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International Research Internship

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Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids | Washington, DC
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Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids


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Published 8 days ago

February 1, 2020
July 31, 2020
January 10, 2020
$15/hour
20-29 hours/week

Position RequestedInternship

Position: One position available

Employer: Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids

Departments: International Research

Hours: Part-time (20 to Max 29 hrs. /week) consistent schedule 

Potential Start and End Date: February 2020 – July 2020, with possibility for extension

Compensation: $15 per hour 

Location: Washington, D.C; out of the area intern applicants must identify their own safe and adequate housing for duration of internship. 


Scope of Work

  • Conduct searches on tobacco documents and secondary sources in areas of interest.
  • Maintain electronic records of research articles and help to distribute new research.
  • Assist in responding to rapid research requests for facts and research documents from in-country partners and staff.
  • Translate findings from reports and other technical documents into alerts, fact sheets, presentations, letters or case studies for dissemination.
  • Regular organization and maintenance of department files.  
  • Assist with organization and assessment of economic data related to tobacco taxes.
  • Assist with general office duties such as scanning and emailing documents as well as creating spreadsheets, proofreading materials and creating PowerPoint presentations.
  • Assist with writing letters to policymakers, including elected officials and senior administrators. 
  • Participate in team meetings.


The International Research Internship will join a fast-paced team charged with both programmatic and administrative projects. The position works directly with the International Research Department.

Qualifications:

·           Bachelor’s Degree or working toward graduate degree.

·           Demonstrate attention to detail, creative, responsible, can work independently or as a member of a team, strong writing skills, and an ability to handle multiple tasks with aggressive deadlines.

·           Preferred qualifications include: interest in public health or tobacco issues; Research experience; Knowledge of and proficiency with a variety of computer software applications including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.

 

Intern will receive full Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids orientation and handbook prior to final placement.


HOW TO APPLY:

Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and a short writing sample (2-4 pages). Please include your availability and potential start date in your cover letter.

Email all application materials to: kwalter@tobaccofreekids.org with “Internship – International Research” as the subject.

No phone calls, please.


Position RequestedInternship

Position: One position available

Employer: Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids

Departments: International Research

Hours: Part-time (20 to Max 29 hrs. /week) consistent schedule 

Potential Start and End Date…

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How to Apply

HOW TO APPLY:

Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and a short writing sample (2-4 pages). Please include your availability and potential start date in your cover letter.

Email all application materials to: kwalter@tobaccofreekids.org with “Internship – International Research” as the subject.

No phone calls, please.

HOW TO APPLY:

Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and a short writing sample (2-4 pages). Please include your availability and potential start date in your cover…

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1400 I Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20005

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