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Fall 2017: Virginia House Democratic Caucus - Communications Intern

Aug 23, 2017

Posted in: Advertising internships, Internships & scholarships, Journalism internships, Public Relations internships

The Virginia House Democratic Caucus is looking for enthusiastic and committed communications interns to help our team until Election Day. You’ll be working with our communications team to help amplify our message through the media. The ideal candidates will be hard workers with an interest in Democratic politics.

 

We are somewhat flexible with scheduling, but interns must be willing to commit to at least 15 hours a week.

 

Job Duties

  • Organizing and tracking press clips

  • Helping to build, grow and maintain press lists

  • Transcribing video and maintaining a video library

  • May have opportunities to provide campaigns with social media support and be involved in various writing projects

 

Qualifications

  • Must be able to commit at least 15 hours a week

  • Working towards a degree in a communications or political field

  • The ideal candidate has an outgoing personality, with the ability to speak confidently with candidates and their staff

  • Communications experience is a plus, but not mandatory

 

To apply, send your resume and a writing sample to:

olivia@vahousedems.org – please make your subject line “Intern”

 

The Virginia House Democratic Caucus is a diverse group of 34 Delegates and their staff, committed to achieving a majority in the House of Delegates. We encourage all to apply, regardless of race, color, gender, class, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, national origin, ancestry, age, veteran status or absolutely anything else that does not directly impact your ability to do your job.