Compliance Intern

Compliance Intern

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About Kasirer
Kasirer is a hands-on, service-oriented, results-driven firm that manages government relations and community affairs for a wide range of corporate and non-profit clients throughout New York City.

For two decades, we have been a leader in effecting government decision-making—every day advancing the interests of our clients with the unique speed and complexity, the energy and intelligence of New York. To learn more about Kasirer, please visit www.kasirer.nyc

About the Role
We are looking for a talented, hard-working individual to join Kasirer as a Compliance Intern for the unique opportunity to intern at one of New York State’s most prestigious lobbying and government relations firms. As one of the State and City’s top 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 political affairs professionals.

The ideal candidate will be a law student committed to a full year internship with the firm beginning in September 2021.

Responsibilities include

  • Update and maintain filings databases/spreadsheets
  • Assist in filing State and City bimonthly reports due in September, November, January, March, May, and July
  • Track and organize firm’s reportable lobbying activity
  • Track changes to lobbying compliance and political donations laws and regulations
  • Draft contract renewals
  • Join team meetings when possible
  • Assist the Contracts & Compliance Department with other tasks as needed

The Compliance Intern will have a unique opportunity to learn political/lobbying laws first-hand alongside experienced professionals. You will gain practical experience reviewing and negotiating contracts with prominent businesses across industry sectors.

Please submit resumes and cover letters to InternApplicants@kasirer.nyc.

Additional Information

  • Preference is given to current Law School students, as well as to candidates who have strong interest in political compliance.
  • Candidates must be available during critical bimonthly filing periods, including December-January and June-July.
  • This is a paid position.
  • Candidates 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.