Training Fellow Summer 2022

About the Organization

Ruth’s List is the only organization dedicated to electing pro-choice women candidates in Florida. Our unique approach empowers women to run inspiring, focused and well-resourced campaigns that win. We know what campaign tactics work in Florida and the value women candidates bring when they decide to run. When a woman is connected and prepared, she’s the best champion for her community. She is the change.

About the Role

Ruth’s List Florida is currently seeking a Training Fellow for Summer 2022 to work directly with our Training Director. Ruth’s List offers a best-in-class training program to candidates and prospective candidates. The Training Fellow will assist in the execution of that training program for pro-choice women candidates running in Florida races in 2022 and beyond. We offer a flexible work schedule and require a commitment of 15 hours per week from June 1st to September 30th. This role provides a unique opportunity for mentorship and to learn in a supportive work environment, all while making a positive impact on Florida’s political landscape.

Responsibilities

  • Assist in promoting trainings through direct outreach to candidates and community partners including:
    • Individual phone, text, and email outreach
    • Coordinating with the Ruth’s List communications team to promote through social media and mass email
  • Assist with training logistics such as facilitating Zoom trainings and booking physical training spaces when possible
  • Assist in formalizing new candidate support programs such as one-on-one field coaching, a mentorship program, a campaign staffer talent bank, etc.
  • Keeping excellent records to build institutional knowledge

Qualifications

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Attention to detail and highly organized
  • Comfort communicating over the phone
  • Professionalism and ability to represent the organization well to partners and prospective candidates
  • Commitment to the organization’s mission of electing Democratic, pro-choice women in Florida


Compensation

$3,600 stipend for a 4-month commitment.

To be considered, please submit your application here.

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until the role is filled. Finalists will be contacted for an interview over video.

We believe our political system should reflect the varied voices of our state, and so should our team. That’s why we’re an Equal Opportunity Employer; people of color, women, people with disabilities, and LGBTQ candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.