Summer 2017 Events Internship (BUS0103)

POLITICO has experienced rapid growth in all live extensions of our journalism. We hosted 100+ events last year and had our most successful video series to-date. Now we’re are looking for an intern to help our Events team bring POLITICO journalism to life.

You will:

  • Support the Events Department on the planning and production of high-profile, newsworthy event programs for the organization
  • Support logistics for POLITICO events, such as attendee identification, creative development and day-of execution

You have:

  • An interest in politics, policy and the political process
  • Exceptionally strong organizational skills to manage a large number of details within multiple projects under firm schedules and deadlines
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Experience using Microsoft Office products, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Program Details

  • The summer intern program will run from June 5th, 2017 thru August 11th, 2017
  • Interns are asked to work between 20 and 25 hours per week
  • We request that all interns are present on Friday mornings until approximately 1pm throughout the duration of the program
  • This is a paid opportunity
  • Applications will be accepted thru February 10th, 2017

How To Apply

Send a resume and cover letter describing your interest and relevant experience to [email protected] with this in the subject line: BUS0103. Please send any questions along to [email protected]

Equal Opportunity

It is POLITICO’s policy to provide equal employment opportunity to all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender or other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law.


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