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The Arms Control Association, established in 1971, is an independent, nonpartisan, membership-based organization based in Washington, D.C. The Arms Control Association is an equal opportunity employer committed to cultivating diversity, equity, and inclusion. We know that bringing together different life experiences and perspectives stimulates innovation and builds strength. Our effective and creative team needs innovation and strength in our dedicated work to eliminate the threats posed by the world’s most dangerous weapons.
The Arms Control Association is currently seeking applicants for a Fall 2022 paid internship opportunity on Arms Trade Policy. The intern will work as a consultant for up to 20 hours per week for 13 weeks and be compensated $20 per hour. The internship will be remotely based. The internship will begin either Sept. 6 or Sept 12, 2022, to be determined, and conclude either Dec. 6 or Dec. 13, 2022.
Applicants must have the authorization to work in the United States as we are unable to assist in procuring visas or work permits. Applicants who are physically located within the North American time zones are preferred.
This internship is an excellent opportunity to gain experience with various aspects of the Arms Control Association’s work. Expertise in the field of arms control and nonproliferation issues is not necessary, but candidates should demonstrate an interest in and commitment to these issues.
Arms Trade Policy Research Internship
The intern in this role will have the opportunity to work on a remote telework basis with our senior fellow on conventional arms trade issues to:
The application deadline is Aug. 15, 2022, at 5:00pm Eastern U.S. time.
Contract Pay and Remote Work
This internship is a part-time contract position paying $20 per hour for up to 20 hours per week for 13 weeks. Contracts will extend from approximately September 6, 2022, to December 6, 2022. Interns will use their personal computer, phone, and internet connection and be available for collaborative work onsite or via video conferencing during U.S. Eastern Time business hours of 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Interns will be required to download and install security software provided by ACA for the duration of their internship.