Political Action Committee (PAC) Director

21 Aug, 2023


Political Action Committee (PAC) Director

Wells Fargo
Washington D.C.


About this role:Reporting to the head of Political Programs, this position is responsible for the day-to-day operations of Wells Fargo’s Political Action Committee (PAC).  This individual will develop and implement strategic PAC plans.  This position will sit at 1700 K Street, NW in Washington, DC .  The Wells Fargo job profile is Lead Government Relations Specialist .

In this role, you will:

  • Manage the day-to-day operations, including an annual solicitation and communication plan, election cycle disbursement budgeting, and membership outreach engagement.
  • Develop and execute an annual and long-term strategic plan to grow receipts and membership
  • Establish growth targets as well as the reporting to track progress against strategic goals
  • Ideate innovative PAC fundraising opportunities
  • Execute PAC-sponsored internal fundraising events with senior executives and elected officials
  • Develop creative and educational content for the annual report, presentations, solicitation materials, and transparency reports
  • Partner with GRPP team, to manage all risks, controls, and processes associated with the PAC
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders to drive positive outcomes for the PAC

Depending on the volume of applications received, this job posting may be removed prior to the indicated close date.

Required Qualifications, US:

  • 5+ years of Government Relations, Public Affairs or Legal experience, or equivalent demonstrated through one or a combination of the following: work experience, training, military experience, education

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience managing a corporate or trade association PAC operating at the federal and state levels
  • Experience developing and implementing strategic PAC plans
  • Experience building strong relationships and influencing stakeholders
  • Experience presenting information that persuades, and enhances understanding at all levels
  • Experience working on a political campaign in a fundraising capacity
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite: PowerPoint, Word, Excel and SharePoint

Office Locations:

  • 1700 K Street, NW – Washington, DC

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Job posted: 2023-08-21