Field Coordinator for AFP

SUMMARY:

The Field Coordinator will work to build grassroots activities through phone banking, door to
door canvassing and social media networking while reporting to the National Field Director.
Through grassroots event trainings, the field coordinator will organize, recruit, and engage
volunteers to become active within their local community. The ideal candidate will have a
background in grassroots advocacy with a strong interest and understanding of social media
techniques.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Build grassroots relations for the organization and state chapter with political, business,
media and community leaders, as planned by the State Director and National Field
Director

• Mobilize and educate grassroots activists on issues within the organization’s mission

• Utilize activists to become involved in AFP volunteer phone banking, ,door to door
canvassing, and social media networking on state-based policy initiatives

• Represent the organization by attending and speaking at local grassroots events for
recruitment and education purposes

• Organize and plan state and local educational rallies and other grassroots events,
including the phone bank setup process

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

• Experience with grassroots operations and/or event planning preferable

• Outstanding communication skills, both written and oral

• Strong attention to detail and excellent problem solving skills

• Ability to work independently, as well as collaboratively with state and national staff, in a
fast-paced, deadline-driven, environment

• Integrity, humility, and an entrepreneurial attitude

• A positive attitude and an earnest interest in providing good customer service to our
members, partners and all state chapters

• A firm commitment to advancing every individual’s right to economic freedom and
opportunity through free markets

GENERAL:

Americans for Prosperity Foundation (AFP Foundation) is a 501(c)(3) organization of citizen
leaders committed to educating consumers, business owners, and the general public about the
value and operation of an open and market-oriented economy that is free of government
interference.  Americans for Prosperity (AFP) is a 501(c)(4) grassroots organization committed
to educating and mobilizing citizen leaders interested in understanding and helping solve
America’s most pressing policy problems while championing the principles of entrepreneurship
and fiscal and regulatory restraint.

TO APPLY:

Please submit a cover letter, resume and salary history/requirements to:  Heather de la Riva at
hr@afphq.org with the position title in the subject line.  AFPF is an equal opportunity employer.
No phone calls please.

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