Join TruStage (formerly CUNA Mutual Group) at our corporate headquarters in Madison, WI or hybrid as a Corporate & Legislative Affairs Intern! (Please note this internship is hybrid, but the preferred location is 101 Constitution Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20001.)
This position is designed to provide hands-on experience to acquire knowledge of methods, procedures and standards of the organization, allowing an opportunity for individuals to apply what they have learned in a classroom environment while gaining new skills in a dynamic professional setting. Specific activities will vary by department.
Conduct research on projects that require in-depth study and analysis. Gather and organize data for reports/projects.
Attend weekly Corporate and Legislative Affairs meetings and coordinated events for interns.
Write articles for inclusion in the monthly newsletter, The Federal Advocate.
Cover assigned Congressional and trade association meetings and prepare summaries.
Draft letters to various elected officials.
Assist in arranging site visits of elected officials.
Attend meet & greets with various TruStage managers/directors/officers.
Communicate with customer and/or representative, providing information, options and taking the necessary action as needed.
Assist with the creation of press releases and political grassroots action alerts.
Assist the TruStage Political Action Committee and opportunities to attend PAC events.
The above statement of duties is not intended to be all inclusive and other duties will be assigned from time to time.
Working towards a relevant degree or equivalent work experience
Strong analytical, critical thinking, problem-solving and decision-making skills
Demonstrated interpersonal and customer service skills
Excellent communications skills
Intellectual curiosity and the desire to learn
Pursuing bachelor’s degree in government, Law, Public Policy or related field.
Strong writing skills.
Inquisitive about public policy issues; intellectually curious.
Self-motivated and self-directed.
Ability to work independently.
Ability to work in a team environment and learn and grow with a results-focused work ethic.
Strong customer-orientation and excellent communication skills, i.e., verbal, written, interpersonal and presentation.
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail related to project planning and execution.
Compensation may vary based on level of relevant experience, year in school and number of previous internships.
Base Salary Range:
$18.00 – $28.00
TruStage has received numerous awards for being a top place to work: TruStage awards and recognition
Please provide your Work Experience and Education or attach a copy of your resume. Applications received without this information may be removed from consideration.
At TruStage, we’re on a mission to make a brighter financial future accessible to everyone. We put people first, and work hand in hand with employees and customers to create a diverse and inclusive environment. Passionate about building insurance, investment and technology solutions, we push the boundaries of what’s possible. We need you to help us shape what’s next. You’ll be encouraged to share your experiences, ideas and skills to help others take control of their financial future. If you’re ready to help make a difference, apply today.
TruStage is a place where everyone can bring their best self and thrive. If you need application or interview process accommodations, please contact the accessibility department.