Press Intern

Press Intern

The Office of Congresswoman Brenda L. Lawrence (MI-14) seeks a motivated, detail-oriented, and energetic professional for a paid, hybrid press internship for the Washington, DC office. Qualified applicants should have strong communications skills, the ability to manage multiple competing tasks, possess exceptional writing and research skills, and demonstrate a solid work ethic.

The Press Intern will support the Press Secretary by drafting written materials such as press releases/advisories, creating digital social media content, preparing daily press clips, and assisting with media inquiries and research. Successful candidates will have an interest in journalism, politics, communications, and new media, with superior written communication skills. Knowledge of graphic design programs (Adobe Creative Suite, Canva, etc.) is a plus, but not required. 

For applicants interested in a press internship, please send a resume, cover letter, and include a small portfolio of your work to mi14district@gmail.com with the phrase “Press Internship MI-14” in the subject line

Full-time internship positions are available beginning Tuesday, September 6, 2022. Please indicate expected start and end dates as well as hours available to work in your cover letter.