About FGS Global -
FGS Global is a strategic advisory and communications consultancy, with over 1200 multidisciplinary experts across the world’s major financial, government, business, and cultural centers. The firm is an acknowledged leader in crisis, corporate reputation, public affairs and capital markets, M&A advisory and boardroom communication counsel. FGS Global supports its clients in addressing a myriad of stakeholder concerns by leveraging its research and insights, media placement, content, digital, and data capabilities. The company was created in December 2021 by combining Finsbury, Hering Schuppener, The Glover Park Group, and Sard Verbinnen & Co. FGS Global serves its client base from 27 cities worldwide, including U.S. Offices in New York, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, Boston, Chicago, San Francisco, South Florida, and Houston.
About the Program
Our D.C. office is seeking highly motivated, organized, and detail-oriented students for a part-time spring internship. As an intern in our office, you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of client accounts across our Strategic Communications and Government Affairs divisions and gain hands-on experience working alongside our teams of dedicated and creative communications professionals.
This internship will require a minimum of 16 hours per week and for you to work a hybrid schedule in Washington D.C.
Roles & Responsibilities
Cover and summarize hearings on Capitol Hill
Proofread and edit client-facing collateral
Assist with in-person events
Monitor media, policy developments, and online conversations for clients
Conduct qualitative research for new business and existing clients
Create and maintain press lists
Provide general support to internal teams as needed
Current student in undergraduate program, Junior or Senior
Strong writer and editor
Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
Organized and can manage multiple assignments and deadlines
Interest in strategic communications and government affairs
Strong interpersonal skills
Eagerness and desire to learn
References and additional writing sample may be requested.
We offer medical, dental and vision plans, life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability and AD&D plans, 401(k) with company matching contribution, technology reimbursement, discretionary bonuses, and paid time off to eligible full-time employees.
FGS Global provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to United States federal law requirements, FGS Global complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.