Job Opportunities

The Center for Popular Democracy is recruiting experienced and qualified candidates who are passionate about helping to build organizing power to transform the local and state policy landscape through strong partnerships with community-based organizing groups nationwide.

Jobs at CPD

Director of Field Organizing

Youth Leadership and Organizing Coordinator

Executive Assistant

Senior Counsel or Associate Counsel

Director of Budget and Planning

National Civic Engagement and Politics Manager

Senior Advisor for Racial Equity

Administrative Associate, Local Progress National Convening (Part Time, Temporary)

Communications Manager

Director of Digital Strategies

Public Affairs & Strategic Communications (PASC) Director

Affiliate Associate, Organizing and Capacity Building

Canvass Directors

Senior Legislative Advocate

Foundation Relations Manager

Chief of Staff/Managing Director

Chief Operating Officer for Systems, Finance, HR and Legal Compliance

Administrative Associate, Organizing and Capacity Building

Special Projects Manager for Ana Maria Archila

National Democracy Manager

Deputy Development Director, Foundations

Director of the Fed Up Campaign

Internship in Lawyering & Policy Innovation Summer 2019

Campaign Director for Immigrant Justice

Law Graduate Public Interest Fellowship Opportunities

The CPD’s partner organizations are also recruiting experienced and qualified candidates. Click on the links below to learn more.

Jobs with CPD Partners

Community Organizer - United for A New Economy (UNE)

Civic Engagement Director, Make the Road PA & Political Director, Make the Road Action in PA

Lead Organizer - Make the Road PA

Various Positions - CASA

Lead Organizer - Make the Road Connecticut

Development Manager - Make the Road Family of Organizations/CPD

Various Positions - Organization United for Respect

Director - Make the Road Pennsylvania

Communications Director - New Florida Majority

Communications Director - New Virginia Majority

Lead Organizer: Richmond - New Virginia Majority

Lead Organizer: Northern Virginia - New Virginia Majority

Vermont Organizing Director - Rights and Democracy

Executive Director - United for a New Economy/Action

Puerto Rican Civic EngagementCoordinator, Pennsylvania - Vamos4PR and Vamos4PR Action

Puerto Rican Civic Engagement—Coordinator, Florida - Vamos4PR and Vamos4PR Action

Digital Organizer - Make the Road Nevada

Alaska State Director - Alaska Grassroots Alliance

Workers Defense Project's Summer Organizing Institute

Executive Administrative Assistant - Workers Defense Project

Communications Director - Workers Defense Project

Campaign Manager - Workers Defense Project

Fair Workweek Organizer - Warehouse Workers for Justice

Worker Organizers, various affiliates of Center for Popular Democracy

Co-Director of Field and Campaigns - Alliance to Reclaim our Schools

Communications Strategist - Center on Policy Initiatives

Community Organizer - Churches United for Fair Housing

Digital Organizer - Communities United

Full-time Youth Organizer/Trainer - Communities United

Full-time Organizing Positions - Communities United

Los Angeles Director - Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment

Bilingual Community Organizer - Manufactured Housing Action

Coalition Coordinator - Urban Youth Collaborative

Director of NYC Education Organizing - Coalition for Education Justice and Urban Youth Collaborative

Operations Manager - One Pennsylvania

Organizer: New Organizing - One Pennsylvania

Organizer - One Pennsylvania

Staff Attorney - Workers Defense Project 

Dallas Community Organizer - Texas Organizing Project

Program Coordinator, Boards and Commissions Leadership Institute - Texas Organizing Project

Community Organizer - Make the Road PA

Community Organizer - Make the Road NJ

Senior Organizer - Make the Road NJ

State Director - Make the Road NV

Lead Organizer - SPACEs

Deputy Director of Programs and Policy - The Center for Policy Initiatives

Development Manager - Working Partnerships USA

Communications Manager - Working Patrnerships USA

Associate Policy Director - Working Partnerships USA

State Director (or Organizing Director) - Colorado Working Families

Field Director, Tampa Bay - Organize Florida

Administrative Clerk - Organize Florida

Executive Assistant - Organize Florida

Resource Development Coordinator, Grants - Organize Florida

Community Organizer, Orlando - Organize Florida

Vice President of Organizing & Campaigns, Orlando - Organize Florida

Community Organizer, Tampa - Organize Florida

Organizing Director, Orlando - Organize Florida

Digital & Online Organizer - Organize Florida

Receptionist & Membership Coordinator - Organize Florida

Sr. Leadership Development Manager - Organize Florida

Regional Director, Central Florida - Organize Florida

Executive Director - TakeAction Minnesota