Fellowship (City of St. Louis Mayor’s Office)
We are offering three spring semester fellowships in the Mayor’s Office. Mayor Tishaura Jones is committed to building a St. Louis where everyone can thrive. Join us to learn more about how local government works, project management, and public relations. We are seeking individuals above the age of 18.
Our fellowship positions are as follows. Please indicate in your cover letter which position you are applying for.
· Communications Fellow
· Data Analysis Fellow
· Policy Research Fellow
Our Communications Fellow will directly support our team to stay on top of the news and ready to share highlights of city work. This fellow will assist with tasks including but not limited to compiling daily press clippings, drafting communications products including letters, talking points, video scripts, and more. They will also serve as advance staff for press events and work with departments on special projects.
Data Analysis Fellow
Our Data Analysis Fellow will assist our office to create data visualizations and manage the intake of data from various departments. They will help us to identify key performance indicators for various departmental initiatives and compile reports as requested. They will work with our Chief Equity Officer to determine progress on the City’s Equity Indicators and assess ongoing racial equity work.
Policy Research Fellow
Our Policy Research Fellow will assist our office in preparing one-pagers, memos, and testimony for legislative proposals. They will research initiatives and pitch ideas to the team regarding potential ordinance changes. They will produce guides to the legislative process useful for public education. They will assess previous ordinances for potential updates and quantify the impact of legislative proposals.
In addition to the tasks listed above all fellows are expected to do administrative tasks as assigned.