- Public Policy Intern, USA

Public Policy Intern
Koch Companies Public Sector, LL

This internship will run from approximately October- December. This is a full-time internship.


Koch Companies Public Sector, LLC, is a shared-services company that provides legal, government and public affairs services to affiliates of Koch Industries, Inc. around the world.

In this position you will have the opportunity to work with the Washington, DC based Legal Team of Koch Companies Public Sector, LLC to assist with public policy projects focused on criminal justice, free speech and the intersection with technology. Primary responsibility will be to provide support to the Deputy General Counsel, Political Law and Public Policy, Public Policy team, and Political Law Team.

A successful candidate will have the following attributes:
Highly detail-oriented
Entrepreneurial with the ability to shift seamlessly between various tasks during the course of the day
Demonstrate a high level of personal integrity and ability to maintain confidential information
Strong critical thinking, communication, and basic arithmetic skills
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Able to succeed in both team projects as well as independently
A Day In The Life Typically Includes:
Assist with political law projects
Assist with public policy-criminal justice/free speech projects
Assist with administrative responsibilities e.g. travel logistics, phones, and light calendaring for the Deputy General Counsel, Political Law & Public Policy and the Public Policy Analysts
Legal and policy-related research
Develop, maintain, and improve databases and educational tools
Attend conferences and meetings on behalf of staff and represent the company in a professional manner

What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:
Working toward or completed a bachelor’s degree
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (working knowledge of Word, Excel & PowerPoint)
Working on completion of your Bachelor’s Degree
Ability to work 40 hours a week Monday- Friday
Ability to travel up to 10%
Ability to work in the U.S without sponsorship now or in the future
What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:
Legislative experience in any capacity

Want to learn more about KII?

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/VeteranExcept where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

Job posted on 28th November 2017
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