Careers

Thank you for your interest in McLarty Associates.

At McLarty Associates, we pride ourselves 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.

Full-Time Positions

 

Intern/Graduate Fellow Positions

  • Intern/Graduate Fellow, Africa (see below)
  • Intern/Graduate Fellow, Northern Latin America (see below)


Internship and Graduate Fellowship Program Overview

McLarty Associates is proud to offer paid temporary positions through our Internship and Graduate Fellowship Program. We seek highly motivated individuals who are interested in learning more about the field of international strategic advising and who have a strong background in regional or international studies, 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 interns/graduate fellows are viewed as active participants in the entire client services process and get exposure beyond research.

Individuals who are currently attaining, or have obtained, a Master’s degree are eligible to be Graduate Fellows.

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

  • Spring: January to May
  • Summer: June to August
  • Fall: September to December

Current Opportunities

Intern/Graduate Fellow, Africa

McLarty Associates is seeking a bright, resourceful individual for an entry-level, paid, spring internship/graduate fellowship to support our Sub-Saharan Africa practice. This position may also lend occasional support to one of our Managing Partners. The internship/graduate fellowship will be from January through May 2020. We are seeking an individual who can commit to work approximately 30-40 hours per week.

Internship/graduate fellowship responsibilities generally include:

  • conducting extensive research of public policy, international, and business issues;
  • writing memos, compiling biographies, preparing presentations;
  • monitoring regional news outlets;
  • 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
  • other duties as assigned.

We are seeking individuals who are:

  • accomplished researchers;
  • excellent writers;
  • exceptionally organized with an independent and creative nature;
  • strong critical thinkers;
  • inclined to take initiative and anticipate the needs of the team;
  • attentive to details;
  • able to operate in a fast-paced work environment while maintaining a high level of professionalism and confidentiality;
  • able to remain poised under pressure and juggle multiple projects at a time;
  • proficient with PowerPoint, Excel, Office 365, and other business applications and media platforms.

Ideal candidates for this position possess an understanding of international politics, economics, trade, technology, government relations, business, culture, and entrepreneurship. In addition to the skills and abilities listed above, the applicant should have a robust background, demonstrated interest, and/or experience living or studying in a country within Sub-Saharan Africa. Regional language strongly preferred for this role, particularly French, but not required. 

Interested applicants must submit an application that includes:

  • Cover Letter highlighting relevant experience and skills;
  • Resume; and
  • Short Writing Sample (no more than 3 pages) demonstrating strong research and concise writing on issues related to Africa, international politics, or political economy. The preferred format for the writing sample is that of a policy memo or blog post.

Please compile all application materials into one PDF document and send it to careers@maglobal.com with the subject line, “Last Name, Africa Intern.”

We are accepting applications between November 14, 2019 – December 16, 2019.

 

Intern/Graduate Fellow, Northern Latin America

McLarty Associates is seeking a bright, resourceful individual for an entry-level, paid, internship/graduate fellowship primarily focused on Northern Latin America. We are seeking an individual who can work part-time (approx. 20-30 hours/week) from January through May 2020.

Internship/graduate fellowship responsibilities generally include:

  • conducting extensive research of public policy, international, and business issues;
  • writing memos, compiling biographies, preparing presentations;
  • monitoring regional news outlets;
  • 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
  • other duties as assigned.

We are seeking individuals who are:

  • accomplished researchers;
  • excellent writers;
  • exceptionally organized with an independent and creative nature;
  • strong critical thinkers;
  • inclined to take initiative and anticipate the needs of the team;
  • attentive to details;
  • able to operate in a fast-paced work environment while maintaining a high level of professionalism and confidentiality;
  • able to remain poised under pressure and juggle multiple projects at a time;
  • proficient with PowerPoint, Excel, Office 365, and other business applications and media platforms.

Ideal candidates for this position possess an understanding of international politics, economics, trade, technology, government relations, business, culture, and entrepreneurship. Applicants should also have a robust background, demonstrated interest, and/or experience living or studying in Northern Latin America. Preferred applicants must be fluent in Spanish.

Interested applicants must submit an application that includes:

  • Cover Letter highlighting relevant experience and skills;
  • Resume; and
  • Short Writing Sample (no more than 3 pages) demonstrating strong research and concise writing on issues related to Latin America, international politics, or political economy.

Please compile all application materials into one PDF document and send it to careers@maglobal.com with the subject line “Last Name, LatAm Intern.”

We are accepting applications between Dec. 4, 2019 – Dec. 16, 2019.