Overview

Our Firm

Mission Control Inc. is the nation's leading Democratic direct mail firm. Our team is composed of diverse and passionate experts who are committed to electing Democrats up and down the ballot, registering and turning out underrepresented communities, and advancing progressive causes nationally. We work closely to provide strategic guidance, advanced targeting, and some of the most cutting-edge creative to the most competitive and closely watched campaigns in the country.

The Role

Multiple Positions Available:

We are seeking a detail-oriented and motivated Junior Account Executive to join our team. You’ll work closely with senior staff and with national and local campaigns up and down the ballot to manage their mail programs. You’ll have the opportunity to work closely with leaders in the Democratic and progressive spaces. Ideal applicants are highly detail-oriented team players and are adept project managers.

We are also seeking a detail-oriented and motivated Senior Account Executive to join our team. You’ll be the lead client-facing representative of the firm, helping national and local campaigns with their day-to-day needs. While we are a mail firm, we consider ourselves full members of the teams we work with, so the Senior AE is expected to offer a full range of guidance and advice to campaigns and candidates. Our clients benefit from the full political experience of our team.

Our workload ramps up significantly in the run up to Election Day. In the fall, the pace           acceleratessignificantly, and you should expect to work long days and weekends.

The salary range for this opportunity is $45,000-$75,000 with the opportunity for a generous election bonus. We offer a comprehensive benefit package. Our company is fully remote, but applicants for this role should expect to work East Coast hours. The position runs through the end of the 2022 election cycle.

Key Responsibilities
 
  • Work with our creative staff, including writers and artists, to execute mail plans
  • Draft budgets
  • Proofread key documents for accuracy
  • Coordinate with our copy-writing and graphic design teams to develop and edit  engaging creative
  • Assist with internal administrative tasks as needed

In addition, Senor Account Executives will also have these responsibilities:
 
  • Provide strategic guidance to campaigns in meetings
  • Serve as the day-to-day contact for our clients
  • Work closely with our largest clients to implement complex direct mail programs
  • Work with other senior staff and consultants to develop the paid communications strategies and budgets our clients need to win their races
  • Staff candidate photoshoots

The Ideal Candidate:
 
  • Closely follows politics
  • Has 1-3 years of work experience (Junior Account Executive)
  • Has 4+ years of work experience (Senior Account Executive)
  • Experience as a campaign manager, or field/finance director, is strongly preferred
  • Has an eagle eye for detail, is highly organized, and loves to proofread
  • Is an adaptable team player comfortable multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment
  • Works well with others and lacks ego
  • Is a strong communicator and understands client management
  • Has a sense of humor and positive attitude
  • Is proficient in Excel and Adobe
  • Cares about progressive causes, has an open mind, and is open to diverse perspectives



Mission Control prohibits discrimination of employment based on gender, disability, race, age, national origin, color, creed, sexual orientation, sex, gender identity and expression, religion, economic status, ethnic identity, veteran’s status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by the person holding this position.  This is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities. Mission Control reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet organizational needs as necessary.

How to Apply

Please submit your resume and cover letter in a single PDF to info@missioncontrolinc.net



 
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