Recruiting Timeline and Industry Insights: Government, Law & Public Policy

Recruiting Timeline and Industry Insights

Government, Law & Public Policy

Use the timelines and insights below to guide your search for opportunities in government, law, and public policy.

Note that the calendars below show general times when many organizations are recruiting, but many also have openings throughout the year or during times that are outside of their peak recruiting season.

government law and public policy full time job recruiting from december to may
government law and public policy internship recruiting year round

Industry Insights for Government, Law & Public Policy

Many organizations hire for positions that cover a variety of job functions. Be sure to read job descriptions in detail. You might be surprised to learn that a company you’d never thought of working with has a role that is perfectly suited to your skills and expertise!

Resume Verbs

  • Administered
  • Conducted
  • Counseled
  • Devised
  • Established
  • Evaluated
  • Improved
  • Motivated
  • Negotiated
  • Presented
  • Published
  • Researched
  • Supported
  • Trained

Job Roles/Functions

  • Budget Specialist
  • City Manager
  • Community Relations Manager
  • Crime Scene Investigator
  • Diplomat
  • Lawyer/Paralegal
  • Legislative Aide
  • Policy Research Assistant
  • Private Investigator
  • Private Security Consultant
  • Program or Policy Analyst
  • Regulatory Inspector

I want to…

establish principles of action.

fund priorities.

develop and maintain systems of rules.

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