Democratic National Convention Internship Program

Employer DNCC Internship Program
Location Milwaukee, WI
Type Internship
Apply by March 27, 2020
More details https://www.demconvention.com/internship
Posted on March 10, 2020

Description

The DNCC Internship Program will provide young people from Wisconsin a chance to participate in the political process, to see how large-scale events are created, and to learn new skills that will help them grow both personally and professionally. The internship is a great opportunity for not only people interested in the political process, but also event planning, communications, hospitality, information technology, civic planning, and community engagement. Interns will work side-by-side with DNCC staff and have the chance to see the unique process that goes into building a national political convention.

Intern Responsibilities
Interns will support the day-to-day functions of their assigned DNCC department and will perform a wide range of responsibilities including, but not limited to, supporting senior staff, preparing memos, attending meetings and events, providing operational and logistical support, assisting with special projects, and any other duties that are needed.

Eligibility
–18 years of age or older
–Legally eligible to work in the United States
–Complete internship application

Selection Criteria
–Commitment to community service
–Interest in the political process
–Willingness to participate in the DNCC internship program
–Excellent communication skills
–High level of professionalism
–Preference will be given to applicants who are from Milwaukee and/or Wisconsin

Work Environment/Physical Demands
The DNCC will mainly operate out of the Headquarters Office but will also maintain a number of satellite offices and additional venues. These spaces range from professional office environments to construction sites and will require the operation of office equipment such as computers, phones, and copy machines. This position requires the ability to frequently stand and/or walk for both short and long periods of time. Interns may be asked to do tasks requiring dexterity or lifting items weighing up to 15 pounds. All interns may request a reasonable accommodation to perform their job tasks.

Click here to apply online.

Application Deadline-March 27, 2020.