The House Democratic Caucus seeks highly motivated Press interns to work remotely in a fast-paced leadership office. Responsibilities include compiling daily press clips, drafting preparation materials for media hits and assisting with press-related events. The interns will report directly to the Press Assistant.
The term of this paid internship will be from June to August. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, interns will work remotely for the duration of the internship and be provided the appropriate work equipment. Applicants do not need to be in the Washington, D.C. area but must be willing to work on Eastern Time. Ideal applicants will be able to write, edit and proofread under tight deadlines, handle multiple assignments simultaneously and stay on top of the news.
To apply, please send PDFs of your resume, cover letter, one writing sample and three professional references to CaucusInternResume@mail.house.gov with the subject line: “APPLICANT NAME PRESS Summer 2021 Internship Application.” Women, people of color, LGBTQIA+ individuals, veterans and those with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The deadline to submit application is Wednesday, May 12 at 5:00 p.m. ET. Absolutely no phone calls or drop-ins please.