Freedom Network

  • Communications & Research Intern

    ID
    2018-2750
    Job Locations
    US-VA-Arlington
    Sub-Location
    Arlington, VA
    Category
    Grassroots
    Type
    Intern (Full Time)
  • Overview

    The Communications & Research Intern will be an integral part of the Bridge to Wellbeing team. By providing research, analysis, and testing various projects in the field, the Bridge to Wellbeing Intern will assist the team in multiple capacities within the department including: research, administrative, logistics, data management, events, communications, and curriculum development. This individual will play an active role in developing new opportunities to reach various stakeholders. The ideal candidate should have a commitment to the principles of the organization – specifically, a firm commitment to educating people how freedom can empower people to improve their own lives and people within their communities.

     

    Your Responsibilities Include

    • Assist with relationship management, including oral and written correspondence with internal and external stakeholders
    • Track information about attendee and activist activities; database management and data entry
    • Compile reports and materials for Bridge state events and meetings
      • Assist staff in identifying venues and catering for events and provide support for event execution
      • Assist in printing, compiling, and shipping all necessary event materials
    • Research communities and issues to identify unique community needs
      • Identify opportunities to develop, engage, or reengage activists
    • Collect and develop ways to showcase Bridge to Wellbeing’s impact in our communities
    • Develop and assist with content for internal newsletters, blogs, social media, and other marketing collateral
    • Perform other tasks and special projects to assist staff as needed

     

    Knowledge and Skills You Bring to the Organization

    • Ability to work full-time
    • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively
    • Customer focused and deadline oriented with a positive and goal-oriented outlook
    • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects at once, in a fast-paced environment
    • Easily adaptable to change while maintaining a solution-oriented attitude
    • Analytical mindset, strong attention to detail, and excellent communication skills
    • Integrity, humility, and an entrepreneurial attitude
    • Willingness to learn and provide assistance as necessary

     

    Standout Candidates May Also Bring

    • Adobe experience preferred 
    • Salesforce experience preferred

     

    About Us

     

    Americans for Prosperity is driving long-term solutions to the country's biggest problems through broad-based grassroots outreach. Our activists engage friends and neighbors on key issues and encourage them to take an active role in building a culture of mutual benefit. We have an on-the-ground infrastructure in 36 states that recruits and unites citizens behind a common goal of advancing policies that help people improve their lives. 

     

    Americans for Prosperity Foundation is dedicated to educating and training citizens to be courageous advocates for the ideas, principles, and policies in a society of mutual benefit--knowing that leads to the greatest prosperity and well-being for all. Our educational programs break barriers standing in the way of people realizing their potential. By eliminating these obstacles to opportunity, in areas like occupational licensing, free speech, K-12 education, and free trade, we are supporting and working to lift up the lives of individuals and local communities. 

     

    We believe that diversity in experiences, perspectives, knowledge and ideas fuels creativity, broadens knowledge, and helps drive success. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer and strive to treat all employees with honesty, dignity and sensitivity. We welcome all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, national origin, ethnicity, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender expression or identity, age, disability, veteran status, marital status or any other legally protected class. 

     

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