By: Office of Congresswoman Alma Adams
Congresswoman Alma S. Adams, Ph.D.’s Charlotte Office and Washington, D.C. Office are seeking motivated, creative, and energetic media interns for the upcoming Spring 2023 semester. Qualified candidates will have strong written and social media skills, graphic design, and video editing experience. Exceptional judgement, discernment, and discretion is required.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Compiling press clips
- Drafting social media campaigns
- Assisting with editing videos
- Assisting the Communications Director with drafting press releases and other written materials
- Research and compiling reports on press and social media, and
- Administrative work as needed, including answering phones
- Staffing the Member of Congress at public events
This internship is based in either the Charlotte, N.C. office or the Washington, DC office and is open to college students and recent graduates. Hours are flexible to accommodate students’ course schedules, but generally run from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. when Congress is in session and from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. when not in session. If eligible, this internship includes a monthly stipend.
To apply, please send a cover letter, resume and writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Spring Media Internship Application – Charlotte Office” OR “Spring Media Internship Application – Washington, D.C. Office” no later than close of business on Friday, December 16, 2022. Applicants should be able to successfully complete a timed writing test during the application process. The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, disability, military status, age, marital status, or parental status.