Project Code: PBGC-USA-1

Advancing Retirement Security Through Plain Language

Project Title Advancing Retirement Security Through Plain Language
Project Summary Gain practical experience in a government setting; learn about the pension and retirement industries; interact among a collaborative virtual team work environment; and develop effective writing and editing skills by working with the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC).
Country United States
Agency Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation
DoS Office N/A
Post N/A
Section N/A
Number of Interns 1
Project Description

This internship is within the Communications, Outreach and Legislative Affairs Department (COLAD). COLAD will provide an opportunity to positively impact the retirement incomes of America’s workers and retirees receiving pension payments. The internship will provide writing and editing exposure with the following focus areas:
• PBGC’s benefit estimate process
• MyPBA features
• Plain language content editing
• Internal Communications

Required Skills or Interests
Analytical writing
Data analysis
Editing and proofreading
Additional Information

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