Careers with the Centrist Project

We're always looking for talented, innovative and passionate individuals to join our fast growing team. We're also working to build an expansive network of political operatives who want to work for independent campaigns. So, if you don't see a perfect role for you, don't worry. Please drop us a note and your resume to and we'll be sure to let you know if we see a good fit.

Outreach and Fundraising Manager

The Outreach & Fundraising Manager is responsible for supporting the Executive Director in identifying, outreaching, and engaging with key stakeholders to the organization –– including donors, partners, and surrogates.  

The ideal candidate is strongly self-motivated, obsessively organized and exhaustively detail-oriented; possesses a strategic mindset to effectively prioritize tasks and allocate time; has strong interpersonal skills to interface with VIPs; is comfortable working in a fast-paced and highly demanding startup environment.

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Operations and Finance Manager

The Operations & Finance Manager is responsible for supporting the Deputy Director in managing the organization’s operations and finances. This role allows for full visibility across several programs and organizations working to advance the independent movement.

The ideal candidate is a trusted partner who will work diligently to ensure that organization can easily identify fundraising needs and prioritize business opportunities. The candidate is comfortable working in a fast-paced environment, is both a learner & innovator and can build strong interpersonal relationships with all staff members.

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National Political Director

The National Political Director is responsible for leading all of the organization’s candidate-focused programs and maintaining relationships with all candidates, state partners, and key vendors.

The ideal candidate is an entrepreneurial political operative capable of utilizing past experience to envision, build and scale a new way for candidates to run for office and help turn the energy of the independent movement into electoral success.

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Our spring internship program will run from January through May. The program will be based in Denver, Colorado but can be organized remotely at your college or university. We are hiring both full-time and part time applicants, and stipends may be available for qualified candidates who can work in our Denver office. To apply, please submit a resume and short writing sample as PDFs to with the associate position you are applying for in the subject line.

Learn more about Centrist Project associate roles

Campus Director

The Centrist Project seeks highly motivated college students to bring the independent movement to their University as Campus Directors. College Centrists contribute to the national organization by recruiting independent candidates, phone banking, door-knocking and much more.

Learn more about becoming a Campus Director