Voters Not Politicians

Training Manager

 

Overview:

The Training Manager will be responsible for all training events, and group coaching of the field program for the ballot campaign. Voters Not Politicians is a nonpartisan, volunteer-driven organization dedicated to passing a state constitutional amendment to end partisan gerrymandering by creating a transparent system that takes politicians and lobbyists out of redistricting, prevents districts from being drawn to favor any party, and putting Michigan citizens in charge through an Independent Citizens Redistricting Commission. The Training Manager position is full-time with some evening, weekend, and travel required.

Responsibilities:

Oversee training in all key areas of the campaign, including field and organizing committee

Refine existing online training programs

Develop in-person and online training programs for canvassing, phonebank, texting, of other field roles.

Promote training sessions through campaign communications and outreach teams

Organize and oversee in-person training and train-the-trainer sessions across Michigan

Make efficient the process of moving new volunteers to training sessions

Identify future training needs and create materials to facilitate that training

Search for and fill gaps in training material or content that are need for campaign success

Assess training level of volunteers across the campaign

Communicate with team members, trainers and management to ensure all needs are met

Plan and execute statewide GOTV training for VNP field leadership and any coalition partners

 

Skills:

 

Excellent, dynamic communication skills

Experience with Voter Action Network or other voter contact platforms

Knowledgeable about voter contact programs and/or labor or community outreach drives

Interested and able to work in a fast paced team environment with political considerations

Proficiency or desire to learn, Learning Management Systems

 

Reports to:

Field Director

 

Experience:

At least 2 years experience in online and/or in-person training development and execution

At least 6 months experience in a campaign environment

 

To Apply:

Please email cover letter and resume to hr@votersnotpoliticians.com