Careers

The States United Democracy team is growing! We are looking to build out key positions as we work to protect the integrity of our elections and serve as a resource to state leaders.

The States United Democracy team is growing! We are looking to build out key positions as we work to protect the integrity of our elections and serve as a resource to state leaders. Check out the job postings below for the latest openings and opportunities.

States United values a diverse workforce and a culture of inclusivity and belonging. We are an equal opportunity employer, and encourage applications from all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law. Women, people of color, LGBTQ+ individuals, people with disabilities, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.

Open Positions

 

RFP: Rapid Response Communications Consultancy

Location: Remote

Through this request for proposals, the States United Democracy Center/States United Action is seeking crisis and rapid response communications support through the midterms and into Quarter 1 of 2023. We are looking for an experienced consultant(s) or firm to quickly integrate with our team and provide assistance to our communications team, CEO and Executive team on communications and media rapid response. Successful bidders will work closely with the States United staff and outside consultants to advance our strategic communications and messaging efforts.

 

Legal Assistant

Location: Remote

The Legal Assistant will provide high-level administrative and research support to the Legal team. The Legal Assistant will be responsible for scheduling, preparing for daily meetings and events, creating briefing materials, taking notes, drafting agendas, and making travel arrangements, among other administrative tasks. Reporting to the Legal Department Manager the Legal Assistant will also conduct online research, prepare memos, copy edit legal and other documents, and help manage external relationships and provide support to state partners.

 

Manager, State Engagement

Location: Remote

The Manager will support the SVP, State Engagement in building out States United work and partnerships in key states. This includes building relationships with state partners and state organizations, tracking legislative and advocacy activity in the states, and identifying and working in state coalitions. The State Engagement Manager will be a critical part of the newly formed State Engagement team, helping to build the systems, infrastructure and relationships at the state level.

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Project Assistant, State Engagement

Location: Remote

Reporting to the Senior Vice President, State Engagement, the Project Assistant will be, primarily, responsible for scheduling, preparing for daily meetings and events, creating briefing materials, taking notes, drafting agendas, and making travel arrangements, among other administrative tasks. The Project Assistant also will conduct online research, prepare background memos, and help manage external relationships and provide support to state partners.

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Senior Counsel

Location: Remote

The attorney will be a core member of the organization’s legal team, which currently consists of 15 members and growing. The attorney will work with a strong and dedicated team of internal and external attorneys, policy experts, and researchers to (1) bring and support litigation to protect elections, voting, and democracy and (2) provide legal guidance to the organization and state officials.  Senior Counsel will additionally be expected to function with a high level of independence and agency on litigation related matters and also to provide mentoring and training to less experienced members of the legal department.

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