This was sent out to Drinking Liberally chapters, and with permission I pass it on to you. Sounds exciting!
JOBS ON MOVEON.ORG POLITICAL ACTIONS CAMPAIGN TO TAKE BACK CONGRESS
Grassroots Campaigns is hiring field organizers to work with MoveOn.org Political Action to defeat Republican Members of Congress and the Bush-Radical Right agenda. Mobilize citizen activists to win the most closely contested House and Senate seats throughout the country. Responsibilities include working with the media; recruiting, training and managing volunteers; and voter contact and mobilization. Organizers must be willing to travel extensively and must have access to a car. Hiring immediately to build for the 2006 election.
Candidates must have a passion for putting our country on the right track, and the drive to work hard and do what it takes to get there. We're looking for goal-oriented and product-driven candidates with leadership skills, toughness, and a strong commitment to changing business as usual in Washington DC. Candidates need to be strategic, team players, able to work with and motivate a wide range of people, and have experience in building strong volunteer groups.
For a full job description: Please check out our website: http://www.grassrootscampaigns.com/FieldOrganizerFall2006.php
Grassroots Campaigns, Inc. runs field campaigns for progressive causes, candidates, and campaigns.