Events Fellow

GovDelivery Washington, DC
Come work for GovLoop, a division of Granicus, in early fall of 2018. GovLoop is the Knowledge Network for Government. We are looking for a bright, hard-working current student or recent graduates to join us starting Monday, August 27, 2018 and ending Friday, December 21, 2018. This is a full time, four month paid internship in Downtown DC. We are accepting applications until Friday, July 27!

GovLoop's mission is simple: connect government to improve government. We serve a community of more than 270,000 federal, state, and local government leaders by helping them to foster collaboration, share best practices, solve problems, and advance in their government careers. We aim to inspire public sector professionals to better service through a variety of programs including research reports, online trainings, interactive courses, blogs, videos, and more.

Throughout GovLoop's history, more than 85 fellows have worked as integral contributors to core products including research reports, online and in-person training events, digital marketing campaigns, video animation, web and graphic design, and much more. Past fellows have gone on to jobs at the State Department, OMB, National Geographic, and Deloitte among others.

What You Get To Do:

* Assist with the planning, coordination, and implementation of in-person and online events from a content perspective

* Work closely with government speakers to prepare them for events. Which includes handling speaker bios, content creation, slides and prep calls

* Work to grow and maintain our speaker database

* Attend relevant events to recruit new speakers and gain industry knowledge

* Support the Events Speaker Coordinator in day-to-day operations

* Provide support for our marquee event, the Next Generation of Government Training Summit

Skills/Requirements

What We Need In You:

* Dynamic go-getter who can handle a range of tasks and is comfortable in a fast-paced environment

* Strong communication and writing skills

* Past customer service experience preferred

* Desire to learn more about overall speaker recruitment and preparation

Granicus is committed to providing equal employment opportunities without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status

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