NEW YORK CITY COUNCIL JOB POSTING
Position Summer Intern Work Hours Various
Division Various Open Date 04/25/18
Number of Positions Multiple Close Date Until Filled

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The New York City Council is looking for interns for various assignments during the summer months.  With a commitment to students from all backgrounds, there is diversity and a progressive approach to empowering students with the necessary tools that can relate to both their educational background and to what they learn in a professional environment.

Duties involve a variety of tasks and projects.  These tasks include, but are not limited to, researching and preparing material for various database projects, tracking data, scheduling meetings and arranging meeting space, answering telephones, making photocopies, managing records and electronic communications, creating documents and presentations.

Valuable experience will be gained by participating in this internship program; school credit available, where applicable. We offer the flexibility of full-time and part-time schedules.

REQUIREMENTS

We seek individuals who are capable of creative and analytical thinking; possess excellent communication skills; knowledge of the Internet, computer word processing and spreadsheet software; display initiative, determination, and assertiveness; can work effectively on group projects as well as independently; are capable of interacting with a broad range of individuals. Availability to participate in after hours and/or off-site events a plus.

HOW TO APPLY

Qualified candidates should forward a cover letter with area of interest and resume to:

MAIL:            

New York City Council

Attn: Administrative Services/Summer Internship

250 Broadway, 16th Floor

New York, NY  10007

FAX:               (212) 791-5266

E-MAIL:         counciljobs@council.nyc.gov

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

THE NEW YORK CITY COUNCIL IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER