Data & Information Technology Intern

Do you live to solve puzzles and figure out solutions to everyday problems? Do you love organizing data and information? Do you want to be a part of a team of creative, passionate, and driven individuals who sincerely care about the work they are doing? 

If you love problem-solving and politics, we need you to join our team! 

The National Democratic Training Committee is a not-for-profit political start-up with with a mission to help real people change the world by teaching them how to run for office and impact their communities for good.  We offer free, interactive online and live training for Democratic candidates running for office.

The National Democratic Training Committee is looking for a Data/IT intern to help us build the infrastructure we need to help Democratic candidates, staffers and local leaders all over the country who are creating the blue wave in 2020. 

Key Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree (can be in-progress) or equivalent certification(s) in information systems, statistics, information technology, computer science, or similar.
  • Experience with common productivity tools and systems, g-suite, spreadsheets, etc.
  • Passion, attention-to-detail, and a high level of commitment to quality work.
About NDTC as an Employer

This full-time internship position reports to the CTO/CIO and is located in downtown Chicago. 

NDTC believes that our differences enhance our strength as a political party—and as a nation—and we as an organization benefit from staff of diverse races, ethnic origins, religions, sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions, economic backgrounds, abilities, and other facets of our identities.

Application Process

Salary is $15.00 per hour. Internships are 3-months with a possible extension to 6-months, depending on budget and performance. 

To apply, email resume and cover letter to [email protected] with the subject line “Data/IT Internship”. No calls, please. In your cover letter, please include the date on which you would be available to start.

Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled.