The Institute for Political Innovation is a small but growing organization of cross-partisan political innovators based primarily in Chicago, Illinois. We operate in a start-up mentality and prioritize action over activity. If you want to help bring Final-Five Voting to states across America, please consider applying to one of our open positions below.

Open Positions

Director of Communications

Metro Chicago/Remote
September 1, 2021
The Director of Communications will be responsible for crafting and executing the Institute’s high-level communications strategy, which includes a national PR campaign, proactive/defense public affairs strategy in support of state-level campaigns, packaging and distribution of thought leadership, and crafting a best-in-class messaging...

Director of Finance & Operations

Metro Chicago
August 14, 2021
The DFO will be responsible for optimizing, organizing, and overseeing the financial and operational health and excellence primarily for IPI (a 501 c3 organization) and for the political innovation work of two connected entities: a 501c4 organization, and an LLC....

Senior Network Advisor

Metro Chicago / Remote
August 14, 2021
The position is primarily responsible for developing and converting a portfolio of major donors and influencers to support election reform through non-profit thought leadership and state ballot and legislative campaigns....

Senior Fellow

Metro Chicago / Remote
August 14, 2021
This is a once-in-lifetime opportunity for an experienced, exceptional, multi-faceted individual to lead a national movement for political innovation. The Senior Fellow is primarily responsible for establishing and furthering IPI as a thought-leading institute and producing new research and scholarship....
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