Overview

ROLE: Digital Marketing Specialist – Activism & Fundraising

  • AREAS OF FOCUS: Copywriting, digital fundraising, digital marketing, legislative and regulatory activism
  • LOCATION: Remote/telecommute (work location is flexible if approved by the Organization, except that this position may not be performed remotely from Alaska, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, or Rhode Island)
  • TYPE: Full-time, Salary (exempt)
  • OTHER: Travel and flexible hours as required

SUMMARY:

  • FPC’s philosophy-driven, Mission-focused Team is fighting forward and looking for an experienced copywriter and email marketing specialist to help us fight for liberty through digital grassroots lobbying as well as raise more money for our work through copywriting, lead generation, and digital revenue generation (email, text, etc.).
  • We offer competitive compensation and excellent benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance (99% employer paid), a 401(k) savings plan with match (100% to 5%), a generous package of paid holidays and Paid Time Off (PTO), short-term and long-term disability plans (100% employer paid), and opportunities to improve your skills while working with the FPC Team to #FightForward for maximal human liberty.
  • This is a serious, high-impact, and important marketing role. And we have high expectations—so make your best pitch. Submit your resume, a cover letter explaining why we should hire you, your salary requirements, 3 (each) professional and personal references, and at least 3 copy/marketing samples that demonstrate your best, most effective strategies and writing.

WE:

  • Have an awesome team
  • Work hard and win
  • Read lots of philosophical things, from Cicero to Rand to Spooner to Rothbard
  • Love to laugh and make dank memes to make fun of stupid laws, politicians, and other authoritarians
  • Are a values-anchored culture change organization that works strategically through litigation, legal action, communities, grassroots activism, and other programs
  • Founded FPC Law, the nation’s first and largest public interest legal team focused on the right to keep and bear arms and adjacent issues, including freedom of speech, due process, unlawful searches and seizures, separation of powers, asset forfeitures, privacy, encryption, and limited government
  • #FightForward for maximal human liberty

YOU:

  • Passionately support our Purpose, Values, and Mission
  • Hate to lose
  • Jump on opportunities
  • Are a grinder that beats goals
  • Tell interesting, compelling stories
  • Drive narratives and action
  • Want to tell the government: “Fuck you. No.”
  • May have been a newspaper or magazine writer
  • Can change subjects on a dime
  • Have a fast reaction time
  • Are willing to grind
  • Can efficiently run marketing platforms
  • Take notes and pay attention to detail
  • Love the Oxford comma
  • Learn quickly
  • Can write to make something you’ve discussed before sound different, interesting
  • Want to punch the government in the mouth
  • Show up and hustle every day
  • Are not weak

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must have at least 3 years of experience in copywriting or email-based marketing in the political/nonprofit fundraising/activism space
  • Must be an EXCELLENT communicator
  • Must be able to write new copy every day that reflect our values, mission, strategy, narrative, and that converts
  • Must be experienced and successful in email marketing strategies and execution
  • Must be highly proficient in computers, CRMs, email, and online fundraising tools
  • Must be willing to work hard and fight forward for the People, liberty, freedom, and the FPC Team
  • Must have the ability to legally acquire and possess firearms, including handguns, and must be comfortable and safe around firearms and shooting ranges (or be willing to learn firearms safety and range etiquette);
  • Must be committed to and passionate about the FPC Team’s mission
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States
  • Must be able to read, write, analyze and speak fluent English
  • Must have a strong work ethic and personal integrity
  • Must have an attitude that fits our culture
  • Everything else we already mentioned

PREFERRED:

  • Past experience in national-scale political fundraising and marketing to hundreds of thousands to millions of people on a regular basis
  • A strong sense of humor
  • A degree in journalism, communications, marketing, or English
  • Experience building marketing funnels and nurturing relationships in email and digital platforms
  • Experience with remote work with a widely distributed team and co-workers in multiple time zones
  • Experience with Slack and/or similar team communication tools

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Developing a strategy for email-based fundraising campaigns consistent with the Organization’s values and strategic objectives
  • Writing highly effective, highly converting copy
  • Drafting and deploying digital lead generation, fundraising, and grassroots lobbying campaigns
  • Testing and measuring results
  • Continuously learning and improving
  • Ensuring that campaigns are high-quality, high open and clickthrough rates, highly converting, and compliant
  • Reporting on progress and results
  • Providing feedback and suggestions
  • Engaging positively and productively as part of a team
  • Being a great team member
  • Participating in strategic planning
  • Everything else we already mentioned
  • Performing other duties as assigned

This role performs duties under only general supervision. The above job description isn’t an all-inclusive list of duties and standards of the position. You’ve been in the industry for a while. You know that we all wear many hats. Maybe even while juggling. In fact, if you didn’t love that, you probably wouldn’t be applying for this job.

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About Firearms Policy Coalition

FPC is a coalition of hundreds of thousands of Patriots organizing to take back our Constitution and defend the inalienable, fundamental, and individual right to keep and bear arms.