State Level Senior Research Associate

Washington, District of Columbia, United States | Research | Full-time | Partially remote


POSITION: State Level Senior Research Associate, Full-time, salaried

LOCATION: Washington, DC with remote work negotiable


American Bridge 21st Century is a progressive research and communications organization dedicated to holding Republicans accountable for their words and actions. We are seeking a State Level Senior Research Associate to join our State Level campaigns research team. This position is for the 2023-2024 cycle.


Responsibilities Include:

  • Working as part of a team to produce comprehensive opposition research products on Republican candidates in competitive races at the state level across the country;
  • Collecting information from legislative votes, news clips, campaign finance reports, financial and legal records, and research databases;
  • Reporting results and findings to senior staff;
  • Assisting and training less experienced researchers;
  • Reading candidate tracking reports and identifying newsworthy events;
  • Other duties as needed. 


Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Previous political research or opposition research experience required, 1-2 cycles of campaign experience is strongly preferred;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Self-motivation and the ability to work independently;
  • Organizational skills and an ability to meet strict deadlines are a must;
  • Strong commitment to teamwork;
  • Experience with primary source documents and research databases such as LexisNexis is required.


American Bridge 21st Century PAC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants of diverse backgrounds are welcomed and strongly encouraged to apply. American Bridge 21st Century PAC offers a competitive salary range, starting at $60,000 for this position, and a strong benefits package.

American Bridge 21st Century is a union employer. This position is in the bargaining unit.