groups.
  • Speaking publicly on behalf of FreedomWorks (knowledge of the FreedomWorks issue set required).
  • Coordinating programs with internal and external partners.
  • Research.
  • Administrative Duties (accounting, supplies, materials, etc.).
  • Managing online activist platform, requests, etc.
  • Working with vendors on material creation and distribution.
  • Preparing powerpoint presentations and organizing data on excel spreadsheets (knowledge of vlookup formulas helpful).
  • Other duties as needed.

Submit a cover letter, resume, and any questions to careers@freedomworks.org.


Major Gifts Officer

FreedomWorks seeks a full-time 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 money 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 Executive Vice 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:

  • Manage a caseload of donors and prospects from $5000-$20,000 with a focus on soliciting gifts through face to face meetings.
  • Manage relationships with prospective and existing donors in all aspects of the gift cycle to include identifying, qualifying, and initiating contact; developing appropriate cultivation strategies for the donors; moving potential donors toward solicitation and closure; making solicitations when appropriate; and maintaining stewardship contacts with donors.
  • Collaborate with Vice President of Development to establish major donor fundraising goals and to execute strategies to reach revenue goals.
  • Identify qualified prospects and oversee outreach strategies to include performing advanced research on prospects to determine whether they are qualified and how best to connect with them.
  • Coordinate identification and solicitation of potential planned giving prospects.
  • Maintain donor records and update the database with all relevant donor information.
  • Maintain tracking documents to show progress and donor moves.
  • Assist and attend donor and organizational events as needed.
  • Produce fundraising materials to include but not limited to letters, emails, newsletters, proposals, presentations, and reports.
  • Coordinate messages and themes with the communications team to inspire donors.

Required Skills:

  • Three 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.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
  • Administrative Duties (accounting, supplies, materials, etc.).
  • Managing online activist platform, requests, etc.
  • Working with vendors on material creation and distribution.
  • Preparing powerpoint presentations and organizing data on excel spreadsheets (knowledge of vlookup formulas helpful).
  • Other duties as needed.

FW offers a competitive salary, full health, dental, and life insurance benefits and a pension plan.

How to Apply:

Submit a 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.


Policy Assistant

FreedomWorks seeks a Policy Assistant based in the DC area. This person will be responsible for promoting and advancing the organization’s mission through policy communications and legislative and regulatory research. The primary responsibility of this individual is to communicate FreedomWorks’ policy agenda to our nationwide network of grassroots activists. The ideal candidate will have:

  • At least two years of policy experience
  • Exceptional writing and verbal communication skills
  • Strong knowledge of the legislative and regulatory process
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment

Main Responsibilities:

  • Research and analyze state and federal legislation
  • Write blog posts and social media content on relevant policy topics
  • Advance FreedomWorks’ policy agenda through grassroots engagement
  • Serve as a point of contact for internal and external policy requests

Cross-functional Responsibilities:

  • Draft rapid response statements
  • Draft policy talking points for internal and external communications
  • Participate at FreedomWorks events across the country

If you’d like to apply for this position, please send your resume to Cesar Ybarra at cybarra@freedomworks.org. Please write “FreedomWorks Policy Assistant Opening” in the subject line.


Program Manager

FreedomWorks, the nation’s leading free-market and limited government grassroots advocacy organization, is seeking to hire a qualified candidate to serve as a program manager.

The ideal candidate will have one year’s worth of on-the-job experience with policy, campaigns, or political nonprofits. While the position will reside within FreedomWorks’ Programs team, the position requires working closely with departments across our organization in order to support new and ongoing organizational objectives.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Maintain tracking documents for program deliverables.
  • Strong experience in Google Sheets and Microsoft Excel, including the creation and automation of those tracking documents.
  • Prepare regular program updates for stakeholders.
  • Regular updates for candidates and campaigns, very comfortable presenting concise and meaningful information to a group.
  • Assist with organization, management, and prioritization of program deliverables.
  • Experience managing several people across different projects in different roles has helped.
  • Help set organizational standards through training practices and tracking.
  • Write, develop, and execute new program proposals.
  • Responsible for executing grassroots programs.
  • Work across departments to achieve program goals.
  • Assist and attend events as needed.
  • Represent the organization in any needed capacity.
  • Help other program staff with basic administrative duties.

Qualifications include:

  • Proven commitment to free-market principles.
  • Demonstrate the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong written communication skills; ability to write clear, structured, articulate, and persuasive.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects efficiently and meet deadlines.
  • Attention to detail and ability to recognize and flag issues.
  • Excellent management and interpersonal skills.
  • Willingness to travel.

Submit a cover letter, resume, and any questions to careers@freedomworks.org.

FreedomWorks is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.


Program Intern

FreedomWorks, the nation’s leading free-market and limited government grassroots advocacy organization, is seeking to hire a qualified candidate to serve as our Programs intern. This is an in-person paid internship position with the option to work up to 30 hours per week.

Responsibilities include:

  • Assist the Programs team with various tasks and projects relating to our Education Reform efforts, the Election Protection Initiative. and our Center for Economic Freedom. 
  • Attend/assist in planning events
  • Assist with activist communication
    • Follow ups/invites to events, webinars, trainings, and more.
  • Assist with tracking program performance and other key statistics
  • Help coordinate events and manage program calendar
  • Assist research with program research

Qualifications include:

  • Ability to work independently, quickly, and under pressure
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and tasks at the same time
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to problem solve and analyze and explain data
  • Strong proficiency in MS Office/Google Sheets

Please submit a resume to careers@freedomworks.org with the Subject Line: Programs Intern.

FreedomWorks is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer


Data Coordinator

FreedomWorks is seeking a Data Coordinator that will support the day-to-day operation of its database management. The Data Coordinator will review, clean, and audit the data so that the correct data can be shared with FreedomWorks team members and appropriately land in any marketing automations. The position will extract/upload data and generate basic and moderately complex reports as required. The position will also ensure the accuracy of the data and act as a resource to all users of the Salesforce CRM database and other technology platforms. The ideal applicant will use their creative thinking, attention to detail, and technical skills to impact the development and delivery of existing processes and new solutions. The Data Coordinator will report directly to the Database Engineer and will be located in Washington D.C.

Data Coordinator duties and responsibilities

  • Creating reports by compiling data from Salesforce, Hubspot, and other data sources
  • Organizing data by creating Dashboards or other visual aids that make it easier to analyze information
  • Executing secure and effective data procedures to ensure data is clean for automation
  • Maintaining the integrity of data that contains Personally Identifiable Information
  • Reviewing data for accuracy and identifying any gaps in information before sharing results with others
  • Transcribing data from multiple sources into Salesforce and Hubspot Records
  • Establishing relationships with FreedomWorks team members and collaborating with them to understand their needs and suggest solutions
  • Training other FreedomWorks team member to use technology platforms effectively and efficiently
  • Managing multiple projects simultaneously while meeting deadlines
  • Other tasks as assigned

Data Coordinator requirements

  • Experience with databases, data procedures, and data administration is not required but 1-2 years of experience is preferred
  • Ability to scan large volumes of data in a short time frame
  • Outstanding analytical thinking skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Google Sheets
  • Ability to learn new technology platforms and train other team members
  • Up-to-date with the latest advancements in Salesforce CRM and Hubspot Marketing platform
  • Sense of ownership and pride in your performance and its impact on FreedomWorks’ success
  • Critical thinker
  • Team player
  • Good time-management skills
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills

FW offers a competitive salary, full health, dental, and life insurance benefits and a pension plan.

If you’d like to apply for this position, please send your resume and cover letter to gdevries@freedomworks.org. Please write “Data Coordinator Position” in the subject line.