Join Our Team

The Atlanta Council on International Relations has nearly a 70-year history of promoting the understanding of international affairs through the free exchange of ideas. ACIR's purpose is to develop a nucleus of informed opinion leaders on current foreign policy issues and ensure Atlanta is visible and engaged in the global arena.

Interns are a critical part of ACIR and contribute to its mission while gaining the opportunity to develop professional skills related to international affairs and policy issues. In addition, the candidate will also have the opportunity to network with national and international leaders. Course credit for interning with the ACIR is possible.

The ACIR is hiring interns for the following positions:

  • Assistant Director of Programs
  • Assistant Director of Media
  • Assistant Director of Marketing
  • Assistant Director of Membership Services
  • Assistant Director of Intern Services
  • Assistant Registrar
For a snapshot of intern responsibilities, please click here.

To Apply

Send a resume, a copy of your academic transcript, a recommendation letter, and a cover letter that highlights your background and interest in one or more of the above positions to Mr. Bob Thacker, Director of Intern Services, at rthacker@atlantacir.org. Job posts will also exist on LinkedIn, Facebook, Indeed, and on Handshake by November 1.

The application period will be open from November 1 to November 15, 2018. Decisions will then be made and applicants notified by December 1, 2018. The internship period will run from January 10 to May 24, 2019.

Please direct questions to Bob Thacker, rthacker@atlantacir.org or (404) 550-0715.

Atlanta Council on International Relations

4780 Ashford Dunwoody Road, Ste 540-165

Atlanta, GA 30338