International Trade Policy and Research Internship

Bryant Christie Inc.
  • Location
    Seattle, Washington
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  • Posted
    Jun 13

Position description

Bryant Christie Inc. (BCI) helps companies and industry organizations eliminate trade barriers, develop new markets, and manage their international government affairs. Our work is focused on clients in the agricultural, food, and beverage sectors. We do this with our unique set of international services that provide strategic solutions combined with a global vision. BCI offers clients a unique package of global policy, marketing, research, and Internet-based products and services.  

The intern will be part of the Global Access team assisting with international trade research, policy analysis and monitoring regulatory changes.  The ideal candidate is:

  • junior or senior undergraduate student;
  • a student of international affairs, political science, economics, business administration, agricultural sciences or related fields;
  • interested in learning about foreign policy;
  • detail oriented and organized;
  • comfortable using Excel and handling databases; and
  • fluent in a second language (preferred but not required).

This is a paid internship and the intern is expected to commit 12 hours per week, but we are flexible when coordinating with class schedules. The internship will run from July 1st - November 30th.

The position is competitive, and interns are given substantive work, gain exposure to international trade issues, and gain experience in working in a professional office setting. Upon successful completion of an internship, interns are provided with interview training and letters of recommendation, if appropriate.

Application instructions

We are accepting application for our Seattle office through June 25, 2018 for internships for the Summer/Autumn 2018 quarter/semester. To apply for an internship please send via email, a cover letter, resume, and 1-2 page writing sample, preferably on an international topic. An excerpt from a previous class paper is acceptable.  

Bryant Christie Inc.
Attn: Heather Daveno
1418 Third Avenue, Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98103
E-mail: [email protected]

Bryant Christie Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, marital or familial status.

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