Council on Foreign Relations
Human Resources Office
58 East 68th Street
New York, NY 10065
Fax: (212) 434-9893
The Council’s outreach initiative aims to engage an interested and influential group of Americans from around the country and the world by providing ideas and timely, clear, and accurate information on key international issues. CFR.org, America’s foremost Internet resource for foreign policy and national security analysis, is one of the primary tools for doing so.
The responsibilities of the intern include (but are not limited to):
Providing support in editing and production of pieces for the website, including coding and photo production
Assisting in quality control of website material
Maintenance of must read databases
Providing administrative support to CFR.org staff, including correspondence, transcribing interviews, and research
Assisting with research for interactive multimedia projects
Undergraduate or graduate student focusing on international relations and/or journalism
Previous administrative, journalism, web site experience, and multimedia experience a plus
Excellent editing and writing skills
Strong organizational and communication skills
Strong attention to detail
Familiarity and facility with online research
Must be a quick learner.
Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel; HTML skills a plus
Ability to work independently or on a team.
Candidates should be prepared to work 40 hours a week
A modest stipend is offered upon completion of the internship.
Please email or fax a resume and cover letter INCLUDING POSITION NAME, DAYS AND TIMES AVAILABLE TO WORK to the Human Resources Office at the above address.