Deputy Regional Political Director – New York

Deputy Regional Political Director – New York

Summary: 

The American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) seeks a Deputy Political Director to assist with the implementation of AIPAC’s political goals and objectives. The Deputy Political Director will report to the Political Director.

Detailed Duties:

• Help track House and Senate races in the region
• Assist with planning and executing local Congressional Club events and Congressional Club components in local events
• Attend and assist in regional events
• Establish and maintain contact with House and Senate campaigns to assist in the scheduling of candidate meetings and facilitate the submission of position papers
• Solicit financial support for AIPAC’s Annual Campaign
• Conduct candidate meetings
• Research, track and record FEC and polling data
• Work with colleagues to increase pro-Israel political participation in the region (Solicit Congressional Club commitments)
• Assist with AIPAC legislative grassroots mobilizations
• Assist with scheduling and organizing of caucuses in the regions and lobbying appointments during the AIPAC Policy Conference
• Assist with the integration of AIPAC’s activist bases in the Jewish and Outreach communities
• Promote participation at local and national AIPAC events including regional events and national political training conferences
• Research, gather and deliver information requested by pro-Israel political activists
• Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

• Passion for a strong U.S. – Israel relationship a must
• Bachelor’s degree or commensurate experience
• Minimum of 3 years of political experience
• Excellent written and communication skills
• Proven solicitation skills
• Attention to detail and ability to work independently
• Ability to work within a team to accomplish goals
• Collaborative work style
• Computer skills including Microsoft Office

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