Employment Opportunities


We are looking for someone to lead our marketing and business development efforts.  This would include: 

  • Identifying opportunities for new business at all levels including: local, state, federal and international campaigns; non-profits; interest groups; trade associations; and businesses
  • Selling to — and closing — new clients
  • Writing proposals, presentations, brochures
  • Managing existing and prospective clients relationships

The ideal candidate brings:

  • Proven record in sales and ability to “close”
  • Ability to generate new leads and opportunities
  • Experience in politics, polling, strategic communications, and marketing
  • Commitment to Democratic politics
  • Strong writing skills and experience writing proposals and responding to RFPs
  • Experience developing, coordinating and delivering pitch presentations
  • Ability to manage projects in fast paced office, working independently and as part of a team

Compensation will be a combination of salary and commission, based on experience and performance.  Send resume, letter, salary history, and where you saw this to:


Public Opinion and Market Research

We are looking for an experienced analyst to work on public opinion and market research for political campaigns, public interest groups, membership organizations and businesses.

Ideal person is a numbers cruncher with a commitment to Democratic politics and proven ability in:

  • Statistics, quantitative analysis, or social science research
  • Public opinion or market research
  • SPSS (or similar statistical software)
  • Microsoft Powerpoint
  • Writing, particularly strategic communications

Responsibilities include: drafting survey questionnaires and qualitative research guides, initial analysis of research, thorough written presentation of strategic analysis and working with clients and other team members throughout the process.

Applicants must be able to handle a high-pressured working environment and work well in a team atmosphere.   Salary dependent on experience.

Send resume, cover letter, salary history and where you saw our ad to:

Internship Opportunities

We are always looking for interns interested in public opinion polling with a commitment to Democratic politics and a statistics background to work on public opinion research for political campaigns, public interest groups, membership organizations and businesses. Please send cover letter and resume to

Whether winning for you means getting more votes than your opponent, selling more product, changing public policy, raising more money or generating more activism, The Mellman Group transforms data into winning strategies.