Jobs

The Oklahoma Democratic Party works to elect Democrats who uphold progressive values to create a better future for all Oklahoma residents. We lead grassroots efforts in every community across the state to connect with voters – making sure they bring their voices to the ballot box. We lead innovative, progressive initiatives that focus on inclusivity among all Oklahomans. See below for open positions.

Candidates and campaigns sometimes reach out to the Oklahoma Democratic Party for volunteers, field workers, and other political professionals. If you are interested in working with Oklahoma Dems and making the changes needed for all Oklahomans, please fill out the form below and upload your resume.

If you’re a Democratic candidate or campaign staffer currently hiring for a role, your campaign can fill out the form below. To help us provide you with the best group of prospective staffers, please complete a separate request for each position you are hiring for. You will need to enter information about your campaign, what position you are hiring for, a short job description, and an email where the applicant can send their resume.

ODP Job Openings

Jobs & Internships

Office Generalist

  The Oklahoma Democratic Party is seeking an Office Generalist to work from ODP’s headquarters in Oklahoma City. This is a full-time, temporary job that will begin as soon as a candidate is hired.
The position requires superb organizational skills, maturity, the ability to change directions at a moment’s notice, and the belief that Democrats can and will make a positive difference in the lives of all Oklahomans. This position will provide the individual with critical skills necessary to work in a political environment.
Some of the duties include: Responding to donor emails, modifying monthly donor amounts, processing of credit information for funds received at events, proofreading, supporting the Chair with call time, assisting the Executive Director with special projects, ability to learn VAN and offer occasional technical support, answering phones and directing callers, taking minutes at meetings, helping develop/staff fundraising events.
This list is not meant to be all-inclusive. Due to the rapidly changing nature of politics, and the Oklahoma Democratic Party’s commitment to elect more Democrats, tasks and responsibilities will be ever-evolving and will quickly change.
The Oklahoma Democratic Party is fully transparent in our hiring and do not discriminate against any applicant for any reason. In keeping with the Party’s commitment to inclusivity, persons from traditionally underserved/under-represented communities are especially encouraged to apply. Bi-lingual English/Spanish is a plus, but not required.
A complete resume is necessary for consideration. A valid OK driver’s license is also required. Please send resumes to [email protected]

Finance Internship

The Oklahoma Democratic Party, the state-wide organization responsible for mobilizing Democrats, is looking for an intern interested in learning all aspects of the finance, budgeting and campaign compliance in the political field. The intern who fills this position should expect to learn the field from top to bottom and will complete this program ready to enter any political organization with excellent skills.
Interns have the opportunity to be involved in various parts of the campaign, not limited to field, finance, press, or social media work. The Oklahoma Democratic Party is looking for a minimum commitment of between five (5) and sixteen hours for ten to twelve weeks. We will work with your school to provide academic credit if applicable.

Responsibilities

  • Draft budgets for
  • Ensure campaign finance ethics
  • Attend political, non-profit, advocacy, or labor union community organizing meetings and take
  • Make cold calls for donations on behalf of client
  • Staff party leaders during fundraising call
  • Staff client
  • Complete research assignments as
  • Draft one-pagers on prospective
  • Assist with ad-hoc administrative duties as
  • Compile contact lists
  • Greet guests and clients

Requirements

  • Public Relations, Communications, Marketing, Finance or Political Science major
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel and other Microsoft Office applications

Benefits

  • Practical political science/political campaign experience working directly with candidates within the party
  • Shadowing, mentoring, and training opportunities with skilled political professionals
  • Opportunity to participate in campaign field events and party meetings
  • Flexible schedule for students

Please send resume to [email protected]
Office Generalist The Oklahoma Democratic Party is seeking an Office Generalist to work from ODP’s headquarters in Oklahoma City. This is a full-time, temporary job that will begin as soon as a candidate is hired. The position requires superb organizational skills, maturity, the ability to change directions at a moment’s notice, and the belief that Democrats can and will make a positive difference in the lives of all Oklahomans. This position will provide the individual with critical skills necessary to work in a political environment. Some of the duties include: Responding to donor emails, modifying monthly donor amounts, processing of credit information for funds received at events, proofreading, supporting the Chair with call time, assisting the Executive Director with special projects, ability to learn VAN and offer occasional technical support, answering phones and directing callers, taking minutes at meetings, helping develop/staff fundraising events. This list is not meant to be all-inclusive. Due to the rapidly changing nature of politics, and the Oklahoma Democratic Party’s commitment to elect more Democrats, tasks and responsibilities will be ever-evolving and will quickly change. The Oklahoma Democratic Party is fully transparent in our hiring and do not discriminate against any applicant for any reason. In keeping with the Party’s commitment to inclusivity, persons from traditionally underserved/under-represented communities are especially encouraged to apply. Bi-lingual English/Spanish is a plus, but not required. A complete resume is necessary for consideration. A valid OK driver’s license is also required. Please send resumes to [email protected]

Political Science Internship

The Oklahoma Democratic Party, the state-wide organization responsible for mobilizing Democrats, is looking for an intern interested in learning all aspects of the communications and media in the political field. The intern who fills this position should expect to learn the field from top to bottom and will complete this program ready to enter any political organization with excellent skills.
Interns have the opportunity to be involved in various parts of the campaign, not limited to field, finance, press, or social media work. The Oklahoma Democratic Party is looking for a commitment of between five (5) and sixteen hours a week for ten to twelve weeks. We will work with your school to provide academic credit if applicable.

Responsibilities

  • Draft solicitations for
  • Facilitate mail
  • Attend political, non-profit, advocacy, or labor union community organizing meetings and take
  • Make cold calls for donations on behalf of client
  • Staff party leaders during fundraising call
  • Staff client
  • Complete research assignments as
  • Draft one-pagers on prospective
  • Create social media posts and videos for
  • Volunteer recruitment and retention
  • Assist with ad-hoc administrative duties as
  • Compile contact lists
  • Greet guests and clients

Requirements

  • Public Relations, Communications, Marketing or Political major
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel and other Microsoft Office applications

Benefits

  • Practical political science/political campaign experience working directly with candidates within the party
  • Shadowing, mentoring, and training opportunities with skilled political professionals
  • Opportunity to participate in campaign field events and party meetings
  • Flexible schedule for students

Please send resume to [email protected]

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