- Government & Community Relations Intern, USA
Government & Community Relations Intern
Paid Summer Internship – Washington DC
At Vulcan, we take an unconventional approach to tackling some of the world's hardest problems. We integrate technology, data, smart policy and partnerships, and powerful storytelling to drive positive change in our community and around the world. Across our projects and initiatives, we gather and share foundational data to inform global solutions for the world’s biggest challenges, react nimbly to changing needs and new technologies, embrace the power of public awareness and collaboration and reimagine what philanthropic endeavors can accomplish as well as how they are developed and executed.
The Government & Community Relations (GCR) Intern will primarily work with Vulcan’s federal/international team and assist with a variety of projects and initiatives involving local/regional public policies and community outreach. This position will gain exposure to many key issues the team is working on and assist with policy analysis, grassroots organizing and outreach.
Projects and Responsibilities
Provide policy research and analysis on federal and international public policy issues related to fisheries, ocean science, wildlife conservation, and international and national security.
Collaborate with GCR team to develop strategies and execute strategic input on the legislative process for the above topics.
Assist with research and analysis on international countries’ political landscape and capabilities and collaborate to develop strategies for engagement.
Desired Skills and Experience
Currently enrolled in a graduate program
Must have a good understanding of government branches, systems, legislative and regulatory processes
Ability to research, monitor, and analyze proposed legislation and regulations
Ability to provide in depth research and write clear and concise analyses
Strong verbal and interpersonal communication skills, particularly with diverse communities and stakeholders
Must be able to collaborate effectively in a multidisciplinary team
For further details, check the website : https://www.vulcan.com/About/Careers/Job-Listings?p=job%2Fotea9fwK
Job posted on 11th January 2019
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