CURRENTLY SEEKING a project & event support intern. see details here.
Consider an internship with PNWER!
Work closely with public and private sector leaders to help develop regional solutions to shared challenges. The Pacific NorthWest Economic Region (PNWER) is seeking qualified students and recent graduates interested in working in a small, non-profit organization involved in Canada – U.S. relations and public / private sector cooperation. Interns must be willing to work at a variety of activities, and have the ability to work independently and as part of a team. Interns will have the opportunity to interface with regional legislators and industry leaders while gaining experience in a small office setting.
The internship needs and schedule change annually, but frequently include:
Applicants must be self-motivated, detail oriented, have competent research and writing skills, excellent communication skills, and be able to work proficiently in both independent and team environments. Familiarity with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and other software applications is helpful. The hours per week are flexible, but we request a minimum of 10-15 hours/week commitment. The position is unpaid, but students will gain valuable experience and insight into policy-making within Canadian / U.S. relations in their specific field. Upon successful completion of the internship, letters of recommendation will be provided.