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Internship with Nonprofit Working to Get Big Money Out of Politics

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DESCRIPTION

Citizens Take Action is focused on reducing the influence of big money in politics. That mission includes supporting reforms as the local level such as campaign contribution limits and publicly financed elections, as well as advocating for a constitutional amendment to accomplish that goal at the national level.

In the near future, we will be focused on encouarging local elected officials in Orange County to pass reforms in their cities. We are looking for an intern who is passionate about the cause, part activist, and part reseacher, to help us in that effort.

Intern will learn and be exposed to:

  • The current landscape of campaign finance laws in cities throughout Orange County.
  • How to build support for reforms at the local level.
  • How to create content for websites and social channels

Responsibilities:

  • Attempt to build support for campaign finance reform at the local level by connecting with and speaking to elected officials, political groups, and community leaders.
  • Conduct research, as needed, about local campaign finnace laws.
  • Become an expert in the different types of campaign finance and transparency laws that are common in municipal government and speak authoritatively to others on the subject.
  • Help secure endorsements from political organizations.
  • Assists with a variety of other tasks including research, creating social media content, setting up meetings and presentation opportunities, and more.

Qualifications:

  • Must be passionate about the cause, hard-working, organized, and have excellent communication skills;
  • Must have laptop computer and be proficient with MS Office products or online equivalents;

Schedule:

  • Approximately 15 hours/week , preferably devoting 2 or 3 days a week to the intership.
  • Negotiable start and end date
  • Primarily remote work with the possibility of attending some in person events or meetings with people or organizations in Orange County.

DESCRIPTION

Citizens Take Action is focused on reducing the influence of big money in politics. That mission includes supporting reforms as the local level such as campaign contribution limits and publicly financed elections, as well as…

Detalles a Simple Vista

  • Fecha de inicio
    13 de junio de 2022
  • Fecha de finalización
    19 de agosto de 2022
  • Fecha límite de postulación
    31 de mayo de 2022
  • Pasantía/Práctica - Beneficios
    Créditos académicos
  • Payment
    Compensación
  • Sueldo o asignación para gastos específicos
    $250 per month
  • Horas por Semana
    15 hours per week

Compensación

This position will come with a significant amount of responsibility and will be a great learning opportunity for someone who is interested in getting big money out of politics, building their advocacy skills, and wants to learn more about local campaign finance laws.

This position will come with a significant amount of responsibility and will be a great learning opportunity for someone who is interested in getting big money out of politics…

Cómo aplicar

Please send an email with the subject line "Internship" to info@citizenstakeaction.org along with your resume and a brief explanation of why you're interested in the intership. Qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.

Please send an email with the subject line "Internship" to info@citizenstakeaction.org along with your resume and a brief explanation of why you're interested in the intership…

Ubicación

A distancia
El trabajo se puede realizar en cualquier lugar en Estados Unidos
Ubicación Asociada
Irvine, CA, USA

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