Intern with The Dew Group

The Dew Group is looking for interns. There are multiple positions available.

 

Communications Intern 

 

Job duties include:

  • Primary responsibility for communications strategy implementation and generating press coverage for the campaign

  • Occasionally serving as on the record spokesperson for the candidate

  • Building and maintaining relationships with reporters (traditional and digital)

  • Drafting copy for internal and external communications, including press releases, email blasts, and social media

  • Pitching stories to media outlets

  • Preparing talking points with the campaign team for interviews and press conferences.

  • Planning and executing press conferences and other campaign events

  • Maintaining the campaign’s online presence, including social media and websites

 

Successful candidates will have the following qualifications:

 

  • Excellent, fast writer

  • Proficiency with social media platforms

  • Self-starter

  • Some on the record experience

  • 1-3 years of experience in political, government or communications positions

 

Application Procedure:

 

Please send resume, cover letter and two professional references to Aisha.Dew@Gmail.com.

 

 

Field Intern 

 

Job duties include:

 

  • Contact volunteer prospects

  • Organize volunteers to canvass or phone bank

  • Provide logistic support for different volunteer and campaign activities

  • Ensure canvass maps or phone bank lists are available for team

  • Provide tally forms for all volunteers

  • Manage and lead teams of canvassers into city centers and neighborhoods to reach out to new people

  • Train and work with volunteers for phone bank and canvasses

  • Manage data collected

  • Assists with organizing volunteers for volunteer, political and fundraising events.

 

Successful candidates will have the following qualifications:

 

  • Ability to maintain a flexible schedule that will include some evening and weekend work.

  • Ability to take initiative, develop ideas and turn them into action.

  • Ability to work effectively both independently and with a team in a fast‐paced, dynamic environment.

  • Must be willing to work flexible hours, including many evenings and weekends

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills

 

Application Procedure:

 

Please send resume, cover letter and two professional references to Aisha.Dew@Gmail.com.

 

 

Finance Intern 

Job duties include:

 

  • Work with team on upkeep and maintenance of campaign database, including donor information and prospective donor research

  • Prep for candidate call time

  • Help to organize and plan campaign events

  • Ensuring event goals are met or exceeded

  • Ability to work long, non-traditional hours as needed

  • Applicant may be asked to perform other campaign-related activities

 

Successful candidates will have the following qualifications:

 

  • Applicants must be highly organized and have the ability to multitask in a fast-paced campaign environment

  • A true self-starter who is a detail-oriented team player

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Previous campaign experience preferred but not required

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office required

  • Access to reliable transportation preferable

Application Procedure:

 

Please send resume, cover letter and two professional references to Aisha.Dew@Gmail.com.