City of Greensboro - City Manager's Office Internship

Company Description

Greensboro is governed under the council-manager form of government, with the council serving as the legislative body of City government. City Council is comprised of a mayor and eight council members who serve four year terms. The mayor and three council members are elected at-large and the remaining five council members are elected from districts, with elections being held every four years. The Council is responsible for setting and directing policy regarding operations of City government, as well as approving the City’s budget. The city manager serves as the chief executive officer of the City organization and is responsible for the execution of council policy and for the management of day to day operations of City government.

Intern Responsibilities

Explore various components and activities of the Managers Office. Intern will provide support to manager’s office, provide data research and project assistance. Opportunities exist to work with City Attorney’s Office and attend public meetings.

Pay Rate

$12/hour
Hours/week

20-25

Schedule

TBD

Start Date

Early June 2018
End Date

Early-mid August 2018 (must be able to complete all Fellows programming through the first week of August)

Start / End date flexible?

Yes
Please note: all Fellows will attend the Leonard Kaplan Leadership Institute at the Center for Creative Leadership on either June 11 & 12, 2018 or June 18 & 19, 2018. If hired as an intern through the Fellows Program, you will attend one of the sessions in June.

Our organization is interested in hiring:

Undergraduate students
Students seeking a master's degree
Work Authorization: Our organization will consider hiring interns with the following work authorization:

U.S. Citizen or permanent resident
International student legally authorized to work on a F1 Visa
International student legally authorized to work on a J1 Visa

Majors Seeking

Public or Business Administration; Law Students; Political Science
Address of Internship location

300 W Washington St
Greensboro, NC 27401

This office is located downtown

Required Qualifications:

MS Office, good writen and verbal communication skills, reliable transportation to and from work
Preferred Qualifications:

Experience working in a professional office setting and/or government.

Work Environment

City Manager's Office, collaborative, inclusive and dynamic
Additional Internship Perks

Great networking opportunities in a well-connected office. Exposure to the inner workings of City Administration and leadership for the state's third largest municipality.

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Your materials have been received for one internship opportunity

You have successfully submitted materials for one internship in the Opportunity Greensboro Fellows Program. To apply for additional internships, please revisit the INTERNSHIPS page. Each internship requires separate materials, as noted on each individual internship page.

As a reminder, applying for the Opportunity Greensboro Fellows Program has two steps:

1. Complete the application on the APPLY page (you are required to submit a professional letter of recommendation as part of the application).

2. Apply for individual internships on the INTERNSHIPS page.

You must complete both steps by the deadline of Monday, February 26 at noon for consideration.

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