Intern

Global Security & Innovative Strategies
  • Location
    Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Internship
  • Posted
    Jan 09

Position description

Global Security & Innovative Strategies (GSIS) is a Washington, DC-based security consulting, government relations and business advisory firm. We provide innovative thinking and quality results for our clients.

Our leadership team is comprised of well-known Chief Executives, former Federal government agency heads, senior advisors to Presidents, cabinet secretaries and Governors. We have run complex private sector organizations and have served on the front lines securing the nation’s borders, protecting global supply chains, ensuring the safety of dignitaries and major events, developing leading security policies and supervising high-impact investigations.

Because our services are threefold (security consulting, government relations and business advisory), our target clientele is diverse. Our target markets include: commercial and private industry organizations needing to design, develop, enhance, or evaluate their organizational security operations, companies seeking Federal sector consulting or due diligence assistance, and local, state, domestic and international governments.

This is a full-time paid internship. Interns will be compensated at a rate of $13/hour. Interns should expect to work 40 hours per week.

Job Responsibilities

Resolve administrative problems, identify new and cost-effective solutions
Oversee client and visitor experience
Welcome visitors/clients by greeting them, in person or on the telephone; answering or referring inquiries
Ensure client comfort, set-up and organize client meetings
Complete operational requirements, scheduling meetings, travel arrangements, etc.
Assist with research, writing, editing and preparing reports/memos
Subject matter can range from federal market entry to international refugee crisis to security assessment to high-profile individuals.
Correspond with GSIS vendors (Website, Building Management, Printer, etc)
Ensure operation of necessary equipment: maintenance, repairs, etc. 
Maintain supplies inventory by checking stock; anticipate needed supplies, etc.
Offer technical support to staff and further facilitate office transition to Office365
Assist office accountant, collect and compile invoices, receipts, billing, etc.
Maintain safe and clean reception/kitchen area

Enhance organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to GSIS

Perform all other duties assigned by COO

Qualifications

Scheduling
Excellent communication skills
Research
Writing
Attention to detail
Microsoft Office
Critical thinker/problem solver
Positive attitude

Application instructions

Please send resume and cover letter to Jeanne Lynch.

*Please be sure to indicate that you saw this position on Globaljobs.org*

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