Voter Power Fellow

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Garland, Texas
Job Description: 
Voter Power Fellow Jolt is seeking a full time voter power fellow to work directly with the Civic Engagement Director and the organizing team to build out and maintain Jolt’s voter registration program across Texas. Additionally the voter power fellow will assist the organizing team in coordinating voter registration at university and high school campuses. Daily tasks may include: volunteer outreach, coordinating with student chapter leaders to do voter registration on campus, data entry, and planning VDR trainings Duties and Responsibilities Support and help manage Jolt voter registration program across Texas Identify opportunities at schools and in the community to do voter registration Support Jolt field staff by helping organize and coordinate student chapters and unions voter registration efforts Represent the organization at community activities to enhance the organization’s community profile Establish and maintain good working relationships with community partners to help achieve the goals of the organization Assist in the development and management of VDR recruitment and training Provide support in administrative tasks such as maintaining the database with accurate and relevant data Qualifications Strong commitment to social justice and enthusiasm for Jolt’s mission High organizational skills and detail oriented Excellent written and verbal communication skills Self-motivated, fast, independent learner Positive attitude and team oriented Voter registration experience is a plus Reports To & Location This position reports directly to the Civic Engagement Director and is based in Dallas, Texas. Salary & Benefits Shared housing with other interns in Garland, Texas provided $100 monthly stipend will be provided Food for household each month Washer/Dryer provided Transportation - car or public transportation provided
Application Instructions: 
Please submit cover letter, resume, and writing sample to by April 2, 2018
Degree Status: 
Current Student
Contact Information: 
Valerie Kramer
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Posted By: 
Jolt/Valerie Kramer
Expiration Date: 
Tuesday, April 3, 2018