Council of State Governments
  • 15-Jun-2022 to 15-Jul-2022 (EST)
  • HQ-Advancement
  • Lexington, KY, USA
  • $15.00
  • Hourly
  • Part Time

The Council of State Governments is the nation's largest nonpartisan organization serving all three branches of state elected and appointed officials. The Advancement team is a department within CSG that manages external partnerships to promote engagement and funding. The Advancement Fellow supports CSG Advancement staff and department priorities in the critical areas of research, data management, writing and event planning to ensure desired financial outcomes for the organization. This is a paid, part-time position ($15/hour) expected to begin summer/fall and continuing for nine months.


  • Identifies prospective new funders and qualified internal contacts.
  • Writes backgrounders, talking points, and memos to assist with meetings with funding partners.
  • Writes official CSG correspondence including proposals to secure external funding.
  • Writes Associates in Action articles and CSG Associates Face Time.
  • Corresponds with CSG members and contributors on their ability to attend CSG events and programs.
  • Assists with mailings.
  • Assist with data integrity and management.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Enrollment in an undergraduate or graduate program, preferably in political science, public administration, public policy, journalism, communications or related field required.
  • Experience in professional research, event planning and customer service preferred.
  • Must possess excellent writing skills & technology skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel.


Interested candidates must complete the online application and include their resume.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to characteristics including but not limited to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

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