Opportunities

Common Cause is dedicated to the proposition that a healthy democracy depends on active, engaged citizens. Check here for opportunities to join our full-time staff, gain valuable experience as a Common Cause intern or enrich our work as a fellow or volunteer. There’s always plenty to be done.

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Director of Media & Democracy Program

December 4, 2017

The Director of Media & Democracy Program will work closely with Common Cause Special Advisor to the Media & Democracy Program, the former FCC Commissioner Michael Copps, as well as with the Vice President for Policy & Litigation, and other state and national office staff to develop and implement strategic campaigns that advance priority legal, policy and issue agendas. They will develop and implement multi-year campaigns that protect independent and accessible media. The campaigns will engage the grassroots members and supporters, issue and policy experts, legislators and coalition partners.

Director of Media & Democracy Program – Position located in DC

December 4, 2017

The Director of Media & Democracy Program will work closely with Common Cause Special Advisor to the Media & Democracy Program, the former FCC Commissioner Michael Copps, as well as with the Vice President for Policy & Litigation, and other state and national office staff to develop and implement strategic campaigns that advance priority legal, policy and issue agendas. They will develop and implement multi-year campaigns that protect independent and accessible media. The campaigns will engage the grassroots members and supporters, issue and policy experts, legislators and coalition partners.

Research Internship —Located in Annapolis, MD

December 4, 2017

Common Cause Maryland is seeking a Spring intern to assist with advocacy campaigns, grassroots engagement, research, policy development, communications, and member outreach and events. Individuals with keen interest in government affairs and the legislative process, can-do attitude, and commitment to a fair and transparent democracy are highly encouraged to apply.

Legislative Internship-Hawaii

November 21, 2017

Legislative internship opportunity with Common Cause Hawaii.

Executive Director, Colorado Common Cause

October 13, 2017

The Executive Director will lead efforts in all areas of the Colorado state organization. These include fundraising, grassroots organizing, coalition building, research, policy analysis, communications, advocacy, litigation, and any other activities that promote the Common Cause agenda at the state and national level and foster a strong, sustainable organization in Colorado.

Campaign Manager, Common Cause New Mexico (CONTRACT)

September 19, 2017

Campaign Manager, Common Cause New Mexico

Internship, Common Cause Massachusetts

August 17, 2017

Working at Common Cause means a chance to see how government operates. It’s a great way to learn what’s working, what’s not, and how to change it. You’ll get to work with volunteers and staff to lobby the legislature on issues, as well as concentrate in, or work across, the following areas: research and report writing, grassroots organizing, and/or communications. Specific projects will vary on an as-needed basis, but will be designed to benefit your internship experience with substantive work.

Program Director, Common Cause Florida (Part-Time)

August 17, 2017

Program Director, Common Cause Florida (Part-Time)

Research Internship (Fall), Common Cause Maryland

August 9, 2017

Common Cause Maryland is seeking a Fall intern to assist with advocacy campaigns, grassroots engagement, research, policy development, communications, and member outreach and events. Individuals with keen interest in government affairs and the legislative process, can-do attitude, and commitment to a fair and transparent democracy are highly encouraged to apply.

Summer Research Intern, Common Cause Maryland

February 24, 2017

Common Cause Maryland is seeking a summer intern to assist with advocacy campaigns, grassroots engagement, research, policy development, communications, and member outreach and events. Individuals with keen interest in government affairs and the legislative process, can-do attitude, and commitment to a fair and transparent democracy are highly encouraged to apply.

Volunteer Opportunities with Common Cause Hawaii

June 21, 2016

Creating a stronger democracy, and holding government officials accountable. That’s what Common Cause does. We cannot accomplish these lofty goals without the help of our friends in the community. Will you consider becoming a Common Cause Hawaii (CCHI) volunteer?

Volunteer Opportunities within Hawaii Gov't

June 21, 2016

Learn more about different volunteer opportunities within Hawaii’s government.

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