Field Intern

Vi Lyles for Mayor – Internship Program
Field Intern Job Description


The Vi Lyles for Mayor Campaign is looking for interns for the summer and fall of 2017. There are multiple positions available. 

Roles & Responsibility

  • Contact volunteer prospects
  • Organize volunteers to canvass or phone bank
  • Provide logistic support for different volunteer and campaign activities
  • Ensure canvass maps or phone bank lists are available for team
  • Provide tally forms for all volunteers
  • Manage and lead teams of canvassers into city centers and neighborhoods to reach out to new people.
  • Train and work with volunteers for phone bank and canvasses
  • Manage data collected
  • Assists with organizing volunteers for volunteer, political and fundraising events.

Desired Skills

  • Ability to maintain a flexible schedule that will include some evening and weekend work.
  • Ability to take initiative, develop ideas and turn them into action.
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and with a team in a fast‐paced, dynamic environment.
  • Must be willing to work flexible hours, including many evenings and weekends
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills

Application Procedure:

Please send resume, cover letter and two professional references to and


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