(Office of the President)NON-PAID Student Volunteer Intern
Job Title:NON-PAID Student Volunteer Intern (Office of the President)
Agency:Overseas Private Investment Corporation
Job Announcement Number:OPIC-INTER-2015-0066
|$0.00 to $0.00 / Per Year|
|Saturday, August 22, 2015 to Tuesday, December 15, 2015|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full-Time or part-time – 1 year or less|
|MANY vacancies – Washington DC, DC|
WHO MAY APPLY:
|Students who are a U.S. Citizens must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment (at least half-time) in a relevant college degree program (diploma, certificate, etc.) either at the graduate or Undergraduate-level; students should be, at minimum, starting their third year (or equivalent credit hours) in their Undergraduate degree program at the time the internship would be served. Internship for 2016 Spring Semester.|
- Not Required
- Must be registered for Selective Service if applicable (www.sss.gov).
- NON-PAID Student Opportunity
- Applicants must be able to obtain and maintain a background investigation
- Must be a U.S. Citizen
- Must submit a current 2015 transcript or proof of enrollment.
This intern will assist the staff of the President’s Office with a broad range of projects including the production and maintenance of OPIC promotional materials, preparation of briefing materials and talking points for the President, research projects, and business development.
The intern should have a background and knowledge of international development and foreign affairs, international business, or finance; Possess strong research skills and good presentation and inter-personal skills; Demonstrate excellent written communication skills, with an academic or professional background in journalism and/or communications a plus; Ability to analyze data and industry trends preferred; Requires strong computer skills including PowerPoint, MS Word, and Excel. Interns must demonstrate a high degree of initiative, be comfortable working in a fast-paced professional environment, and be able to work independently as well a experience writing talking points and speeches ideal.
SUBMIT SCHOOL TRANSCRIPT(S). Transcripts will be required if you are selected for an internship. You will be required to bring an official copy with you on the first day of your internship. Must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment (at least half-time) in a relevant college degree program (diploma, certificate, etc.) either at the graduate or undergraduate level at the time the internship would be served.
Must be a U.S. citizen Must be currently enrolled in a full or part-time accredited degree/diploma program Must be in good academic standing
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
Department coordinators receive all applications to review, conduct interviews and make selections. Because OPIC cannot pay travel expenses, face-to-face interviews are not required; interviews are conducted by phone.
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You can review our benefits at: https://jobs.mgsapps.monster.com/opic/vacancy/preview!benefits.hms?orgId=1&jnum=13450
HOW TO APPLY:
AGENCY CONTACT INFO:
OVERSEAS PRIVATE INVESTMENT CORPORATION
1100 New York Avenue NW
WHAT TO EXPECT NEXT:
|Once your completed application is received, candidates will be referred to the hiring manager for further consideration and possible interview. You will be notified of the outcome. TO CHECK THE STATUS OF YOUR APPLICATION: Go to my.usajobs.gov/Account/Login, and log in. Click on ‘Application Status’ to view the status of your online job applications. Find the job application you would like to check. If it does not display, click on the ‘View All Applications’ link. For the application of interest, click on the ‘More Information’ link under the ‘Application Status’ column. The Application Detail page will display containing information about your application. Click the envelope icon under the ‘Email Me A Copy’ column to email yourself a copy of your resume and on line assessment responses. TO SIGN UP FOR APPLICATION STATUS UPDATES VIA EMAIL: USAJOBS has added an automatic email notification option for you to receive application status updates. We will continue to update your status on-line as changes are made – please provide sufficient time after the job closes to receive notifications to view your updated status codes.
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