Public Policy Intern Resume Samples

A Public Policy Intern reports directly to the director of administration and participates in raising awareness of the non-profit sector and crafting the economic report. A well-drafted Public Policy Intern Resume mentions the following core duties and responsibilities – working locally to identify issues that impact the nonprofit sector, providing comments, responses, and position statements as necessary; helping with preparation for meetings with legislators, and congressional delegates, connecting with the national council of nonprofits legislative work, preparing reports and announcements; preparing and updating reports on the economic impact, and participating in meetings as outlined by the management.

To qualify for the internship programs, possessing the following skills are crucial – willingness to learn about the nonprofit sector, energetic and imagination, the ability to remain calm under pressure; data mining skills, professional writing skills, basic marketing, and public relations strategies, and willingness to gain extensive knowledge of the nonprofit sector. Most of the resumes denote a degree in a relevant field.

Public Policy Intern Resume example

Public Policy Intern Resume

Summary : Highly qualified Public Policy Intern with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself, Assisting in-house counsel and lobbyists by conducting research on legal questions, interpreting legislation and drafting bill amendments, intervening.

Skills : Leadership, Legal Research, Critical Thinking/Reasoning, Time Management, Problem Solver, Ability To Multitask, Microsoft Office, Team Player, Highly Motivated.

Description :

    1. Worked for three different representative's offices.
    2. Tracked for my offices, schedule management for the representatives, lots of regular constituent interaction, and public policy research on current legislative issues.
    3. Able to gain an in-depth, behind the scenes understanding of state and local government in action.
    4. Helped many constituents with personal issues involving state government.
    5. Used Time Management was key to this job.
    6. Used at this job were things such as the ability to multitask, read and write intelligently, high level communication skills, maintaining confidentiality in sensitive matters, exercising responsible and mature judgement, and dependability.
    7. Operated specialized computer programs used to navigate the legislative process in house for the legislature.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BA In Law/Business


Public Policy Intern Resume

Headline : A highly motivated Public Policy Intern professional with progressive accomplishments leading projects, operations, logistics, and supply chain management initiatives for affluent corporations and their clients. Committed to managing operations and projects impeccably while consistently delivering desired results and contributing to the company's initiative.

Skills : Technical Writing, Process Improvement, Process Documentation, Management Consulting, Project Management, Program Management, Federal Government.

Description :

    1. Researched Veterans Affairs Healthcare issues regarding military personnel on tour and gathered data for the Chairperson of Appropriations and Senate Office Staff.
    2. Key staffer selected to attend and gather information for the Chairperson of Appropriations from Senate briefings conducted by the U.S.
    3. Learned about state government, office politics and administration, and relationships in the political sphere.
    4. Researched possible linkages of childhood vaccinations to increased cases of Autism.
    5. Contributed to briefing memos for the Senator by preparing research summaries and transcriptions of Senate speeches/briefings that subsequently were given to subject matter legislative aides for incorporation into briefing packages.
    6. Drafted response letters to constituent correspondence regarding veterans' issues.
    7. Proofread and edited constituent correspondence letters for other staffers as well.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts


Public Policy Intern Resume

Objective : Excellent research, writing, and interpersonal skills. Quick learner adept at mastering new technology. Supportive team member responsive to individual and organization needs. Detail oriented. Reputation for thoroughness and follow through. Strong work ethic. In college maintained a GPA of 3.41.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Excel, InDesign, Illustrator, And Photoshop.

Description :

    1. Collaborated with Texans Care for Children policy staff on Child Welfare Legislation to analyze and identify impact of bills and budget on children and youth in foster care.
    2. Testified and input cards of support/opposition for bills during Legislative Hearings.
    3. Completed qualitative and quantitative research while developing policy briefs to address issues related to child abuse, foster care and health care to increase public awareness and support.
    4. Collected information to support greater involvement of foster care alumni and current foster care youth in the policy process.
    5. Centralized information to ensure that interested youth are aware of relevant activities and that they have an opportunity to learn effective advocacy and take advantage of platforms to impact change.
    6. Developed a strategy to influence the Foster Care Redesign process at DFPS to incorporate transition services reforms, based on recommendations from the HB1912 Taskforce, the Transition Center Improvement Circle, the TNOYS youth-led research, and other relevant initiatives.
    7. Assessed and evaluated data which suggested a need for greater collaboration among local child welfare systems and organizations to address issues related to transitioning foster care youth.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS In Social Work

Public Policy Intern Resume

Objective : Experienced researcher looking for a Public Policy Intern position that will use analytical thinking and academic research skills to improve science and technology policy,& Producing, both cooperatively and individually, documents including talking points, policy briefings, legal briefings, opinion editorials and legal.

Skills : Microsoft Office, NGPVAN, VoteBuilder, Google Docs, SPSS, Intertrac, Political Research, Policy Research, Opposition Research, CQ, Fundraising, Development.

Description :

    1. Worked in government relations firm specializing in public policy, advocacy, strategic advice, and outreach.
    2. Attended lobbying meetings on Capitol Hill with House and Senate members and their staffs.
    3. Attended House and Senate committee hearings and markups of bills, and reported back to NVG's partners.
    4. Researched and analyzed pending and proposed legislation.
    5. Prepared written reports to partners.
    6. Performed miscellaneous administrative tasks.
    7. Attended relevant House and Senate hearings and provided concise summaries to the directors of the firm.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.A. In Political Science

Public Policy Intern Resume

Headline : An insightful, skillful and experienced recent graduate, who excels in leadership and professionalism, seeks a job that will not lack in passion, hard work and the Administrative duties including scheduling meetings, editing and citing documents, and identifying potential CEA members.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Basic Spanish, Research, Data Entry, Raiser's Edge, Customer Service, Administrative Support, Event Planning, Fundraising, Outreach, Salesforce, Grassroots Campaigning, Editing.

Description :

    1. Researched media, news and recent legislation that had relevance to Girls Inc's goals.
    2. Supported lobbying efforts made on the behalf of Girls Inc. by attending Congressional and coalition meetings with and without the Director of Public Policy.
    3. Wrote notes during meetings as well as conference calls, and recorded relevant information into Salesforce.
    4. Researched and summarized information about staffers on Capitol Hill before meetings and in some cases, scheduled the meetings.
    5. Worked directly with VP of Public Policy to advance organization's policy goals.
    6. Helped coordinate advocacy efforts to secure state funding for Indiana's 2-1-1 service and expand early childhood education quality and access.
    7. Drafted policy documents, presentations, and persuasive pieces for publication and distribution.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Government

Public Policy Intern Resume

Objective : Public Policy Intern with open source media collection, analysis and reporting skills, experienced linguist, interpreter, translator and language instructor with a demonstrated ability to work with demanding clients,& Maintaining situational awareness of rulemaking and other proceedings from several federal and state agencies including the Departments of Interior,.

Skills : Advanced Excel, Ms Access, Ms Word, Ms Powerpoint, SQL, Ms Sharepoint, Visio, Ms Project, Jd Edwards, As400.

Description :

    1. Conducted research on 9 federally funded telehealth programs, used program outcomes to demonstrate positive return on investment from federal investment in telehealth, and designed information into handouts to distribute to the Board of Directors, policy advocates, and HIMSS members during HIMSS National Health IT Week and HIMSS Policy Summit.
    2. Analyzed and summarized articles, reports, and policies e-newsletter pertinent to the growth and implementation of health information technology such as interoperability, cybersecurity, remote patent monitoring.
    3. Assisted Government Relations staff in planning and preparing for HIMSS 10th Annual National Health IT Week and HIMSS Policy Summit.
    4. Designed legislation guide for future interns to utilize to learn how to read and analyze policy, and coordinated Student Ambassadors team by recruiting, scheduling, and delegating tasks.
    5. Accompanied staff on Capitol Hill to Congressional hearings regarding health information technology key issues.
    6. Wrote policy drafts, letters, and comments to Congressional members, the National Institutes of Health, the Food and Drug Administration to state NORD's position on pending or future legislation.
    7. Worked on a team that helped pass H.R.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA In Economics

Public Policy Intern Resume

Objective : Edith has a wealth of administration and organizational management, strategic planning. Non-profit and project management. She is proficient and has an excellent English writing and strong communication skills. She also has experience in public policy research. Her decision making abilities help her to be able to work effectively as a good leader and team builder.

Skills : Social Science Statistical Analyst, Reporting And Professional Writing, Adobe Content Designer, Policy Analyst, Advocacy, Microsoft Office Suite, French.

Description :

    1. Assisted Mental Health Coordinator on Perinatal Depression Capacity study Collected data and managed the database with research findings Created documents including: reports, policy fact-sheets, and PowerPoint presentations Organized meetings between study team and external key stakeholders Attended external client meetings and presented at investigator meetings Interviewed key informants Publication: Barnes-Higgs, K., Anson, K.
    2. Analyzed on-going and past neighborhood redevelopment plans throughout Newark, NJ, in consultation with city planners.
    3. Researched socio-economically just economic and workforce development programs in various U.S. cities of a similar size and economic outlook as Newark.
    4. Created a redevelopment plan for Newark's Upper Clinton Hill neighborhood based on community needs (i.e. employment and food access), potential re-zoning strategies, and Newark's Master Plan: Land Use Element.
    5. Attended congressional hearings and briefings on behalf of staff members.
    6. Ensured Access to Clinical Trials Act of 2015 into law by meeting with Congressional members and discussing the benefits on patients in the rare disease community.
    7. Attended meetings, briefings, and hearings on Capitol Hill in regards to current legislative topics that affect the rare disease community.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Journalism

Public Policy Intern Resume

Objective : Experience thus far shows that I have a passion and goal to generate solutions to the problems of the US fragmented healthcare system. Particularly, I am interested in achieving this goal with the use of health information technology (HIT) as I have witnessed how it produces positive outcomes for patients.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Analysis, Problem Solving, Critical Thinking, Communication , Written Communication, Time Management , Multi-Tasker, Team Player, Creative, Self-Starter.

Description :

    1. Supported Public Policy team throughout differing subject matters Created action specific internal issue briefs and position specific external issue briefs.
    2. Created and updated State and Federal legislation trackers Reviewed and summarized important points of incoming legislation and proposed rules.
    3. Monitored potential presidential candidates for proposals of healthcare legislation.
    4. Helped create PowerPoint presentations on Healthcare issues for high level stakeholders.
    5. Involved in trade association discussions to provide feedback on regulations and current healthcare issues.
    6. Conducted public policy research, and provided summaries and updates detailing the latest actions of the California State Legislature, governor, state agencies, and Sacramento City Council.
    7. Collected and organized public policy-related data, such as bill analyses and legislative votes.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Public Policy Intern Resume

Headline : Public Policy Intern is a self-starter who can be trusted to work with limited supervision, but who also knows when to ask for assistance. She has experience in all aspects of project planning and has no problem adapting to shifting priorities, demands and timelines. As a versatile candidate with over 5+ years experience she can manage all the resources on a project, and is continually seeking opportunities to increase customer satisfaction.

Skills : Medical Terminology, Medical Records, Microsoft Office And Associated Programs, Mentoring, Word.

Description :

    1. Worked directly with VP of Public Policy to advance organization's policy goals.
    2. Helped coordinate advocacy efforts to secure state funding for Indiana's 2-1-1 service and expand early childhood education quality and access.
    3. Drafted policy documents, presentations, and persuasive pieces for publication and distribution.
    4. Monitored developments in the state legislature and human services network.
    5. Organized advocacy outreach events.
    6. Composed daily news briefings about local government policy and business from the six county capital region (Sacramento, Yolo, Placer, El Dorado, Yuba, Sutter).
    7. Drafted written correspondence to public officials, inviting them to events, thanking them for their support, and urging them to support policies of interest to our membership, and to the regional business community.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Public Health

Public Policy Intern Resume

Headline : An enthusiastic scholar and equal-opportunity advocate dedicated to the pursuit of socially just policy solutions to chronic issues plaguing our urban centers. Adepting in policy analysis, group management, taking an objectively critical perspective, and articulating deliberative thought processes through written word.

Skills : Languages: Spanish And English Certification: Certified.

Description :

    1. Participated in task force meetings All other assigned tasks by the Public Policy Director.
    2. Gained a greater understanding of how Washington DC entry-level operations and the ramifications that decisions made in the political sphere have on the private sector.
    3. Formed relationships with members of Congress and political consultants from around the city.
    4. Analyzed 10 years of New Drug Applications; Prepared policy recommendations to increase approval rates for drugs; Presented findings & draft .
    5. Organized bi-monthly public policy meetings working closely with the president of the Chamber Effectively passed legislation on unemployment .
    6. Conducted research for 1-page briefs on WFP's work for members of Congress Developed materials for publication on the upcoming website including .
    7. Participated in food security and nutrition working groups at NGO coalition organizations and in the home office of WFP, USA as a representative of .
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    5-7 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    MPH In Public Health