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Government Relations Summer Internship

  • Job Family: ADM > Intern
  • Type: Full time
  • Date Posted:
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  • Reference: JR115768

Location:

  • PUERTO RICO, SAN JUAN

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Description

MMM Holdings, LLC is a company that provides Medicare Advantage and Medicaid plans in Puerto Rico. Currently, MMM Holdings, LLC operates in Puerto Rico under Elevance Health, Inc. a leading health company dedicated to improving the quality of life of communities in the United States. Through its affiliated companies, they serve more than 118 million people.

Intern II - Government Relations

Location: This position will work a hybrid model (3-4 days/week onsite in office). When reporting to the office, the location will be on Torre Chardon Building , Chardon Ave. 350 Suite 500 San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Schedule: This position will work during a first shift Monday thru Friday for the duration of the summer internship program (8weeks).

The Government Affair is for participants of an approved Company internship program for undergraduate college students. Specific work assignments will vary by department.

How You Will Make an Impact

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Management and follow-up on the legislative process and the bills that impact our industry

  • Assist the Government Relations Manager and Senior Director during the process of the end of the legislative session (last of the Term) in June 2024.

  • Learning of lobbying efforts

  • Research for the drafting of legislative bills and reports. 

  • Research to writing memorials and papers to present at the Health Commissions in the House of Representatives and the Senate of Puerto Rico.

  • Attend to public hearings at state legislature with our MMM Government Relations executives.

  • Research on new federal public policy determinations on Medicare and Medicaid programs. 

  • Research and Develop interest on how to deal with communities with key efforts and advocacy plans.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must be part of an approved academic course of study, and that course of study must be applicable to the company's operations or the support of those operations.

Preferred Skills, Capabilities, and Experiences:

  • Enrolled in the four-year bachelor’s degree in one of the following field of studies: Political Science, Public Administration, Public Politics, Law Student or enrolled in a Master Degree in Planning, Public Finance or Public Management.Bilingual (English & Spanish) Preferred.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel, Power Point, etc.).


 

Please be advised that Elevance Health only accepts resumes for compensation from agencies that have a signed agreement with Elevance Health. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of Elevance Health.

Who We Are

Elevance Health is a health company dedicated to improving lives and communities – and making healthcare simpler. We are a Fortune 25 company with a longstanding history in the healthcare industry, looking for leaders at all levels of the organization who are passionate about making an impact on our members and the communities we serve.

How We Work

At Elevance Health, we are creating a culture that is designed to advance our strategy but will also lead to personal and professional growth for our associates. Our values and behaviors are the root of our culture. They are how we achieve our strategy, power our business outcomes and drive our shared success - for our consumers, our associates, our communities and our business.

We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few.

Elevance Health operates in a Hybrid Workforce Strategy. Unless specified as primarily virtual by the hiring manager, associates are required to work at an Elevance Health location at least once per week, and potentially several times per week. Specific requirements and expectations for time onsite will be discussed as part of the hiring process. Candidates must reside within 50 miles or 1-hour commute each way of a relevant Elevance Health location.

The health of our associates and communities is a top priority for Elevance Health. We require all new candidates in certain patient/member-facing roles to become vaccinated against COVID-19. If you are not vaccinated, your offer will be rescinded unless you provide an acceptable explanation. Elevance Health will also follow all relevant federal, state and local laws.

Elevance Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, citizenship status, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, genetic information, gender (including gender identity and gender expression), marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status or condition protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Applicants who require accommodation to participate in the job application process may contact elevancehealthjobssupport@elevancehealth.comfor assistance.

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