Eliot Cutler's 2014 campaign for Governor of Maine is looking to find an organized, driven and outgoing ind ividual to join the finance team to help support fundraising events throughout the state.
The Finance Intern will join a team of staff members and volunteers to help support fundraisers and meet and greets through research, data entry, invitation preparation, mailings, RSVP and confirmation calls, recruiting and managing finance volunteers, and day-of set-up and staffing at daytime, evening and weekend fundraising events.
Applicants should be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel, with the ability to mail merge documents, be comfortable speaking on the phone, and have exceptional communication and organizational skills. Passion and strong work ethic are musts.
We are looking for someone to begin working on a part-time basis as soon as possible. Time commitment would ideally include 4-6 hours per day, 3 days per week to our office in downtown Portland.
This position offers the opportunity to work with a dynamic, energetic and hardworking team that encourages proactivity, critical thinking and creativity. Through his/her work on events, the intern will also have the chance to network with many individuals throughout the state. This is a unique opportunity for anyone interested in working in a fast-paced, fun environment, regardless of prior or long term interest in political campaigns, while gaining real world experience and making a positive difference in the state.
To apply, send your cover letter and resume to Heather Furman, Director of Finance at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline: Initial deadline is January 15th and thereafter applications will be considered on a rolling basis.