Polling and Analytics Intern

  • Full Time
  • Internship
  • Temporary
  • Telecommute
  • Applications have closed

Website The Hub Project

Reports to: Associate, Polling & Analytics
Location: Washington, D.C.
Status: Full-Time; Non-Exempt
Salary: $17/hour not to exceed 40 hours/week

About the internship:
The Hub’s polling and analytics team is currently accepting applications for its Fall 2021 Internship. This is a paid internship at a pay rate of $17/hour. All applicants must be available to take on a full-time internship for a minimum of 40 hours a week. We’re a fast-moving organization  that’s always ready to jump into the next fight, so the right person for the internship is not afraid of taking on new opportunities to move people to action and quickly responding to an ever-changing news cycle.

As an intern for our Polling & Analytics team, you will be:
Providing support and conduct background research to help inform questionnaire design
Reading and understanding topline and crosstab data, and learning basic data analysis skills
Reviewing verbatim open-ended responses from surveys and videos or transcripts from focus groups
Creating and editing draft presentations or memos using polling data
Proofreading final deliverables prior to public release
Monitoring public polling for key trends and communicate relevant data to internal campaign teams
Performing other duties as assigned

About you:
You have a demonstrated interest in progressive causes
You are proficient in PowerPoint and Excel
You’re a skilled writer with the ability to modify messages and tone to move particular audiences
You’re an effective multi-tasker
You’re extremely organized, detail-oriented, and analytical

In addition, it would be a bonus if:
You have taken coursework in statistics
You have experience with a statistical package such as STATA, R, or SPSS
You have experience working on progressive issue campaigns

New Venture Fund Careers
The Hub Education and Engagement Fund is a project of  the New Venture Fund, a 501(c)(3) public charity that incubates new and innovative public-interest projects and grant-making programs. The New Venture Fund is committed to attracting, developing and retaining exceptional people, and to creating a work environment that is dynamic, rewarding and enables each of us to realize our potential. The New Venture Fund’s work environment is safe and open to all employees and partners, respecting the full spectrum of race, color, religious creed, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, and all other classifications protected by law in the locality and/or state in which you are working.