Hiring a Campaign Manager

Hiring a campaign manager can be a daunting task. A campaign manager sets the strategy for the campaign and is responsible for the ultimate success or failure of the team. The relationship between a candidate and her campaign manager requires trust, respect, vision, and courage. Here, you’ll find a toolkit to help you recruit, assess, and hire a campaign manager. As in many parts of a campaign, building a strong relationship is at the heart of hiring a good campaign manager.

In this toolkit, you’ll find:

  1. Guidance on the qualities, experience, and skillset of an ideal campaign manager
  2. Sample interview questions for assessing a campaign manager prospect
  3. A sample skill test for prospects who move to the final round of the hiring process