Democratic Association of Secretaries of State Finance Assistant Remote · Full time

DASS seeks talented, hard-working, and organized Finance Assistants for Secretary of State races for the 2024 cycle.


The Finance Assistant will be responsible for supporting fundraising of the campaign and the candidate in their efforts to raise funds through researching donors, assisting with call time, staffing fundraising events and meetings, and using best practices and testing new methods to meet fundraising goals.

Description / Duties:

Included, but not limited to:  

  • Ongoing donor research 
  • Promote and staff fundraising events
  • Candidate fundraising support and consultation
  • Manage fundraising database and maintain data integrity
  • Create fundraising and follow-up materials
  • And all other duties as assigned by the Finance Director


Ideal candidates will have at least one cycle of finance experience, though not required, and is well organized, adaptable, and committed to electing democrats. Must be available for evening and weekend work as needed.

Candidates with experience in fundraising are strongly encouraged to apply. 

Additional sought-after qualities: 

  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and prioritize tasks accordingly
  • Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Excellent computer skills, particularly with Microsoft Excel, NGPVAN, Numero, or other similar donor database experience
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Willingness to learn and ask questions

Equal Opportunity/Diversity Policy:

DASS is committed to an inclusive and equitable environment and diversity among its staff and recognizes that its continued success requires the highest commitment to engaging, retaining, and supporting a diverse staff that provides the best quality services to supporters and constituents. DASS is an equal opportunity employer, and it is our policy to recruit, hire, train, promote and administer any and all personnel actions without regard to sex, race, age, color, creed, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, physical or mental disability, personal appearance, marital status, family responsibilities, genetic information, or any other legally protected basis. DASS will not tolerate any unlawful discrimination and any such conduct is strictly prohibited.