Intern - Newgate Engage

Newgate is looking to hire an Intern to provide administrative and research support to our Engage team. The internship would be ideal for a recent graduate with an interest in the UK political system, particularly at a local level, and an ambition to work in communications.

SEC Newgate London office — Start date Jan 2020

Intern - Newgate Engage

The role would include:

  • Monitoring local, regional and national news on a daily basis,
  • Producing regular digests for internal and external audiences.
  • Providing administrative functions for the team.
  • Assisting with research on projects across a range of sectors, including housebuilding, energy, infrastructure and transport.
  • Assisting with regular updates to Newgate’s Who Runs My Council website

Newgate is a fast growing international communications agency with offices and affiliates in Europe, Asia, Australia and South America. This is a valuable opportunity for someone seeking to start a career in public affairs and communications and an ideal role for someone who has a strong academic record and, ideally, knowledge of the political or public policy environment.

  • Knowledge and understanding of the political and legislative processes at local authority level.
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skills and experience of working in a team
  • Computer skills: MS Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel

Please apply sending your CV and a covering letter/email to

NB We may appoint before the closing date

Job details

  • Job code: 140120Engage
  • Location: SEC Newgate London
  • Start date: Jan 2020
  • Expires: 06 Feb 2020
  • Salary: On application