Program and Policy Intern. Fall 2019
The Ohio Women’s Public Policy Network is seeking policy and programming interns to join our team for Fall 2019, beginning as early as September 2019. This is a great opportunity to work at a non-profit policy and advocacy organization in their efforts to advance public policy that creates economic security for women and strengthen families. You will help us do legislative research, draft memoranda, and contribute to projects throughout your time here.
Projects / Learning Outcomes:
The intern will learn how non-profits, elected officials, and advocacy groups work together to enact change at the local, state, and national level. The intern will also gain valuable knowledge on how the legislative process works at the Ohio General Assembly. This internship will provide ample opportunities to directly interact with elected officials and policy thought leaders in Ohio.
Qualifications and Requirements:
– General knowledge of politics and policy
– Proficient in use of MS office and Google Docs
– Enrolled in a college degree program
– Ability to do research and distill it down into a concise, intuitive narrative
– Professional presence and demeanor
– Passion for social justice and gender equality
Please apply in the form of a resume and 1-2 writing samples to Erin Ryan, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Position Type: Internship
Desired Major(s): Political Science, Public Policy, Journalism, Women’s Gender and Sexuality Studies, Communications, and/or Economics
Salary Level: Unpaid, College/University Credit Available
Approximate Hours Per Week: 15 – 20 hours, flexible