State Level Senior Research Associate

Washington, District of Columbia, United States | Research | Full-time | COVID-19 remote

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POSITION: State Level Senior Research Associate

LOCATION: COVID-19 Remote then Washington, DC by January 1, 2022

 

American Bridge 21st Century is a progressive research and communications organization dedicated to holding Republicans accountable for their words and actions. We are seeking a State Level Senior Research Associate to join our State Level campaigns research team. This position may initially be remote but will expect to be based in American Bridge 21<sup>st</sup> Century's Washington DC office by January 1, 2022.

 

Responsibilities Include:

  • Working as part of a team to produce comprehensive opposition research products on Republican candidates in competitive gubernatorial and state legislative races across the country
  • Collecting information from legislative votes, news clips, campaign finance reports, financial and legal records, and research databases
  • Reporting results and findings to senior staff
  • Performing rapid response research projects in key electoral races
  • Assisting and training less experienced researchers
  • Read candidate tracking reports and identify newsworthy events
  • Other duties as needed

 

 

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-motivation, the ability to work independently
  • Organizational skills and ability to meet strict deadlines a must
  • Strong commitment to teamwork
  • Experience with primary source documents and research databases such as LexisNexis is required
  • Previous political research experience required, 1-2 cycles of campaign experience is strongly preferred

 

American Bridge 21st Century PAC offers a competitive salary range, starting at $47,000 for this position, and a strong benefits package.

 

American Bridge 21st Century is a union employer. This position is in the bargaining unit.

 

American Bridge 21st Century PAC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants of diverse backgrounds are welcomed and encouraged to apply.