Communications Internship, Iowa House of Rep. Democratic Caucus


Description: Interns will work directly with 43 Democratic members of the Iowa House of Representatives at the State Capitol in Des Moines during the legislative session. They will assist the communications director and deputy communications director with a variety of responsibilities including:

Press release production and distribution

Official photography for representatives and constituents

Newsletter production and distribution

Website publishing

Social media management
Video production and editing

Skills Preferred (not required):

Solid writing skills

Knowledge of Microsoft Office software

Experience with sound/video editing software

Experience with web page production/design software

Minimum Time Requirement: 10 hours per week

Internship Dates: January through May, 2016 (flexible start and end dates)

Salary: Unpaid

Application Deadline: Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Send resume, cover letter and hours available to the address or email below. Please contact Rachelle Thomas at or 515-725-2061 if you have any questions. To find out more information about the internship go to: