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Announcements

  • Summer, Fall, and Spring Internships at McCormack Dean's Office: Professional Writing and Marketing/Communications. See the announcement at bottom of this page.

Employment and Internship Opportunities

Recent internship postings

 

Locating Job Opportunities

UMass Boston's Career Services is an excellent source for students, alumni, faculty advisors, and employers.

  • Sign into MyCareerOnline to search postings for jobs, internships, and work study opportunities; view and sign up for career events, manage multiple resumes, cover letters, and other employment-related documents; and schedule on-campus interviews.
  • Check out Focus2, a web-based, personalized, self-paced career exploration program.

Idealist Job Bank
Find, land, and love your social impact career. Idealist Careers is for "people who want to make changing the world their full-time gig."

Indeed.com
Use keywords in indeed.com for one search, all jobs. Even post your résumé online.

MASSterList
See the job board maintained by MASSterList, the free daily news source covering state government in Massachusetts.

Monster.com
Use this online tool to create a resume, search for job openings, prepare for interviews, and launch your career.

PublicServiceCareers.org
According to APPAM, this is free, no-registration required tool is "the only career site geared for recent graduates that allows you to filter your search by degree level (bachelor's, master's, or doctorate). It includes tools to help you manage your search: filter and sort search returns, post your resume confidentially, set up a personal job-alert, and save search parameters."

Internships

Government Affairs Intern, Harvest Power
(Waltham, MA) posted 4/3

Summer Intern, The World Economic Forum
(New York, NY) posted 3/11

Federal Fiscal Policy Internships - Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
(Washington, DC)

Candidates should have an interest in federal fiscal as well as low-income policy issues, strong quantitative and writing skills, and some prior research and/or data analysis experience. Strong preference is given to candidates who are able to work full time over the duration of the internship. Preference is given to current and recently graduated undergraduates.

Marketing and Communications Interns (unpaid), McCormack Graduate School, UMass Boston

Gain valuable career-enhancing skills as you assist the Director of Marketing and Communications with research, writing, and creative projects to promote the McCormack Graduate School. At least two half days per week required. Send letter of interest with résumé, educational coursework in marketing and communications, two short writing samples, and contact information for two references (preferably UMass Boston professors).

Professional Writing Intern (unpaid), McCormack Graduate School, UMass Boston
(Boston, MA)

Gain valuable career-enhancing skills as you assist the Director of Marketing and Communications with news stories, magazine production, brochures, posters, and other written communiqués. At least two half days per week required. Send letter of interest with résumé, educational coursework in English and communications, two short writing samples, and contact information for two references (preferably UMass Boston professors).


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