|Opportunities Available Now!|
While some opportunities won't come online for a few months, many organizations are looking for talent NOW! And, they've specifically asked for you - campaign staff coming off of the 2012 Election!
See below for some highlights of organizations looking to hiring campaign staff.
Or, check the GAIN job board for opportunities with these and other organizations available right now!
President Barack Obama makes appointments for non-career positions throughout the federal government on an ongoing basis. This website will allow you to apply for Presidential appointments in any Federal Department, Agency, or Commission. Some of these non-career positions will require Senate confirmation.
Teach For America enlists a diverse corps of leaders who commit to teach for two years in urban and rural public schools and become lifelong advocates in the effort to expand educational opportunity. Our corps members use their numerous skills and experiences from their varied work, leadership, and academic backgrounds to effect change in their classroom and help break the cycle of inequity that prevents students from fulfilling their potential. Two year commitment. Full salary and benefits. All professional backgrounds encouraged to apply.
Greenpeace is the leading independent environmental organization that utilizes bold action, cutting-edge research and creative communications to protect the Earth. We expose global environmental problems and promote the solutions that are essential to a green and peaceful future. We investigate, document and expose environmental destruction in a peaceful manner and promote open, informed debate about society's environmental choices. To ensure our independence we do not accept donations from corporations or governments.
The Calvert Street Group is a leading corporate and political campaign consulting firm focusing on state and local affairs, land-use and development, ballot initiatives and grassroots lobbying.
Together, the groups of The Public Interest Network (including Work for Progress) employ a full arsenal of time-tested strategies for change, including organizing, advocacy, research and policy analysis, litigation and socially responsible investing.
Live Green’s mission is to shift business and consumer behavior toward sustainability through practical, affordable actions that make an impact. We're building a grassroots, consumer led movement to support local sustainable businesses and promote environmental change in the nation's capital!
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How do you continue to have impact after the election? Combine your campaign experience with a Master’s degree from Carnegie Mellon University's Heinz College, a top 10 public policy school where you'll develop the leadership, analytical and technology skills to build a public interest career with IMPACT and MEANING. Taught by world class faculty, our curriculum provides problem solving skills - both quantitative and qualitative – which you will apply through real-world application of coursework. A competitive and highly selective Washington, DC track is available for future leaders looking to accelerate their careers in the nation’s capital. Learn more at www.heinz.cmu.edu/workdc .