Research Assistant Internship
The Center for Regional Economic Competitiveness (CREC), is an independent, 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization founded to provide local, regional, state, and federal policy-makers with the resources and technical assistance needed to formulate, execute, innovative job-creating economic strategies.
CREC is seeking an intern to assist with our Research and Consulting Activities this Spring/Summer 2018. This is a paid internship in Arlington, Virginia for candidates with a genuine interest in economic or workforce development and public policy. Our primary public service goal is to help regions compete. Through our network of partnerships, we continually work to further regional economic competitiveness in rural, and metropolitan communities. Our work emphasizes the importance of data in informing evidence-based public policy decision making.
To this end, CREC conducts research, provides technical assistance, offers expert advice, provides training, and offers leadership to practitioners and policymakers in the economic development, workforce development, and higher education fields.
Pay Rate: $15 – $18 per hour, based on experience.
Job responsibilities will include:
Eligibility requirements include:
Applications are due by May 4th. Please submit a resume and cover letter to Randall Arthur at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CREC is an equal opportunity employer.