Spring Internship: Research

Posted February 16, 2021

Washington, D.C.

SKDK, the Holmes Report 2019 Public Affairs Agency of the Year, is looking for a paid intern to join its research team remotely. Candidates must have full-day availability (9am-5pm ET) 5 days a week. Interns work on a wide range of fast-paced corporate, non-profit, and issue advocacy clients. Ideal candidates are driven self-starters with the ability to grasp complex subject matter quickly and work well within teams.

Requirements include:

  • Self-starter who can work independently and manage tasks remotely.
  • Interest in and knowledge of qualitative and quantitative research techniques, including survey research, focus groups, and in-depth interviews.
  • Excellent organizational skills and meticulous attention to detail.
  • Strong research, writing, and editing skills.
  • Experience managing multiple projects and the ability to handle competing deadlines.
  • Ability to adapt and respond quickly to changing landscapes and to work well under pressure and deadlines.

Candidates should have previous relevant experience in writing and research intensive positions or internships.

If you are interested in joining our team, send your resume and cover letter to us:

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