Public Affairs Intern

internship - full time, paid

Bose Public Affairs Group LLC
Washington, DC
Closed
Posted 29 Days ago
Bose Public Affairs Group LLC
Washington, DC
internship - full time, paid
Posted 29 Days ago

Description

Bose Public Affairs Group LLC is accepting applications for interns during the Fall of 2019 for the firm’s downtown Washington, DC offices. 

The Bose Public Affairs Group is a full-service public affairs firm. Our Washington, DC office is a strong and diverse team of talented, knowledgeable, and innovative professionals. The firm represents a wide range of clients in the science and technology, environment and energy, and education sectors, as well as local governments.  

The candidate will provide assistance to the firm’s government relations and communications teams on a wide variety of matters and will gain exposure and experience in all aspects of the legislative and public affairs process.

Responsibilities:

-      Provide assistance to the firm’s staff with organizing logistics for congressional briefings and prepare for client meetings

-      Support for web-related projects, including blogging, social media, and maintenance of websites

-      Coordinate and schedule congressional meetings for large Washington Fly-Ins

-      Conduct basic administrative duties such as expense reports, data research, answering phones, filing, legislative and grant research, and day-to-day scheduling for clients and the Washington office

Qualifications:

-      Knowledge and enthusiasm for advancing public policy and public relations strategies related to science and technology, education, municipal, or energy policy issues

-      Interest in public policy and the legislative process is preferred  

-      Strong computer skills

-      Strong writing and communication skills and ability to interface with large numbers of people and organizations

-      Candidate will need to be able to write in a clear manner and interact with the firm’s team members and partner organizations in a professional manner

-      Ability to work independently after being given initial instructions 

-      Position: Public Affairs Intern

-      Work Schedule: Full-Time 

-      Begin: August 2019 (flexible)

-      End: December 2019 (flexible)

-      Type of Employment: Full-time internship

-      Compensation: Paid

-      Positions Available: 2 

Please send the following application materials to Austin Hall (ahall@bosepublicaffairs.com) by July 8 with the subject line “BPAG Internship Application [Last Name]”:

-      Cover letter describing applicant’s interests in public policy and public affairs

-      Résumé

**Due to the volume of applications we receive, we will only be contacting candidates for interviews. 

Skills

public relations, social media, blogging, writing, public policy, public affairs, communication, interviewing, organization, logistics, reporting, local government, grant research, government relations, legislative affairs

Always be on the alert for potentially fraudulent job postings online. Report potential fraud to us if you're unsure about the legitimacy of a job posting or employer on Chegg Internships.

  • Never accept a check or other funds from a company to purchase materials necessary for your position.
  • Avoid and report situations where employers require payment or work without compensation as part of the application process.
  • Avoid corresponding with anyone who reaches out via text or email or outside of the Chegg Internships platform that you don't recognize.
  • Be wary of Google Hangout or Skype interviews as these are not publicly-listed numbers that can be used to verify the legitimacy of the interviewer.