Jobs and Internships

The Idaho Democratic Party is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. We strongly encourage people of color to apply.

Community Fundraising and Events Coordinator

The Idaho State Democratic Party is hiring a full-time Community Fundraising and Events Coordinator to lead our small-dollar fundraising efforts. The position will be based in our Downtown Boise office.

This is a permanent entry-level position with on-the-job training that will report to the Development & Finance Director and work with the entire team.

Duties Include:

  • Conducting research to identify donor prospects
  • Managing logistics for small-dollar fundraising events
  • Conducting personal phone calls to add and retain monthly donors
  • Writing email solicitations and managing digital fundraising
  • Managing fundraising mail solicitations
  • Leading fundraising volunteers on special projects
  • Assisting with the Annual Frank and Bethine Church Gala
  • Leading our donor gratitude efforts for contributions <$1,000
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • 1 year of experience in fundraising or political campaigning
  • A passion for electing Democrats in Idaho
  • Excellent persuasive writing skills with a strong attention to detail
  • Events management experience
  • Strong interpersonal skills and/or customer service or donor-relations experience
  • Comfortable working with Democratic officials, candidates, staff, and donors
  • Experience working with CRM databases, VoteBuilder or NGP preferred
  • Proven experience managing multiple complex projects simultaneously and finishing tasks on time
  • A self-starter and problem-solver


Benefits:

  • Salary: $42,500/year
  • Medical, dental, and vision benefits
  • Monthly computer and phone stipend
  • Union representation and pension through IBEW
  • Generous paid time off, sick days, paid federal holidays off, and two weeks paid vacation over winter holidays