Policy Fellow

Job Description:

Interested in the Middle East? Want to help continue the Arab Spring? Look no further! The joint office for the Syrian Emergency Task Force and United for Free Syria are currently looking for a bright, committed, self-starter who is interested in working to help support the Syrian people in their fight for freedom and democracy. We have a number of initiatives, including Congressional advocacy, communications, social media advocacy ,and community outreach. Policy Fellows who would like to gain experience both working in the DC political environment while honing their writing skills are highly encouraged to apply. 

Job Responsibilities:

Policy Fellows will be expected to draft letters to members of Congress,attend Syria-related events around the city, blog on the latest news fromSyria, draft press releases, website maintenance and general administrative duties in the office. 

Job Requirements:

Fellows should be self-motivated and willing to work in a fluid, fast-paced work environment. This is a three-month, non-paid position. Applicants proficient in Arabic are highly preferred. 

How To Apply:

Please send a resume and a cover letter to Cassie Chesley, Media Coordinator at cass.chesley@gmail.com