Freedom Network

  • AFP Utah Intern

    ID
    2019-2808
    Job Locations
    US-UT-
    Sub-Location
    West Jordan, UT
    Category
    Internship
    Type
    Intern (Part Time)
  • Overview

    The Americans for Prosperity- Utah Intern will be an integral part of AFP’s state operations, providing key support for the State Director, Grassroots Director, and Policy Director. The position requires the ability to coordinate and track details across multiple projects, including scheduling, ongoing policy issues and legislation. The ideal candidate will be passionate about economic freedom and committed to advancing every individual’s right to opportunity and prosperity through free markets. 

     

    Your Responsibilities Include

    • Track current legislation at the state and local level
    • Track AFP policy engagement at the state and local level
    • Assist in coordinating meetings and events- internal and external
    • Research and writing for the Utah state team
    • Attend meetings, hearings and events as needed

     

    Knowledge and Skills You Bring to the Organization

    • Research experience 
    • Strong attention to detail
    • Exceptional written and oral communication skills
    • Integrity, humility and an entrepreneurial attitude
    • Positive, goal-oriented outlook
    • Willingness to learn and provide assistance as necessary
    • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively, occasionally under strict deadlines

     

    Standout Candidates May Also Bring

    • Political and/or legislative experience

     

    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. 

     

    Options

    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed