- Communications and Policy Intern, UK


We are looking to recruit a paid intern, initially for a six-month placement, to support our communications and policy functions. Managed by the Communications & Policy Officer, the intern will support her with various administration and research tasks. You will also be answering the media telephone line. This is a really exciting opportunity to get involved in cutting edge work, including working on high profile campaigns and lobbying involving the national media, parliamentarians and senior policy makers. Supported by the entire INQUEST team, you will be able to learn key communications and research skills, such as researching on key cases and issues, and learning to write press releases and handling an organisation’s social media.

The ideal candidate would be politically engaged, eager to contribute to the work and goals of the INQUEST team, organised, focused and keen to learn on the job. Beyond traditional qualifications and work experience, applications should also include voluntary and community work, and other engagement with politics and activism.

To apply: Please read the application packs carefully. You can also get more information on INQUEST and its work on this website. Should you have questions about either role, please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call us on 020 7263 111.

Closing date: Monday 18th September, 1pm
Date for Interviews: Friday 22nd September

Job posted on 28th August 2017
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