Main Areas of Responsibility:
We are seeking an experienced and dynamic Political Director to lead CVNM’s electoral and accountability work to ensure that New Mexico’s decision-makers prioritize protecting New Mexico’s air, land, and water through meaningful policy action. The Political Director will oversee and implement strategies and programs that help to identify and elect pro-conservation policymakers in New Mexico elections, and educate voters about the voting records of decision-makers.
Additional Areas of Responsibility:
The right candidate for this role will have demonstrated success developing, coordinating and implementing elections engagement strategies, including voter persuasion, phone banks, mail piece and/or radio development, and field engagement. The candidate should also have a strong understanding of the importance of building trust
and credibility with policy leaders, the legislative and policy-making process, leveraging public pressure to achieve policy wins, and racial equity.
CVNM is a statewide, nonpartisan nonprofit committed to connecting the people of New Mexico to their political power to protect our air, land and water for a healthy Land of Enchantment. We do this by mobilizing voters, winning elections, holding elected officials accountable and advancing responsible public policies. The Political Director must be committed to our mission and values of authentic community and stakeholder engagement.