Data Director

Job Type: Full-time thru Nov. 2020
Location: Des Moines, IA or Remote

Wildfire Contact, a progressive direct voter contact firm based in Washington DC, Des Moines and Chicago is seeking a Data Director to join our growing team of political professionals who provide direct mail, analytics, design, paid phone and targeting services to a broad range of clients nationwide.

Position Details/Responsibilities:

As a Data Director with Wildfire Contact, you will be responsible for working with Client Services leads to ensure all direct mail plans maximize the available data resources and helping to make the most efficient use of our client direct mail budgets.

You will be pulling counts from voter files and analyzing polling data, recommending strategic targeting universes based, running quality control checks on direct mail lists from voter files, and managing client expectations around direct mail universes. As Data Director, you will provide the Client Service with final mail files for processing by USPS each day.


·       Bachelor’s Degree

·       Excellent time-management

·       Proven problem-solving skills

·       Attention to detail

·       Flexible, poised-under-pressure attitude

·       Strong interpersonal and communication skills

·       Ability to prioritize and juggle multiple projects on tight deadlines

·       Team player

·       Sense of humor!


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Wildfire Contact believes in leading by example and providing the benefits and quality of life solutions we devote so much time on campaigns fighting for. We offer a competitive compensation package, including bonus opportunities, healthcare, paid vacation, 12 weeks paid maternity/paternity leave, cell phone reimbursement, 401k matching, and flex work options.

Wildfire Contact is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to building a culturally diverse staff reflective of the diverse communities in our country. We encourage applicants of all backgrounds to apply.