Opportunities

Are you interested in working in Texas public policy? Do you share our vision to advance liberty in the Lone Star State?

The Empower Texans℠ team is expanding! See our available positions below:

 

Administrative Assistant

Empower Texans is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Administrative Assistant. This role is a part-time position based in the Austin office with the potential to become a full-time position.

A successful candidate will have strong organizational skills, demonstrate a devotion to details, and be a lover of lists.

Primary duties include scheduling speeches for the Empower Texans staff, managing event logistics, scheduling appointments, corresponding with supporters and other parties, managing files, and other tasks necessary to support the operations of the Austin office.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Commitment to the mission and values of Empower Texans;
  • Organizational, professional communication, and critical-thinking skills
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel (or Apple/Google equivalent)
  • Minimum 20-hour per week commitment

Interested candidates must send a cover letter, resume, class schedule (if applicable) and references to Dustin Matocha at jobs@empowertexans.com.

Field Correspondent

Empower Texans℠ is looking for a self-motivated individual to fill the role of Field Correspondent. Duties include traveling across the Lone Star State representing the organization at meetings of liberty-minded groups as well as reporting on state and local events for the Texas Scorecard.

Applicants must believe in the principles of limited government, personal liberty, and an empowered grassroots.

Qualifications of an ideal candidate include:

  • Self-motivation
  • Attention to detail
  • Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent work experience
  • Ability to work odd hours and travel extensively
  • Strong organizational and writing skills
  • Positive attitude and social skills

This is a full-time position that can based out of either the Austin or Metroplex office. Compensation would be commensurate with experience.

To apply, please send your resume, cover letter, and list of references to Dustin Matocha at jobs@empowertexans.com.

Internship Program

Empower Texans℠ is seeking individuals with a desire to learn more about Texas politics to intern in our Austin office.

Responsibilities of Interns:

  • Support senior staff in the day-to-day operations of Austin office
  • Complete in-depth research projects
  • Manage various data entry projects
  • Help write and edit website materials
  • Assist with social media outlets

Qualifications:

  • Available to work 12 – 20 hours/week around class schedule
  • Self-motivated and highly organized individual
  • Strong writing and editing skills
  • Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Commitment to the organization’s missions

Interested parties should send a resume and their class schedule (if available) to Dustin Matocha at jobs@empowertexans.com.