Field Organizer

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Democratic Party of Wisconsin’s Coordinated Campaign

Job Description: Field Organizer
Reports to: Regional Organizing Director
Salary: Commensurate with experience, generous benefits package

Job Responsibilities:

Work to elect all Democrats up and down the ticket

Work to build local grassroots teams that will then engage in direct voter contact, volunteer recruitment and retention, and creating a strong progressive presence in their communities

Implement grassroot field tactics, including managing and executing effective activities, such as phone banks, and canvasses

Work to develop strong relationships with local stakeholders and constituency groups, including county party leaders and members, local grassroots organizations and activists, and partner and ally groups

Help to build the local infrastructure necessary for success in the 2020 spring elections, November 3rd general elections, and beyond

Responsible for executing the 2019 & 2020 statewide organizing and outreach programs across Wisconsin

Other duties as assigned


Applicants should be exceptionally organized, willing to take initiative, adaptable, and able to hit all deadlines and all goals as assigned

Desire to fight for Democratic values and candidates

Previous organizing experience preferred, but not required

Ability to work long days with irregular hours while maintaining a positive, energetic attitude

Applicant should have access to a vehicle, and be willing to travel frequently

Strong interpersonal communication skills are a must

To Apply: Please email a resume titled “FirstName_LastName_Resume” to [email protected] with "Field Organizer” in the subject line. Applications without this exact subject line (minus the quotation marks) may not be considered.

The Democratic Party of Wisconsin has a vision for a deeply inclusive and diverse party organization, membership, and electorate. In order to be successful in this role, Field Organizers must have the cultural competence to successfully work with a diverse group of constituency groups. We especially strongly encourage applicants with close ties to Black, Latinx, Muslim, non-English-speaking, disability, and LGBTQ communities. The Democratic Party of Wisconsin is an equal-opportunity employer.