Polling/Public Affairs & Communications Internship

Polling/Public Affairs & Communications Internship  

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Hanbury Strategy | Public profile »
Central London 
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Job Sector:
1 - 4 Months 
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We are a strategic advisory firm that provides political analysis and insight, creates communications strategies and uses data to really understand public opinion.

Described as 'one of the most exciting start-ups in the space for some years', we are a fast-growth consultancy with brilliant people and stellar clients.

We started less than three years ago and are now over 30 people across Europe. We’re looking for the next generation of talent to help drive our growth forward.

What’s on offer:
- One month internships either in our polling team or our communications and public affairs team
- You will have the opportunity to work directly on client projects
- Learn from the most senior and experienced people in the business
- Be given a one-on-one mentor responsible for your development during your time with us
- Be paid London living wage
- The potential for this to turn into a full-time role, in the last few months two previous interns have been offered full-time jobs in the team
- Get fully involved in our culture and have access to free fitness classes, fortnightly lunches and Friday drinks

Who’s eligible:
- Anybody over the age of 18
- You do need a passion for politics
- You don’t need a degree or any work experience
The Polling Internship:
- You would be part of a team that carries out political and consumer polling research on behalf of major companies
- If you’re interested in data and the insights it can provide then this is the internship for you

The Communications and Public Affairs Internship:
- You would be part of a team that helps businesses like Deliveroo and Bulb tell their stories to the media and policymakers
- If you’re interested in the media, policy or regulation then this is the internship for you

How to apply:
- In the subject of the your application please include ‘2019 Internship application – Polling’ OR ‘2019 Internship – Communications and Public Affairs’
- In the body of the email please provide responses to the six questions below, please ensure each individual answer is no longer than 150 words

1. What is the biggest political challenge facing the UK right now?
2. Tell us about a time you have gone over and above what’s required of you?
3. What do you think excellence in the workplace means?
4. What has been your greatest achievement?
5. Why do you want an internship at Hanbury Strategy over other firms?
6. Why should we hire you?

Please do not include a CV in your application.

- The internships will run between June and September 2019
- The deadline for applications is 30th April 2019
- If you have been successful in your application you will hear back from us by the 31st May 2019