Bloomberg Government - Winter/Spring Intern

Careers at Bloomberg

Washington

Posted Nov 1, 2016 - Requisition No. 55373

2017 Bloomberg Government Winter/Spring Internship

When government is at its best, diverse ideas are at work. The same is true of Bloomberg Government. Our ability to innovate and serve our clients means diversity and inclusion are essential. If you're eager to join a multi-dimensional team that celebrates and leverages difference, if you have the vision to see how information can transform "business as usual" and if you are hungry to create-to build a service transforming how things get done-then stop reading this and join our team.

Delivering news, analytics and data-driven decision tools, Bloomberg Government's digital workspace gives an intelligent edge to government affairs and contracting professionals influencing government action.

Individuals who embrace hard work, act with urgency and collaborate without reserve thrive at Bloomberg Government. You are on the front lines of revolutionizing the information services industry in Washington-as high as our expectations will be of you, yours must be higher. We are a start-up, backed and nurtured by the powerful incubation of the worldwide leader in information services, Bloomberg L.P. If you are dogged, innovative and interested in work that contributes to causes greater than yourself, you belong at Bloomberg Government.

What’s the role?

As an intern you will:

  • Gain first hand exposure and insight into legislative coverage by attending events on Capitol Hill and other DC locations
  • Put your social media skills to work by updating various social platforms
  • Research and gather content for government affairs professionals, including legislative and lobbying analysis
  • Be responsible for the updating and maintaining of key documents like client profiles, marketing collateral, and market intelligence reports

You will need to be:

  • Currently enrolled in a university with a graduation date between December 2016 - May 2018
  • Legally authorized to work in the US without visa sponsorship now or in the future
  • Available to work a minimum of 20 hours/week during the Spring 2017 semester in Washington, DC
  • We’d like you to have:

  • Political Science, Public Policy, Government Relations, or Business major
  • Experience using Microsoft Suite, including access
  • Previous experience with SAP and the Bloomberg terminal a plus
  • Preferred GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

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