Research Intern Research Intern

ASGK Public Strategies ASGK Public Strategies

Location Washington, DC
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Contact Information ASGK Public Strategies 1100 G Street NW, Suite 350 Washington, DC 20005 202.331.1002

Description

ASGK Public Strategies, a national public affairs and communications firm, is seeking highly motivated, career-oriented students and entry-level professionals for Fall 2015 PAID internships starting in September. We are committed to preparing our interns for successful careers in advocacy, government, business, marketing, public relations and public affairs. Candidates will provide support across client accounts.

Requirements

Ideal candidates will: • Be a recent college graduate or pursuing an advanced degree in a relevant field (Communications, Journalism, Public Relations, Advertising, English, etc.) • Possess excellent written and oral communication skills • Have a proven ability to work quickly and decisively to meet deadlines, troubleshoot and manage multiple projects at once • Contribute to office organization • Maintain high level of professionalism with clients and co-workers If interested, please send a cover letter and resume to: About ASGK Public Strategies: ASGK Public Strategies is a nationally recognized communication management firm that was founded in 2002 by Eric Sedler and David Axelrod. Headquartered in Chicago, ASGK specializes in research-driven communications using techniques that have been derived from the most sophisticated political campaigns. The firm provides services in the fields of corporate communications, public affairs, media relations, issues management, advertising and digital communications to private sector and Nonprofit organizations seeking to influence stakeholder opinion. For more information on ASGK, please visit www.asgk.com.

Responsibilities

• Conducting research for new business proposals and existing campaigns • Creating and/or updating stakeholder, influencer and media lists by identifying new and relevant contacts • Tracking news for relevant coverage across client portfolios, as well as participating in sentiment monitoring via social media • Assisting with development of written materials, such as digital communications, letters to the editor, stakeholder communications, etc. • Proofreading documents for staff members • Assisting in the development of presentations Internship length and time commitment is flexible, however the ideal candidate will be available to commit full time. This position can be paid or taken for course credit.