STATE DATA DIRECTOR
Become a first class resource for State and/or Regional entities including state parties, field staff, campaigns and other similar groups. Responsibilities will vary by state but may include voter file/database management, daily tracking, training of staff and state leaders and data collection including Absentee/Early Vote data and vote history.
Job Description:Individual must familiarize self with state voting laws, historic election results and trends. This includes early/absentee and Election Day turnout, voter registration and voter file.Work with State Party, State Director and Campaigns to ensure a smooth transition of data in/data out on a daily basis. (When circumstances arise, create and implement specific data plans to accommodate and work with additional or above entities to ensure data in-take and mitigate data loss.)Manage the daily volunteer voter contact and field staff universes and surveys including door-to-door and phone.Work with the RNC Political and Strategy departments to create, implement and manage contact universes and data collection efforts.Maintain tracking of daily, weekly and yearly volunteer voter contact.Provide nightly reports to State Victory Director.Assist in execution of tasks assigned by the National Field Director pertaining to the implementation of Voter Registration, Voter Identification, AB/EV, and GOTV programs.When necessary, serve as a resource for all political technology including GOP Data Center, Door-to-Door apps and phone systems.Assist State Victory Director with goals and objectives for national voter contact program as directed by the National Field DirectorWork with State Party and State Victory director to implement a continuing education program, specifically for data platforms and volunteer contact tools.Create, update and maintain “Best Practices” resource documents including database platforms, excel, scanning and office setup.Create, update, and maintain step by step training documents and videos for field staff and state party leadership.Maintain ongoing document of additional data platforms and technology being used throughout State entities and determine if integration between State Party, RNC and entity is achievable.Assist in the distribution and set-up of all equipment for field offices.
Requirements/Skill Sets:Past experience with data management.Understanding and previous use of GOP data management platforms including Voter Vault, Data Center and similar user interface tools.Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel a must.Mandatory continuing education.Willingness to learn what they do not know.Comprehend and implement new technologies and additional database management tools taught through RNC provided training. Examples include, but are not limited to, Data Platforms, Microsoft Access and SQL.Individual must be highly motivated with ability to self-educate and solve problems outside with little initial familiarity of subject.Organization, time management and ability to hit deadline on time.Public speaking and ability to provide training to large groups or field staff.Troubleshooting of field staff and state party data related issues.Knowledge of general IT services including internet, VoIP phones, printers and computer a plus.Be a team player with ability to maintain clear head in high stress situations.
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