Internships

Interested in an internship with Kasirer?

We are looking for talented, hard-working individuals to join Kasirer as a Government Relations Intern for the unique opportunity to intern at one of New York State’s most prestigious lobbying firms. As one of the State and City’s top lobbying and government affairs firms, you will have the opportunity to learn a broad range of skills in a fast-paced, exciting environment from a team of seasoned government affairs professionals.

Responsibilities include:

  • Drafting memos on policy and legislation
  • Compiling policy research
  • Attending City Council hearings on behalf of Kasirer clients
  • Attending elected official press conferences
  • Outreach to New York City elected officials and staff
  • Community outreach
  • Tracking legislation
  • Monitoring New York City political news and events
  • Assisting Kasirer senior staff with client strategy memos
  • Other tasks as needed

Applications for the Summer 2021 Cohort will close on Friday, April 16, 2021 at 5 PM. The intended start date for Summer 2021 is Monday, May 10, 2021 with the cohort concluding in August.

Please submit your application using the following Google Form. Only candidates who make it to the next round will be contacted due to the high volume of applicants.

Link to Form – https://forms.gle/XoyRbe1cN8YAYDcn9

If you have any questions, please e-mail InternApplicants@kasirer.nyc.

Additional Information:

  • Preference is given to current or rising college juniors and seniors, as well as to candidates who have previously interned with a political campaign, elected official, or government office.
  • These are paid positions.
  • Candidates must be available to work a minimum of 20 hours per week and can work no more than 30 hours per week.
  • Kasirer LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, military service and veteran status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws and ordinances.