World Justice Project
  • Seattle, WA, USA
  • Full Time

WJP's Communications team is seeking a full-time, paid intern to work remotely at first and then potentially in the Seattle office as COVID safety measures allow. Remote candidates will be considered, though local candidates will be given preference. The Intern must have access to a laptop and to a reliable internet source for remote work. The position will begin in early July and run through mid-December, with some flexibility.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: The Communications intern will provide essential support to WJP's Communications team, including:

  • Log media mentions daily in Salesforce and draft monthly media mentions reports;
  • Update WJP website (Drupal) news page content including blog posts and other news page updates;
  • Proofread and copyedit communications-related documents and collateral;
  • Conduct weekly research to identify new media opportunities;
  • Assist with preparation of media lists for the 2021 Index launch, including media research (Cision) and list updating (Excel);
  • Under the direction of the Senior Communications Associate, post social and schedule social media campaigns;
  • Draft copy for social media;
  • Provide administrative office support as needed such as preparing brand folders and meeting materials;
  • Additional communications research and administrative tasks as needed.


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree (completed or currently pursuing) in social sciences, journalism, economics, policy studies, regional studies, communications, public relations, marketing, or a related field;
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite and collaboration tools (Slack, Microsoft Teams);
  • CRM database experience a plus, but not required (Salesforce);
  • Ability to communicate clearly and efficiently, and ability to give and receive feedback;
  • Highly dependable with ability to be flexible on day-to-day tasks;
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, excellent problem-solving skills, and attention to detail;
  • Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States.

How to Apply: The World Justice Project is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity.

Please visit WJP's employment portal to apply: Please provide a resume, cover letter, and three references (past supervisors and employers preferred) in one PDF file.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Due to the high volume of applications received, we are only able to follow up directly with candidates selected for interviews. No phone calls please.

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