The Policy & Research Group (PRG), based in New Orleans, specializes in research and evaluation of public policy and programs in the following areas: education, public health, child welfare, work and income, housing, and adolescent risk reduction. PRG is an Equal Opportunity Employer. PRG operates a casual work environment that is both professionally and intellectually demanding. See www.policyandresearch.com for more information.
The person hired will be assisting with administrative duties. PRG will provide specific training for this position.
Qualifications: - 0-1 year experience - Current junior, senior, or graduate student - Excellent organizational skills - Exceptional attention to detail - Excellent communication skills and computer skills, including Word, Excel, and Adobe Acrobat. - Strong time-management skills - Self-motivated - Reliable and consistent transportation required - Ability to work a set schedule
Duties: - Administrative duties, such as filing, office supply inventory, office phone coverage, errands - Assistance with basic accounting procedures and file-keeping - Conduct research data entry and quality assurance checks - Provide assistance and support for the Operations Manager as needed
Starting Wage: $15/hour
Start Date: May 1, 2018
Period of Performance: May 2018 - August 2018
Hours: This is a part-time position of about 20 hours/week.
Location: This position will be based in the main PRG office in New Orleans, LA.
To Apply: Please email a cover letter, resume, and three references to email@example.com. Please make sure to include "Intern Application" in the email subject line. Please submit your materials as soon as possible - the search will remain open until we find the right candidate.