GPS Impact is hiring a seasonal, full-time Project Manager, Direct Mail to join our growing team. This position can be remote (pending location approval) or based in one of our physical office locations of Des Moines, IA, Kansas City, MO, Philadelphia, PA or Washington, DC. 

This is a seasonal position and will end on November 15, 2022. 

We are a full-service public affairs, and multimedia advertising agency with broad experience helping progressive candidates, advocacy groups, and organizations use integrated, strategic communications and advertising to achieve their goals. GPS Impact is uniquely set up with digital expertise as well as television media production, general campaign consulting, communications experts, ad-buying, targeting, and creative all in-house.

GPS Impact believes diversity is a source of strength. We aspire to be a company that welcomes each of our employees’ unique characteristics, perspectives, identities, and lived experiences. We aim for a work environment of inclusion where individuals can contribute fully and feel valued, engaged, and supported to reach their full potential.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Help elect Democrats and support progressive causes nationwide
  • Act as internal and external project coordinator for direct mail projects
  • Work with clients to meet deadlines and collect necessary materials 
  • Manage the production process for copy and visual collateral 
  • Work with mail house and printer to ensure deadlines are met

REQUIREMENTS:

  • At least one cycle of campaign work
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented, with an ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines 
  • Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced environment 
  • Dependable and trustworthy with an ability to work well independently and with others
  • Excellent writing, editing, and proofreading skills
  • A positive attitude and willingness to learn
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both for internal and external communication
  • Basic understanding of political communication and direct mail programs
  • Desire to learn and embrace digital media tactics and planning and collaborate with a team

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience working in Excel, Google Slides, Google Docs, and Google Sheets Experience in ASANA or other project management tools

INSTRUCTIONS

To apply, please email cover letter and resume to jobs@gpsimpact.com. Please use the subject line: Project Manager, Direct Mail. Applicants will be accepted until the position is filled. Learn more about GPS Impact at www.gpsimpact.com. 

This position is part of the collective bargaining unit (CBU) organized under Teamsters Local 696 and is a full-time, exempt position with a base salary of $60,000 annually. Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a complete listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities or activities may change at any time with or without notice.

GPS Impact is an equal opportunity employer and believes a diverse, inclusive staff is a fundamental strength. We’re committed to hiring people of all races, ethnicities, social classes, religions, ages, sexes, genders, sexual orientations and gender identities. People of underrepresented backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.