Designed for students and recent graduates with a demonstrated interest in international affairs, the Pacific Council Junior Fellows Program is an opportunity for individuals of junior professional background to gain experience in international relations through a member-based non-profit. Individuals selected will complete projects in the departments of Event Programming, Membership, Communications, Trips, and Development. Tasks will include but are not limited to: assistance with event programming, logistics, writing, editing, research, membership administration, and general administrative assistance.
Positions are open in the following departments: Trips Programs Membership Development Communications
Eligible candidates must be in their junior or senior level of undergraduate courses, a graduate student, or a recent graduate of either with a degree in international relations or related subjects; must have a strong academic record; and must be eligible to work at least 15 hours a week in the Pacific Council office in downtown Los Angeles – days are flexible. Candidates should have prior experience in a professional office setting, excellent written, oral communication and computer skills, strong attention to detail, resourcefulness and creativity, and the capacity to balance and efficiently prioritize a range of responsibilities. Interest in international policy and a commitment to the Pacific Council’s mission is critical.
Applications must be submitted Friday, May 12. Candidates identified as finalists will be notified and interviewed by telephone or in person from May 15-18. Positions will be extended no later than May 19. The Summer 2017 Junior Fellows program will begin May 22 and run through August 25. No applications will be considered complete until the following items are received by the Pacific Council: cover letter; current resume; completed Jr. Fellows application, and a brief writing sample. When all four documents are compiled, the complete package should be sent in one email to [email protected] with the subject heading "[Last Name], [First Name]: [Term] Jr. Fellowship Application”. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed. No phone calls or drop-ins, please.
To apply, please visit https://www.pacificcouncil.org/get-involved/work-with-us/junior-fellows for more information and to download the application.