The West Virginia Democratic Party is seeking highly motivated and skilled interns for this important election year. Learn the basics of campaigns on the top targeted race in West Virginia and the nation, West Virginia’s 1st Congressional District. This is a terrific opportunity for a self starter who has a passion for politics. Interns will gain hands-on experience in grassroots and field organizing with responsibilities including voter outreach, volunteer recruitment and training, assisting in planning events and working with local leaders to build a support network. This is an exciting opportunity for anyone considering a career in politics, campaigns, or community organizing.
Responsibilities will include:
• Building a grassroots volunteer operation to implement an aggressive voter contact program
• Maintaining and strengthening relationships with leaders in the community
• Planning and staffing events in the community to promote the Democratic ticket
• Working to accomplish metrics and goals needed to keep Democrats in office
You must be able to work well with others and demonstrate interest in politics, campaigns, community-building, or social change. No specific Major required.
Interested applicants should email a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org