Verizon’s Public Sector organization is here to connect people, places and things when those connections matter the most. We provide services that help to deliver critical solutions to the federal government and first responders, as well as enhance services for local communities, answer the pressing demands of state and local governance and give students and their instructors the tools for richer learning.
This Public Sector internship, which is part of the overall Verizon Campus Program, will give you a chance to channel your drive and enthusiasm and learn the practical application of your degree concepts. You will be front and center, hands-on and contributing your creative energy to high-impact projects from the moment you arrive. You will put your degree to use and gain experience in the field through on the job training.
As a Business Development Intern, you may have the opportunity to:
Accelerate partner growth within government agencies.
Provide competitive product and market research support.
Partner with our team to analyze customer data and develop best in class solutions.
Attend learning programs and training sessions.
Participate in networking activities with other interns, professionals and business leaders.
Manage your projects while constantly being challenged to generate smart solutions.
You must be currently enrolled in a degree program and be in good academic standing to be considered.
If you are interested in any other roles or locations in addition to this one, please submit your application to those postings directly as well in order to be considered.
What we’re looking for...
You’re a motivated self-starter. Never satisfied with the status quo, you’re always trying to beat a personal best. You thrive in a fast-paced environment where new challenges come up every day. You are flexible, dependable and work well in varying environments. Learning quickly is personally rewarding and inspires you to take smart risks.
You’ll need to have:
Current enrollment in a Bachelor’s degree program in Business Administration, Business, Marketing, Marketing Research, Data Analytics or related major with an expected completion date between December 2021 and June 2023.
Authorization to work in the U.S. without restrictions or need for future sponsorship.
Willingness to work in Ashburn, VA.
Even better if you have:
Strong analytical skills, communication, leadership and presentation skills.
Previous experience with a customer relationship management database.
Previous experience or familiarity within government agencies.
Experience with or knowledge of contract management, procurement strategy, systems integration, market research and sales.
When you join Verizon
You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.
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