Campaign Manager

Campaign Managers develop, plan, coordinate, and execute initiatives in politics, businesses, and other organizations. They focus on marketing to a targeted group of people through promotions, advertisements, and campaigns.

EXAMPLE SCENARIO

A Campaign Manager is managing a re-election campaign for a government official who is highly involved in clean energy initiatives. The Campaign Manager creates a plan to distribute flyers, attend events, and other public outreach.

TYPICAL TASKS SRC

  • Coordinate completion of defined campaign activities.
  • Test new marketing technologies and strategies for their campaign areas.
  • Manage campaign budget and events schedule.
  • Assist with advertising, marketing, contests and promotions.
  • Develop campaign plans with input from stakeholders.

MEDIAN PAY SRC

$53,983

EDUCATION & TRAINING LEVEL

Bachelor’s Degree

WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

3-5 years

SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS

Writing Skills, Interpersonal Skills, Organizational Skills, Communication Skills, Research Skills, Decision Making Skills, Analytical Skills, Creativity, Management Skills, Time Management

SIMILAR OCCUPATIONS

Marketing Manager, Community Organizer