Internships - Economic Development


Economic Development Internship-Paid (1)

Internship Title: Economic Development Internship

Department Name: Economic Development

Address: 1200 3rd Ave 92101

Number of Internships Available: 1

Paid or Unpaid: Paid

Hours:

Date Posted: April 30,2019

Internship duration: One Year

Internship description: The intern will assist the department with: 1) gathering, validating, analyzing, visualizing, presentation and reporting of demographic, economic and geographic data; 2) collection of existing economic research and surveys; and 30 the copywriting, copyediting, photography and asset collection involved in creating reports, presentations and print and digital collateral promoting the department's projects and programs.  This internship offers valuable work experience to a senior-level undergraduate or graduate student with a strong interest in community and economic development; outstanding writing and analytic skills; and an academic specialty in but not limited to: Economics/Econometrics, Public or Business Administration, Political Science, Urban Planning, Statistics/Data Analytics, Finance, Journalism and/or related fields.  Students with advanced research skills and analytic proficiency in conducting economic and demographic analyses are requested.  High proficiency in writing, large dataset analyses and ArcGIS geospatial map creation and analyses are highly desired.

Interns must be currently enrolled in an academic program.  Please select school name in application.  Please personalize your cover letter for the application (there is the capability to post three different letters if you are applying for multiple opportunities).  You will need to provide proof of enrollment in an academic program if selected.  To expedite the process you may attach proof in your application.  Please allow for 6-8 weeks for the City of San Diego intern onboarding process from posting date.  If you have not received a response 8 weeks after your application, please contact workreadiness@sandiego.gov. 

T.W.