Friday, June 9, 2017

Summer Campaign Internship: Alec Ross for Maryland

Alec Ross for Maryland is looking for campaign interns for the January 2018 Democratic primary for Governor of Maryland.

This is a great opportunity to learn about Maryland politics and get exposure to various facets of campaign management.

What you’ll gain:
- hands-on campaign experience
- first-hand look inside the Maryland political world
- relationships with local leaders, elected officials, groups, and political consultants

What you’ll do:
- Prepare materials for campaign fundraisers, rallies, and other events
- research local policy
- outreach to community leaders
- monitor media and press
- organize campaign events
- database management
- draft correspondence
- canvass on behalf of the candidate

Please email a resume and cover letter to info@alecross.com and include your general weekly availability for the summer. 
What you need:
- ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
- ability to work independently
- attention to detail and organization
- exceptional interpersonal skills
- strong writing skills
- ability to motivate and encourage people
- comfort with Microsoft Excel and Google Docs
- familiarity with NGP VAN preferred but not required

All majors are encouraged to apply.

Students can learn more by logging in to Careers4Terps and search the internship’s ID number: 159363