Remote Internships with Adam Schleifer for Congress

Adam Schleifer is running for Congress to serve Rockland and Westchester Counties — and we’re looking to build a team of innovative and engaged interns as we head towards the June 23rd primary and onward. 

The internship is fully remote and candidates will be considered from any location, with preference to candidates in district. 

To apply, email a cover letter detailing your interested track (details below) and resume to info@adamschleifer.com

Initial Responsibilities

Initial responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: direct voter contact through calling and texting, research, data entry, virtual event support, social media and graphic design. 

Commitment

Commitment: 10-20 hours per week. Candidates that are able to commit to 20 hours or more are eligible for our campaign’s Senior Intern program.

** Interns will work directly with the field director, communications team, campaign manager, or other relevant positions 

** All internships are remote 

** We will work with you and your school to ensure you receive proper credit for internships.

** Minimum of 10 hours per week commitment for consideration.

** Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis.

In addition to the responsibilities outlined above, candidates can also indicate preference towards a track of the campaign for personal mentorship with the relevant departments: 

Field Organizing Track

** Learn to organize remotely as we adapt our campaign to a remote-only operation

** Learn about the ladder of engagement, DNC Votebuilder, and other organizing tactics/tools to cultivate and develop volunteer leadership

** Work with the field director and campaign manager to build for and manage events 

** Recruit for daily phone banks

** Help the campaign meet its voter contact goals by engaging in multiple voter contact methods

Finance Track

** Assist with planning small and large scale fundraisers 

** Interns will have the opportunity to remotely sit in on-call time

** Learn how to conduct donor research by using multiple databases

** Assisting with donor outreach, such as writing thank-yous, and conducting follow up

** Learn how to draft a fundraising email or letter

** Assist with planning small and large scale fundraisers 

** Interns will walk away from the internship with valuable skills pertaining to campaign finance

Communications Track

** Learn how to draft a press release and do press pitches to promote the campaign 

** Assist with creating graphics (experience with Canva preferred, but not required)

** Help with drafting social media posts and creating content 

** Keep the press list and endorsement tracker up to date 

** Assist with video editing (experience with video editing preferred, but not required) 

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