Undergraduate Internship Program - Resource Analyst

Central Intelligence Agency - Washington, DC (30+ days ago)4.4


As a Resource Analyst Undergraduate Intern for the CIA, you will work with an accomplished, diverse team of resource management professionals to strategically plan, develop, analyze, and prioritize internal program budgets in support of CIA and Intelligence Community mission objectives. Resource analysts serve as trusted advisers to mission leaders, integrating best practices and leveraging collaborative partnerships to ensure value, impact, and accountability in resource management.

Working on teams embedded with mission leaders, you will help tee up internal business decisions, develop and implement methodologies to evaluate the impact of investments, recommend options to help leaders meet changing mission priorities, and prepare products that inform decision making and effectively and accurately convey mission impact.

Enterprise Functions at the CIA - Office of the Chief Financial Officer

The Office of the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) is part of the CIA's Enterprise Functions, which provides governance and oversight to the business of intelligence effort across the Agency at Headquarters and in locations worldwide. The CFO leads end-to-end program planning and is responsible for the Agency's budget formulation and execution.

Life at CIA:
In addition to a comprehensive benefits package, the CIA offers exciting career opportunities and a dynamic environment. We're on the forefront of world-altering events - as they happen. So working here isn't just a job, it's a mindset and a lifestyle.

Minimum Qualifications:
Full-time student pursuing an undergraduate degree in one of the following fields or related studies:
Business
Finance
Mathematics
Economics
Public Policy/Public Administration
Marketing
Business Information Systems/Management Information Systems
Or, any major that requires students to develop and apply critical thinking, analysis and writing skills
GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale is preferred, but exceptions may be made for extenuating circumstances
Availability to work at least one 90-day tour
Strong analytic and problem-solving skills
Exceptional customer service skills
Excellent interpersonal skills
Excellent organizational and time management skills
Strong initiative
Attention to detail
Comfortable working both independently and on teams
The following items must be attached to your on-line application (PDF format preferred):

Resume
Cover letter in which you specify your qualifications
Unofficial transcripts for all degrees
A writing sample, three (3) pages MAXIMUM, single spaced, that focuses on your current area of expertise or interest and is related to your interest in positions at CIA. You can excerpt longer papers
ALL POSITIONS REQUIRE RELOCATION TO THE WASHINGTON DC METROPOLITAN AREA.

All applicants must successfully complete a thorough medical and psychological exam, a polygraph interview, and an extensive background investigation. US citizenship is required.

To be considered suitable for Agency employment, applicants must generally not have used illegal drugs within the last twelve months. The issue of illegal drug use prior to twelve months ago is carefully evaluated during the medical and security processing.

Important Notice: Friends, family, individuals, or organizations may be interested to learn that you are an applicant for or an employee of the CIA. Their interest, however, may not be benign or in your best interest. You cannot control whom they would tell. We therefore ask you to exercise discretion and good judgment in disclosing your interest in a position with the Agency. You will receive further guidance on this topic as you proceed through your CIA employment processing.

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