Intern, International Affairs

Availability:
Minimum of 20 hours a week

Duration:
Immediate start – June 26th (with mutually agreed upon option to extend through August)

Responsibilities:
Activities may be related to any area of the International Division portfolio, but are expected to focus primarily on assisting in the development of a grant proposal for the Department of Commerce’s Market Development Cooperator Program (MDCP) to support security cooperation industry days and providing logistical support for these same industry days featuring the U.S. Government’s security cooperation agencies.  The intern will also be responsible for assisting the International Division staff with the preparation and execution of international trade shows.

Nature and Scope of Work:
Tasks at AIA may include, but not be limited to preparing grant-related documents, organizing logistics for U.S. Government-industry dialogues, assisting in the development of policy positions for consideration by AIA member companies, and assisting in the planning and execution of AIA events. This position reports to the Director, International Affairs.

Qualifications:
The ideal candidate is a college junior, senior or recent college graduate with some background in trade and international affairs. Knowledge of the aerospace and defense sector is preferred, but not required. Strong writing skills are essential.  For security reasons, U.S. citizenship required.

To Apply:
All submissions should be sent to:  jobs@aia-aerospace.org