Spring Campaign Internship

Position Overview:

Many are frustrated by the current political environment — help be part of the solution and organize for Dr. Jenn Rager-Kay, who is a Democrat running for State Rep. in the 85th District. The 85th encompasses most of Union and Snyder Counties. This internship will provide a valuable look into the tactics and strategies of running for elected office. Dr. Jenn’s team is committed to innovating ways to run and win in a rural, conservative area.

Areas of Specialty:

Interns will be able to focus on an area of interest that matches campaign needs. These may include:

  • Field: Run Canvasses, Train Volunteers, Help Develop Precinct Analysis Papers.
  • Political: Research Politicians and Local Issue Groups, Help Craft Policy Dossiers.
  • Fundraising: Help Plan Fundraisers, Conduct Donor Research.
  • Communications: Develop and assess communication efforts in traditional and social media, develop new frames for progressive issues that will work in rural areas

Desired Qualifications:

  • Willingness to learn new skills and to work with others in a team environment.
  • Ability to keep cool under pressure.
  • Commitment to Democratic Party values.

Women, persons of color, members of the LGBTQ community, and other traditionally disadvantaged groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

We ask that Interns commit between 5-10 hours/week. The internship is unpaid. Academic credit may be possible through your university or college.

Apply Here!