Government Affair Internship - Austin, TX

Austin, Texas
07 Oct 2016
06 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
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2017 Spring Internship - Government Affairs

This position will provide support to the State Government Affairs (SGA) West & South (Austin, Texas) group with a focus on business operations and office functionality; state and local regulatory and legislative support activities ; assisting SGA team with legislative electronic bill-tracking/analysis in multiple states; monitoring legislative committee and regulatory hearing schedules; attending and reporting on legislative committee action; providing administrative or research support for Exelon business development opportunities; interfacing with Exelon SGA, contractors, and other Exelon personnel throughout the organization; Supporting Exelon-sponsored events for elected officials and staff.

We are seeking students who meet the following criteria:
• Currently enrolled in Bachelor's or Master's program
• Minimum GPA: Cumulative 2.8/Major 3.0
• A track record of outstanding academic performance
• Eagerness to contribute in a team-oriented environment
• Ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
• Excellent leadership, communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills
• Ability to work permanently in the U.S.
Preferred majors include:

• Political Science
• Government
• Communications
• Business
• Economics
• History

Position is based Austin, TX and reports directly to the Director, State Government Affairs South

Exelon is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.