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10/24/2018

Internship

McGuireWoods Consulting

The candidate will work with senior government affairs consultants to assist implementing comprehensive government affairs strategies for our clients. Primary job responsibilities include monitoring and reporting on state government meetings, publishing newsletters, maintaining a comprehensive bill tracking system and legislative meeting calendar, preparing research on policy issues, and drafting white papers and talking points.

 

Core Duties and Responsibilities

• Monitor and take detailed notes at legislative and non-legislative government meetings.

• Assist in drafting two weekly newsletters.

• Assist with bill tracking including updates to legislation.

• Analyze current statutes, policy and attempted legislation in NC and other states as it relates to current prospective clients.

• Perform research on political and policy related questions assigned by the lobbying team. The ideal candidate will have a thorough understanding of North Carolina State Government, politics and the legislative and regulatory process.

 

In addition, the following skills are required:

• Excellent written and verbal skills.

• Exceptional attention to detail and proven ability to follow-through.

• Ability to keep numerous projects on track.

• Strong team and relationship building skills.

• Must have strong abilities to work both independently and in group settings.

• Proficiency in Microsoft Office tools (Word, Power Point, Outlook, Excel, etc.)

 

Hours/Compensation

• 20-30 hours per week; January through July 2018

• $12-$13 hourly

 

How to apply

• For questions please contact Kerri Burke at kburke@mwcllc.com or (919)836-4006

• Please submit resume and writing sample to Kerri Burke with “MWC Intern” in the subject line.

 

 

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