Talent Development Assistant, Internship Program

Location
Washington, D.C
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 11, 2019
Closes
May 25, 2019
Ref
2019-1154
Function
Human Resources
Industry
Nonprofit
Hours
Full Time
The American Enterprise Institute is home to one of Washington's most renowned and respected internship programs. Every year, AEI hosts between 175 and 200 interns, averaging between 60 and 70 interns each semester - spring, summer, and fall. AEI is currently seeking a full-time Talent Development assistant to take over this robust internship program.

AEI's internship program has been reviewed and ranked numerous times as one of the top 100 internship programs in the nation by sources including Princeton Review and Vault Guide to Internships. Responsibilities for the coordinator of this program include recruiting and hiring interns, managing daily operations, and creating strategic program development. Additional responsibilities include event planning, onboarding and offboarding procedures, and conducting intern orientations.

The ideal candidate is well organized, energetic, creative, and mature. They must possess excellent communication, leadership, attention to detail, and problem-solving skills. The ability to multitask, effectively interact with employees on all levels, and maintain a high level of confidentiality are also essential. A bachelor's degree is required; interest in public policy is strongly preferred. The ideal candidate will have 1–3 years of related professional experience in Washington, DC.

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