Government Affairs Intern

Yelp - Washington, DC3.6

InternshipEstimated: $61,000 - $82,000 a year
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Love Yelp? Enthralled with politics? We're looking for a Government Affairs intern to have an awesome experience advocating on behalf of Yelp with policymakers in San Francisco and Washington, DC for Summer 2019.

This is a 10-week paid program, that can be extended upon approval.

Responsibilities will include:
Monitoring legislation, regulations, and public policy issues that could impact Yelp’s operations and policy interests.
Hosting creative and engaging events that elevate our policy interests in Washington, DC.
Participating in policy and industry meetings and conferences.
Writing opinion pieces, blog posts, policy briefs as necessary.
Encouraging consumer-facing government agencies and offices to claim their Yelp pages.

Requirements:
Currently pursuing a Bachelor's or graduate-level degree.
We will also consider recent graduates with strong academic records.
Strong attention to detail.
Excellent research, writing, and organizational skills.
Clear interest in technology and internet policy (as demonstrated by past experience, research topics, and class history), preferred.