Americans for Prosperity Foundation State Director in Tennessee

While leading different state initiatives, the State Director will act as the visionary and main spokesperson for Americans for Prosperity. The director will report to the Regional Director, and will work closely with different departments in the national office, volunteers, legislators, press and donors. This position requires an individual with a broad range of core competencies as he/she is running an individual state chapter within the broader organization.

  • Craft and implement a strategic plan that defines and measures success for the state chapter.

  • Build relations for the state chapter with political, business, media and community leaders.

  • Work with coalition partners, investors and AFPF & AFP national and other state offices to sustain state operations

  • Develop and generate state budget through fundraising activities to sustain state chapter

  • Mobilize and educate grassroots activists on issues within the organization’s mission

  • Utilize activists and volunteers to advance policy initiatives that bring about institutional change

  • Represent the organization as the key spokesperson for the state through consistent branding

  • Create and implement a state-wide legislative action plan and assist on national issues of importance

  • Draft and prepare press releases and op-eds and utilize and update social media (websites, facebook, twitter) as related to issues of importance to the state

  • Create and cultivate donor relationships with new, as well as existing supporters, at the state level

  • Experience cultivating relationships with high-profile individuals

  • Political experience is preferable

  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills

  • Strong attention to detail and excellent problem solving skills

  • Ability to work independently, as well as collaboratively, in a fast-paced, deadline-driven, environment

  • Integrity, humility, and an entrepreneurial attitude

  • A positive attitude and an earnest interest in providing good customer service to our members, partners and other state chapters

  • A firm commitment to advancing every individual’s right to economic freedom and opportunity through free markets

ID: 2017-2229

External Company Name: Americans For Prosperity Foundation

External Company URL: www.americansforprosperity.org