Advocacy Specialist

Carolinas Credit Union League

Carolinas Credit Union League is seeking candidates for the position of Advocacy Specialist. This position will support the day to day activities of the Governmental Affairs Department, including member engagement, managing and growing PAC participation, grassroots campaigns, and other related events. This position also participates in advocacy activities in support of federal and state governmental affairs priorities.

Essential Functions: Provides administrative support for the Advocacy Team Identifies communication needs and works with Communications/PR Department to address target audiences Provides support and management of political grassroots campaigns, as well as manages grassroots software Assists with organizing political events Assists with raising money for the Political Action Committee (PAC) Serves as liaison between credit unions and the League, to coordinate contribution collection Minimum


  • Bachelor's Degree in Political Science or related field of study preferred
  • At least 2 years experience in marketing, governmental affairs, or public affairs
  • Knowledge of electoral politics
  • Experience with political action committees and campaign fundraising is highly desired
  • Strong organizational, collaboration, analytical, and communication (to include presentation) skills required
  • Past experience in using proprietary software, and ability to learn internal PAC reporting system
  • Excellent PC skills
  • Some travel required throughout NC & SC (approximately 20%)

Salary Range:  $35,000 - $40,000 per year

Interested candidates should submit resume and cover letter to 

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