Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Fall Internships Aplenty, Plus BROS in Baltimore

The National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners seeks Communications Officer, International Programs (scroll to find) who can convey info in such a way as to be readily useful and understandable by those who may not have in-depth knowledge of energy regulation; experience with emerging & transitioning economies desired, as is familiarity with USAID writing styles – apply by July 10

Next Gen Climate seeks Writer to produce compelling copy for blog posts, statements, editorials, speeches and the like – 3-6 years relevant experience required – San Francisco, CA

Hamilton Place Strategies is actively seeking full-time (and paid) News Cycle Management Intern and Public Affairs Intern candidates for the Fall term.

CTIA-The Wireless Association has Public Affairs Intern posts available for Aug./Sept.-thru-Dec. term – academic or practical backgrounds in journalism, mass media, communications, PR and broadcasting preferred – apply by July 31

The Latin American Program at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars seeks Interns for the Fall 2015 term in communications/social media, political economy, and citizen security specialties – Spanish language skills desired – apply by July 15

Scroll down for Publications/Communications Intern opportunity of the paid variety with the National Association of State Boards of Education – experience in writing & editing research-based articles, press releases, or news items desired; knowledge of WordPress, Illustrator & InDesign a plus

Stratacomm seeks Fall 2015 PR/Communications Intern of the dynamic & proactive variety for full-time/paid engagement – strong research/writing skills and facility with digital & social media applications are among desired attributes

This Data Manager (pdf) opportunity is a little bit outside our normal focus, but perhaps one of you has the CRM & data management experience sought by our city-greening & shade-making friends at Casey Trees.

National Trust for Historic Preservation
World Wildlife Fund
American College of Obstetricians and GynecologistsSenior State Legislation Manager – minimum 4 years of government relations, political, or health policy experience desired – starting-ASAP Government Affairs Intern post also noted

Green America
ONE Campaign
Home Depot seeks Senior Foundation Specialist to work with the Home Depot Foundation team to develop and implement a successful and meaningful community affairs & associate volunteer program – Atlanta, GA

Internships (scroll to find) of the DC-based and regionally-located (Denver area and Arkansas locations preferred) are available with the Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation

Opportunities with government contractor Barbaricum – see also main career page
Heads up: The American Society of Clinical Oncology’s search for a new Chief Executive Officer gets underway soon; Isaacson, Miller will helm the effort

Capitol Hill
Inside NGOProgram Associate (pdf) – at least one year of progressive admin//programmatic support at an international development & relief organization & previous work w/ survey software systems would look good on your CV.

The University of Virginia seeks an Event Coordinator to provide admin, fiscal & logistical support for the National Endowment for the Humanities 50th Anniversary event – post runs through Sept. 2105 – $15/hr – Charlottesville, Va.

… and, finally: Charm City's undisputed cultural leader, the Baltimore Rock Opera Society has multiple opportunities to join their assuredly head-banging and clearly fun-having band of BROS – apply by July 8 for (scroll to find) Managing DirectorProduction DirectorVolunteer Director

1 comment:

Gordon said...

Personal Care Products Council (PCPC) - Public Affairs and Communications Intern

About PCPC:

The Personal Care Products Council (formerly the Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association) is the leading national trade association for the cosmetic and personal care products industry and represents the most innovative names in beauty today. For more than 600 member companies, we are the voice on scientific, legal, regulatory, legislative and international issues for the personal care product industry. We are a leading and trusted source of information for and about the industry and a vocal advocate for consumer safety and continued access to new, innovative products.

About Internship:

The Public Affairs and Communications Intern will work as part of the Public Affairs and Communications team, which includes in-house staff and outside consultants, and will report to the Public Affairs Specialist.


- Track Council media inquiries in Excel;
- Review beauty magazines and trade publications for relevant industry articles;
- Monitor NGO activity and communicate that activity to various stakeholders with direction from managers;
- Daily media monitoring;
- Assist department in the design of PowerPoint presentations for various meetings;
- Identifying opportunities for the Council’s social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest) and assist in organizing follower lists;
- Notify Council staff of articles and studies of particular interest, especially during periods of breaking news;
- Assist with research projects per direction of managers;
- Process invoices and contracts on a weekly basis;
- Additional administrative duties; including filing, updating and maintaining media lists, etc.


- Public Relations/ Communications major
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Excellent organizational skills; ability to juggle multiple projects often under tight deadlines
- Ability to gather and organize research
- Proficiency in Word, PowerPoint, Excel and other computer programs (i.e.: Adobe Photoshop)
- Experience writing news releases and statements is helpful
- Social media knowledge and know-how is preferred

Start and End Date: August 2015 – December 2015

Part time 20 hours per week

Pay: $10/hour


Please send resumes to Lauren Brady ---