Campaign Job / Membership Engagement (Seattle)

Location: Seattle, WA

Employer: The Outreach Team

Campaign Job Summary

The Outreach Team specializes in face-to-face fundraising for nonprofits that defend human rights here in the U.S. and around the world. In our Seattle office, we are managing outreach and fundraising campaign efforts on behalf of Amnesty International, the world’s largest human rights advocacy organization. Our work is focused on making a global impact and fighting for refugee rights with Amnesty International’s “I Welcome” campaign!

Our base pay is $17 an hour with a bonus system in place which directly rewards hard work! We also have professional development opportunities and leadership positions available. Full-time and part-time available for students.

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Responsibilities

Position Summary: We are seeking Membership Engagement Staff to join our Seattle team working on behalf of Amnesty International and human rights. Our team members:

  • Make a Difference on Issues: We are on the front lines of some of the most critical social change movements in the world. On our team, your voice and your ideas matter and make a real difference. Join our team on the ground floor to contribute new ideas, test new methods of fundraising and mobilization, and drive meaningful social change.
  • Raise Money: Membership Engagement Staff are responsible for effectively and efficiently collecting contributions and signing up new members for Amnesty International through door-to-door canvassing outreach in communities around the Greater Seattle Area. Donations from members are what allow us to build the budget and political power to help our clients win their campaigns. As one of our staff, you raise awareness of the global refugee crisis, build financial support for Amnesty International, and help grow a global movement of over 7 million people..
  • Ensure Member Information Security: Ensure that all policies on information security are followed and that members’ information is secure at all times.

Qualifications

About you. You want to work somewhere that shares your values, rewards great work, provides you with a fast track to career advancement, and is open to new ideas. You'd love to work in a campaign job to make an impact. Above all else, you believe that when people come together, we can change the course of history. The best part of your day is working with people. You have a passion for non-profits and a heightened entrepreneurial spirit. You want to get in on the ground floor of a dynamic company who is changing social change. More specifically, you:

  • Have strong communication skills, a good work ethic, and can walk or bike for long periods of time.
  • Are able to work within a team, receive feedback, and adapt to rapidly changing political landscapes.
  • Preferred previous canvassing, sales, non-profit, customer service or political campaign experience.
  • Must be willing and able to approach members of the public at their place of residence or on the street in a fast paced environment, and cover a large territory each day.
  • Must be able to meet weekly and monthly fundraising standards and quotas
  • Must be able and willing to commute to the City of Seattle daily
  • Bilingual is a plus.

Pay and Benefits

  • $16 to $19.00 per hour plus generous performance-based bonuses

  • Medical Coverage (after 90 days)

  • Paid time off for sick, vacation, and personal leave (after 20 shifts)

About The Outreach Team

The Outreach Team is an exciting, progressive company dedicated to delivering high quality results for some of the best groups in the world today . We build, evaluate, and perfect scalable models to advance today’s critical issues from human rights to child poverty. We work in a fast-paced and fun environment with a network of non-profit partners across the country.

The Outreach Team is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from people of color, LGBTQIA individuals, women, and individuals with disabilities.