Communications Internship
Democratic Caucus – Iowa House of Representatives

College students interested in interning for the Iowa House of Representatives, Democratic Caucus

Description: Interns will work directly with Democratic members of the Iowa House of Representatives at the State Capitol in Des Moines during the legislative session. They will assist the communications director and deputy director in a variety of activities including:

  • Press release production and distribution
  • Media list management
  • Newsletter production and distribution
  • Web publishing
  • Video and radio production and editing
  • Official photography for representatives and constituents

Skills Preferred (not required):

  • Solid Writing Skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office software
  • Experience with sound/video editing software
  • Experience with HTML/CSS and web page production/design software

Minimum Time Requirement: 10 hours per week

Internship Dates: January through April, 2014 (flexible start and end dates)

Salary: Unpaid

Send resume, cover letter and hours available to the address or email below. Please contact Dean Fiihr at 515-281-0817 if you have any questions.

Dean Fiihr, Communications Director
Iowa House Democrats
State Capitol
Des Moines, Iowa 50319
dean.fiihr@legis.iowa.gov
Phone: 515-281-0817