Northern Virginia Field Team Manager

Northern Virginia Field Team Manager

Seeking experienced professional to manage a business’ field campaign connecting homeowners to a no-cost utility program in Virginia that lowers their energy and water consumption resulting in lower bills and environmental impact.

This is a significant opportunity for a change-maker who values pragmatism as well as environmentalism.  Our vision for 2015 is lofty, and the ideal candidate will have a dynamic skill set that connects people and solutions expediently.

What’s involved:

  • Coauthoring the campaign’s strategic plan
  • Establishing ambitious yet realistic performance goals
  • Recruitment, training and supporting a team of field canvassers
  • Coordinate schedules, supplies and data for field canvassers
  • Recruit strategic allies for increased market penetration
  • Communicate vital information up and down organizational chart

What’s provided:

  • All training and materials
  • Technical and logistical support
  • Strategic advisement and managerial support
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Great compensation (competitive base salary + performance bonuses)

This position is a Type-A’s dream (e.g. you know what MBTI means).  The ideal candidate is extroverted, results-driven, organized, efficient, adaptable, collaborative, reliable, empathic and experienced.  Working with a team that works with the public is not easy.  In addition to the qualities listed above, you appreciate a sense of humor, recognize absurdity in its many forms, and would rather work with great people than worry about what’s on someone’s business card.

The position is full time with a base salary and performance incentives.  Evening and weekend availability is likely (telework).  Ideal candidates will have 3-5 years of experience working on grassroots canvassing initiatives in a leadership position.

Please respond with a statement of interest and resume to this ad with “FIELD TEAM MANAGER, NOVA 2015” in the subject line to Whitney Cooper at