Job Overview

Summary

OPIC is the U.S. Government's development finance institution. It mobilizes private capital to help solve critical world challenges and in doing so, advances U.S. foreign policy. OPIC works with the U.S. private sector, it helps U.S. businesses gain footholds in emerging markets catalyzing revenues, jobs and growth opportunities both at home and abroad. OPIC achieves its mission by providing investors with financing, guarantees, political risk insurance, and support for private equity investment funds. OPIC projects have generated $74 billion in U.S. exports and supported more than 275,000 American jobs.

Office of Administrative Services
The Office of Administrative Services encompasses Human Resources Management, Office of the Chief Information Officer, and Security and Administrative Services. Internships are in a wide variety of areas and duties may include working in data processing and assisting personnel management activities.

Duties

Interns perform research and conduct analysis of projects on host country, developmental effects, environmental, and workers safety issues. Interns will analyze developmental issues and environmental conditions included in OPIC's developmental and environmental assessments. OPIC projects range from natural resource industries, to manufacturing, mining, power generation, and tourism development. Strong research, writing, and oral communication skills will be an attribute; as well as, having the initiative and ability to work independently. Advanced PC skills in spreadsheets, powerpoint and word-processing software packages; especially, Microsoft Windows and Office products. Superior writing, research, and communication skills. Students with an interest in a human resource environment, learning about the administrative, business and personnel area of a busy 200+ person agency are invited to apply
 

Travel Required

  • Not Required