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Spring and/or Summer 2017: Northam for Governor - Campaign Intern

Mar 20, 2017

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

Northam for Governor is looking for ambitious, hardworking students and recent graduates who are interested in interning to learn the ins and outs of a political operation. If you aspire to work on a campaign this is a great opportunity to add experience to your resume and network in Virginia politics.

 

Based in Richmond, the position will introduce interns to:

  •  Fundraising 101
  • Research and tracking skill
  • Press and political messaging

 

Applicants for the position should have:

  • A positive attitude and be eager to learn
  • Great attention to detail
  • No fear of picking up the phone or speaking to new people
  • Solid Excel, database, and online researching skills

 

Internships are full or part time, though we require at least 10 hours a week. The position is not paid but we are happy to comply with any necessary paperwork for course credit. Applicants should have a laptop, cell phone, and ability to get to our office in downtown Richmond. Please only apply if you're able to be in the Richmond office.

 

To apply, please email Rachel Dyer at dyer@ralphnortham.com with a paragraph about why you are interested in politics and the internship. Please attach a resume - no cover letter is necessary.