Research Assistant

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Democratic Governors Association

Research Assistant

The Democratic Governors Association (DGA), the campaign committee responsible for electing and supporting Democratic governors, is seeking a Research Assistant for the 2019-2020 election cycle.



·         Produce original research memos;

·         Perform thorough fact checks on internal communication documents;

·         Manage interns;

·         Assist with other assignments and tasks as requested by the Research Director.


Minimum qualifications

·         Experience in campaign research as an intern or staff member either with a consulting firm, a DC political committee, or directly with a campaign;

·         Demonstrated research skills and strong attention to detail;

·         Ability to write, edit, and fact check with precision and calm on deadline;

·         A pro-active, self-starter who can take direction/work as part of a team, but who can also be trusted to independently produce error-free research; and

·         An understanding of how research fits into the overall campaign/communications picture.


The position comes with full health care benefits and compensation is commensurate with experience.


Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to by COB on June 7, 2019. Please write in the subject line: Research Assistant. No calls, please.


The DGA is committed to a diverse workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.

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