Feminist Jobs & Internships
|Job Title:||Political Intern|
|Organization:||NARAL Pro-Choice New York|
|Description:||POSITION AVAILABLE: Spring 2013
REPORTS TO: Government Affairs and Advocacy
HOURS: 15-20 hours per week, flexible scheduling
available Monday-Friday 10-6.
COMPENSATION: This position is unpaid. NARAL Pro-
Choice New York will help secure academic credit
SUMMARY: The Political Intern is responsible for
supporting NARAL Pro-Choice NY?s legislative
advocacy strategy to advance reproductive rights
in New York State. He or she will also assist in
NARAL Pro-Choice NY?s preparations for the 2013
elections in New York City and other local races
throughout the state.
~Research lawmakers and legislation. Advise
NARAL staff on findings.
~Assist in the creation of educational
materials for lawmakers.
~Collaborate with other members of the
Political and Legislative Affairs team in planning
a pro-choice lobby day in Albany.
~Research candidates running in New York
City and in local races throughout the state.
~Facilitate the candidate questionnaire
process and correspond with campaigns.
~Passion for social justice and
~A strong interest in the legislative and
~Eagerness to learn.
~Excellent oral and written communication
~Confidence in using Microsoft Office
programs, particularly Excel.
~Detail-oriented and organized.
TO APPLY: Please email a resume and cover letter