Intern Needed

August 06, 2014

Description: Intern Needed: Southern New Jersey Development Council Internship Program Founded in 1951, The Southern New Jersey Development Council functions as a Government Affairs Liaison and Economic Development Advocate. The professional SNJDC staff work on behalf of its membership and the southern eight counties of New Jersey in order to create a better economic environment in the region. Acting as the unified voice of South Jersey, the Development Council: " Routinely hosts popular events " Distributes membership wide publications " Tracks bills in the state legislature " Researches development of construction projects " Arranges meetings with member organizations and elected officials " Disseminates member organizations news/announcements SNJDC membership is comprised of key leaders and decision-makers from the public and private sectors. SNJDC represents organizations among 30 broad business types, including casino/gaming industry development, education, engineers, the health care industry, transportation, and tourism. SNJDC is proud to contribute to our regions growth by working cooperatively with the regions county economic development directors in serving as Southern New Jerseys Unified Voice for Progress. We are currently seeking interns for the Fall of 2014. Day-to-day internship duties will help students gain practical experience in the areas of: " Political and government affairs " Communications " Creative and practical writing " Non-profit organization management " Legislative and current events research " Event logistics Successful candidates should be pursuing a major or minor in political science, business administration, communications, economics, marketing, or some related field. Internship is unpaid, but could lead to a paid position in the future. To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to Randi McDonnell at

Cumberland County College is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We are located in a wooded setting 40 miles east of Philadelphia and 40 miles west of Atlantic City and serve a culturally diverse region. Individuals interested in the employment opportunities listed on this page should send information as instructed in each posting; e-mail attachments must be in Microsoft Word Format.