Internship for Mayorial Campaign

Ed Murray for Mayor – College Internship

Job Description

Murray for Mayor campaign interns will help mobilize voters across the city for Ed Murray’s Seattle

mayoral campaign. This is a great chance to get involved in progressive politics and learn how campaigns

are run at the local level.

Interns will partake in a variety of campaign activities including finance,

operations, field and social media and will have the opportunity to work on projects that are of particular

interest to them.

Primary Responsibilities

-Register, persuade, and motivate voters

-Attend and represent the campaign at various community, fundraising, and constituent events

-Ensure data integrity by keeping all databases and documents up to date and accurate

-Build and sustain current relationships with volunteers and supporters


-Strong communication skills

-Ability to work evenings and weekends as necessary

-Knowledge of Seattle and local policy issues is a plus, but not required

Interns will work alongside campaign staff in a fast-paced organization and must be able to juggle

multiple projects with competing demands. Likewise, exceptional organization, attention to detail, and

motivation are required as well as the ability to work independently. Interns will work mostly with

campaign staff, but may also be in contact with elected officials, candidates, other campaign’s staff, and

the press.


Please send a resume and brief statement of interest to Tim Wolfe at