Paid Internship - Security & Global Affairs - Summer 2019 Command Consulting Group - Washington, DC 23 hours agoFull-timeEstimated: $26,000 - $37,000 a year Apply Now Skills * Excel * Microsoft Word * Microsoft Powerpoint * Microsoft Office About Command Group Command Group ("Command") is a family of companies providing full spectrum solutions related to safety, security, and intelligence. We assist government and private sector clients on six continents to reduce risk and accomplish organizational objectives. Overview Command is currently seeking candidates interested in engaging with a diverse array of safety and security projects, understanding the dynamics of homeland security policy development, learning how to best position and present security solutions to government and private sector clients, and working with Command's office manager to assist in the day-to-day operations of the office. Overall, Command interns are self-motivated individuals well-suited to excel in a fast-paced, dynamic, and challenging work environment. Command is looking for applicants with a diverse range of skills who are ready to take on a new challenge each day and assist multiple divisions with varying needs. Daily tasks may include but are not limited to: Completing extensive research and analysis support for principals and staff; Conduct intelligence research using social media and other open source databases; Assisting in the complete lifecycle development of reports, deliverables, and presentations; Drafting reports for clients which track homeland security policy developments and offer recommendations for presenting security solutions; Assisting in logistical preparations in support of travel and events; Monitoring media and compiling daily news briefs for the firm; Monitoring and tracking congressional activity and legislation; Completing daily administrative duties such as answering phones, scheduling, coordinating client meetings, and greeting guests. Qualifications: Have an outstanding ability to communicate effectively both orally and in written format. Write professionally in a compelling and concise fashion. Demonstrate strong, proven research skills. Possess strong organizational, proofreading, and clerical skills. Knowledge of or experience with the congressional process and committees. Be a self-starter with the ability to work both collaboratively and independently. Have a relevant knowledge-base on international and homeland security issues. Hold a high level of proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook). Other Details: Command is seeking internship applicants that are available to work full-time at the Washington, DC headquarters. The internship program will either be paid or for course credit, depending on the mutual needs of Command and each selected applicant. Prior Congressional experience is a plus but is not required, as are foreign language skills (please specify in your application). How to Apply Interested candidates are asked to submit a resume and cover letter at http://commandcg.com/careers1. Only the most qualified candidates will be contacted and invited to interview by phone and/or in person. No phone calls, please. Command is an affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity/expression, personal appearance, political affiliation, matriculation, genetic information, family responsibilities, race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, or status as a protected veteran.