Intern, International ICT Policy

Employment type: Thee-month internship

Location: London

Job description

Access Partnership enables consumer access to technology.  To do this, we create the environment that allows governments to adopt technologies effectively and responsibly by analysing global trends for the risks and opportunities they create for technology businesses and users of technology, identifying strategies to mitigate those risks and driving opportunities to our clients’ advantage.  Our firm uniquely mixes public policy and engineering competencies to achieve our goals.  We have six offices around the world and are growing.

Access Partnerships seeks a recent graduate or someone with initial workplace experience looking to develop their skills in the field of public policy and be part of a fast-growing team.  The selected candidate must possess exceptional communication skills, an interest in politics, the policy making process and world affairs. A demonstrable interest in the evolving public policy environment around communications technologies is an advantage.

Middle East, Africa and Latin America Team

We work with governments across several contents to to understand their political landscapes, build relationships with regulators, and shape policy or legislation. Our work includes coordinating global campaigns and working with national governments to gain their support, getting market access for new technologies, and monitoring local developments to provide updates and opportunities to clients.

Duties

Desired skills and experience

Salary

£313.20 based on 40 hours per week.

How to apply

Please send a cover letter and a copy of your CV to recruit@accesspartnership.com that tells us why you’re the right person for the job. Please use Intern MEALA Spring 2019 as the subject title for your email.

We are looking for someone to start as soon as possible and interviews will be carried out on a rolling basis, so early application is recommended.  We may appoint before the closing date.

Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to inform those who are not shortlisted or give specific feedback on why. If you have not heard from us by the closing date, you should assume that your application has been unsuccessful.

Closing date: Friday 22 March 2019