You are viewing a preview of this job. Log in or register to view more details about this job.

Year Round- Public Affairs Intern - Division of Board Members

The Public Affairs Office at the Federal Reserve Board is responsible for media/reporter engagement and external communication for the agency. The Public Affairs Year-Round intern will assist the office with handling incoming reporter inquiries; monitor and compile stories about and relevant to the Federal Reserve; handle various research tasks, often on short deadlines; and support administrative tasks within the office. The intern will work with all members of the office as well as senior staff through the agency. 

  • Anticipated Work Environment: This position will require an on-site presence in Washington, DC throughout the year, but will have a virtual component. 
  • Expected Work Hours: Minimum of 32 hours per week (four full days) throughout the year
  • Anticipated Start Date: Summer 2023

Competencies and Learning Objectives: Teamwork, communications, critical thinking, professionalism

Position Requirements

Suggested Major/Minor: Communications, Economics, Finance, Political Science, Journalism, English or a related field of study; Some graduate coursework preferred

Required Skills and Knowledge: Microsoft Office

Preferred Skills: Familiarity with news media and economics/finance

Required Documents for application: In order to be considered for the role, please ensure that the following documents are attached to your application at the time of submission:
  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • Copy of your Unofficial Transcript

  • US Citizenship is required for all Board internships.
  • Applicants must be current students, graduating from their program Spring 2024 or later.