Grassroots Engagement Director

18 May, 2023


Grassroots Engagement Director

Americans for Prosperity
Remote (IA)

Job Description

OverviewAmericans for Prosperity is seeking a dynamic and motivated individual to join our team as the Grassroots Engagement Director in Iowa. This role requires a highly driven individual who is not afraid to take on challenges and possess a deep commitment to advancing economic freedom and individual liberty in the Hawkeye State. The Grassroots Engagement Director will be responsible for leading and executing advocacy and political efforts on the ground, and will have the opportunity to play a key role in shaping public policy in Iowa. If you possess a can-do attitude, a passion for advocacy, and the determination to make a meaningful impact, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.


Your Responsibilities Include

  • As our Grassroots Engagement Director, you will work to be active in the community to identify individuals who want to make a difference on the issues affecting them
  • You will plan and host events to educate activists or to give them an opportunity to make their voice heard on public policy issues and initiatives
  • You will make calls and plans to activate new volunteers that turn policy into reality
  • You will help elect policy champions who will fight for limited government and free market ideas by leading voter contact efforts in your community


Knowledge and Skills You Bring to the Organization

  • You’re able to build relationships quickly with people from all walks of life and understand how to inspire and motivate others
  • You have knowledge of state and federal public policy landscapes
  • You can think of new ways to achieve our goals towards better public policy and develop the detailed plans to get us there
  • You are ready and willing to canvass neighborhoods and make phone calls for AFP priority initiatives and endorsed candidates, as well as motivate and coordinate volunteers to do the same
  • You have a valid driver’s license


Standout Candidates May Also Bring

  • Experience in grassroots advocacy and/or community organizing
  • Experience in political campaigns


About Us


Read about some examples of the positive impact our grassroots staff have made in the lives of Americans across the country. 

Learn more here

Job posted: 2023-05-18