Executive Office Intern

New York, NY

Internship Summary

This internship reports to the Executive Vice President and will work on a project designed to improve organizational effectiveness.  The targeted project, at this time, is to assess and redesign the internal communication processes.

The Intern will gain the following skills:

  • How to structure and lead a project
  • How to gather information to assess how a current system is working and what’s not working about it
  • How to introduce and explain new ideas to others
  • What a senior leader needs to think about with regard to effective internal communication

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conceptualizing new ways of working
  • Researching best practices
  • Data/information gathering
  • Project management and communication


  • Ability to develop ideas in response to expressed needs of senior leader
  • Powerpoint skills, Excel skills, Creating flow charts
  • Pattern recognition, categorizing information
  • Someone studying corporate communication, HR, or OD would be well suited

How to Apply:

This is a 10-week program, beginning June 11th and concluding August 16th. It is designed for students who have completed at least one year at a college or university. The internship is unpaid but interns may apply for credit or funding through their college or university. Students interested in pursuing a summer internship at AJWS should submit a resume and application via email to internship@ajws.org with the name(s) of the internship(s) in the subject line.

Deadline to apply: March 8, 2019

We thank you for your interest in career opportunities with AJWS. Due to high volume, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.