Strategic Management Intern Program

Company Name: 
City of Tempe
Company Location: 
31 E. 5th Street, 2nd Floor | Tempe, AZ 8528

Internship Description: 

The Strategic Management and Diversity Office begins the inaugural year of the Strategic Management Internship Program. The program interns provide academic and vocational expertise along with applied research to specific projects that support City Council's Strategic Priorities and Performance Measures. The 12–week internship program delivers professional development through required and optional activities for both the intern and the site supervisor, with structured recruitment, orientation, performance planning, project management, networking, and program evaluation. Tempe’s first-ever centralized program provides funding for intern stipends and program administration for city departments' work on Council Priorities and Performance Measures.

Intern candidates are selected through a matching process based on the intern’s skills, knowledge, and abilities best-suited to advance the needs of the project. Eligible projects are assessed for specific project deliverables, impact on performance measures identified in the community and business surveys as well as alignment to accelerate achievement of performance targets. For the list of project descriptions, please visit https://www.tempe.gov/government/strategic-management-and-diversity/stra....

Interns are paid an hourly stipend of $12/hour (undergraduate) with a maximum of 19.5 hours during the internship period, typically 10-12 weeks in the semester.

For more information, please visit https://www.tempe.gov/government/strategic-management-and-diversity/stra....



Desired Qualifications: 

Intern candidates are selected through a matching process based on the intern’s skills, knowledge, and abilities best-suited to advance the needs of the project. For the list of project descriptions, please visit https://www.tempe.gov/government/strategic-management-and-diversity/stra....



Preferred Majors: 
Any
Hours Per Week: 
19.5 (maximum)
Closing Date: 
August 23, 2019

Application Instructions and Contact Info: 

To be considered for the Strategic Management Intern program, please submit the following items (found at https://www.tempe.gov/government/strategic-management-and-diversity/stra...) via email to strategic_management@tempe.gov, subject: Intern Application.

- Application (.pdf fillable form)
- One Reference Letter (1)
- Resume (optional)

For additional information or questions, please contact us at: strategic_management@tempe.gov, subject: Intern Program Inquiry



Semester: 
Fall

Compensation: 
Paid
Desired Academic Year: 
Juniors
Seniors