International Affairs, Intern (Fall 2021)
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At Cheniere, we provide the world with safe, reliable energy. But more than that, we provide opportunities for our talented employees to impact their communities every day. Our diversity is key to our continued success and forges a path where our culture supports greater equity and inclusion—for our employees, customers and beyond.
The Fall Internship Program
During the Cheniere Energy, Inc. (Cheniere) Internship program, you will have hands-on experience taking principles in your discipline from the classroom to the real world. We offer a variety of projects that impact the overall success of the company, develop your skillset, and prepare you for success in a professional setting. Our paid Internship programs are typically from the:
- Start date: First/Second week of September
- End date: First/second week of December
We work with students around their school schedule before finalizing dates & hours.
International Affairs Responsibilities
Assist the Washington, DC and Houston, TX offices with international relations activities for the company. General activities include: monitoring and tracking of specific foreign and economic policy issues, to include trade policy and its impact on global LNG; research on specific projects and markets; cover (either virtually or in person) Washington, DC business council and think tank events; assist with compilation and distribution of policy updates; back-up for the federal government affairs team if needed.
Potential job duties:
- Monitor and track government policy/trade/energy developments in key global markets, as well as U.S. foreign, economic, and energy policies that are relevant to Cheniere and the LNG industry.
- Research and analyze energy trends in key markets.
- Help prepare briefs and, as necessary or on request, in-depth reports on specific issues.
- Monitor events at think tanks, trade associations, etc. for upcoming hearings and briefings.
- Compile and distribute data relative to public policy issues affecting the company.
- Applicants must be enrolled in a four-year accredited college/ university or in a graduate program with a course of study, relevant to the department/function of interest.
- Major: Pursuing Bachelor’s or Master’s in Government, Political Science, Economics, Business or related field of study.
- Preference given to students with a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
- Regional expertise a plus, with an emphasis on the Indo-Pacific.
- Interns must be eligible to work in the United States.
- Must have strong oral and written communications skills, be able to work effectively and build relationships with others.
- Must have good organization and planning skills, demonstrate effective project coordination, facilitation, and implementation based on past work or school experiences.
- Must possess deductive reasoning skills, be able to analyze and synthesize information for problem solving.
- Computer skills, including familiarity with Microsoft Office (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint), email software, internet searching, and other programs.
ADA JOB REQUIREMENTS
Reasonable accommodations will be made to ensure that the essential functions of the job can be performed and not hinder the employee’s performance due to physical, mental or emotional disability.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Cheniere is an equal opportunity workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected categories. This includes providing reasonable accommodation if requested for disabilities or religious beliefs and practices.