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  • Public Policy
  • Summer
  • ,
  • 2011

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Provide support to the department in our efforts to impact various pieces of legislation (including the child nutrition reauthorization, appropriations, and the Farm Bill).

Requirements/Necessary Skills for Recruitment: 

Job Responsibilities
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Provide writing and editing assistance to the Policy/Legislative Team in the creation of lobbying materials, fact sheets, letters, and network updates.
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Provide assistance with the tracking of relevant pieces of legislation.
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Provide research assistance to facilitate the development of policy priorities for the upcoming Farm Bill and other pieces of legislation.
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Attend Congressional hearings, Congressional markups, news conferences, briefings and meetings with Congressional staff and partner anti-hunger organizations as needed.
* Assist the department in the planning of the Anti-Hunger Public Policy Conference.

Application Qualifications
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Undergrad or graduate student
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Public policy or social sciences background is ideal
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Strong writing and analytical skills
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Good interpersonal and communication skills
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Proficient in Microsoft applications
* Interest in mission to end hunger

Benefits & Perks: 
Hours Required: 
12-15 Hours Per Week