Program Management Intern

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Updated: May 16, 2019
Job ID: 214658
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Temporary
Location: Bethesda, MD, United States

Join the HJF Team!

HJF is seeking a Program Management Intern to support the Program Management Office located at the HJF Home Office in Bethesda, Maryland. HJF provides scientific, technical and programmatic support services to numerous research programs that advance Military Medicine.

HJF is offering a 10-week, competitive program management internship during the summer of 2019. This internship will expose the Intern to standard program management procedures, including proposal development, protocol development, personnel hiring, and general overview of project execution.  Interns will also gain experience in communicating with research and technical experts in science, seeking out new research projects, and will follow the Program Managers as liaison between ongoing/planned projects and HJF management. Outstanding interns will be considered for a full-time, entry level job in the field.


  1. Assists HJF Program Managers in preparing documents and materials to support research. 
  2. Assists HJF Program Managers in interacting with the researchers, grants specialists, business developers.
  3. Serve as a liaison between the field and headquarters Program Managers.
  4. Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Proven problem-solving skills and an interest in management of scientific projects and programs.

Minimum Education/Training Requirements: Junior/Senior pursuing a Bachelor degree, 3.5 GPA (out of 4.0 scale)

Minimum Experience: 0-2 years’ experience

Work Environment: Office 

Employment with HJF is contingent upon successful completion of a background check, which may include, but is not limited to, contacting your professional references, verification of previous employment, addresses, education, and credentials, a criminal background check, drug screening, and a department of motor vehicle (DMV) check.  

HJF is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Any qualifications to be considered as equivalents, in lieu of stated minimums, require the prior approval of the Chief Human Resources Officer.