To apply

Email your cover letter and resume to yhilpert@thegfcc.org. Please ensure the following:

  • Subject line includes GFCC Communications Intern and your last name, as well as "Job ID CMI2019-01".

  • Cover letter (max one page) explains why you are interested in working with the GFCC.

  • Resume outlines your relevant skills, education and experience.

  • Cover letter and resume are saved as one PDF document using the naming convention:

    • 2019-lastname-application-Intern.pdf

    • Example: 2019-Smith-application-Intern.pdf


Position description

The communications and membership intern will be responsible for managing social media accounts, drafting press releases, crafting monthly newsletters and more. Candidates must have a communications or public relations background, strong written and oral communication skills and an interest in improving their communications skills by learning first-hand from experienced professionals. They will also provide general administrative support to build the GFCC’s membership base, including researching current and prospective members, and writing letters and briefing memos. They will also play an integral role in planning and executing key GFCC events, including major international conferences. Interns should be available to work in our D.C. office a minimum of 20 hours per week.

Application deadline: rolling, we accept internship applications throughout the year.

Compensation: GFCC interns receive a stipend of $100 per week and can also arrange to complete an internship for credit.