Produce and edit videos and other digital assets for DASS. You will learn the ins and outs of working at a committee, and be a part of these critical electoral efforts going into the November 2024 elections.
The Democratic Association of Secretaries of State (DASS) is the only organization dedicated to electing and protecting Democratic Secretaries of States. With Big Lie candidates running for these crucial offices and with hundreds of voter suppression and election subversion bills at the state level, these seats are more important than ever -- Secretaries of State really are defenders of democracy. Democratic Secretaries of State are on the front lines protecting voting rights and DASS is on the front line to protect incumbent Secretaries while identifying opportunities to pick up additional seats in the fight for democracy. We support candidates who will not just protect the right to vote, but work to expand access and innovate to allow more people to participate in elections.
The Opportunity: As the Video Editing & Digital Communications Intern, you will help produce and edit videos and other digital assets for DASS. In this role, you will be a part of a highly collaborative, fast-paced, and friendly team that works with donors, partners, and campaigns. While working to elect Democratic State Secretaries, you will learn the ins and outs of working at a committee, and be a part of these critical electoral efforts going into the November 2024 elections.
Applicants must meet all of the following criteria:
Physical Requirements: DASS is committed to supporting employees of varying abilities and to providing reasonable accommodations to enable individuals with disabilities to thrive at DASS.The requirements of this role, related to its physical demands, described here are representative of those that must be met by to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
All DASS interns must be able to operate a computer and use a cell phone. Applicants with questions about accommodations may request to speak with our hiring manager.
Equity and Inclusion: DASS is committed to an inclusive and equitable environment and diversity among its team and recognizes that its continued success requires the highest commitment to engaging, retaining, and supporting a diverse staff that provides the best quality services to supporters and constituents. DASS is an equal opportunity employer and it is our policy to recruit, hire, train, promote and administer any and all personnel actions without regard to sex, race, age, color, creed, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, physical or mental disability, personal appearance, marital status, family responsibilities, genetic information, or any other legally protected basis.
DASS will not tolerate any unlawful discrimination and any such conduct is strictly prohibited.
How to Apply: Please email with the subject line: Video Editing & Digital Communications Intern Application that includes a resume, a brief note about your interest in the position, samples of any professionally created/edit video(s), and two professional references to [email protected] no later than February 29, 2024.
All interns are expected to work 20 hours/week during the internship and will receive $900/month, and a $100/month technology stipend.
DASS may review applications after this deadline in limited circumstances, however this is not a guarantee that your application will be considered if it is not submitted by February 29, 2024.. When an applicant with a disability needs an accommodation to have an equal opportunity to compete for this position, they may request it in writing by emailing [email protected]. No calls please. Applicants will be screened on a rolling basis.
$900 - $900 per month