Jobs and Internships

 

2016 National Conference and Global Forum on Science,

Policy, and the Environment

Part-time Intern 

 

The National Council for Science and the Environment (NCSE) seeks a Part-time Conference Intern for it's15th National Conference on Science, Policy and the Environment: The Food-Energy-Water Nexus to take place January 19-21, 2016 at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City Hotel, Crystal City, VA.  This is part-time temporary position and is scheduled to conclude on February 5, 2016.

The part-time Conference Intern’s duties will include (but are not limited to) the following:

  • Manage poster presentation
  • Reach out to all universities and colleges in the DC area to recruit volunteers
  • Assist in monitoring the conference emails and answering inquires
  • Assist with conducting inventory of conference materials leftover from last year and compile list of materials to order 
  • Help with various post-conference administrative duties as they arise by working directly with the Conference Program Manager and the Meetings Manager on general planning task
  • Research partnering institutions
  • Assist with management exhibitor and exhibition hall 
  • Assist with Media Correspondence
  • Assist with coordinating conference volunteers - sending generic emails, maintain spreadsheet 
  • Assist with book signing
  • Assist with website content updates
  • Assist with the collection of speaker PowerPoint presentations and biographical information
  • Assist with monitoring registration 
  • Assist with editing the conference program and other materials

  Desired qualifications and skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field of study 
  • Excellent oral and written communication, interpersonal, and customer service skills.
  • Some meeting planning experience. 
  • Strict attention to detail and thoroughness.

Interested applicants should send their resume along with a brief cover letter to Christopher Prince at Internships@ncseonline.org.