Join the JWV Team!

Communications Intern

Description: JWV is seeking a self-motivated individual to be our Communications Intern.  This is a perfect opportunity for talented students who want to get involved in the communications arena.

Duties:  Duties include monitoring and reporting on daily news clips, issue tracking, maintaining press contact lists, special event support, creating social media content and website content assistance.  In addition, you will be working on content for the Jewish Veteran, JWV’s publication, and will be crucial to the development and planning of each issue of the newspaper.  This position requires up to 20 hours a week.

Qualifications:  A background in journalism or communications and special skills such as
photography, video editing and graphic design a plus, but not required. Undergraduate and
graduate students, as well as recent graduates, are encouraged to apply. Interest in military and veterans issues a plus.

Salary: Unpaid.   May qualify as course credit depending on institutional requirements.

How to Apply: The Communication Interns are accepted during Fall, Spring, and Summer semester cycles. JWV is currently accepting applications for the Fall Semester.  Application is due no later than August 20, 2018.  To apply, please send your resume, cover letter, and two writing samples to aselman@jwv.org with the subject line: “Communications Internship Application.”

Programs Intern

Description: JWV is seeking a self-motivated individual to be our Programs Intern.  This is a perfect opportunity for talented students who want to get involved in the veteran and/or Jewish programming arena.

Duties:  Duties include monitoring and reporting on our Post events, innovating new programming materials, maintaining our leadership committee rosters, special event support and creating new innovative ways to reach Iraq and Afghanistan veterans.  This position requires up to 20 hours a week.

Qualifications:  A background in non-profit management or military leadership a plus, but not required.  Undergraduate and graduate students, as well as recent graduates, are encouraged to apply. Interest in military and veterans issues a plus.

Salary: Unpaid.   May qualify as course credit depending on institutional requirements.

How to Apply: The Programs Interns are accepted during Fall, Spring, and Summer semester cycles. JWV is currently accepting applications for the Fall Semester.  Application is due no later than August 20, 2018.  To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to aselman@jwv.org with the subject line: “Programs Internship Application.”

Policy Intern

Description: JWV is seeking a self-motivated individual to be our Policy Intern.  This is a perfect opportunity for talented students who want to get involved in the government or political arena.

Duties:  Duties include tracking and summarizing legislative and executive branch proposals in assigned issue areas, monitor JWV legislative priorities within committees, prepare and attend monthly meetings with the Military Coalition and provide information for press.  This position requires up to 20 hours a week.

Qualifications:  A background in political science or military issues a plus, but not required.  Undergraduate and graduate students, as well as recent graduates, are encouraged to apply. Interest in military and veterans issues a plus.  The Policy Intern must be available the 1st Thursday of each month between 10-12.

Salary: Unpaid.   May qualify as course credit depending on institutional requirements.

How to Apply: The Policy Interns are accepted during Fall, Spring, and Summer semester cycles. JWV is currently accepting applications for the Fall Semester.  Application is due no later than August 20, 2018.  To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to aselman@jwv.org with the subject line: “Policy Internship Application.”