Tuesday, April 12, 2016

GE U.S. Government Affairs and Policy Summer Internship

The Government Affairs and Policy Summer Internship is a 2-4 month assignment based in our Washington D.C. office. The position will support the Government Affairs team and work on projects assigned by GE's Government Affairs and Policy leadership team

Essential Responsibilities
  • Research and report on US public policy and regulatory issues such as, financial services, energy, healthcare and transportation 
  • Attend relevant internal and external meetings/briefings 
  • Create and edit presentation and briefing materials 
  • Develop, maintain and support databases as needed 
  • Coordinate office requests such as responding to internal & external requests for information and documentation 
  • Assist with logistics for high-level visits and events 
  • Special assignments / projects as assigned
  • Must be a full time student who has completed their Sophomore year at an undergraduate university, pursuing degrees in international relations, politics, economics, public policy or similar discipline 
  • Minimum of a 3.5 or above cumulative GPA

  • Eligibility Requirements:
  • 40 hour per week commitment 
  • Must be willing to work out of the Washington D.C. office 
  • Must be able to commit 2-4 months 
  • Must submit your application for employment through COS (Internal Candidates) or GECareers.com (External Candidates) to be considered for this opening 
  • Must be able to satisfy the requirements of Section 19 of the Federal Deposit Insurance 
  • GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

  • Desired Characteristics
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite 
  • Strong communication skills – written and verbal 
  • Demonstrated initiative 
  • Excellent analytical skills

  • Apply here.