Thursday, May 7, 2015

Government Affairs Internship with CH2M HILL

At CH2M HILL, our Enterprise Services Group gives you an opportunity to be at the core of an industry-leading, global organization. From accounting and marketing to sales and contracts, there are many opportunities to bring your talents to a trusted name in the industry.

Description and Desired Qualifications
Our U.S. Government Affairs Internship provides you with the chance to work with staff members in our Government Affairs  department assisting with covering a wide array of events, as well as research on an as-needed basis.   You should have successfully completed 2 years of undergraduate schooling, have advanced working knowledge of Microsoft Office/ Excel, have excellent oral and written skills, problem resolution capability, decision-making skills, and a sense of initiative. You should also have the desire to grow personally and professionally with each challenge.

Responsibilities include:
  • Meetings - Focus on Representing the Firm, Intel Gathering and Branding
  • Domestic Policy Issues
  • Capitol Hill
  • Research / Writing
  • Legislative
  • Voting Records & Member Research
  • Bill/Amendment Background
  • Federal Regulations
  • Federal Register
  • Competitive Grants
  • International Projects / Country Background
  • State and Local Government Affairs
  • Congressional Hearings / Markups
  • Coverage & Memorandum
  • Events
  • Congressional Events
  • Business Development Events
  • Public Policy Forums
  • General Administration Assistance 
Basic Qualifications
  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelors Degree program
  • Formal leadership experience
  • Proficient with MS Office

Preferred Qualifications
  • Excellent verbal communication skills, including experience delivering presentations
  • Excellent written communication skills 
Apply here.