McClarty Associates seeks graduate student or undergraduate senior for a paid fall internship focusing on Southeast Asia. Applicants for the position should meet the following criteria:
The ideal candidate is an accomplished researcher, an excellent writer and is exceptionally organized, with an understanding of international politics, economics, business and culture. He or she should have a strong background, demonstrated interest, and experience living or studying in a Southeast Asian country. Fluency in a regional language is preferred but not required.
Responsibilities of the internship include extensive research of public policy and business issues; attending and reporting on speeches, panel discussions and policy forums of interest to the firm and clients; assisting professional staff with general office and administrative support; and a commitment to work from the beginning of September through the end of December. A commitment to work full-time is strongly preferred.
Interested applicants must send a detailed cover letter highlighting workday availability, relevant experience and skills; a resume; and one or two short (no more than 3 pages) writing samples demonstrating strong research and concise writing on issues related to international politics or political economy to firstname.lastname@example.org