Political Intern Resume Samples

A Political Intern is hired to learn the job to make a career in the field of politics. While the duties vary based on the type or area of specialization, the following are certain core duties listed on the Political Intern Resume – recruiting and training volunteers to participate in the political process, learning canvassing skills including operating canvassing software, targeting voters with multiple points of contact including voting verification; attending party-specific events, researching and scheduling for voter outreach-neighborhood associations and community events, and gaining first-hand experience and exposure to political campaigning at the local level.

Knowledge, skills, and abilities commonly needed for the internship include – a commitment to work for at least 10 hours a week, highly organized, reliable, prompt, detail-oriented, and self-motivated, an interest in politics and political campaigns, and willingness to communicate directly with voters, and excellent verbal and written communication skills. To a minimum, a high school diploma or GED is required.

Political Intern Resume example

Political Intern Resume

Objective : To obtain a position that will allow me to utilize the knowledge and skills through my professional experience and training; and aspiring growth in moving forward within your organization. Support the research team in preparing responses to time-sensitive requests from media and policymakers.

Skills : Property Management, Administrative Assistant, Customer Service, Computer , Computer, Advertising, Data Entry, Data Entry, Email.

Description :

    1. Personally attended to the Romney Campaign Team and ABC News Event Manager during the Debate.
    2. Assisted Republican Party of Iowa fundraising staff in the management of the VIP Reception for toplevel donors to the Republican Party of Iowa and Drake University.
    3. Distinguished guests included Diane Sawyer, George Stephanopoulos, and Ann Romney, whom I was assigned to as a guide and aide for the night.
    4. Researched political and economic information and creating briefs detailing findings.
    5. Attended lobbyist, Congressional, and Judicial hearings and reported on critical information.
    6. Created briefs and reports on a variety of economic and political issues.
    7. Used statistical analysis to create an in-depth catalog of economic data.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
GED


Political Intern Resume

Objective : Political Intern professional with 2 years' experience in building relationships, managing communication, leading teams, event planning, campaigning and politics. Enthusiastic leader with skills in press releases, copywriting/editing, event coordination, public speaking and PR and political campaigning.

Skills : Planning, Copywritting.

Description :

    1. Portfolio included narcotics trafficking, armed conflict, weapons of mass destruction, human rights, and terrorism.
    2. Promoted U.S. interests abroad through meetings with Peruvian counterparts.
    3. Created and fostered strategic relationships with local Peruvians useful to the U.S.
    4. Published a cable outlining the U.S. Government's role in the eradication process within Peru.
    5. Researched political and economic information and creating briefs detailing findings.
    6. Attended lobbyist, Congressional, and Judicial hearings and reported on critical information.
    7. Created briefs and reports on a variety of economic and political issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
GED


Political Intern Resume

Summary : Highly qualified Political Intern with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and n the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself. Prepare PowerPoint presentations, memos, and other content to inform the work of the research team.

Skills : Relationship Building, Leadership, Communication, Promotional Design, Writing, Political Campaigning, Social Media.

Description :

    1. Recruited and managed statewide volunteers to identify Stagnant Republican voters in Senate District 18, targeting them them for handwritten mailings and personal phone calls from several hundred volunteers.
    2. Had the opportunity to learn and experience the local campaign trail.
    3. Worked hand in hand with his campaign manager.
    4. Applied signage, went door to door, worked on speeches, prepped for events, and developed advertisements.
    5. Contributed to him successfully winning Oregon's House seat for district 7.
    6. Distributed flyers on designated political candidate.
    7. Conferred with voters, informing them on current affairs and giving the candidate's views and reasoning.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Business Administration

Political Intern Resume

Objective : Determined and hardworking honors graduate seeking employment in either the business or political arenas, bringing a strong understanding of economics, the ability to effectively communicate in Spanish and a drive to succeed, learn critical industry skills, and gain valuable workplace experience.

Skills : Spanish, Writing, Oral Communication, Microsoft Office Suite, Excel, Research, STATA, I360 App, Nationbuilder.

Description :

    1. Collected, organized, and verified over 5,000 petition signatures allowing for Governor Mike Pence's name to appear on 2016 ballot.
    2. Worked directly with the Political Director to create, plan, and execute political events and rallies.
    3. Extensively used programs such as Microsoft Excel and Google Sheets to track and consolidate statewide events, county information, and assist in voter contact.
    4. Finance Assistant Assisted the Finance Director in all aspects of the campaign fundraising process such as: invites, thank you letters, donor communication, event planning and execution, and managing the intake of donations.
    5. Worked closely with the Finance Director to plan, schedule, and coordinate future fundraising events in order to reach a monthly goal of approximately.
    6. Designed poster and internet advertisements, promoting the political office.
    7. Developed data collection and political strategic skills.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Economics

Political Intern Resume

Objective : To obtain a position that will allow me to utilize the knowledge and skills through my professional experience and training; and aspiring growth in moving forward within your organization. Support the research team in preparing responses to time-sensitive requests from media and policymakers.

Skills : Property Management, Administrative Assistant, Customer Service, Computer, Computer, Advertising, Data Entry, Data Entry, Email.

Description :

    1. Personally attended to the Romney Campaign Team and ABC News Event Manager during the Debate.
    2. Assisted Republican Party of Iowa fundraising staff in the management of the VIP Reception for toplevel donors to the Republican Party of Iowa and Drake University.
    3. Distinguished guests included Diane Sawyer, George Stephanopoulos, and Ann Romney, whom I was assigned to as a guide and aide for the night.
    4. Researched political and economic information and creating briefs detailing findings.
    5. Attended lobbyist, Congressional, and Judicial hearings and reported on critical information.
    6. Created briefs and reports on a variety of economic and political issues.
    7. Used statistical analysis to create an in-depth catalog of economic data.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
GED

Political Intern Resume

Summary : Determined and hardworking honors student seeking employment in either the business or political arenas, bringing a strong understanding of economics, the ability to effectively communicate in Spanish and a drive to succeed, learn critical industry skills, and gain valuable workplace experience.

Skills : Spanish, Writing, Oral Communication, Microsoft Office Suite, Excel, Research, STATA.

Description :

    1. Assisted in the preparation of summaries and reports of discussions.
    2. Analyzed issues of concern raised by relevant stakeholders in the area of counter-terrorism.
    3. Assisted in gathering, selecting and analyzing data contained in communication and publications received from different sources, including the UN meetings, reports of international and regional organizations, and the press.
    4. Reviewed, translated, and edited documents as required.
    5. Attended and prepared notes of events where the Executive Director participates in.
    6. Conducted research on topics relevant to CTED’s mandate and prepare research documents.
    7. Assisted in compiling CTED’s monthly newsletter.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    7-10 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Consultant
    Education
    Education
    Economics

    Political Intern Resume

    Summary : To secure employment in hospitality or retail, using my diverse experience working with people of all backgrounds. Experience with at least one community organizing, mobilizing project, or political campaign. Demonstrated interest in the environment or related public interest issues. Experience with building effective teams and supporting volunteers. Experience with Salesforce is a plus.

    Skills : Research, Advanced Spanish, Microsoft Office.

    Description :

      1. Assisted the Special Assistant in her activities to support the Executive Director.
      2. Assisted in preparing documents needed for setting up arrangements for the organization of CTC/CTED meetings, workshops and seminars.
      3. Recruited participants and donors for activist trainings, donations, and fundraisers throughout Texas Used Microsoft Office to complete a variety of.
      4. Edited annual Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report for grammatical errors prior to publication in DC Managed departmental files containing sensitive.
      5. Conducted research and planning support for political and legislative campaigns with a focus on collective bargaining and working family issues.
      6. Researched and wrote briefs on the 31 toss up House races in the United States Analyzed and reported on Presidential election poll results Assessed .
      7. Worked closely with Field Director to plan door-to-door field canvassing strategy on political data software(s).
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      7-10 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Consultant
      Education
      Education
      Bachelor's In Economics

      Political Intern Resume

      Objective : Learned that I want to help others in a creative and interactive environment. I flourish in social settings and make a point to connect with those around me. My eclectic set of skills allows me to interact easily with others, write for various audiences, and create through my writing, photography, video editing, and charisma.

      Skills : Limited Working Proficiency in German, Limited Working Proficiency in American Sign Language.

      Description :

        1. Developed a voter contact plan in coordination with the field director for particular communities by building relationships with the existing.
        2. Drafted communications for press releases (Associate Press Stylebook).
        3. Communicated with state and local caucuses with regards to NWPC funded congressional members.
        4. Wrote briefs on national campaigns.
        5. Organized for Bernie Sanders at my school.
        6. Spoke and wrote clearly and effectively.
        7. Listened to others, correctly interpreted messages from others and responds appropriately.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  0-2 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Entry Level
                  Education
                  Education
                  Bachelor Of Science

                  Political Intern Resume

                  Headline : Assists the Montana Chapter legislative committee by organizing volunteers, doing research, and being involved in legislative meetings. Assists with local coalition work, i.e. by supporting our engagement with Common Good Missoula. Assists with membership solicitation and occasional administrative tasks.

                  Skills : Planning, Editorial Planning.

                  Description :

                    1. Asked questions to clarify, and exhibits interest in having two-way communication.
                    2. Tailored language, tone, style and format to match the audience.
                    3. Demonstrated openness in sharing information and keeping people informed.
                    4. Worked collaboratively with colleagues to achieve organizational goals.
                    5. Solicited input by genuinely valuing others’ ideas and expertise; is willing to learn from others.
                    6. Placed team agenda before personal agenda.
                    7. Supported and acted in accordance with final group decision, even when such decisions may not entirely reflect own position.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  5-7 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Executive
                  Education
                  Education
                  BS In Public Affairs

                  Political Intern Resume

                  Summary : Meets regularly with the Montana Chapter political committee and supports the committee with administrative tasks, research help, and assistance in planning and implementing trainings and phone banks. May help with the candidate endorsement process as a non-voting participant.

                  Skills : Planning, Client Assistant.

                  Description :

                    1. Shared credit for team accomplishments and accepts joint responsibility for team shortcomings.
                    2. Considered all those to whom services are provided to be clients and seeks to see things from clients’ point of view.
                    3. Established and maintained productive partnerships with clients by gaining their trust and respect.
                    4. Identified clients’ needs and matched them to appropriate solutions.
                    5. Monitored ongoing developments inside and outside the clients’ environment to keep informed and anticipate problems
                    6. Kept clients informed of progress or setbacks in projects.
                    7. Met timeline for delivery of products or services to client.

                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  7-10 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Management
                  Education
                  Education
                  GED