The Public Policy Extern needs to perform: • Support Facebook's public policy and communications activities. • Monitor and analyze legislation, regulation, and policies related to the company. • Draft policy related materials including briefings and talking points. • Research policy areas of interest to the company. • Support outreach to Government, Congress, non‐profit organizations, and other entities. • Research and develop policies and communication related to online safety, security, and privacy. • Partner with senior team members on a wide range of projects. • Assist in organizing events including trainings and educational outreach. • Prioritize multiple tasks and manage time efficiently. • Learn quickly in a fast‐paced, ever‐changing environment.
• Ability to commit a minimum of 30 hours per week in our Washington D.C. office. • Previous internship or professional experience in policy, research, or communications preferred. • Demonstrated interest in politics, public policy, and technology. • Exemplary verbal and written communication skills. • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously • Ability to think, plan, and execute resourcefully. • Experience in the Internet technology industry a plus.