The communications intern will work directly with BPC’s communications team, as well as other members of BPC staff. This intern will participate in a variety of activities including web-based projects, research, writing, and event planning. Specific duties include assisting with BPC events, such as report launches, press conferences, forums and roundtables; maintaining and updating media lists; uploading web content, photos and video; and completing other office duties as assigned. This internship will involve a heavy emphasis on developing and expanding BPC’s online media presence, social networking outreach, and blog content.
BPC seeks an intern to assist the communications team with the day-to-day activities of a busy press shop. All undergraduate and graduate students are eligible to apply. Successful applicants will be bright, ambitious self-starters with an interest in public policy, politics and communications. Excellent writing skills and online media experience are required.