Commercial Energy Internship (Summer 2019)

ICF - Fairfax, VA3.5

Part-time
EducationSkills
Working at ICF

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Commercial Energy Internship

Analyzing fuel and power markets, improving energy efficiency in concert with renewable energy and distributed generation programs, advising on regulatory compliance. In these areas and more, you’ll find ICF. Backed by 40+ years of experience, our energy experts work at the intersection of policy and practice, helping government and commercial clients worldwide devise effective energy strategies, develop and implement programs for today, and tomorrow.

Job Description

ICF Commercial Energy Interns contribute to the development of innovative, analytical, high quality and commercially relevant products and services, typically working on multiple projects with all levels of staff. Our Interns are given opportunities to work on assignments that foster growth and allow them to develop solutions within the power, gas, renewable energy, and distributed resources sectors. Through client engagements, colleague and peer interactions, and specialized training, ICF Interns develop subject matter expertise and project management skills.

This opportunity is available to current undergraduate and graduate level students seeking internships for summer 2019 for an approximate 10-week period in Fairfax, VA (DC metro area).

Key Responsibilities

Perform advanced quantitative and economic analysis of energy and environmental markets
Contribute to the development and enhancement of ICF proprietary models and data bases
Evaluate the impact of future regulation and support the development of client strategies to manage change
Write analysis for major corporate and government clients deliverables
Support sales and client development efforts with market research, proposal development and thought leadership
Basic Qualifications

Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's or a Master’s degree program in Economics, Mathematics, Business, Operations Research, Engineering, or related subjects. Candidates majoring in other fields must clearly demonstrate equivalent quantitative aptitude
Minimum GPA of 3.5
Knowledge of Microsoft Office and other basic software tools
Strong interest in energy economics and finance. Candidates seeking long-term careers in the energy industry are highly encouraged to apply
Personal Traits/Experience

Passion for the energy industry
A passion for solving complex problems
Strong intellectual curiosity, and enthusiasm to learn beyond what is required for daily tasks
Entrepreneurial spirit
Team-oriented, ability to thrive in group solutions

Professional Skills:
Ability to work with and understand technical concepts, while also being able to communicate them to varied audiences
Strong organizational and project management skills
Excellent written and oral communications skills
Detail-oriented
Ability to work under deadlines in a fast-paced environment
Strong analytical skills
About ICF

ICF (NASDAQ:ICFI) is a global consulting and technology services provider with more than 5,000 professionals focused on making big things possible for our clients. We are business analysts, policy specialists, technologists, researchers, digital strategists, social scientists and creatives. Since 1969, government and commercial clients have worked with ICF to overcome their toughest challenges on issues that matter profoundly to their success. Come engage with us at icf.com .

ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE – Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity)

Reasonable Accommodations are available for disabled veterans and applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email icfcareercenter@icf.com and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination: EEO is the law and Pay Transparency Statement .

Fairfax, VA (VA01)