Careers

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McLarty Associates prides itself on the team we put together. Our staff is made up of accomplished individuals who are committed to providing high quality service to our clients. Our hiring philosophy focuses on integrity, dynamism, and expertise. We offer competitive salaries and benefits.

McLarty Associates is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to sexual orientation, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Current Opportunities

Our Internship & Graduate Fellowship Program

Program Overview

McLarty Associates is proud to offer paid temporary positions through our Internship and Graduate Fellowship Program. We seek highly motivated students who are interested in learning more about the field of international strategic advising and who have a strong background in regional and international studies as well as economics, trade and/or business.

Interns and Graduate Fellows are an integral part of our team. The focus of the internship is on research and writing, however selected students are viewed as active participants in the entire client services process and thus get exposure beyond research.

Students who are currently attaining a Master’s degree are eligible to be a Graduate Fellow.

Our Internships and Graduate Fellowships are offered on a semester basis:

  • Spring: January to May (applications accepted beginning in mid-November)
  • Summer: June to August (applications accepted beginning in March)
  • Fall: September to December (applications accepted beginning in July)

Intern, Latin America Practice

McLarty Associates is seeking a graduate student or undergraduate senior for a paid semester internship focusing on Latin America, particularly Mexico, Central America, and the Andean region. Applicants for the position should meet the following criteria:

The ideal candidate is an accomplished researcher, has excellent writing skills in both English and Spanish, and is exceptionally organized, with an understanding of international politics, economics, business and culture.  He or she should have a strong background, demonstrated interest, and experience living or studying in Latin America, as well as fluency in Spanish.

Responsibilities of the internship include extensive research of public policy and business issues; translation, attending and reporting on speeches, panel discussions and policy forums of interest to the firm and clients; assisting professional staff with general office and administrative support; and a commitment to work a minimum of 20 hours per week from early-January through the end of May.

Interested applicants must send a detailed cover letter highlighting relevant experience and skills; a resume; and one short (no more than 3 pages) writing sample demonstrating strong research and concise writing on issues related to international politics or political economy to careers@maglobal.com. Please compile all application materials into a single PDF file.

Intern, Brazil & Southern Cone Practice

McLarty Associates is seeking a graduate student or undergraduate senior for a paid semester internship focusing on Latin America-Southern Cone (Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Uruguay). Applicants for the position should meet the following criteria:

The ideal candidate is an accomplished researcher, an excellent writer and exceptionally organized, with an understanding of international politics, economics, business and culture.  He or she should have a strong background, demonstrated interest, and experience living or studying in the countries mentioned above, as well as working knowledge of Portuguese.

Responsibilities of the internship include extensive research of public policy and business issues; translation; attending and reporting on speeches, panel discussions and policy forums of interest to the firm and clients; assisting professional staff with general office and administrative support; and commitment to work a minimum of 20 hours per week from early-January through the end of May.

Interested applicants must send a detailed cover letter highlighting relevant experience and skills; a resume; and one short (no more than 3 pages) writing sample demonstrating strong research and concise writing on issues related to international politics or political economy to careers@maglobal.com. Please compile all application materials into a single PDF file.

Intern, Southeast Asia Practice

McLarty Associates is seeking a graduate student or undergraduate senior for a paid semester internship focusing on Southeast Asia. Applicants for the position should meet the following criteria:

The ideal candidate is an accomplished researcher, an excellent writer and is exceptionally organized, with an understanding of international politics, economics, business and culture.  He or she should have a strong background, demonstrated interest, and experience living or studying in Southeast Asia.  Fluency in a regional language, particularly in Indonesian or Vietnamese, is preferred but not required.

Responsibilities of the internship include extensive research of public policy and business issues; attending and reporting on speeches, panel discussions and policy forums of interest to the firm and clients; assisting professional staff with general office and administrative support; and a commitment to work a minimum of 20 hours per week from early-January through the end of May.

Interested applicants must send a detailed cover letter highlighting relevant experience and skills; a resume; and one short (no more than 3 pages) writing sample demonstrating strong research and concise writing on issues related to international politics or political economy to careers@maglobal.com. Please compile all application materials into a single PDF file.