The Armenian Assembly of America is currently seeking unpaid interns for our Government Affairs, Communications and Research departments in our Washington, D.C. office for the 2013 fall semester. Start/stop dates are flexible (September-December). The ideal Government Affairs internship candidate will be studying/have experience working in the U.S. Congress and government, political science and/or public policy. The ideal Communications internship candidate will be studying/have experience in journalism, traditional and social media, video/photo editing, and strong English language proficiency. Experience with web design and HTML are preferred, but not required. The ideal Research internship candidate will be studying/have knowledge of regional and international think-tanks, local, regional, national and international publications, and a strong ability to navigate Congressional and U.S. government agency databases. The successful candidate will be detail-oriented, possess outstanding written and verbal communications skills, and demonstrate an ability to work well with others in a fast-paced team environment. Qualified applicants should email their resume, cover letter and a short writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org with “[Government Affairs/Communications/Research] Internship” in the subject line. No calls or drop-bys please. The Armenian Assembly of America is an equal opportunity employer.
What’s it like interning at the Assembly during the semester? You can read about the 2010 Assembly Semester Interns here.