Begin a challenging and exciting internship with the Executive Office of the President (EOP) providing support to the President of the United States. The EOP is comprised of The White House, Executive Residence, Office of the Vice President, Office of the United States Trade Representatives, Office of Science and Technology Policy, Office of the National Drug Control Policy, Office of Management and Budget, Office of Administration, National Security Staff, Council on Environmental Quality, and Council of Economic Advisers. The EOP has responsibility for tasks ranging from communicating the President's message to the American people to promoting our trade interests abroad. To learn more about the Office of Administration please visit http://www.WhiteHouse.gov/OA .
The Office of Administration is currently seeking enthusiastic and dedicated students to serve as unpaid student interns to assist in the performance of its mission of providing support services for the President. OA views student interns as the future of the Federal workforce. The Office of Administration Student Internship Program provides the opportunity to gain valuable professional experience and build leadership skills. Participants in the program will be exposed to the Federal work environment and will learn about the mission of the Office of Administration and its role and responsibility to the Executive Office of the President.
The Budget Office within the Office of the Chief Information Officer has internship positions available. Students with an advanced degree in Business, Finance, Project Management, or IT are desired. This internship position begins on Monday, June 3, 2013 and will end on Friday, November 1, 2013. Interns are expected to work 15-20 hours per work week.
**Notice: More than one selection will be made within 90 days of the issuance of the certificate, if additional vacancies occur.
- Must be a US citizen or national.
- Registered with the Selective Service, if a male born after Dec. 1, 1959.
- Must be in good academic standings.
- Subject to pre-employment and random drug tests.
- RELOCATION EXPENSES WILL NOT BE PAID.
- Enrolled or accepted for enrollment as a degree seeking student.
Duties include, but are not limited to:
· Assisting with the development of cost estimates and other budget-related analyses in support of Office of the Chief Information Officer;
· Performing market research, compiling market research data, and assisting with acquisition/procurement planning and execution;
· Acquiring necessary technical, programmatic, and cost information from vendors;
· Researching, creating, and presenting the final deliverables / analysis and effectively communicating the summarized findings to OCIO leadership;
· Adhering to all applicable Federal budgetary and fiscal programming requirements while researching solutions;
· Collaborating with departmental leadership to gather requirements and needs of various project and programs;
· Assisting officials and stakeholders with research and analysis on topics germane to projects or project-related issues; Attending meetings and preparing meeting minutes and action item summaries;
· Assisting with preparing status reports and executive briefings to leadership;
· Attending trainings as requested;
· Other related responsibilities and duties, as assigned;
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Desired:
· Previous experience managing research initiatives, including survey instruments and /or data collection in a technology-centric environment.
· Excellent oral and written communication skills, with a demonstrated ability to conduct independent research, filter and synthesize data, perform quality checks, and produce clear, logical, and concise products where attention to detail is mandatory.
· Demonstrated ability to apply analytic, diagnostic, and qualitative techniques sufficient to identify, evaluate, and recommend appropriate solutions to resolve complex, interrelated program and budgetary problems and issues.
· Demonstrated ability to provide support to a multi-disciplinary team of government and contractor professionals, and assist in the research and development of funding documents / budget plans.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS : All applicants applying to participate in the Unpaid Student Internship Program must meet the following requirements:
1. Be a US Citizen.
2. At least 18 years of age.
3. Enrolled or accepted for enrollment as a degree-seeking student for the semester that includes or immediately follows the internship, taking at least a half-time academic course load in an accredited program.
4. Be in good accredited standings (at least 2.5).
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
Student must submit all required documents by Thursday, April 04, 2013. Materials will be reviewed by the Student Internship Human Resources Coordinator.
Transportation subsidy benefits will be given to interns relying public transportation.
Males born after 12-31-59 must be registered or exempt from Selective Service (see www.sss.gov ).
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