Recruiter Internship

 
 

Recruiter Internship

Do you have an outgoing personality, excellent organizational skills, and a heartfelt desire to change the world?  Our Voice needs you! Our Voice is committed to changing the political landscape by empowering others to run for office and become more active in politics.  Our Voice is a post-partisan movement, operating outside of political parties and uniting in an organized movement for change.

As a Recruiter Intern, you will achieve recruiting objectives by recruiting and evaluating candidates for open positions within the organization, partnering with Hiring Managers/Team Leaders and HR Liaisons.  

Recruiter Interns will work with Functional or Regional Team Leaders to identify, source, screen, and recruit high quality talent to the organization.  Duties may include:

  • Partnering with Team Leaders/Hiring Managers to solidify general role requirements and any special skills needed

  • Posting positions to college bulletin or job boards, volunteer databases, or other job posting sites as needed

  • Working with community resources, agencies, colleges, and internet resources to identify talent

  • Conduct Information Sessions to recruit talent and answer questions

  • Organize interview blitz days as needed to meet objectives

  • Determine applicant fit via pre-screening and resume review

  • Conduct first round interview with candidate

  • Describe, represent, and market the organization to prospective talent

  • Ensure an adequate flow of talent to Volunteer Coordinators and Team Leaders

  • Working on cross-functional teams and projects as assigned

  • Other duties as needed

Desired Knowledge, Skills, Experience:

  • Strong communications skills, both written and verbal

  • Solid problem-solving and organizational skills

  • Computer skills: Microsoft Office suite, Google Documents

  • Prior experience in recruiting for military, college, or volunteers

  • Experience interviewing candidates and assessing talent

  • Open to all students, but preference for Human Resources and Political Science majors

This internship position begins May 1st and ends August 31st, with possible extensions for those who excel. This is an unpaid internship.  Please send resume and/or qualifications to:  info@ourvoiceinitiative.org or use our Online Sign Up Form.