Field Director

San Francisco, CA, USA
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Job Description

Field Director Job

Type: Full-time salaried 

Reports to: Campaign Manager 

Location: San Francisco Bay Area 

Timeframe: February 2023 to November 2024 

Join Daniel Lurie's campaign team as the Field Director and play a pivotal role in shaping the campaign's outreach strategy in San Francisco. We are seeking an experienced individual with at least 2 cycles of field experience who adapts quickly to new environments and has a passion for grassroots organizing. As the Field Director, you will be responsible for hiring and managing field organizers, overseeing meet-and-greet programs, managing volunteers, community outreach, and coordinating all field events.

Primary Responsibilities:

Field Strategy

  • Develop and implement a comprehensive field plan tailored to the unique demographics and communities within San Francisco.
  • Collaborate closely with the campaign leadership team to integrate field efforts with overall campaign strategy and messaging.
  • Represent the campaign at community events, meetings, and forums to build relationships and promote Daniel Lurie's candidacy.

Meet-and-Greet Program 

  • Coordinate and lead meet-and-greet events with community leaders, stakeholders, and potential supporters to promote Daniel Lurie's platform and vision.

Field Organizing  

  • Recruit, train, and manage a team of volunteers to effectively execute the campaign's outreach activities.
  • Organize and execute farmer's market and community tabling events to engage with voters, distribute campaign materials, and gather feedback.
  • Plan and oversee canvassing operations, including turf assignments, canvasser training, and data collection efforts.
  • Manage phone banking initiatives to reach out to voters, identify supporters, and mobilize volunteers for campaign activities.
  • Utilize voter data and analytics to evaluate the effectiveness of field activities and make data-driven adjustments as needed.
  • Maintain accurate records of field activities, volunteer engagement, and voter contact data.


  • 2 cycles of campaign experience 
  • Extremely detail-oriented with strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to motivate and manage a diverse team of volunteers.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage effectively with community members and stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated experience in organizing, including volunteer recruitment, training, and management.
  • Familiarity with voter outreach techniques, including canvassing, phonebanking, and event organizing.
  • Proficiency in Campaign Tools and Platforms: Microsoft Excel, G Suite, PDI (strongly preferred), NGP/VAN,
  • Flexibility to work evenings and weekends as needed to accommodate field events and activities.
  • Previous experience working on political campaigns, preferably in San Francisco or the Bay Area (preferable but not required).

To apply, please send your resume to with “Field Director” in the subject line. Salary will be $8,500/month. Healthcare and car stipend available. Supporter housing for a temporary period may be available if found.