Come work for GovLoop this Fall! We’re looking for bright, hard-working current or recent students to join us starting August 31st for a PAID internship in downtown DC. We are accepting applications until July 31st. Positions can be 4 or 8 months based on availability. The full job descriptions can be found below.
GovLoop is the leading knowledge network for government where more than 200,000+ federal, state, and local public sector employees connect and collaborate around their common challenges and interests. GovLoop has been featured in over 125 articles from the Wall Street Journal to the Washington Post and won the 2009 Federal 100 Award, 2009 AFCEA Social Media Award, and Government Technology's 2010 GovDoers, Dreamers, and Drivers Award.
Throughout GovLoop’s history, more than 50 fellows have worked as integral contributors to core projects including our research guides, online and in-person training, digital marketing campaigns, the GovLoop Mentors Program, web and graphic design and much more. Past fellows have gone onto jobs at State Department, OMB, National Geographic, Deloitte, among others.
EDITORIAL FELLOW (Approx dates: August 31 - December 18/April 17): Responsibilities will include:
Assisting with content creation of research reports and GovLoop guides
Conducting interviews, research, and analysis on latest government key topics
Help write compelling daily content for the GovLoop audience including the DorobekINSIDER, webinars and event recaps
Attending government-related events in DC and capturing content through blogs, videos, and photos
Copy editing blogs, guides and various GovLoop projects
Recruiting, identifying, and interviewing thought leaders in government
Identifying best practices, strategies and challenges for government
Strong research and writing skills
Experience and interest in the public sector
Dynamic go-getter who can handle a range of tasks
Passion for social media and new technology
Ability to conduct quick research and synthesize into compelling, summary content
DESIGN & MULTIMEDIA FELLOW(S) (Approx dates: August 31 - December 18/April 17): Responsibilities will include:
Assisting in the layout and design of GovLoop content such as guides, reports, and other online resources as needed
Assisting our event and marketing departments in designing collateral for in-person and online events, including posters, icons, web banners, etc.
Image research, illustration, and designing marketing materials and collateral for print and the web (help us design items like new t-shirts, business cards, powerpoints, flyers, and more)
Designing and developing new web landing pages
Plan, produce, and edit instructional design and event videos that will be used in a range of capacity from on-demand courses to promotional videos
Student or recently graduated (preferable graphic/web design, audio/film production, computer science, marketing, but will also consider other degrees with relevant experience)
One or more of the following skills
Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (specifically Indesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator)
Experience with FinalCutProX and/or Adobe Premiere
Experience conducting and editing audio (i.e. radio interviews or vocal)
Ability to manage projects effectively and efficiently as well as excellent oral and written communication. Professionalism in collaborating with others both inside and outside of the office.
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT AND EVENTS FELLOW(S) (Approx dates: August 31 - December 18/April 17): Responsibilities will include:
Assist with the planning and implementation of in-person and online events
Build ROI reports on marketing program metrics
Support account managers and sales team in day-to-day operations
Work with VP of Business Development and Senior Learning Consultant on marketing and sales tools and operations
Develop slide decks and other digital training materials, as needed
Assist with the preparation of business proposals and contract reporting activities, as needed
Work closely with Salesforce, ON24 and additional sales forecasting and event management software
Dynamic go-getter who can handle a range of tasks and is comfortable multi-tasking
Strong communication skills
Past customer service experience preferred
Past event planning or marketing experience preferred