Absentee and Early Vote Specialist

Catalist | On-site| Remote| Remote Possible | Short-term

Date Posted

03/21/22

Job Role

Data & Data Management

Organization Type

Technology Provider, Vendor or Service Provider

Location

On-site, Remote, Remote Possible

District of Columbia (DC)

Salary Range

How to Apply

Absentee and Early Vote Specialist

Catalist | On-site| Remote| Remote Possible | Short-term

Position Summary

For more than 15 years, Catalist has been a leader in civic data and data science innovation. Our mission is to provide progressive organizations with the data, software, and services needed to better identify, understand, and communicate with the people they need to engage and mobilize. Our clients include the largest, most influential organizations in the U.S. active in civic engagement, advocacy, and political campaigns.

 

Catalist is home to a dedicated, creative team of technologists, data scientists, and campaign experts committed to using our talents and technology to nurture a vibrant and growing progressive community. 

 

As an Absentee and Early Vote Specialist, you will have a leading role in providing data sets and solutions for use by a wide array of Catalist clients and partners, as well as assisting or leading efforts to manage cross-departmental projects. The position will be responsible for ensuring that various data types are processed and released in a timely and efficient manner.

 

The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated individual with excellent technical skills, a strong desire to learn new skills, and an interest in progressive politics. Catalist values creativity and problem-solving. Our work is on the cutting edge of data-driven politics, and your support will help Democratic candidates and progressive organizations conduct successful advocacy and electoral campaigns.

 

This position reports to the Director of Data Acquisition. The Absentee and Early Vote Specialist is a part of a growing Data team that supports all underlying work at Catalist. 

 

Principal Duties & Responsibilities:

 

  • Perform the end to end processing of Absentee and Early vote (AVEV) data
  • Coordinate the proper collection and cataloging of AVEV data from Secretaries of State and County Boards of Elections
  • Research and monitor ongoing changes to election administration that may impact absentee and early voting
  • Format and audit incoming data using various software and tools
  • Gain proficiency with proprietary Catalist tools through on-the-job training
  • Document your work in a clear and thorough manner
  • Plan, manage, and execute special projects as directed by the Director of Data Acquisition 

 

Desired Skills & Abilities:

 

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills, including ability to multitask
  • Effective problem solving and troubleshooting abilities in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability and willingness to learn new skills quickly
  • Able to focus on details and make productive suggestions on ways to improve processes
  • Willingness to be creative and personable, work with teams internally, and articulate ideas clearly
  • Excellent project management skills, including ability to handle numerous assignments at once

 

Education & Experience:

 

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Offices Suite, specifically Excel
  • Experience standardizing, cleaning, or processing large datasets provided in xlsx, csv, txt or other formats 
  • Experience with political campaigns or progressive organizations is preferred
  • There are no formal educational requirements for this position
  • Background check required

 

Salary:

 

This is a seasonal position in Washington, DC. Catalist is currently working remotely due to the pandemic. Compensation will be $15 per hour. 

 

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to with the subject line “Absentee and Early Vote Specialist.”

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

 

Catalist commits to fostering a culture of equity, inclusion, and accessibility and to serving the community by finding strength in our diversity. Our Diversity Equity Inclusion and Accessibility committee leads critical work in four key areas – Data, Talent, Language, and Training & Education that seek to improve our data, communication, company culture, and do our part to improve the larger progressive ecosystem.

 

Catalist, LLC (Catalist or Company) is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate against any individual in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, veteran’s status, or any basis prohibited by the law. This policy covers all programs, services, policies, and procedures of the Company, including opportunity for employment and treatment as a Company employee. 

 

No recruiters or agencies. Direct hires only.

Date Posted

03/21/22

Job Role

Data & Data Management

Location

On-site, Remote, Remote Possible

Salary

How to Apply

Position Summary

For more than 15 years, Catalist has been a leader in civic data and data science innovation. Our mission is to provide progressive organizations with the data, software, and services needed to better identify, understand, and communicate with the people they need to engage and mobilize. Our clients include the largest, most influential organizations in the U.S. active in civic engagement, advocacy, and political campaigns.

 

Catalist is home to a dedicated, creative team of technologists, data scientists, and campaign experts committed to using our talents and technology to nurture a vibrant and growing progressive community. 

 

As an Absentee and Early Vote Specialist, you will have a leading role in providing data sets and solutions for use by a wide array of Catalist clients and partners, as well as assisting or leading efforts to manage cross-departmental projects. The position will be responsible for ensuring that various data types are processed and released in a timely and efficient manner.

 

The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated individual with excellent technical skills, a strong desire to learn new skills, and an interest in progressive politics. Catalist values creativity and problem-solving. Our work is on the cutting edge of data-driven politics, and your support will help Democratic candidates and progressive organizations conduct successful advocacy and electoral campaigns.

 

This position reports to the Director of Data Acquisition. The Absentee and Early Vote Specialist is a part of a growing Data team that supports all underlying work at Catalist. 

 

Principal Duties & Responsibilities:

 

  • Perform the end to end processing of Absentee and Early vote (AVEV) data
  • Coordinate the proper collection and cataloging of AVEV data from Secretaries of State and County Boards of Elections
  • Research and monitor ongoing changes to election administration that may impact absentee and early voting
  • Format and audit incoming data using various software and tools
  • Gain proficiency with proprietary Catalist tools through on-the-job training
  • Document your work in a clear and thorough manner
  • Plan, manage, and execute special projects as directed by the Director of Data Acquisition 

 

Desired Skills & Abilities:

 

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills, including ability to multitask
  • Effective problem solving and troubleshooting abilities in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability and willingness to learn new skills quickly
  • Able to focus on details and make productive suggestions on ways to improve processes
  • Willingness to be creative and personable, work with teams internally, and articulate ideas clearly
  • Excellent project management skills, including ability to handle numerous assignments at once

 

Education & Experience:

 

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Offices Suite, specifically Excel
  • Experience standardizing, cleaning, or processing large datasets provided in xlsx, csv, txt or other formats 
  • Experience with political campaigns or progressive organizations is preferred
  • There are no formal educational requirements for this position
  • Background check required

 

Salary:

 

This is a seasonal position in Washington, DC. Catalist is currently working remotely due to the pandemic. Compensation will be $15 per hour. 

 

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to with the subject line “Absentee and Early Vote Specialist.”

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

 

Catalist commits to fostering a culture of equity, inclusion, and accessibility and to serving the community by finding strength in our diversity. Our Diversity Equity Inclusion and Accessibility committee leads critical work in four key areas – Data, Talent, Language, and Training & Education that seek to improve our data, communication, company culture, and do our part to improve the larger progressive ecosystem.

 

Catalist, LLC (Catalist or Company) is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate against any individual in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, veteran’s status, or any basis prohibited by the law. This policy covers all programs, services, policies, and procedures of the Company, including opportunity for employment and treatment as a Company employee. 

 

No recruiters or agencies. Direct hires only.

Date Posted

03/21/22

Job Role

Data & Data Management

Location

On-site, Remote, Remote Possible

Salary

How to Apply

Absentee and Early Vote Specialist

Catalist | On-site, Remote, Remote Possible | Short-term

Position Summary

For more than 15 years, Catalist has been a leader in civic data and data science innovation. Our mission is to provide progressive organizations with the data, software, and services needed to better identify, understand, and communicate with the people they need to engage and mobilize. Our clients include the largest, most influential organizations in the U.S. active in civic engagement, advocacy, and political campaigns.

 

Catalist is home to a dedicated, creative team of technologists, data scientists, and campaign experts committed to using our talents and technology to nurture a vibrant and growing progressive community. 

 

As an Absentee and Early Vote Specialist, you will have a leading role in providing data sets and solutions for use by a wide array of Catalist clients and partners, as well as assisting or leading efforts to manage cross-departmental projects. The position will be responsible for ensuring that various data types are processed and released in a timely and efficient manner.

 

The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated individual with excellent technical skills, a strong desire to learn new skills, and an interest in progressive politics. Catalist values creativity and problem-solving. Our work is on the cutting edge of data-driven politics, and your support will help Democratic candidates and progressive organizations conduct successful advocacy and electoral campaigns.

 

This position reports to the Director of Data Acquisition. The Absentee and Early Vote Specialist is a part of a growing Data team that supports all underlying work at Catalist. 

 

Principal Duties & Responsibilities:

 

  • Perform the end to end processing of Absentee and Early vote (AVEV) data
  • Coordinate the proper collection and cataloging of AVEV data from Secretaries of State and County Boards of Elections
  • Research and monitor ongoing changes to election administration that may impact absentee and early voting
  • Format and audit incoming data using various software and tools
  • Gain proficiency with proprietary Catalist tools through on-the-job training
  • Document your work in a clear and thorough manner
  • Plan, manage, and execute special projects as directed by the Director of Data Acquisition 

 

Desired Skills & Abilities:

 

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills, including ability to multitask
  • Effective problem solving and troubleshooting abilities in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability and willingness to learn new skills quickly
  • Able to focus on details and make productive suggestions on ways to improve processes
  • Willingness to be creative and personable, work with teams internally, and articulate ideas clearly
  • Excellent project management skills, including ability to handle numerous assignments at once

 

Education & Experience:

 

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Offices Suite, specifically Excel
  • Experience standardizing, cleaning, or processing large datasets provided in xlsx, csv, txt or other formats 
  • Experience with political campaigns or progressive organizations is preferred
  • There are no formal educational requirements for this position
  • Background check required

 

Salary:

 

This is a seasonal position in Washington, DC. Catalist is currently working remotely due to the pandemic. Compensation will be $15 per hour. 

 

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to with the subject line “Absentee and Early Vote Specialist.”

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

 

Catalist commits to fostering a culture of equity, inclusion, and accessibility and to serving the community by finding strength in our diversity. Our Diversity Equity Inclusion and Accessibility committee leads critical work in four key areas – Data, Talent, Language, and Training & Education that seek to improve our data, communication, company culture, and do our part to improve the larger progressive ecosystem.

 

Catalist, LLC (Catalist or Company) is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate against any individual in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, veteran’s status, or any basis prohibited by the law. This policy covers all programs, services, policies, and procedures of the Company, including opportunity for employment and treatment as a Company employee. 

 

No recruiters or agencies. Direct hires only.

Date Posted

03/21/22

Job Role

Data & Data Management

Location

On-site, Remote, Remote Possible

Salary

How to Apply

Absentee and Early Vote Specialist

Catalist | On-site, Remote, Remote Possible | Short-term

Position Summary

For more than 15 years, Catalist has been a leader in civic data and data science innovation. Our mission is to provide progressive organizations with the data, software, and services needed to better identify, understand, and communicate with the people they need to engage and mobilize. Our clients include the largest, most influential organizations in the U.S. active in civic engagement, advocacy, and political campaigns.

 

Catalist is home to a dedicated, creative team of technologists, data scientists, and campaign experts committed to using our talents and technology to nurture a vibrant and growing progressive community. 

 

As an Absentee and Early Vote Specialist, you will have a leading role in providing data sets and solutions for use by a wide array of Catalist clients and partners, as well as assisting or leading efforts to manage cross-departmental projects. The position will be responsible for ensuring that various data types are processed and released in a timely and efficient manner.

 

The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated individual with excellent technical skills, a strong desire to learn new skills, and an interest in progressive politics. Catalist values creativity and problem-solving. Our work is on the cutting edge of data-driven politics, and your support will help Democratic candidates and progressive organizations conduct successful advocacy and electoral campaigns.

 

This position reports to the Director of Data Acquisition. The Absentee and Early Vote Specialist is a part of a growing Data team that supports all underlying work at Catalist. 

 

Principal Duties & Responsibilities:

 

  • Perform the end to end processing of Absentee and Early vote (AVEV) data
  • Coordinate the proper collection and cataloging of AVEV data from Secretaries of State and County Boards of Elections
  • Research and monitor ongoing changes to election administration that may impact absentee and early voting
  • Format and audit incoming data using various software and tools
  • Gain proficiency with proprietary Catalist tools through on-the-job training
  • Document your work in a clear and thorough manner
  • Plan, manage, and execute special projects as directed by the Director of Data Acquisition 

 

Desired Skills & Abilities:

 

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills, including ability to multitask
  • Effective problem solving and troubleshooting abilities in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability and willingness to learn new skills quickly
  • Able to focus on details and make productive suggestions on ways to improve processes
  • Willingness to be creative and personable, work with teams internally, and articulate ideas clearly
  • Excellent project management skills, including ability to handle numerous assignments at once

 

Education & Experience:

 

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Offices Suite, specifically Excel
  • Experience standardizing, cleaning, or processing large datasets provided in xlsx, csv, txt or other formats 
  • Experience with political campaigns or progressive organizations is preferred
  • There are no formal educational requirements for this position
  • Background check required

 

Salary:

 

This is a seasonal position in Washington, DC. Catalist is currently working remotely due to the pandemic. Compensation will be $15 per hour. 

 

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to with the subject line “Absentee and Early Vote Specialist.”

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

 

Catalist commits to fostering a culture of equity, inclusion, and accessibility and to serving the community by finding strength in our diversity. Our Diversity Equity Inclusion and Accessibility committee leads critical work in four key areas – Data, Talent, Language, and Training & Education that seek to improve our data, communication, company culture, and do our part to improve the larger progressive ecosystem.

 

Catalist, LLC (Catalist or Company) is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate against any individual in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, veteran’s status, or any basis prohibited by the law. This policy covers all programs, services, policies, and procedures of the Company, including opportunity for employment and treatment as a Company employee. 

 

No recruiters or agencies. Direct hires only.

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