Institute of Politics

  • Location
    Chicago, IL
    Leaning Remote
    Magnify Strategies
  • Application Deadline Jun 18, 2024 Season Summer Full-Time Eligibility Type Nongovernment Themes N/A

Organization Overview:
Magnify Strategies is a dynamic consultancy renowned for its expertise in political campaigns, government, and advocacy organizations. With a proven track record of delivering results, we specialize in crafting tailored programs to meet our clients' diverse needs. Our ability to navigate the intricate intersection of politics, policy, and advocacy enables us to develop strategies that win campaigns, shape policy discussions, and amplify crucial messages.

Internship Summary:
Joining Magnify Strategies as an intern offers a unique chance to collaborate directly with the firm's co-founders on a wide array of client projects, spanning political campaigns, nonprofit development, and public affairs. This internship provides an excellent opportunity to gain hands-on experience in the realm of political consulting and advocacy, working alongside seasoned professionals in a dynamic and supportive environment.

- Compile daily news reports relevant to Magnify clients.
- Conduct in-depth research projects to support client initiatives.
- Create various written materials, including spreadsheets, PowerPoint presentations, and other written content as needed.

- Highly organized and motivated individual.
- Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
- Strong interest in political campaigns, advocacy, and public affairs.

About the Supervisor:
Aaron Cartwright is an accomplished operations specialist with a track record of success in managing budgets, coordinating staff efforts, and overseeing special projects for US Senator Tammy Duckworth's office. He further demonstrated his expertise by directing a $16 million budget and leading HR and IT support programs during Duckworth's 2022 re-election campaign.

Location and Modality:
This internship will be mostly remote with 6 in-person touchpoints throughout the summer. Magnify Strategies does not have an office, but a number of our client offices are based in or near the Loop.

Start and End Date:
The internship will run from June 10 to September 27, with the flexibility to accommodate specific scheduling needs.

Modality Notes

The intern will work with staff to coordinate 6 in-person touchpoints throughout the summer.

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