Press Intern 224318
U.S. Senator Tom Carper’s (D-Del.) Washington, D.C. office is seeking a full-time press intern to join the communications team for the summer (June-August). This press internship is an opportunity to gain experience in a busy Capitol Hill press office. Duties include assisting with daily news clips, compiling news research, drafting media releases/advisories and social media content and maintaining press contact lists. This position requires attention to detail, strong writing ability and grammar skills, creativity and a willingness to learn. A background in journalism or communications is a plus, but not required. Undergraduate and graduate students, as well as recent graduates, are encouraged to apply. Delaware ties are a plus. This internship is paid. Applicants should email a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org by May 25, 2018.