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PAID INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY

 

Stones' Phones is looking to expand our Washington, DC office by hiring a full-time paid Intern for Fall 2017 with the potential for permanent employment.

 

THE FIRM

Stones' Phones is a leading progressive political consulting firm that offers award-winning strategic phone outreach for high-profile electoral and legislative campaigns, non-profit organizations, and labor unions across the nation, focusing on issues such as drug policy reform, workers’ rights, racial justice, immigration, environmental protection, LGBTQ equality, and women’s reproductive health. 

                                         

Here at Stones’, we help build a safer and more equitable world, and are looking for someone who shares that mission.

 

Our firm is based in Washington, DC, with offices in Columbus, OH, Madison, WI and Rancho Mirage, CA. 

 

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES

 

Account Executive/Strategist Support: write scripts, create budgets, track races 

-Write and edit scripts for call programs with Microsoft Word; create budgets and pricing with Excel; manage and create proposals using our proposal software

- Manage political race tracking on campaigns, advocacy efforts, and organizations to maintain up-to-date research on clients

 

Administration/Operations: manage client database, answer phones, perform other administrative duties as needed

-Manage and update client database; write bios

-Draft blog posts

-Make supply runs; answer phones

-Provide back-up administrative support to other team members as needed

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS

The ideal candidate will be someone who is a self-starter that can take initiative, and is willing to take on the little and big tasks with the same level of enthusiasm!

 

-Ability to work full-time (40 hours per week) and start early October

-A background in politics or public policy is preferred, but not required. Strong interest in these areas, however, is necessary

-Ability to work, communicate, and multi-task effectively in a high-volume environment with multiple deadlines and team members, all while maintaining strong attention to detail and organization

-Proficient in Microsoft Office and Mac OS X, with an emphasis on Excel, Word, and Outlook

-Interpersonal skills: ability to build to work with a variety of personalities and backgrounds in an office environment; approach work with a joyful and can-do attitude

                                                                              

APPLYING

If you are interested in joining our team, please email your resume and cover letter to jobs@stonesphones.com with “Intern – Your Name” in the subject line by 11:59pm on September 19th.

 

Full-time interns receive a $1,000 monthly stipend and public transportation assistance.

 

STONES’ PHONES IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Stones’ Phones is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace where we learn and work together to create the change we want to see in the world. Our firm is strengthened by our staff’s diversity: Regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other underrepresented characteristic, we strongly encourage you to apply. In addition, Stones’ Phones will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.