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Internship Positions Available (unpaid)

Communications Intern

Basic Function:

Provides program assistance and administrative support for the International Forum on Globalization (IFG) Communications Department.
Current priorities include updating IFG’s website, Facebook, and YouTube Channel pages; drafting and sending email blasts and press releases; outreach and networking; and publication production support.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

Communications:
* Updates IFG’s website, Facebook, and YouTube Channel pages.
* Builds and maintains contacts in FileMaker Pro 7 database.
* Designs graphics and layouts for web, print and social media.
* Monitors and posts current events and news.

Administrative Support:
* Copy, edits and proofread.
* Develops and maintains spreadsheets and databases.
* Prepares and sends mass mailings.

Preferred experience in:  Microsoft Office, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, WordPress

To apply for this internship, please send us a cover letter with the resume attached as a .pdf file:

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Research Associate Intern

Basic Function:

An IFG Research Associate Intern works with a team of IFG staff and interns to research topics of current interest to IFG. Research Associate Interns will work as needed on existing research projects, taking responsibility for one or more aspects of a research proposal. In some cases, resources permitting, interns may propose related research projects and spearhead these efforts. An academic interest in globalization, wealth inequality and contemporary environmental issues is strongly encouraged.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

* Compiles and analyzes original research.
* Develops and maintains data tracking spreadsheets and Google Docs.
* Develops research summaries complete with sources and desired formatting.
* Updates and tracks available data on NY Times API and The FEC for IFG use.

Preferred experience in: Microsoft Office, Google Docs

To apply for this internship, please send us a cover letter with the resume attached as a .pdf file:

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Design/Web Development Intern

Basic Function:

To assist IFG with design and development needs related to the website, printed materials and online media campaigns.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

* Assists with layout and construction of website.
* Designs materials for print and distribution.
* Develops media for IFG and partner organizations’ online networks (Memes, Pictographs, Images).

Preferred experience in: HTML, PHP, CSS, JavaScript, MySQL, CMS (e.g. WordPress), Photoshop, Adobe InDesign

To apply for this internship, please send us a cover letter with the resume attached as a .pdf file:

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