AMERICAN ISRAEL PUBLIC AFFAIRS COMMITTEE

Job Description

Job Title: Regional Political Director   
               
Department:    Political            

Location: Los Angeles

Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time   

Summary:
The American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) seeks a Southern Pacific Regional Political Director based in Los Angeles to oversee pro-Israel political activity throughout the southern Pacific region (Southern CA, Nevada, Arizona & Hawaii). AIPAC is a registered domestic lobby whose principal mission is to work with Congress on legislation that strengthens the United States and Israel. As a member of the Southern Pacific Region’s senior staff, the RPD is responsible for, but not limited to:

Detailed Duties:
•    Increase the political participation of the pro-Israel community within the region and train AIPAC members to build effective relationships with their elected officials
•    Manage AIPAC’s legislative mobilizations within the region
•    Provide senior level insight to the regional office and Political team
•    Conduct educational briefings with candidates for federal office
•    Organize and speak at political briefings in communities throughout the region to encourage active political participation
•    Track and analyze local campaign activity
•    Speak in public forums to educate and engage new and current activists to facilitate pro-Israel activism in their communities
•    Provide oversight to Outreach Directors in the office
•    Manage the daily activity of the Southern Pacific political department
•    Other duties as assigned

Qualifications/Skills:
•    Bachelor’s degree or commensurate experience
•    Passion for a strong U.S.-Israel relationship and commitment to AIPAC’s mission
•    Minimum of 5 years of political experience, working on political campaigns, Capitol Hill, or other relevant work experience
•    Excellent verbal and written communication skills
•    The ability to juggle many different projects simultaneously
•    A collaborative personal style
•    Knowledge of Middle East current events strongly preferred


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AIPAC is an equal opportunity employer

Please use the following link to apply: https://recruiting.ultipro.com/AME1071/JobBoard/0ef31e79-3786-dcf1-5756-...