APCO Worldwide
Intern, Advocacy (Healthcare)
Health, Doctors, Nurses, HIV / AIDS, Nutrition
Mumbai Maharashtra
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Job Type

Internship

Closing Date

Jul 30 2021

Description

About the Organization:

APCO Worldwide is an advisory and advocacy communications consultancy helping leading public and private sector organizations act with agility, and build organizational reputations, brands, relationships and solutions to succeed. APCO is an independent and majority women-owned business. Most importantly, they are a trusted partner to their clients. They help them anticipate, plan, execute and secure impact through their curiosity, insights and diverse expertise.

Job Description:

An APCO internship is designed to give interns a valuable educational experience, with exposure to a wide range of client work. While APCO interns are encouraged to develop their interest in either public relations or public affairs and policy advocacy, they will gain exposure in both practice areas.

The following are specific duties performed on a daily basis:

  • Provide general research and intelligence to the office (monitoring media, institutional developments, policy and legislative updates) particularly development issues of primary education and public health.

  • Actively support new business opportunities by contributing to brainstorms, conducting research, compiling bios and preparing decks.

  • Editing of policy reports and other client deliverables.

  • Writing analytical pieces on Indian policy, current events and business trends.

  • Active participation in brainstorming and strategy sessions

  • Support event coordination and logistics.

  • Other similar duties as assigned.

Qualifications and Standards:

  • Degree and/or postgraduate degree, preferably in Public relations, Sociology, Communications, Journalism or Marketing;

  • Strong interest in pursuing a career in public relations.

  • Excellent English writing and editing skills.

  • Legal eligibility to do an internship in India.

  • Strong research and critical thinking skills.

  • Computer skills: MS Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel.

  • Ability to multitask, prioritize and perform under tight deadlines.

  • Self-starter and willing to learn in a professional demeanor.

How to apply



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