Republican Congressman Randy Forbes (VA-04) is seeking an unpaid, full-time intern to be responsible for assisting the office with legislative research, letter writing, and managing of special projects related to defense, China, the House Armed Services Committee and budget issues. Applicants must be highly motivated, a self-starter, detail oriented, possess excellent organizational and communication skills, a strong work ethic, a positive attitude and have the ability to manage multiple tasks on a deadline. Please note that this is not a front office internship; this Intern will be working directly with the Legislative Staff. Previous related work experience, particularly on Capitol Hill and/or with the Department of Defense, is preferred. A demonstrated research focus on Navy and Marine Corps issues and/or Asia-Pacific security issues is strongly desired. Applicants should be able to start in April 2013. Interested candidates should email their resume and cover letter with “Legislative Research Intern” in the subject line to VA04Interns@mail.house.gov.
Legislative Research Intern – Defense Issues
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