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Basic Functions:

Resources for the Future (RFF) is an independent, nonprofit research institution in Washington, DC. Our mission is to improve environmental, energy, and natural resource decisions through impartial economic research and policy engagement.

 

We are looking for a creative, detail-oriented editorial intern to join our Washington, DC, communications team for about 21–28 hours per week, starting in June and continuing through August. The editorial intern will provide support for our Common Resources blog and Resources Radio podcast. Candidates with an interest in journalism, communications, economics, or environment and energy policy will be especially well suited for the role. This position pays $16.10 per hour.

This position will be in person, based out of our Washington, DC office only


Responsibilities:

The editorial intern will provide support to the editorial team in the following areas:

  • Proofing content, pitching article ideas, and writing for Common Resources blog
  • Resources.org website updates, maintenance, and photo selection
  • Production and promotion assistance for Resources Radio podcast
  • Tracking analytics for published editorial products
  • Making all historic and archived Resources magazine content easily accessible online through our Resources digitization project
  • Other duties will be assigned as necessary and may depend on an individual’s specific skill set and interests.

Qualifications:

  • Relevant academic, research, and/or professional experience in one or more of the following: journalism, writing, communications, economics, environmental policy, environmental science, political science, or related topics
  • Interest in economics and/or energy and environment issues and policy
  • Independent worker, comfortable with taking initiative and asking for help alike
  • Strong organizational and project management skills. Experience using Microsoft Teams, Microsoft 365, Google Drive, and similar project management tools would be beneficial in this role.
  • Excellent communication skills and a desire to work as part of a collaborative team
  • Interest and skills in graphic design, photography, illustration, or podcast production software will be a plus

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree or current undergraduate student.
  • Any equivalent combination of training, education, and experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the essential functions of the position.

Interested applicants should please submit a current resume and a cover letter via www.rff.org/about/careers that tells us why you’re interested in working at RFF and includes the days and hours you will be available to work during the summer. Applications without a resume and cover letter will not be considered. If you have graphic design experience, please also submit samples of your work.

 

Due to the anticipated volume of interest, we are unable to respond to telephone or email inquiries regarding this position. RFF is an equal opportunity employer. People are RFF’s greatest asset, and we prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind. We value the unique contributions of each member of our community and foster an environment that empowers everyone at RFF to thrive. Applicants of all kinds, who represent diversity that includes but is not limited to age, race, ethnicity, national origin, color, socioeconomic status, gender, physical ability, cognitive diversity, religion, sexual orientation, political affiliation, and personal background, are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor a work-related visa for this position.

 

 

 

Commitment to Diversity Equity and Inclusion

RFF is committed to being a diverse, equitable, and inclusive community. Achieving that goal is essential to achieving our mission—and it is simply the right thing to do, as described in RFF’s Vision for a Diverse, Equitable, and Inclusive Future. We especially encourage candidates with diverse backgrounds and life experiences to apply. 

 


RFF has made the safety of our staff and community a top priority. As a part of that commitment, all staff and visitors are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, as defined by the CDC. RFF will require all staff and visitors to submit proof of complete vaccination against COVID-19 to work in our office. 

Basic Functions:

Resources for the Future (RFF) is an independent, nonprofit research institution in Washington, DC. Our mission is to improve environmental, energy, and natural resource decisions through impartial economic research and…

Detalles a Simple Vista

  • Fecha de inicio
    6 de junio de 2022
  • Fecha de finalización
    19 de agosto de 2022
  • Payment
    Por hora
  • Sueldo o asignación para gastos específicos
    16.10/hour
  • Horas por Semana
    About 21-28 hours per week

Compensación

Visit our FAQ page to find out what it’s like to work at a world-class, policy-oriented research organization in the heart of Washington, DC.

Visit our FAQ page to find out what it’s like to work at a world-class, policy-oriented research organization in the heart of Washington, DC.

Ubicación

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1616 P St NW, Washington, DC 20036, USA

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