How to Apply: firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing Date: January 28
Job Description: Utah Cultural Alliance Advocacy Fellowship (Internship)
About UCA: In existence since 1980, the Utah Cultural Alliance is dedicated to: advancing grassroots involvement in public policy; fostering a sense of community through cultural events; nurturing collaboration between cultural organizations, government, private business, and individuals; developing a dynamic cultural environment by drawing from the richness of the past, the vitality of the present, and the promise of the future; and supporting both cultural creativity and preservation.
Responsibilities of the Advocacy Fellow:
Attend all meetings and take notes for the following appropriations committees at the legislature: Business Economic Labor, Appropriations sub-committee, Natural Resources Appropriations sub-committee, Public Education Appropriations sub-committee, and Executive Appropriations
Assist staff in drafting annual candidate survey
Assist staff in drafting annual legislator score cards
Assist staff in drafting advocacy materials
Assist staff in planning Arts Day on the Hill and Museums Day on the Hill
Assist staff with managing the cultural caucus
Assist staff with keeping UCA members informed of advocacy developments
Assist UCA staff with arranging and attending lobbying meetings as interested/time permits
Necessary availability is primarily in the mornings.
The ideal candidate is a student in a field related to arts, humanities, or nonprofit administration and is interested in pursuing a career in the field. Creativity is valued. Candidate must have excellent writing skills and proficient use of Microsoft Office.
Location: Salt Lake City
Status: part time