VanceMitchem Public Affairs "VM" is seeking a state government relations intern for the
2023 Indiana Legislative Session. Applicants will have a paid, boots-on-the-ground role in assisting the VM state government relations team, including having a daily presence at the Indiana Statehouse, covering legislative committee hearings, and assisting with weekly VM publications.
Self-motivated individual with a willingness to learn and adapt;
Knowledge of the Indiana legislative process; prior government affairs experience preferred;
Skillful writing and research skills; including the ability to summarize complex public policy;
Competent research ability; and
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
Cover legislative committees and session meetings with detailed, accurate note taking;
Assist drafting portions of the weekly VM newsletter that is distributed to all of VM's clientele;
Maintain confidentiality regarding all of VM's client priorities;
Research Indiana Code and other sources regarding client issues;
Maintain overall professionalism in all aspects of the role.
A cornerstone of the VM legislative internship experience is encouraging interns to participate in every aspect of state government there is to offer--therefore, we prefer applicants to have full-time availability during the work week. Class credit for students is also a possibility. Specific exceptions may be permitted.
Interested in applying? Submit a resume and a cover letter to info@VanceMitchem.com.