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Communications/Public Affairs SPRING 2013 Semester, The Dewey Square Group/Latinovations, DC Office

The Dewey Square Group/Latinovations is seeking an intern to work in the Washington D.C. office to assist principals and associate with government relations and communications client support in the Latino strategies practice area. Candidate should possess superb writing skills for contributions to the Latinovations blog, La Plaza.

Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

·         Assisting with the maintenance of a daily blog and weekly newsletter. Tasks will include writing daily pieces for the blog, posting updates, maintaining and building the distribution list and electronically publishing the newsletter.

·         Communicating with clients, as well as outside entities such as organizations and companies on behalf of clients.

·         Updating and maintaining press lists and media contacts.

·         Assisting in the preparation of press releases and press advisories in English and in Spanish, and calling media to pitch stories.

·         Monitoring federal, state and local legislation and preparing ongoing update reports for clients.

·         Organizing meetings and handling logistics of events for clients.

Candidate must be highly organized, with administrative office experience and strong verbal and writing skills as well as possessing the ability to multi-task. 

Ideal for someone looking for an opportunity to gain experience within the public affairs, media relations, consulting arena, willing to learn and understand issues impacting the Latino community and able to assist on business development. Bilingual English/Spanish skills preferred.

Position is paid, or college credit can be received. The intern is expected to work 30 hours a week. Schedule flexible.

Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to Tanya Arditi at

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