The U.S Currency Education Program (CEP) of the Federal Reserve Board (Board) educates a global public on the design and security features of Federal Reserve notes. To achieve their goals, the CEP manages uscurrency.gov, produces hardcopy and digital resources, offers counterfeit trainings, maintains three mobile apps, conducts domestic and international stakeholder engagement, and performs social media outreach. The CEP intern will field public inquiries, track media mentions, analyze product data, conduct research supporting CEP outreach initiatives, and participate in public-facing communications projects. The intern will also have the opportunity to lead team meetings and attend skills development workshops. At the end of their internship, the CEP intern will create and present on a topic of their choosing. Typically, these presentations focus on an improvement project for CEP staff consideration.
Competencies/Learning Objectives: Action-oriented, learning on the fly, presentation skills
Suggested Major/Minor: Communications, Public Relations, Marketing, Finance, Economics, or a related field
Required Skills and Knowledge: Proficient in research methods, data analysis, and all Microsoft Office applications
Preferred Skills: Experience with Adobe CS, social media marketing, or data visualization tools
Required Documents: Resume, cover letter, and unofficial transcript
This internship can be completed virtually. US Citizenship is required for all Board internships and applicants must be current students, graduating from their program fall 2022 or later.
Full vaccination is required as a condition of employment, unless a legally required exception applies.
Learn more about our internship program: https://www.federalreserve.gov/careers-internships.htm
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