Internship Opportunity

The Opportunity:  
Forward Justice is currently looking for interns to  join an upbeat, innovative team of motivated individuals passionate about changing the socio-political landscape in the Southern states of the former Confederacy.  
What You Will Gain:  
As a Forward Justice intern, you will:  
Receive hands-on coaching and career counseling that will assist in developing you as a professional and bring clarity to your career trajectory.  
Gain hands-on professional development in the areas of networking, administrative support and communication strategies.  
Join a diverse peer network of global changemakers.  
Learn to navigate the world of professional interactions through attendance of local community gatherings, press events, and decision-making meetings.   
Increase your knowledge of multiple human rights and social justice issues and campaign work.  
Who We Look For:  
The ideal candidate thrives in professional environments in which creativity and innovation are  valued parts of daily operations.   
Is a self-starter able to effectively manage time and prioritize tasks. 
Values diversity and is able to embrace new ideas, customs, and perspectives.  
Possesses a sense of adventure and is able to use challenges as opportunities for personal and professional growth.  
Necessary Skills  
The ideal candidate:  
Possesses some knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and data-input platforms.  
Is skilled in both written and spoken communication.  
Can navigate popular social media outlets (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.).  
Is able to receive and utilize constructive feedback. 
Beginning Date:  
Interns are hired on a rolling basis beginning January 30th, 2017. Our interns typically work 50 hours spanned over a program period of 5-8 weeks. Daily work schedules are flexible and can be structured to accommodate  class/work schedules.  
Contact Us:  
If you are interested in joining the dynamic Forward Justice team, please send your resume and cover letter with the subject line "Forward Justice Internships" to J. Anthony Holbert at  Please include your expected date of graduation. We look forward to hearing from you.