WPA Intelligence welcomes undergraduate and graduate students to participate in our rolling internship program. We are currently looking for Fall 2019 Interns. Research interns will gain valuable experience in polling, analytics, consulting, politics, marketing and analysis from one of the nation’s most innovative polling, analytics and data firms. Internships are available in our Washington, DC office only.

Intern Daily Job Responsibilities:

  • Background research on prospective clients and issue areas.
  • Pulling together topline results and writing memos to clients from recent polling.
  • Creating and editing research presentations for client projects.
  • Preparing data books.
  • Operational responsibilities – overnighting packages, general office errands, taking phone messages.

Intern Qualifications:

  • Has a passion for politics, policy, campaigns, and elections.
  • Reads poll results and cares about the latest in who’s winning and losing and what issues matter to voters and our clients.
  • Took coursework in two or more of the following: political science, public policy, statistics, computer sciences or programming, sociology, government, international relations, communications, business, economics, or any blended coursework that teaches qualitative and quantitative research concepts.
  • Does not fear numbers or trying new technologies.
  • Enjoys working in a fast-paced office setting with collaboration, debate, and Nerf gun fights.
  • Is an Excel and PowerPoint ninja.
  • Can clearly and intelligently communicate him/herself in writing.

If you hit at least 4 of these 7 qualification points, please email us a resume, a writing sample, and a cover letter explaining why you would be a good fit to careers@wpaintel.com