Government Relations Interns

UnclassifiedHouston, TX

3 months ago


Job Title

Government Relations Summer 2024 Intern

Job Location

Houston, TX, US, 77010

Job Overview

  • LyondellBasell is seeking a full-time, paid internship from approximately May 2024 through August 2024.
  • This internship will provide a comprehensive overview of Government Affairs, including international, federal, state and local government relations. The Intern will gain a better understanding of these various functions and be prepared to apply their classroom knowledge in a real-world practical setting.
  • The work location is the LyondellBasell Tower in Downtown Houston.


  • Paid internship


  • Assist members of the Government Relations team with sustainability policy assessment and development.
  • Assist with data entry and data reconciliation for the Trade Association database.
  • Assist with a range of projects related to metrics, analytics, and policy development processes.
  • Assist with data compilation with respect to the roll-out and internal education of the company's DoA and Trade Associations.
  • Under the guidance of the GR team, participate in various projects and activities.
  • Participate in brainstorm sessions, team meetings, and department meetings.


  • Min. Qualifications
    • Current enrollment in a Political Science or International Studies program with an interest and aptitude to work in Public Affairs or Government Relations.
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office, Adobe, and internet applications.
    • Fluent in English.
  • Preferred Qualifications
    • Attention to detail and a creative mind are essential to this role.
    • Additionally, the individual must work well in a fast-paced environment while meeting deadlines.
    • Critical thinking, teamwork.

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People who completed this type of internship end up in the following types of jobs

Top majors

That get hired for this type of internship

  • Communication21%

  • Public Relations Image Management10%

  • Marketing9%

  • Advertising6%

  • Speech Communication And Rhetoric4%

  • 311 other majors47%

People who did this kind of internship end up at the following companies

  • Edelman
  • Fleishman-Hillard
  • NBC Universal
  • Weber Shandwick
  • US Congress
Estimated Monthly Living Expenses

For Houston, TX | $3,284/mo

  • Housing/Rent$1,520

  • Miscellaneous$828

  • Food$378

  • Utilities$292

  • Transportation$266


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