FWDWashington, DC

3 months ago


Job Title

  • Human Resources (Fall 2023)

Job Location

  • Washington, DC 20001

Job Overview

  • FWD.us is a bipartisan political organization that aims to achieve meaningful reforms in America's immigration and criminal justice systems. We believe in helping individuals achieve their full potential and move America forward. As an intern in our Human Resources department, you will have the opportunity to contribute to our mission by supporting programs and processes that add value to our organization and employees. This is a fast-paced environment with big projects and real impact.


  • $20 an hour
  • Full-time
  • Internship


  • Perform various standard administrative processes to support the human resources function
  • Facilitate inter-departmental communication and assist with meeting coordination
  • Assist in the design, implementation, and evaluation of health and wellness education series
  • Assist in the design, implementation, and evaluation of financial literacy education series
  • Track and resolve HR invoices and manage payment processes
  • Provide support for HR events and special projects
  • Gain valuable experience and training in a growing nonprofit organization
  • Assist in creating and distributing communications materials related to HR happenings


  • Dedication to the mission of FWD.us and sensitivity to migration and criminalization issues
  • Strong interest in human resources, organizational development, and culture advancement
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to adapt to new conditions and deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Previous experience or course of study in Human Resources preferred
  • Proficiency in office and document management programs (Microsoft Office, Google Apps)

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People who completed this type of internship end up in the following types of jobs

Top majors

That get hired for this type of internship

  • Political Science And Government26%

  • Law13%

  • Economics7%

  • International Relations And National Security Studies4%

  • Psychology3%

  • 246 other majors45%

People who did this kind of internship end up at the following companies

  • US Congress
  • United States Senate
  • US Department Of Justice
  • Federal Judiciary
  • US Department Of State
Estimated Monthly Living Expenses

For Washington, DC | $5,379/mo

  • Housing/Rent$3,303

  • Miscellaneous$983

  • Food$499

  • Utilities$302

  • Transportation$292


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