The Center for Global Development works to reduce global poverty and improve lives through innovative economic research that drives better policy and practice by the world's top decision makers. We generate new ideas, actionable policy proposals, and independent research, and spark critical global development conversations, and our scholars conduct rigorous, impartial analysis, informed by evidence and experts from around the world.
We are seeking a smart, flexible, multitasker to join the communications team as a paid intern, for a maximum period of six months. This role would suit a college or graduate student or recent graduate with an interest in—and a passion to learn about—non-profit communications and international development. As the communications intern, you will develop a broad suite of communications skills, as well as have the chance to immerse yourself in work at the cutting edge of development economics. Your role includes (but is not limited to) the following:
The successful candidate will have the following qualifications and skills:
The internship pays $16/hour. Applicants must be available for up to 30 hours per week, for up to 6 months (minimum 4 months). To be considered, candidates must have the right to live and work in the United States without employer sponsorship.
CGD is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons regardless of race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, marital status, disability, religious or political affiliation, age or sexual orientation shall have equal access to positions, limited only by their ability to do the job. Finalists for the position may be subject to a pre-employment background screening.