Emerge America is seeking interns for this fall! Join our team!

  • Aug 13, 2012
  • Alisha
If you are enthusiastic about the advancement of women in politics, then this is the internship for you! At Emerge, you’ll gain valuable skills and experience and be an important member of a national network that is transforming the face of American politics.
Who We Are:
Emerge America is a candidate training program for Democratic women. The essential step for Democratic women who want to run for public office– Emerge is the only in-depth, seven-month training program that inspires women to run and gives the tools to win. Currently operating in ten states, our mission is to increase the number of Democratic women in all levels of Public office. For more information about Emerge America, visit us online at www.emergeamerica.org.
The Opportunity:
We are seeking self-motivated interns to play an integral role in our organization.
Basic Duties:
Learning & using NGP (Democratic campaign database)
Assisting with communication strategies, including a monthly newsletter, national press list, press releases & media advisories
Providing support for fundraising & annual event planning
Enhancing use of social media strategies & updating website content
Researching & tracking alumnae updates, stories & successes
Assisting with special projects & support to state staff
Filing, mailing & data entry as needed
Volunteering at Emerge and other local Democratic events
Passionate about the advancement of women in politics
Comfortable with Microsoft Office
Familiar with general office operations
Professional and clear communication skills
Familiar with social media technologies
Html experience a plus (not required)
This position will require a commitment of 8 to 20 hours each week, for a minimum of three months. Hours & timeframe can be flexible to accomodate a class schedule. We are also happy to work with you to earn college credit. 

How to Apply: 

Please send a resume and a brief cover letter explaining your interest in the advancement of women in politics to contact@emergeamerica.org.

Emerge America strives to reflect the diverse communites that we serve. Those who contribute to this diversity are strongly encourage to apply.