Web Internships

People For the American Way is a nationwide advocacy organization that mobilizes its members and activists to fight for public policies that reflect the values of freedom, fairness, and equal opportunity; to champion constitutional protections and civil rights; to hold public officials accountable to those standards; and to promote strong democratic institutions, including a federal judiciary that upholds individual rights. This is a great opportunity to learn more about Web-based outreach and organizing strategies for a multifaceted progressive advocacy organization.

Activities:

  • Conduct independent projects, including research and creation of new material for the website
  • Work with other staff to provide support for Web-based advocacy campaigns
  • Perform routine administrative duties, including post and maintain various online materials at PFAW.org
  • Other activities as YOUR interests dictate

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience with HTML
  • Knowledge of Photoshop a plus
  • Experience with video a plus
  • Blogging experience a plus
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Knowledge of Content Management Systems a plus
  • Experience with online and/or activist campaigns helpful

This is an unpaid internship, but we are happy to work with students to arrange academic credit.

To apply, send resume and statement of interest to:

Human Resources
People For the American Way
1101 15th Street, NW, Suite 600
Washington, DC 20005
Email to hr@pfaw.org

People For the American Way is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Fields
Department: 
Online Strategy
Location: 
Washington, DC
Reports To: 
Director of Online Strategy
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