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Digital Associate- Advocacy Tools

The Digital Associate, Advocacy Tools, works with both NGP VAN’s Digital and Engineering Teams to support our Advocacy tools.  Our clients create thousands of web-based forms with their “call to action” around a particular interest or issue to send to their supporters. In turn, those supporters use those forms to advocate to their elected representatives on behalf of those interests or issues. With web-based forms, deliverability is the name of the game and the Digital Associate is charged with ensuring that our clients' and their supporters' messages are reaching their intended targets. 

 

Responsibilities:

Collect data from third-party data sources to keep information about advocacy targets current

Troubleshoot submission errors in user-facing web forms

Create and maintain form definitions as our target universe changes

Work with the software engineering team to ensure the forms are corrected and properly tested

Achieve maximum deliverability!

 

Skills:

Basic understanding of HTML and CSS3 selectors

Strong attention to detail

Clear communication skills

Familiarity with HTTP response codes

Intermediate Microsoft Excel skills

 

Ideally this is a position for a patient, detailed, self-starter with basic tech knowledge who is eager to start their career with a great company. 

 

About NGP VAN:

NGP VAN is the world’s leading political technology firm, providing campaign and organizing technology to Democrats, progressives, and non-partisan organizations. We offer an integrated platform that combines the best fundraising, compliance, organizing, and digital products available.

Our company built the voter contact and volunteer management tools used by Obama for America. Nearly every State Democratic Party in the United States distributes our VoteBuilder tools to Democrats up and down the ticket, and we provide industry-leading organizing tools that enable labor unions, environmental groups, pro-choice advocates, civil rights activists, and progressive political parties to win their campaigns around the world. Our fundraising and compliance software is used by the majority of Democrats from the Presidential level on down, and our fast-growing digital platform has become the most-used toolset for Democratic campaigns as well.

NGP VAN has been recognized as one of the fastest growing companies in America by Inc. Magazine for seven years in a row, and one of the top 50 fastest growing companies in the DC area by both the Washington Business Journal and SmartCEO. We are a successful and growing company that cares about our employees’ career advancement. NGP VAN is an open-minded, flexible workplace that values learning and contributions of many different kinds.

Compensation

The position offers competitive compensation and a strong benefits package. NGP VAN prides itself on being a progressive workplace; we have a fun and inclusive company culture, where we value teamwork, professional development, and work-life balance. We have your usual tech company perks whether you are a veteran or just getting started in your career, including relaxing (often) and winning (occasionally) on a softball field, happy hour in the office on Fridays, generous parental leave, enjoying periodic company retreats to warm places with beaches, and casual Friday every day.

 

How to Apply:

Apply via Jazz by following this link.