Tuesday, February 27, 2018


For your Tuesday specialty programming, we're once again steering clear of search engines and job boards, and instead simply gone directly to a random set of employer pages we've visited in the past. While a selection of these opportunities may – for all we know – also show up in search engines and popular public affairs jobs sites, our guess is that at least some of these jobs will be less-well-trafficked outside the DCPA+CJ community.

Airports Council International-North America
Marketing Manager

American Council of Trustees & AlumniPolicy Database Intern

American Diabetes Association
American Public Transportation AssociationVice President, Government Affairs

Axiom Resource Management Congressional Liaison (scroll to find)


Conservation International
Credible Behavioral Health SoftwareCommunications Specialist

DRT Strategies Communications Specialist – see also main career page

Emergency Nurses Association Marketing Specialist (pdf)

Entertainment Software AssociationVice President, Communications & Industry Affairs (scroll to find)

Fairfax County
International Code Council
International Rescue CommitteeInterns (search DC location)

Issue OneInterns (scroll down)

Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
National Bureau of Asian ResearchDirector of Board & Corporate Relations – Seattle, WA – apply by Apr. 30

National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship Development & Events Coordinator

National Trust for Historic PreservationAdvancement Events Assistant – see also main career page

National Wildlife Federation
Natural Resources Defense CouncilProgram Assistant, Health & Food

Northrop Grumman
Salem Media GroupMarketing & Publicity Intern and Editorial Intern

Save the Children
Scott CircleCommunications Intern

Urban Institute
Development Coordinator

U.S. Chamber of CommerceManager, Advocacy & Engagement/Small Business Coalitions

1 comment:

Gordon said...

Forbes Tate Partners - Interns, Spring 2018

Forbes Tate Partners> (FTP) is a full-service public affairs consultancy, specializing in bipartisan government relations, strategic communications, grassroots advocacy, corporate growth and change, and fundraising and development. As a mid-sized firm, we have the breadth and depth of personnel and experience to manage a portfolio of over fifty clients, but also the flexibility to provide our clients with attentive and highly personalized support.

Program Description

The FTP internship program offers students and recent graduates substantive, practical and hands-on experience working at the nexus between the public and private sectors. Our program exposes interns to the daily workings of a highly reputable government relations and public affairs firm and affords them the opportunity to work specifically with our Public Affairs team. Interns will conduct research, write analyses, draft media content (including social media posts), prepare memos for meetings, and assist principals with client-facing projects. Interns will also work with FTP’s Operations team and gain experience preparing for and attending events, answering phones, and delivering packages to clients and Capitol Hill offices on an as-needed basis.

Spring/Summer 2018 Program Details

▪ Ideal Start Date: March 5th / Ideal End Date: August 31st (date flexible)
▪ Ideal Schedule: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm (40 hrs/week)
▪ Salary: $12.50/hour
▪ Location: Gallery Place/Chinatown Metro in Northwest Washington D.C.


Ideal applicants have experience in media, communications, federal government, or public policy. They must have a keen attention to detail and exceptional writing abilities and interpersonal skills. Political experience, including work on Capitol Hill, within the executive branch, in-state/district offices or political campaigns, is preferred. FTP is an equal opportunity employer committed to building and maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment. Diverse candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

To Apply

Interested candidates should send a resume, cover letter, and 2 writing samples (1-3 pages) to careers@forbes-tate.com, Attn: Internship Coordinator. Applications and employment decisions happen on a rolling basis for this program. Please apply ASAP to be considered. Our Intern Coordinator will review all applications and notify qualified applicants of next steps. Due to the volume of applications, we will not be able to respond to all applicants.