CURRENT OPENINGS:

 


Legal Intern

Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) is seeking paid legal interns for all semesters (Fall, Spring, and Summer). Responsibilities include legal and related research, analyzing emerging issues, and assisting in the preparation of complaints, reports, and other written products. Interested applicants must have completed at least one year of law school and must possess strong writing and analytical skills. The legal intern position offers law students an opportunity to participate in a current hot-button issue of great public importance.

How to Apply

Please email a resume and cover letter to [email protected]. Please include  the semester for which you are applying, “Legal Intern”, and your last name in the subject line (e.g. Summer Legal Intern Smith). No phone calls, please. We are only able to respond to candidates we are contacting for an interview. CREW is an equal opportunity employer who values diversity in our workplace and in our work. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. We strongly encourage candidates from all groups and communities to apply.

Research Intern

CREW seeks undergraduate students to serve as research interns on a part-time basis for summer 2020. Undergraduate research interns will assist with research and operations alongside CREW’s research team. The internship includes a stipend. Interns will learn to use various sources of public information to track special interest spending, campaign spending, and political contributions, and will also review lobbying records.

Additional duties include distributing news clips internally, drafting content for reports and blogs, and creating datasets. The ideal candidate will be hard-working, enthusiastic, resourceful, detail-oriented, and interested in legal or ethics issues. Students with an interest in government accountability and ethics highly preferred.

How to Apply

Please email a resume, a cover letter that includes how you heard about the opportunity, and availability to Walker Davis at [email protected]. Please place your last name and “Research Intern” in the subject line. No phone calls, please. We are only able to respond to candidates we are contacting for an interview. CREW is an equal opportunity employer who values diversity in our workplace and in our work. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. We strongly encourage candidates from all groups and communities to apply.

Communications Intern

Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) is seeking a paid communications intern for the summer of 2020. As a nonpartisan nonprofit government watchdog, CREW is dedicated to rooting out government corruption and fighting the influence of money in politics through legal action and bold communications grounded by in-depth research.

The communications intern will assist in gaining coverage of CREW’s fight for an ethical and transparent government, learning how to monitor news and social media stories, create and keep press lists, draft and edit reports, press releases, and blog posts, and develop web, email, and social media content. The ideal candidate will be an undergraduate student who is a strong writer and self-starter with a passion for ethics in government.

How to Apply

Please email a resume, cover letter, and availability to [email protected] Please place your last name and “Communications Intern” in the subject line. No phone calls, please. We are only able to respond to candidates we are contacting for an interview. CREW is an equal opportunity employer who values diversity in our workplace and in our work. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for the position without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. We strongly encourage candidates from all groups and communities to apply.

Policy Intern

CREW is seeking a policy intern for the summer of 2020 to support the policy team with policy-related projects and operations. The intern will work with the policy associate and attorneys to track hearings and legislation, research and document information relevant to CREW’s policy work, and attend relevant hearings and meetings. The ideal candidate will have an interest in CREW’s work on government accountability and democracy reform, demonstrate research and writing abilities, and aspire to learn more about legal and ethics issues. This individual should also be hard-working, enthusiastic, resourceful, and detail-oriented.

How to Apply

Please email a resume, a cover letter that includes how you heard about the opportunity, and availability to Hajar Hammado at [email protected]. Please place your last name and “Policy Intern” in the subject line. No phone calls, please. We are only able to respond to candidates we are contacting for an interview. CREW is an equal opportunity employer who values diversity in our workplace and in our work. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. We strongly encourage candidates from all groups and communities to apply. Interns will receive a stipend of $600 per month.

 

 

Operations Intern

CREW seeks an undergraduate student to serve as an operations intern for the summer of 2020. The operations intern will assist with both the day-to-day operations of the organization, as well as a few long-term projects as assigned. The intern will work with the operations manager and staff assistant to coordinate donations, work with vendors, and to support the executive director and the leadership team. The ideal candidate will be dedicated, enthusiastic, detail-oriented, and passionate about nonprofit work.

How to Apply

Please email a resume, a cover letter that includes how you heard about the opportunity, and availability to [email protected]. Please place your last name and “Operations Intern” in the subject line. No phone calls, please. We are only able to respond to candidates we are contacting for an interview.

CREW is an equal opportunity employer who values diversity in our workplace and in our work. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. We strongly encourage candidates from all groups and communities to apply. Interns will receive a stipend of $600 per month.