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Reference: 85962

Date Added: 16 September 2022
Closing Date: 30 September 2022

Job Title: Intern

Working For: WPI Strategy

Location: London

Salary: London Living Wage - £11.05 p/h

Length of Contract: 6 Months

Job Details

WPI Strategy is one of the UK's fastest growing public affairs firms. We work with some of the most high profile brands in the country and provide clients with in-depth policy research, strategic advice and hands-on support to deliver high value, high impact political campaigns.

We are looking for an intern to join our team for six months. Our internship will provide you with the opportunity to:

Gain a unique experience and understanding of UK politics and life in Westminster;
Gain experience working on multiple different policy areas and political issues;
Build networks across Westminster and work with senior staff on key client issues.

What are the responsibilities?

Conducting research and analysis on key political and policy issues;
Supporting the production of briefing materials for clients;
Supporting the team’s political analysis by writing short briefings of key political events and trends;
Assisting the team with project management;
Helping the events team with the production of policy events with political and media figures.

Essential Core Competencies:

Research skills: Applicants must be able to use a wide range of sources including government documents and academic literature to produce insightful analyses and summaries on policy issues.
Policy interest: The successful candidate will have an interest in the key policy debates occurring within the United Kingdom.
Political awareness: The successful candidate will have an appreciation and understanding of political news, trends, and issues.
Communications and writing skills: The successful candidate will be able to clearly and concisely distil complex political and policy issues down into a clear and comprehensible set of findings.

Closing Date: 30 September 2022

Interview/Start Dates

We will be accepting rolling applications and may appoint before the closing date.

Interviews will commence w/c 03.10.22 and starting date for this position will be as soon as possible.

Application Details

To apply for this job applicants should submit a Cover Letter and CV to recruitment@wpi-strategy.com

Website: https://wpi-strategy.com/

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