Job Type: Internship
Department: The Borgen Project
Date Posted: 02/24/2014
Summary: This is a part-time 12-hours per week telecommuting internship. The internship is 4-months and responsible for leading public and political outreach in the state and district assigned to. Must be available Monday’s 4:30-6:00 PM PST for The Borgen Project’s national conference call.
To be considered for the Political Affairs Internship opening in Seattle, please email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Qualifications: Outstanding writing skills.
Self-starter who can produce great results with limited supervision.
Strong oral communication skills and ability to lead meetings and give speeches.
Duties: Meet with members of Congress and/or Congressional staffers in your State and District.
Represent The Borgen Project at various business, political and community events.
Assist with fundraising.
Mobilize individuals to contact their members of Congress in support of key poverty-reduction legislation.
As needed, speak to groups, classes and organizations.
Write letters of support for key programs to political leaders, media and other groups.
For more information, contact:
Rojine De Las Alas