Intern with The US-Qatar Business Council

The US-Qatar Business Council is currently looking for interns for the Fall 2014 semester. We are offering the following internships positions in our Washington, DC office:

- Communications Intern
- Research Intern

The positions at the Council have flexible scheduling, valuable responsibilities, and numerous opportunities that include attending high-level networking events and conferences in Washington, DC.

QUALIFICATIONS: College or graduate students. Interest or experience in the GCC/Qatar strongly preferred. Position requires attention to detail, strong communication skills, and background supportive of international business/relations work. 

Preferences for:
Communications (writing samples must be submitted) – Excellent writing skills (University newspaper, publications, etc), experience with social media, ability to effectively communicate with C-suite individuals. 

Research – Ability to compose original content for research purposes on behalf of the Council. Topics will include International Relations/Business, Government and International Trade. Knowledge of GCC is essential. Knowledge of Qatar preferred.

Arabic speaking candidates are encouraged to apply.
Strong organizational and writing skills are essential for all positions.
Database experience and/or research experience is preferred.
Willing to work minimum 35 hrs per week for 10 weeks 

The applicant should be able to work independently and be able to complete tasks single-handedly, while simultaneously having the ability to tenaciously update the rest of the team on progress, changes and issues incurred and have them resolved.

A stipend for interns is available.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: For more information, contact or call us (202) 457-8555

To apply, please e-mail your cover letter and resume with the appropriate subject line to

“USQBC Communications Internship Opportunity”
“USQBC Research Internship Opportunity”


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