Position Title: Political Director
Reports To: Executive Director
Duration: Regular Position
Hours: 1.0 Full Time Equivalent (40 hours/week)
Compensation: $48,000 to $54,000 dependent upon experience, plus benefits: 90% employer-paid medical, dental, vision and naturopathic health insurance, 401K plan with employer contribution, subsidized transit pass, data plan credit, paid professional development opportunities, paid time off starting at three weeks per year, seven paid holidays annually, and flexible family-friendly schedule.
About the Position: APANO believes in a just world, and works to achieve real change for Asian and Pacific Islanders and all people. We are looking for a motivated organizer to join APANO’s senior leadership team to serve as Political Director responsible for shaping strategy, leading campaigns and collaborating with our organizers and members to build political power. We envision the position in a shared leadership role for our Political Team, working closely with the other staff directors. The 5+ FTE team utilizes field organizing, research, communications, lobbying and candidate endorsements to build political power and win campaigns that align with our community organizing. The successful candidate will join a growing, seasoned team of member-leaders and organizers working to win concrete change in the lives of Asian and Pacific Islanders in Oregon, and the larger world.