Pacific Council on International Policy Internship Program
The Spring 2014 application period is now closed.
Please check back in March when the Summer 2014 internship application period opens.
Individuals selected will complete projects in the departments of Event Programming, Membership, Communications and Development. Tasks will include assistance with event programming, logistics, writing, editing, research, membership administration, and completing all other tasks assigned by Pacific Council staff. This internship is unpaid.
For a breakdown of internship responsibilities, click HERE.
Eligible candidates must be in their junior or senior level of undergraduate courses, a graduate student, or a recent graduate of either with a degree in international relations or related subjects; must have a strong academic record; and must be eligible to work at least 15 hours a week in the Pacific Council office in downtown Los Angeles – days are flexible. Candidates should have prior experience in a professional office setting, excellent written, oral communication and computer skills, strong attention to detail, resourcefulness and creativity, and the capacity to balance and efficiently prioritize a range of responsibilities. Interest in international policy and a commitment to the Pacific Council’s mission is critical.
Application & Submissions:
Applications must be submitted before Monday, December 30. Candidates identified as finalists will be notified by January 13 and interviewed by telephone or in person from January 13-17. Internship offers will be extended no later than January 20. No applications will be considered complete until the following items are received by the Pacific Council: a cover letter; an updated resume; a complete copy of the intern application with references, and a short writing sample. When all four documents are compiled, the complete package should be sent in one email to email@example.com with the subject heading "[Last Name], [First Name]: [Term] Intern Application”. You may download the internship application here. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed. No phone calls or drop-ins, please.
Key Dates & Deadlines:
* November 25, 2013 Application period opens
* December 30, 2013 Application deadline
* January 13-17, 2014 Interviews extended to finalists
* January 20, 2014 Finalists notified of awards
* January 27, 2014 Spring 2014 Internship begins
The Pacific Council on International Policy is an equal opportunity employer.