The Iowa Democratic Party seeks an experienced data professional to provide campaign leadership with data and analytics support during program planning and budgeting; develop targeting criteria to reach the right voters in each phase of the campaign; create metrics and develop regular reports to track program performance; provide updates to senior campaign staff and table partners, including a highly targeted U.S. Senate race, four competitive congressional races, and opportunities to flip control in the Iowa legislature.

This is a election cycle position through November 15, 2020 and will report to the Coordinated Campaign Director

Responsibilities Include:

  • Work with senior staff and table partners to create targeted voter contact universes
  • Build and maintain SQL-based daily, weekly and monthly reports on field metrics
  • Provide clear, concise reports to the Organizing Director, Coordinated Campaign Director, affiliated campaigns, and coordinated partners
  • Oversee VAN coordination for the campaign, and provide support to users by setting up troubleshooting standards and systems of communication
  • Work with a highly-motivated team of data professionals at the statewide and national level

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Possess at least one to two cycles of data, targeting or analytics experience on electoral or advocacy campaigns in Democratic politics; one cycle as a Deputy Data Director preferred
  • Strong analytical mindset and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent ability to communicate data-driven recommendations to non-technical audiences
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and collaborative environment while remaining detail oriented and focused on deadlines
  • Experience designing, building or using automated reports and dashboards tracking program metrics

Technical Skills Required:

  • Intermediate or advanced skills in SQL and/or database architecture
  • Advanced knowledge of VAN/ Votebuilder, Excel and Google Sheets
  • Familiarity with voter targeting models and online voter-file vendor tools such as those developed by the DNC, Catalist or TargetSmart
  • Experience using data visualization tools like Tableau and Platform

Salary: Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience and qualifications

Location: Not Listed

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