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Employment Opportunities

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


Database Engineer + Free Classes & Certifications

Earn money while receiving an education. FreedomWorks, a growing, fast-paced nonprofit organization offers a unique opportunity for training both on the job and in the classroom to a liberty minded, tech-savvy person. Ultimately this position will be the architect for the Salesforce donor database. Entry level candidates can apply as there is no need for prior certifications or experience in fundraising databases. However, a passion for limited government and an interest in database management is essential.

Send your resume and a cover letter to development@freedomworks.org with the subject line “Database Engineer.”

FreedomWorks is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.


Digital Adverting Coordinator

FreedomWorks, a free-market grassroots organization that fights for lower taxes, less government and more economic freedom, is looking to expand marketing program with a Digital Advertising 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 online brand.

Specific Responsibilities Include:

  • Manage and analyze digital advertising placement.
  • Grow opt-in email list.
  • Manage social media through digital innovation.
  • Strategize and produce digital content.
  • Develop new acquisition strategies.
  • Work in tandem with the Vice President of Marketing to assist with email marketing campaigns.
  • Track and manage online fundraising and donation page creation, maintenance, and reporting.
  • Provide ongoing education and insight in the latest trends of the digital landscape.
  • Contribute in creative brainstorms and workgroups.
  • Strategize and execute plans with the Vice President of Marketing.
  • Other duties as needed.

Qualifications Include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant area of study.
  • Proven commitment to free-market principles.
  • 1-2 years of direct experience in digital advertising placement.
  • 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.
  • Basic knowledge of HTML and CSS.
  • Attention to detail and ability to operate in a collaborative, cross functional environment.

This mid-level position reports to the Vice President of Marketing 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 and resume to: careers@freedomworks.org.

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, online member engagement, as well as offer strategic improvements in these areas.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Provide 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 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;
  • Assist with 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 preferred;
  • 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.

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


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 the 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 Vice President of Development 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 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 communications team to inspire donors.

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  
  • Proficiency in Microsoft office applications  
  • Bachelor’s degree

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

How to Apply:

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