Summer Business Internship

  • National Grid
  • Sep 13, 2018
Full time Accounting Business/Management Economics Event Planning Finance Marketing Media Relations Public Relations Strategic Planning Supply Chain

Internship Description

Kickstart your Career with us!



Looking for a meaningful internship? Be a GRIDtern!


National Grid is excited to offer paid internships that will offer you a wide range of technical, managerial and operational opportunities for summer 2019. These opportunities will help you gain valuable insight into National Grid as well as the Energy/Utility industry as a whole, all the while helping you build your professional network.


Starting May/June 2019 through August 2019, spend a summer as a GRIDtern and help advance your skills through a first day Orientation Session, hands on projects within your department, volunteer opportunities, field/work site visits, networking sessions (Lunch & Learns, etc.) and much more.


Detailed responsibilities will vary depending on your course of study and assigned department. Internship departments may include but are not limited to:



  • Experience includes exposure to category management, supplier relationship management and commercial negotiations.

Events & Sponsorships

  • Support event marketing activities with focus on energy efficiency, safety, gas growth and brand awareness. Represent the Company at off-site events to educate customers.       

Human Resources

  • HR interns had the opportunity to work in such departments as Talent Acquisition and Employee Engagement.  


  • Works on allocation reviews and looks at the selection of expense charges.
  • Analyze data and help look for inconsistencies in allocation entries.

FERC Reporting

  • Responsible for the internal/external financial reporting process for the FERC entities.  


To ensure you will gain the most out of this experience, as a GRIDtern, we take the time placing you in a department that will provide you with the best hands on experience.


Don’t just take our word for it, hear from a Former GRIDtern!


“I am so thankful for this incredible opportunity that I was given! I am leaving here with many valuable skills that I will use in my future and confidence in my career as a supply chain major. I wanted to say thank you to my team in Master Data for everything they have done for me over the last few months. I cannot wait to come back to this company! #gridtern

2018 Former GRIDtern

Qualifications for our internship program include:

  • 3.0 Cumulative GPA for Undergraduate Students
  • 3.2 Cumulative GPA for Graduate Students
  • Applicant must have accumulated 18 or more credits and be 18 years of age
  • Authorized to work in the United States for the entire duration of the internship
  • Registered in school as a full time student



If you possess the outlined job qualifications and are looking for an internship that focuses on team work, building your knowledge base, having the ability to network and developing your career, apply to a GRIDtern position now!


If you’re interested in working in other National Grid locations, check out our postings for Internships in:  New England (Massachusetts & Rhode Island), Downstate New York (Long Island & Brooklyn) or Upstate New York (Syracuse, Albany & Buffalo).




U.S. Work Authorization

US Citizen/Permanent Resident, Non-immigrant with work authorization