Political Affairs Internship

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.

- 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.

Location: Anywhere in the United States.

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.

To Apply: To be considered for the Political Affairs Internship opening in Seattle, please email your resume to openings@borgenproject.org.

Nationwide (Telecommute),
2014-05-20
The Borgen Project
Dayna Emmons
openings@borgenproject.org
(800)278-0747
110 Cherry Street, Suite 310
Seattle, Washington 98104
United States
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