Overview

In 2024, Relentless is running a first-of-its-kind compensated relational program at scale across battleground states using Rally. This program will hire 20,000+ low turnout voters to become relational organizers in their communities and turn their friends and families out to vote. We’re looking for a creative digital campaign professional with experience in building large scale peer-to-peer efforts to help power and scale this program.

The SMS Recruitment Manager will support the Deputy Director for SMS in executing the SMS recruitment strategy for Relentless’ 2024 National Program. This role is crucial in managing peer-to-peer mass texting programs to engage potential mobilizers across five targeted states, ensuring the effectiveness and reach of our recruitment efforts.

This is a full-time, remote, and temporary position with a target start date of June 25th, 2024 and an end date of November 15, 2024.

DETAILS & COMPENSATION
Location: Remote

Compensation: $6,000 – $7,000 /month

Benefits: 100% employer-paid health and life insurance, 99% employer-paid dental and vision insurance

Schedule: Full-time through November 15, 2024

Start Date: June 25th, 2024

JOB DUTIES

  • Assist in the strategic planning and implementation of the SMS recruitment program, building out the systems used to send targeted text messages to recruit mobilizers in five battleground states
  • Manage the SMS Strategist including weekly 1:1s, goals and professional development
  • Collaborate with the Deputy Director to manage staff involved in the execution of the SMS recruitment strategy.
  • Coordinate with the Recruitment team to ensure cohesion of recruitment efforts at both national and state levels.
  • Utilize peer-to-peer mass texting as a key component of the recruitment program to reach a wide audience through scalable outreach.
  • Provide mobilizers with materials to enhance communication of the program’s benefits, streamlining recruitment efforts.
  • Empower mobilizers to promote the program effectively and drive sign-ups using their unique referral links.
  • Assist in hiring, onboarding, and managing staff, ensuring the health of the SMS program through metrics and testing.
  • Perform additional duties as required to support the SMS recruitment program.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • 1-2 years of experience working with large-scale SMS programs.
  • Previous management experience in a remote or in-person setting preferred by not required
  • Familiarity with peer-to-peer texting platforms (Scale to Win preferred).
  • Enthusiasm for learning new tools and platforms.
  • HTML knowledge preferred.
  • Experience running and analyzing A/B tests.
  • Excellent grammar and writing skills.
  • Proficiency in Google Sheets and Microsoft Excel.
  • Strong understanding of current trends in the political environment.
  • Commitment to fostering an inclusive atmosphere and promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion.
  • Proven interpersonal, communication, and collaboration skills.

This work will require being available nights and weekends during peak program days and as Election Day nears. The Senior SMS Manager should expect to be online and available six days a week from September 3rd-November 6th.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY

Relentless provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type. We welcome applicants from any educational background, race, ethnicity, religion, creed, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, sex, age, immigration status, citizenship status, national origin or ancestry, marital status, pregnancy, criminal record, mental or physical disability or disorder, HIV antibody status, parental or familial status, or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

About Relentless

Relentless is an organizing company focused on unlocking political power through relational organizing. Relational organizing is the simple, proven concept that people talking to their friends and family is more effective than strangers talking to strangers. Our flagship product, Rally, is a social graph, power-mapping tool, and program management platform that makes running scaled relational programs simple. Our in-house program team brings their deep experience to supercharge the programs that run on Rally and mobilize communities at scale to have meaningful conversations, get out the vote, and so much more.