Operations Associate / Internship Coordinator
Posted on 11/2/2023
Democratic National Committee (DNC)

501-1,000 employees

Elects Democrats by empowering activists, mobilizing voters
Company Overview
The Democratic National Committee (DNC) is a robust organization that prioritizes grassroots activism, voter mobilization, and nationwide organization to elect Democrats at all levels. With a focus on investing in the middle class and reducing costs for working families, the DNC is committed to building a stronger economy from the bottom up. Additionally, the DNC's unique position as the only party committee responsible for electing Democrats nationwide offers a competitive advantage in terms of reach and influence.
Government & Public Sector

Company Stage


Total Funding





Washington, District of Columbia

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Washington, DC, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Operations & Logistics
  • Enjoys a fast paced working environment, adapts quickly to shifting goals, and understands the sense of urgency
  • Self-motivator with a proactive approach to traditional and unexpected assignments
  • Works well independently and has a collaborative approach to projects
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; thoroughness, timeliness, and attention to detail
  • Proven ability to organize and manage multiple priorities and deadlines
  • Excellent analytical aptitude and a passion for improving organizational processes
  • Demonstrated ability to handle confidential information appropriately
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively with employees at all levels
  • Operates as a team player with the mindset that it is important to offer help to team members on pressing priority projects
  • Flexibility and recognition that winning campaigns often means working outside of traditional office hours
  • Works well under pressure
  • Other duties as assigned to support the department and the DNC's mission
  • A Bachelor's degree or 4 years experience in an office environment
  • Prior internship management experience is preferred, but not required
  • Comfortable working across multiple software platforms
  • Administer the DNC's internship program to include outreach, recruitment, onboarding and providing our intern class with a positive, meaningful, and successful experience every semester
  • Consult with Operations Leadership, Human Resources, and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion as needed to refine the DNC's internship program
  • Serves as a liaison between our interns, staff, and different departments
  • Leads Front Desk Operations for the DNC including managing the organization wide phone system, facilitating meetings with internal and external stakeholders, and coordinating usage of conference rooms throughout the building
  • Coordinates across the Operations, Human Resources, and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion teams to ensure that all team projects have support
  • Oversees special projects at the discretion of the Director of Operations
  • Facilitates operational onboarding sessions for new hires
  • Provides ongoing support to the travel operations at the DNC
  • Assists with executing DNC initiatives and events
  • Develops and maintains department file management system
  • Assists with the DNC contracting process as needed
  • Assists in vendor management, research, and bill reconciliation as needed
  • Other duties as assigned to support the department and the DNC's mission