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State of NC Internship - Strategic Partnerships Intern
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State of North Carolina | Raleigh, NC
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Description of Work

Department: Office of State Budget and Management

Division: Strategic Partnerships

Project Objective: Strategic Partnerships Intern will work on a range of policy issues likely to include but not be limited to workforce, broadband, reentry of formerly incarcerated people, issues of particular relevance to rural communities, and evidence-based policy (in particular, strategies for leveraging the assets of NC's institutions of higher education to support a range of state policy efforts).

Major Tasks to be Performed: Work is likely to include but not be limited to: research on besVpromising practices in other states; identifying potential sources of federal support for priority policy issues; engaging with partners from state agencies and outside of state government to further specific partnership efforts; assistance with convening stakeholders on multiple issues to identify potential areas of short- and long-term collaboration. Also likely to include drafting policy briefs and memos relevant to strategic partnerships.

Final Product or Outcome Anticipated: It is likely that the intern will be involved with and/or take the lead on multiple deliverables or aspects of deliverables. Examples may include but not be limited to: policy and research memos, engagement with strategic partnerships partners {including university representatives, agency staff, and others), and working with the Strategic Partnerships Director, Strategic Partnerships Analyst, and other team members on multi- stakeholder convening (finding meeting space, helping create agendas, taking meeting minutes, etc.).

Academic Majors Desired: public policy, public administration, social studies, communications, etc., but no specific degree focus is required

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Competencies

Attention to detail, especially when writing; ability to understand what it means to work in a public setting and importance of being discreet; able to work independently while knowing when to ask before moving forward with something.

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements

* An applicant must be a permanent North Carolina resident attending a college, university, law school, community college or technical institute in North Carolina or a North Carolina resident attending an equivalent institution out of state.
* Applicants must carry a 2.5 or greater overall grade point average on a 4.0 scale.
* Applicant must be at least 18 years old by January 1, 2020.
* Community college students must have completed their first year completed before beginning the internship.
* Applicants must be continuing their education in the fall following their participation in the program.
* To qualify for a law internship, applicants must have completed at least one year of law school before the beginning of the internship, unless other majors are listed.
* Students having previously held paid internships with this program are not eligible to apply.
* Applicants must be willing and able to work full-time for the entire 10-week internship. Applicants must be able to provide legal proof of identity and work authorization within three working days of employment.

Supplemental and Contact Information

Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information regarding the status of your application over the phone. To check the status of your application, please log in to your account and click "Application Status". It is not necessary to contact the Council for Women & Youth Involvement Office to check the status of an application.

If you are having technical issues submitting your application, please call the NEOGOV Help Line at 855-524-5627. If there are any questions about this posting, other than your application status, please contact the Council Women & Youth Involvement Office.


NC Department of Administration

Council for Women & Youth Involvement

Attn: Candace Dudley, Internship Coordinator

116 W. Jones Street

Raleigh, NC 27699-1322

Phone: 919-807-4407