Political Affairs Student Worker
Our Client, a Public Utility that provides natural gas and electricity to the majority of Michigan s 10 million residents is seeking a talented and self-driven individual for needs serving in the role of Political Affairs Student Assistant.
Responsible for providing administrative support within Corporate Political Affairs, including research, analyzing and preparing information on issue areas and elections; Assist in coordination of special events, meetings and other communications, data entry, and other administrative duties; Prepare drafts of correspondence and other documents; Interact with members of Employees for Better Government PAC.
May require lifting and/or carrying heavy loads (Approx. 5-35lbs)
Must be able to interface and work with teams with diverse disciplines, understand their administrative needs and requirements.
Must be willing and able to rely on Policies, Procedures, Job Aids and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the position.
The successful candidate will possess good computer skills, including the aptitude and ability to learn and use one or more versions of specialized software.
We are willing to train the skilled candidate on the job.
Willingness and aptitude to learn Michigan Campaign Finance Law, Federal Election Commission guidelines and new software applications such as Vocus/Cision and Sharepoint. Must have strong political acumen and interested in learning skills relevant to grassroots communications and PAC growth.
Outlook email system
Attitude and aptitude to learn new skills and perform new responsibilities
Experience Required: 0 to 1 year' s work experience, this is an entry level internship position.
Education Required: High School degree and current student obtaining a four-year degree.