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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Common Cause Connecticut Organizer

April 11, 2018

Organizer will collaborate with the state executive director to develop, strengthen, and maintain a grassroots organizing network across the state.

Regional Redistricting and Programs Manager

April 6, 2018

The Regional Redistricting and Programs Manager will be responsible for research, policy analysis, communications, advocacy, litigation, coalition building, and any other activities that promote redistricting reform and the Common Cause agenda.

Campaign & Organizing Manager, Common Cause New York

March 27, 2018

The Campaign & Organizing Manager will be responsible for managing the Let NY Vote Coalition and its voting rights campaigns, for educating and engaging Common Cause New York members, coalition partners, and other activists about the reform issues and projects on which we work, including the impact of special interest influence and campaign dollars on policy at the city and state level, and effective, transparent, and equitable government.

Associate Director, New York Common Cause

March 23, 2018

Primarily responsible for the policy and research work of our dynamic advocacy covering a diverse range of issues—including money in politics; redistricting reform; voting rights; election administration; government ethics and conflicts of interest; and campaign finance

Executive Director, Maryland Common Cause

March 8, 2018

The Executive Director will lead efforts in 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 Maryland.

Regional Communications Strategist

February 13, 2018

Based in the Los Angeles office, this position works directly with national staff responsible for coordinating state activities, state executive directors or communications staff where applicable, state-based media, and other communications staff to coordinate and maximize exposure for media stories.

Human Resources Assistant

January 22, 2018

This position organizes and coordinates the wellness program and regular HR Connect trainings and serves as an important resource to national and state staff

Midwest Organizer

January 19, 2018

Common Cause is seeking an accomplished, strategic, and collaborative organizer to assist in our efforts to build a stronger, more diverse base throughout the Midwest that will build on our victories and ensure that we are furthering the cause of justice by holding power accountable.

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.

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.

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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