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Campaigns Intern - Fall 2017

Reports to: Campaign Specialist  

Overview: The campaign intern will assist the campaigns team in executing active campaigns as well as researching ideas for new campaigns.

This intern will be required to work 12 hours per week from September 11-December 14. This position is paid $11/hour.

For more information on our internship program, please visit our internships page.

What you’ll do:

  • Help with day-to-day management of major staff pick campaigns.
  • Communicate with members who request help for specific campaigns.  
  • Help maintain campaigns within specific cause spaces. This includes monitoring activity, sorting through member submitted photos on each campaign, and general quality assurance.  
  • Research within a variety of different cause spaces and on issues that the organization wants to create new campaigns around.
  • Brainstorm campaign ideas.  
  • Write select campaign content.  

What you’ll learn:

  • What it takes to run national level cause campaigns
  • Increased knowledge of social change cause spaces around the world  
  • DoSomething.org’s campaign creation process.  
  • How to effectively pitch campaign ideas.   
  • Project management skills.  
  • How to personally engage members at scale.
  • How to manage relationships with corporate partners

What we’re looking for:

  • Experience managing complicated projects.  
  • Excellent communication skills: solid grammar, ability to write clearly, good telephone manner.  
  • Strong research skills.  
  • Passion for the causes we focus on (we mean it).  
  • PUSH. We like people who fight for their ideas and constantly try to make themselves better.  
  • An intersectional activist. You understand how your pet cause relates to other issue areas. You want different lived experiences and perspectives represented in the movements you belong to.
  • A creative brainstormer

Applying:

  • Please send the following application. Any application that doesn't follow directions will be immediately disqualified. (Harsh, right?)
  • To apply, please review our campaigns at dosomething.org/campaigns to complete the campaigns analysis.  Any application that doesn't follow directions will be immediately disqualified.
  • Cover letter should be no longer than 300 words and not boring. Seriously.

Please, no calls.

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