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Virtual Political Communications Intern

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Center Road Solutions
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Washington, DC
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Published 9 days ago

Center Road Solutions is a woman-owned, boutique public policy firm committed to working across the aisle to develop, drive, and achieve lasting change for nonprofits and foundations.

Our mission is to empower nonprofits serving women and families to achieve positive and inclusive social change through policy development, advocacy, legislative drafting, and public affairs strategies. Clients include the Shades of Blue Project; 2020 Mom; Eating Disorders Coalition for Research, Policy & Action; Harvard University’s STRIPED; HealthyWomen; Maternal Mental Health Leadership Alliance; Sandy Hook Promise; and the REDC Consortium.

Job Responsibilities

·      Conducting community and organizational outreach for partnership development and grassroots advocacy.

·      Attending Congressional markups, briefings, and coalition meetings, and providing synthesized summaries of the discussion topics for clients.

·      Researching federal policy, academic research, and legislation.

·      Assisting in project and event management including hosting Congressional Briefings and Fly-in Days.

·      Assisting with communications materials such as infographics, social media messaging and content curation.

Qualifications

We are seeking candidates who are able to work remotely 15-20 hours per week during the workweek. Applicants have a passion for improving mental health policy in the U.S., are detail orientated, flexible in adapting to shifting priorities, and willing to learn and implement feedback.

Applicants have:

·      1-2 years’ experience in a customer service/facing related position (i.e. restaurant industry, retail, etc.).

·      Strong oral and written communications skills, including error-free written products.

·      Track record of in-depth research in either academic research, policy, or legislation.

·      Self-starter with previous office experience.

·      Experience in Microsoft Office Suite including Microsoft Outlook.

Preferred, not required

·      Capitol Hill experience.

·      Experience with graphic design software (i.e. Canva, Adobe Spark, Adobe InDesign) or other platforms such as Westlaw, Phone2Action, Zoom.

Term

·      Start Date: January 11, 2021

·      End Date: May 21, 2021 (may be negotiable)

 Compensation

·      Monthly stipend based on experience and skill set.

To Apply

Send in one document the following: a one-page resume, bulleted list of why you meet the qualifications above (no cover letter), and 3 references (at least one professional) to centerroadsolutions@gmail.com. Label the subject as “Spring 2021 Communications Intern - [Last Name]” Applications will be accepted until November 07, 2021 with interviews for select candidates occurring the week of November 08, 2021.

 

 

 

Center Road Solutions is a woman-owned, boutique public policy firm committed to working across the aisle to develop, drive, and achieve lasting change for nonprofits and foundations.

Our mission is to empower nonprofits serving women and…

Details at a Glance

  • Start Date
    January 11, 2022
  • End Date
    May 20, 2022
  • Application Deadline
    November 7, 2021
  • Payment
    Stipend
  • Hours Per Week
    15-20 hours per week

How to Apply

Send in one document the following: a one-page resume, bulleted list of why you meet the qualifications above (no cover letter), and 3 references (at least one professional) to centerroadsolutions@gmail.com. Label the subject as “Spring 2021 Communications Intern - [Last Name]” 

Send in one document the following: a one-page resume, bulleted list of why you meet the qualifications above (no cover letter), and 3 references (at least one professional) to…

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
1140 3rd Street Northeast, Washington, DC 20002, United States
2nd Floor- Spaces

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