2018 Washington Statewide Climate Campaign – Campaign Manager
A Washington state campaign to put a price on the cost of carbon pollution seeks an experienced full time campaign manager to lead an effort to pass a 2018 ballot initiative. The successful candidate will work to build the components of a viable ballot measure, lead a signature gathering effort and run a successful campaign for the November 2018 ballot, working closely with a large coalition including climate advocates, social justice organizations, Labor Unions, Tribes and businesses.
The Alliance for Jobs and Clean Energy is a coalition of organizations committed to building Washington’s economy, improving the health of residents and leading the fight against climate change. The Alliance is a coalition including the following who serve on the Governance Board – Community to Community, Climate Solutions, One America, Puget Sound Sage, Washington Conservation Voters, Washington Environmental Council, and Washington State Labor Council. The Nature Conservancy is a conservation organization committed to pricing carbon at the state and national level in a way that is just, equitable and effective. These partners will create a political action committee with additional organizations, Tribes, funders, and businesses, who will ultimately oversee the work of the campaign manager and campaign.
The Campaign Manager will be responsible for overall planning and for day-to-day management and execution of the campaign. Specifically, the campaign manager will:
Work will occur in three phases. Phase 1 will focus on building the foundation and infrastructure for a successful campaign, and will run from January through mid-February. Phase 2 will focus on overseeing a successful signature-gathering effort and grassroots empowerment, and will run from mid-February through June. Phase 3 will focus on implementing the campaign to win on the ballot, and then wind down the campaign. It will run from July through December.
The Alliance and Clean Air, Clean Energy are equal opportunity organizations. We are committed to hiring and advancing personnel with an explicit regard to advance women, people of color, LGBTQ people, and other people from traditionally underrepresented communities.
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