Logo of Huzzle


Graduate Intern - Aviation Finance and Budget, Grants, and Capital

Logo of Port of Seattle

Port of Seattle


2mo ago

🚀 Summer Internship


⌛ Closed
Applications are closed

Summer Internship

Government & Politics, Banking & Finance•Seattle


  • This is a full-time summer graduate intern position. In this role you will support the Aviation Finance and Budget department with various grant and capital development projects and serve as a financial partner to various operating and capital development departments within the Aviation Division.


  • A student:
  • You must be currently enrolled in a Master’s degree program or a recent graduate (< 1 year ago) in a graduate degree program in either Public Administration, Government Administration, Public Policy or similar.
  • Committed to Equity:
  • You will apply equity and exemplify shared values, behaviors, and practices in all aspects of the work. At the Port of Seattle, equity is a daily responsibility and a foundational expectation for all Port employees.
  • Technology:
  • You have proven intermediate Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint skills.
  • Self-Starter:
  • Time management skills, and ability to work independently.
  • Analytical:
  • Good research, data management, and statistical analysis skills.
  • Detail Oriented:
  • Comfortable working with numbers, while having the ability to maintain a big picture perspective.
  • Communication:
  • You have great communication and presentation skills.

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Government & Politics
Banking & Finance


  • Grants:
  • Researches, compiles, describes, organizes, analyzes, and presents data and information for grant proposals
  • Drafting of grant proposal budgets and assists in the collection & submission supporting documentation
  • Prepare grantor required progress reports and assists with the preparation of grant reimbursement requests, grant-funded asset management and financial forecasting
  • Finance:
  • Work with other AVFB financial analysts, as well as your business partners, to build the 2025 operating and capital budgets
  • Monitor actual financial results against budget and forecast assumptions and research all significant variances as they occur
  • Participate in other finance and capital tasks and projects, as time permits
  • Research:
  • Conduct benchmarking studies that compare peer Airport key performance indicators (KPIs) and financial processes
  • Prepare and present research findings to finance staff and other stakeholders


Work type

Full time

Work mode


Application deadline

Mar 12, 2024