Friday, September 30, 2016

Job Opportunity

Business Development Associate - International Development 
Washington, DC 

As a Business Development Associate, you will support partnership strategy and implementation of GeoPoll's international development (social sector) growth into new markets.

You will be part of a team that is passionately committed to expanding to our base of international development clients such as USAID, DFID, MCC, World Bank, and the United Nations.

In this role you will promote partnership strategy and drive business activities in support of our Business Development team located in Washington D.C. You will collaborate with a wide variety of partners and create new ways to drive processes and procedures, and offer perspective to improve operations. You enjoy working with the analytics required to prepare budgets and draft concept notes and proposal sections for social sector clients. Additionally, you excel in a team-oriented environment that includes working on projects in parallel, and a flexibility to work on special projects when needed. You are a self-starter who is excited to work in a start-up environment.

Develop internal and external agendas and facilitate meetings
Prepare budgets for social sector clients
Assist with the creation of presentations and marketing materials
Review and analyze potential opportunities for compliance and procurement considerations for USG-funded and other donor-funded requirements
Work closely with cross-functional teams to maintain contact and follow up on action items
Coordinate and support the Business Development team financial projections and budgeting processes

BA/BS degree in Business, International Relations, or related field
2 years of experience on a business development team supporting international development clients
In-depth experience using Microsoft Office products that include MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel

Preferred Qualifications
Experience working on USAID proposals
Familiarity in developing countries, particularly Africa, Asia and the Middle East

Job Type: Full-time

Required education: Bachelor's

Required experience: Business Development: 2 years

Apply now:

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Job Opportunity

Intelligence Analyst
Booz Allen Hamiliton
Full-Time Job

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering, and innovation expertise.
Provide program analyst support to senior-level managers within the Intelligence Community (IC). Support the design and drafting of various intelligence products, including briefings, memos, and reports for publication or presentation to senior-level managers and policy makers. Facilitate meetings and other events for all IC partner projects and disseminate work appropriately. Advise leadership on the establishment of various mechanisms to coordinate production across the IC and ensure that IC managers and analysts are fully cognizant of all related production by partner agencies and commands. Maintain awareness of production redundancy and shortfalls, communicate this to managers, and provide recommendations to maximize production reaching the broadest customer base within the specific AOR.
-10+ years of experience with program analysis in the intelligence community concentrated on South Asia
-Experience with Microsoft Office
-Ability to manage competing priorities
-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph
-BA or BS degree required

-Experience with IC research tools and databases
-Experience in Asian security or political studies, including political, economic, and national security issues
-Ability to fluently speak and read Asian languages of interest
-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
-Possession of excellent analytical and organizational skills
Application Process
Job Number: 01198299
Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance with polygraph is required.
Integrating the full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems, working by their side to help them achieve their missions. Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.
We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet
Job National Security and Defense
Primary Location United States-Virginia-McLean
Travel No


Internship: Japan Research

Research Program Internship
 Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA
Hourly wage: $11.50
20-35 hours/week
Washington, D.C.

DEADLINE: October 7, 2016

Research Program Internship - Paid
Fall 2016

Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA is an independent, non-profit, non-partisan, American institution located in Washington, D.C. and devoted to research, analysis, and better understanding of the U.S.-Japan relationship. Research programs focus on security, economics, business, trade, cybersecurity, and other common challenges.
The Research Program Intern will assist with fellows research, event logistics, publication distribution, contact database management, program development, and other administrative tasks as needed.
This position requires a time commitment of about 20-35 hours per week on a flexible schedule. Sasakawa USA will pay the Research Program Intern $11.50/hour. The Research Program Intern tasks will be tailored to individual experience and research interests. The deadline to apply is Friday, October 7, 2016.
The Research Program Internship will start in late October and last until December with the possibility of an extension.

  • Attend and produce reports on conferences, meetings, and other programs through Sasakawa USA and affiliated organizations
  • Perform research on select U.S. - Japan and US- Asia issues and new programs
  • Event planning/ logistics (RSVP managment, invitations, site visits, etc)
  • Other responsibilities as needed
Preferred Skills
  • Current students in or graduate of Master Degree program in Japanese Studies or related field
  • Event planning experience
  • Knowledge of Constant Contact or other email contact management system
  • Japanese reading and writing ability (N3 or better)
  • Japanese-to-English translation experience
  • Current student in or graduate of Bachelor Degree in trade, foreign and defense policy with a focus on Asia or related field (Political Science, International Relations, East Asian Studies, History, etc.)
  • Demonstrated interest in the U.S.-Japan relationship as part of regional and global issues, China & Korea and/or S.E. Asia preferred
  • Experience in media related issues, ideally the interaction of media and policy makers
  • Residence in or around the Washington metropolitan area.
  • Strong computer skills including working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat, Google Drive, and Windows
  • Excellent English language writing, editing, and research skills
  • Ability to carry out tasks independently while working under a fellow with his specific projects, including research for book examining media/policy maker relations
  • Professional, can do, will do attitude
  • Flexible schedule
  • Authorization to work in the United States

Application Process
DEADLINE:October 7, 2016
To apply, please send resume, cover letter and a brief writing sample to Brian Graf at Sasakawa USA. Cover letter should detail your interest in Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA, how your past experience relates to the above responsibilities, and your dates of availability. Include your name and title "Research Intern" in the subject line. The deadline to apply is Friday, October 7, 2016.
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, age, disability, or genetic information.


Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Internship: Asia Business

Asia Business Internship- Fall 2016
 Duration: 3 months to 1 year
Hourly wage: $10
Flexible Hours
Bethesda, Maryland

DEADLINE: November 30, 2016

Asia Business Internship (Current College Students) – Fall 2016
Pacific Bridge Medical (PBM) is an international medical consulting firm focused on Asia ( PBM assists medical companies with regulatory issues and business development in Asia.
PBM is currently seeking college students in the Washington DC area who are interested in Asian business issues. This is an outstanding opportunity to be a key player at the company and to learn in a fast-paced business environment. All the work done at PBM involves Asia and business in Asia, so this is an excellent chance for those interested in the region to put their knowledge to practice.
This internship will be in a fast paced environment with abundant room to grow and perform.
All travel expenses will be reimbursed and after one month of being employed, pay will be based on performance. Starting compensation: $10/hr. Exceptional performance with an opportunity for a raise
  • Research/Writing on Asia medical topics
  • Assist with medical consulting projects
  • Assist with marketing reports and Google analytics
  • Database work
  • Other related duties as required

  • Must have at least a 3.5 GPA or higher
  • Must be extremely detail oriented
  • Must have a strong interest in Asia (majoring in Asian studies, taken courses on Asia, or studied Asian languages)
  • Must be hardworking, dedicated, loyal, and able to multi-task
  • Must have strong English skills

Application Process
DEADLINE:November 30, 2016
Interested candidates should review our website at to learn more about our business. Please send your resume and a detailed cover letter explaining what skills you can bring to our company and your interest in this position to Kandace Nguyen Resumes received without cover letters referencing this specific position will not be considered. No phone calls please.

Requested Documents:
  • Cover Letter
  • Writing Sample
  • Unofficial Transcript

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Internship: China

Data Analyst / HR Partner / Marketing Intern

 Industry: Consulting
Duration: 3-6 months
30-40 hours per week
Stipend: RMB1000-3000
Shanghai area, China, People's Republic of

DEADLINE: September 30, 2016 

It is one of the leading financial consulting companies to work with company management to reduce employee turnover rates through efficient management methods.
Marketing Intern
  • Assist in the development and execution of a marketing strategy for the company
  • Conduct research and assist in the development of compelling sales and marketing framework (including product documents, white papers, legal opinions and case studies) to engage and educate customers, energize the market around new products and features, and generate in-bound leads
  • Assist in the management of all advertising activities, optimizing search and social ads, webinars, trade shows, email marketing, social events, newsletters, press releases etc
  • Assist in the management of the Companies PR campaigns and corporate presence including content, video presentations, PPT presentations, brochure design, logo, website, client interfacing etc
Your profile:
  • 1. Happy, positive, and “can do” attitude
  • 2. Clever, ambitious, creative and able to innovate
  • 3. Excellent communication skills in verbal and written form 
  • 4. Knowledge of Adobe products or other design software a plus
  • 5. College graduate with a degree in marketing or international trade
  • 6. Fluent either in English with conversational level Mandarin or Mandarin with proficient English

Data Analyst 

  • Conduct research and do data analysis to support product development, improve customer satisfaction, and optimize sales & marketing materials, primarily to engage and educate customers, energize the market around new products and features, and generate in-bound leads
  • Collect and analyze end-user’s consumption and platform usage data
  •  Develop analysis reports for both our company and our clients to understand their employee’s consumption habits and how to consistently improve their quality of life
Your profile:
  • 1. Bachelor’s or currently enrolled
  • 2. Excellent data analysis skills; high responsibility
  • 3. Innovative thinking; willing to learn and be creative
HR Partner 

  • Be responsible for design and development of compelling internal and external newsletters (including good HR practices, company activities, legal opinions and case studies) to engage and educate employees
  •  Conduct external market research on employee engagement and share on company platform (white papers, articles, and thoughts)
  • Assist in the management of all employee activities, organization of HR webinars, social events, newsletters, press releases etc. and prepare public speaking presentations
  • Assist in the management of the Company’s presence including company culture, key values, and structural design

Your profile:
1. Bachelor’s or currently enrolled
2. Good design skill, excellent article writing skill, good taste
3. Clever, ambitious, creative and able to innovate
4. Excellent communication skills in verbal and written form
5. Both English and Mandarin proficiency

Application Process
DEADLINE:September 30, 2016 

Apply Now! Pls. email your CV with cover letter to us at, indicating your qualification for the position and starting date, duration or visit for online application. Upon receipt of your application, we will invite the shortlisted candidates for Skype interview by email. 
Your trip to China will be a great contribution to your career!

Interest but have a question, please. feel free to email: for more details. 

Summer Internship

National Security Agency Intelligence and Language Analysis Internships-Summer 2017

U.S. National Security Agency (NSA)
Fort Meade, Maryland 

DEADLINE: October 9, 2016 

The National Security Agency (NSA) employs some of the most intelligent people in the intelligence business. Our professionals work diligently to protect our nations information systems, gather and analyze foreign intelligence, and solve a number of challenges not found in the private sector. 

Spend your summer in an intense and exciting 12-week internship in either Intelligence Analysis (IA) or Foreign Language Analysis (LA). You will gain practical experience while putting your skills to work in the U.S. Intelligence Community, working for the world's technology leader and top cryptologic organization. IA/LA Internships are located in the Baltimore, MD/Washington, DC area and open to both undergraduate and graduate students nearing their final year of study.
Both programs present unparalleled access to the tools and methods used by professional analysts to gather intelligence and access to the professionals themselves. Training is combined with an apprenticeship to senior NSA intel/language analysts where interns can see first hand how the work is done.

The Intelligence Analysis (Job ID #1070634) and Language Analysis (Job ID #1071633) programs are looking for students in the following fields of study: International Affairs/Politics/Relations, Intelligence/Security Studies, Regional Studies, Economics, Decision/Information/Data Science, Multiple courses in computer science, networking, technology or telecommunications 

*Language Analysis Program applicants must have proficiency in one of the following languages: Arabic, Chinese, Farsi, Korean, and/or Russian

Applications for both programs are accepted from May 15 through Oct. 15, 2016. All internships are paid salary commensurate with education level and occur between mid-May and mid-August 2017.

All internships are paid - salary is commensurate with education level
Annual leave, sick leave, and paid federal holidays
Travel reimbursement available for students attending schools in excess of 75 miles from Ft. Meade, MD
Subsidized housing accommodations available upon request if school is in excess of 75 miles from Ft. Meade, MD
  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Must be eligible to be granted a security clearance
  • Must have at least one semester or quarter of college study after the internship
  • Must be available for an operational interview, testing, and other applicable processing intermittently between June 2016 and January 2017

Application Process
DEADLINE:October 9, 2016

Requested Documents:
  • Unofficial Transcript 

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Internship Opportunity

McGuireWoods/NLF Undergraduate Internship Program Spring 2017

 16 hours (minimum) per week for 12 weeks
Stipend: $1000
Washington, DC 

DEADLINE: November 15, 2016 at 6 pm Eastern

McGuireWoods LLP, the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA), and the NAPABA Law Foundation (NLF) invite you to apply for the McGuireWoods/NLF Undergraduate Internship Program. The Program supports students interested in the legal profession and helps students develop a commitment to advocacy on behalf of the Asian Pacific American (APA) community. 

Internship Placement
The Program seeks to achieve these goals by providing undergraduate students with meaningful internship experiences at the NAPABA and NLF offices in Washington, D.C.

The intern will be awarded a stipend of $1,000 for the internship duration of 16 hours per week (minimum) for 12 weeks. Funding for this program is generously provided by McGuireWoods LLP
  • Conducting research on issues affecting APAs and the legal profession
  • Coordinating the activities of NAPABA’s committees on civil rights, immigration, community service, and pro bono issues
  • Attending events and meetings in the APA and legal community
  • Assisting with the planning and execution of special events such as the annual convention and lobby day
  • Performing other tasks to support NAPABA/NLF staff as necessary. Up to 50% of the intern’s time may be spent on projects for NLF

  •  High degrees of resourcefulness, problem-solving, and initiative
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and projects
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Interest in law, events, and/or public policy

Application Process
DEADLINE:November 15, 2016 

To apply, email a cover letter, résumé, list of three references, and a writing sample in a single PDF document to AuriaJoy Asaria at with the subject line “McGuireWoods/NLF Undergraduate Internship.” The cover letter should discuss your interest in working at NAPABA and/or working on issues of importance to the APA community. Deadline to submit an application is November 15 at 6 p.m. Eastern.

Requested Documents:
  • Cover Letter
  • Writing Sample 
  • List of References

Internship Opportunity: TEEA

Trade, Economic, and Energy Affairs (TEEA) Internship

3-6 Months
Approximate Hours Per Week: 20-40
Hourly Wage: $13
Washington, DC 

DEADLINE: October 14, 2016

The National Bureau of Asian Research (NBR) is seeking paid, full- and part-time interns for 3-6 months to join the Trade, Economic, and Energy Affairs (TEEA) group starting in the fall of 2016. The minimum is three months, but priority is given to those who are available longer. The intern will focus on a variety of TEEA programs, including but not limited to the Energy Security Program and the Pacific Energy Summit. This internship is supervised by the TEEA senior director.

Project & Work Descriptions

NBR’s Energy Security Program convenes senior policy and industry leaders and Asia energy specialists to engage in high-level discussions of Asia’s energy policies and their implications for geopolitics. Experts share insights and recommendations through a number of channels, including roundtables, a spring workshop, NBR’s annual Energy Security Report, and a public fall launch. 

TEEA interns have the opportunity to work closely with project managers and senior experts on all aspects of the Program, including: preparing program and event materials; maintaining registration lists; assisting with travel, outreach, and event logistics; and supporting program research needs. 

Launched in 2009, NBR’s annual Pacific Energy Summit is an invitation-only event that convenes leaders from government, business, and research to explore innovative solutions to the dual challenges of rising energy demand and climate change. Every year, the Summit engages more than 200 senior policy and industry leaders, representing over 25 countries. By bridging the commercial, public, and nonprofit sectors, the Summit informs policy and inspires collaboration to help support sustainable economic development. Key deliverables for the series include the annual Summit, working papers, policy interviews, final report, and Capitol Hill report launch. 

For the Summit series, TEEA interns provide administrative, outreach, and logistical support for the annual Summit; the Capitol Hill discussion and launch of the Summit findings; and roundtables and briefings. Core responsibilities include: conducting background research as necessary, preparing event materials, maintaining registration lists, tracking and following-up on invitations, and assisting with travel and event logistics.

Additionally, interns will support TEEA on other group-related activities, and work closely with project managers and senior experts in developing and managing roundtables, logistics, and outreach, particularly on energy and economic engagement. 
  • Event Planning: Providing administrative support to conferences, workshops, presentations, and briefings (drafting agendas and invitations; assisting with travel, accommodation, and venue arrangements; note-taking, etc.)
  • Project Assistance: Drafting, reviewing, fact-checking, proofreading, and formatting documents related to TEEA programs, including but not limited to briefing materials, agendas, website content, key thematic issues, and related publications and/or other materials as appropriate
  • Research Support: Providing substantive research assistance for project teams and scholars, including gathering articles on current events and background on key individuals, attending and summarizing local events on trade and energy, conducting an interview with an expert in the TEEA field
  • Publications Support: Reviewing, fact-checking, proofreading, and formatting publications; assisting with publications distribution (including mailings), etc
  • Database Administration: Maintaining and updating project databases; data entry and research for institutional and project databases
  • Phone Support: Answering incoming calls to the organization
  • Other: Participating in and supporting other NBR activities as needed

  • Upperclassman BA student, current MA student, or recent graduate preferred, working towards or holding a relevant degree
  • The ideal applicant should be a motivated self-starter who can work independently or as part of a team; pay acute attention to detail; be organized; work well under pressure; and have excellent written, oral, and research skills
  • S/he must have substantive expertise on specific countries and issues (substantive knowledge and/or language skills) and must be able to understand each project’s scope/relevance in order to work effectively with scholars and other stakeholders

Application Process
DEADLINE:October 14, 2016

The deadline for applications is Friday, October 14th, however, qualified applications received first will be given priority. Incomplete applications will not be considered. To apply, submit the following to Grace DeMun:

• Application form (
• Cover letter that details your qualifications, interests, and availability
• Resume
• A brief writing sample on a topic related to your field of study
• Contact information of three references, including name, title, affiliation, relationship to you, phone number, email address

Ms. Grace DeMun
The National Bureau of Asian Research
Phone: (206) 632-7370

Requested Documents:
  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Other Documents

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Internship Opportunity: Japan

English Teaching Internship (TESOL) in Japan at Ibaraki Christian University 

Unpaid Internship
Hours Per Week: 25 or more
Duration: minimum of 8 weeks
Hitachi, Japan

DEADLINE: April 30, 2017

In the teaching English to speakers of other languages (TESOL) internship program, interns help undergraduate English majors in Japan to improve their English. Interns will work with students in and outside of the classroom to help them academically, provide communication practice and create opportunities where students can use their English in nonacademic settings such as playing games, sports and other extracurricular activities. Interns will learn how to plan, execute and improve these activities through working with students and university professors. They will also learn how to be effective educators in English as a foreign language settings. We are looking for interested students who would like to do an international internship related to teaching English as a foreign language and Asian culture. We welcome students of all religious faiths and cultures and secular humanists. If you are interested in this unpaid internship position in Ibaraki, Japan, please visit for more information. Please note that the position is ongoing and applications are welcome at all times. 

Keywords: Japan, Japanese, Asia, Asian, TESOL, TEFL, teacher, English, internship, intern, educator, culture
  • Must be a college or university student
  • Be fluent in English
  • Have excellent communication skills 
  • Be interested in international and intercultural exchange in Japan and Asia.
Application Process
DEADLINE:April 30, 2017

Please visit follow the links for more information and to download an application form. Inquiries should be addressed to . 

Requested Documents:
  • Resume
  • Other Documents