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Intern - Americas Program (Summer 2024)

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Washington, DC

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  • Candidates must have a strong academic background in Western Hemisphere affairs, a B.A. or M.A. in related fields, knowledge of Latin America, excellent writing and analytical skills, ability to work independently, strong communication skills, office experience, fluency in Spanish, and the ability to work in the U.S.
  • The intern will support ongoing Americas Program research, compile data for publications, assist with event preparation, copyedit publications, monitor news in the Western Hemisphere, and support communication activities. They will also handle administrative tasks as needed.

Off-cycle Internship

Government & PoliticsWashington, DC

Description

  • The CSIS Americas Program seeks highly motivated candidates for up to three full-time, paid internships in a dynamic and fast-paced environment for Fall 2023, starting on May 28th, 2024 and ending on/about September 6th, 2024.

Requirements

  • Strong academic record with a demonstrated interest in Western Hemisphere affairs.
  • B.A. in global development, international affairs, political science, Latin American studies, or similar. Candidates with a M.A. preferred.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Latin America.
  • Excellent analytical and writing abilities.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Strong critical thinking skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Detail-oriented, well-organized, proactive, and able to manage multiple projects and priorities simultaneously.
  • Experience working in an office environment.
  • Fluency in Spanish required; proficiency in Portuguese is a plus.
  • Must be able to work in the United States

Education requirements

Currently Studying
Bachelors

Area of Responsibilities

Government & Politics

Responsibilities

  • Assisting with ongoing Americas Program research and projects as specified by the staff.
  • Compiling research and data into literature reviews, summaries, backgrounders, and short publications to support the program’s research portfolio.
  • Assisting in the preparation and execution of Americas Program events.
  • Copyediting Americas Program publications and drafting correspondence.
  • Monitoring events in the Western Hemisphere.
  • Disseminating news to our web following.
  • Supporting communication activities.
  • Other administrative tasks as needed

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

hybrid

Application deadline

Apr 24, 2024

Location

Washington, DC