Job Opening Description

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Remote Internship, Policy, Science and Communications

THG Advisors, headquartered in Washington, DC, is a community-building consulting firm operating at the intersection of policy, science, and communications.  Founded in 2008, the firm has established itself as an innovator and trusted, third-party convener.  THG has a proven track record of addressing complex natural resource and community-building challenges, while accounting for the social determinants of livability and their influence on positive social change.  THG specializes in regulatory intervention, the water-energy-land use nexus, and mobilizing capacity-building institutions in problem-solving.

Internship Overview

THG is seeking an intern for this Summer 2021.  The intern will be remotely located with an anticipated level of effort of ~20 hours/week.  The internship will commence June 1 and run through August 31, 2021.  If of interest to both parties, there will be an option to extend the internship on a part-time basis through the remainder of the year.  A monthly stipend will be paid.

Responsibilities

  • Research and development of white papers, case studies, and other informational documents on a range of environmental and community-building topics.
  • Organization of executive-level stakeholder engagement forums and convening public-private leadership through webinars, roundtables, etc.
  • Develop tools, slide decks, and templates for executive briefings policymakers, program managers, stakeholder groups, and other targeted audiences.
  • Creation of routine marketing and communication materials (e.g., press releases, blogs, newsletter, flyers).
  • Assist project managers with development of project plans, budgets, deliverable and milestone tracking.

 

Qualifications 

  • Strong research and technical writing skills.
  • Prior experience with communications, public relations, and digital media.
  • Strong attention to detail, with the ability to multi-task.
  • Candidates must have a track record of strong academic achievement.
  • Graduate students in related fields (public affairs, marketing, communications, public policy) are preferred, with a demonstrated interest in the environmental/sustainability field. Applications from accomplished junior and senior undergraduates are welcomed.

To Apply

To apply, email your resume and cover letter to [email protected] by no later than May 14; attention Summer Internship.