Job & Internship Opportunities

FullSizeRenderJoining the NFWL team is an opportunity to make connections with elected women from across the nation. See below for available jobs and internships.

 

Communications and Special Projects Internship

Responsibilities include:

Newsletter  & Website Production

  • Researching topics for possible newsletter articles
  • Composing newsletter articles based on collectively obtained research
  • Updating website content as requested by the Communications Coordinator

Digital Media Managing

  • Occasionally assisting developing of social media posts
  • Composing drafts of email invites, announcements, press releases, etc. to elected women
  • Assisting with database management for the foundation and updating contacts following each NFWL event

Research and Recording

  • Researching and obtaining media contact lists (topic based, state by state, national) through sponsors, state directors, and other research

NFWL/NRA Scholarship Program

  • Working with Communications Coordinator on the marketing and execution plan for the NFWL/NRA Scholarship Program
  • Assisting with processing submitted applications
  • Helping with the logistics and travel plans of winners to attend the annual conference

Management and Administration

  • Assisting the Executive Director with tasks as needed (filing, mailing, phone calls to sponsors, etc.)
  • Helping with all things Annual Conference (database updates, logistics, women of excellence awards, etc.)
  • Maintaining up-to-date contact information in foundation databases

Emails and Communication

  • Drafting emails, tracking invitations and RSVPs for events and meetings
  • Drafting press releases, information packets, and website content
  • Calling the offices of elected women on various occasions when requested

Membership and Programs Internship

Responsibilities include:

Membership

  • Researching newly elected women immediately following elections
  • Collaborating with the Communications team to encourage NFWL members to participate and attend NFWL programs

Programs and Events

  • Assisting with the planning and implementation of the Annual Office Depot Backpack Program
    • Managing sign-ups
    • Following up with participants as requested
    • Helping with post program/event items (such as creating thank you emails, uploading pictures, compiling reports for the Communications team to use, etc.)
  • Handling logistics for scheduled events and board meetings
  • Aiding in preparation for the Annual Conference
    • Processing and managing registration applications & the travel scholarship requests
    • Keeping an accurate record of details for travel and lodging plans of elected women attendees

Database Management

  • Maintaining up-to-date contact information in foundation databases as needed

Emails and Communication

  • Drafting emails to elected women regarding meetings and NFWL programs
  • Tracking invitations and RSVPs for events and meetings
  • Drafting press releases, information packets, and website content that pertain to programming
  • Calling the offices of elected women on various occasions when requested by the Director of Membership

 

To apply for an NFWL Internship, please send the following to Allison@womenlegislators.org

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Writing Sample
  • List of References