Deputy Regional Political Director – Multiple Locations

Overview
 
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 Regional Political Director will report to the Regional Political Director.
 
To Apply: www.aipac.org/careers
 
Locations: Baltimore, MD & Chicago, IL
 
Roles and Responsibilities
• Help track House and Senate races in the region
• 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
• Assist with AIPAC legislative grassroots mobilizations
• Assist with scheduling and organizing of caucuses in the regions and lobbying appointments during the AIPAC Policy Conference
• 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 fundraising/solicitation skills
• Attention to detail and ability to work independently
• Ability to travel
• Computer skills including Microsoft Office