Public Affairs Fellow (VOX), Washington, D.C.

Position Overview and Responsibilities

VOX Global’s fellowship program offers full-time, paid positions to those currently enrolled in/completed a graduate program or who have a year plus of post-undergrad experience. Fellows contribute to client projects that provide experience in a variety of disciplines and will have a mentor for the duration of their fellowship. Those selected will also have the opportunity to participate in professional development trainings to grow their skills. Strong interest in communications, government relations and issue advocacy with exceptional attention to detail and writing skills is strongly preferred.

VOX believes a diverse team brings a wider range of personal and professional experiences and perspectives. We recognize that diversity and inclusion benefit our agency, our clients, and the communities in which we work and live. To that end, we strongly encourage applications from women, people of color, members of the LGBTQ community, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

Qualifications

  • College graduate with at least two prior internships in policy, communications or related fields and/or currently enrolled in/completed a graduate program (preference will be given to candidates who are enrolled in or recently graduated from a Master’s program)
  • Strong understanding of the principals of public affairs and issue advocacy
  • Excellent research and analytical skills
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Previous internship or similar experience in relevant fields

VOX is accepting positions for Spring 2018 fellowships at our Washington, D.C. office. The fellowship will run January 1 – May 31, 2018. The application deadline is Friday, November 24, 2017.

ABOUT VOX

Based in Washington, D.C., VOX Global uses a wide variety of communications skills to deliver messaging that resonates with our clients’ target audiences. VOX Global is part the Omnicom strategic communications network and we are committed to personal growth through professional development. For more information, visit www.voxglobal.com.

VOX Global is committed to equal employment opportunity and affirmative action. VOX Global does not discriminate in any aspect of employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local employment discrimination laws where VOX Global does business. Our policy is to employ, advance, and reasonably accommodate all qualified employees and applicants.

About Omnicom Public Relations Group

Omnicom Public Relations Group is a global collective of three of the top global public relations agencies worldwide and eight specialist agencies in public affairs, marketing to women, fashion, global health strategy and corporate social responsibility. It encompasses more than 6,000 public relations professionals in more than 330 offices worldwide who provide their expertise to companies, government agencies, NGOs and nonprofits across a wide range of industries. Omnicom Public Relations Group delivers for clients through a relentless focus on talent, continuous pursuit of innovation and a culture steeped in collaboration. Omnicom Public Relations Group is part of the DAS Group of Companies, a division of Omnicom Group Inc. that includes more than 200 companies in a wide range of marketing disciplines including advertising, public relations, healthcare, customer relationship management, events, promotional marketing, branding and research.

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