Come join us at Daley's Campaign

Job Description

The Daley for Mayor campaign is seeking bright, energetic individuals to work in various departments within the campaign. The internship is 6 weeks long, and interns are paid $13/hr. Responsibilities vary based on which department each intern is assigned. Interns will be working in a fast-paced, ever-changing office setting and will be expected to be flexible as day to day tasks may vary. This internship is ideal for candidates interested in politics and political campaigns. Each intern should expect to help build our volunteer base, regardless of which department he or she is assigned to. Interns will gain first-hand experience and exposure to political campaigning at the local level and will leave the campaign having made lasting connections and learning lifelong skills.


* Commitment to work a maximum of 20 hours per week, including weekends as needed
* Ideal candidates should be professional, organized, reliable, prompt, detail-oriented, self-motivated and be able to adapt quickly/shift as needed in dynamic environment
* Active social media presence — representing our campaign online professionally and courteously
* Willingness to learn voter database
* Willingness to communicate directly with voters through phone and door to door contact, always keeping in mind you are a representative of the campaign
* Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
* Excellent written and oral communication skills


If you're interested in applying for the Daley for Mayor internship, please send your resume, cover letter, and a short (pitch) paragraph on what makes you the best applicant for this role to [email protected] The Daley for Mayor campaign is accepting applicants until Tuesday, January 15, 2019