General Electric Legal Intern - Houston, TX in Ft Worth, Texas

Role Summary:

About Us:

Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world’s first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. Drawing on a storied heritage of invention, BHGE harnesses the passion and experience of its people to enhance productivity across the oil and gas value chain.

BHGE helps its customers acquire, transport and refine hydrocarbons more efficiently, productively and safely, with a smaller environmental footprint and at lower cost per barrel. Backed by the digital industrial strength of GE, the company deploys minds, machines and the cloud to break down silos and reduce waste and risk, applying breakthroughs from other industries to advance its own.

With operations in over 120 countries, the company’s global scale, local know-how and commitment to service infuse over a century of experience with the spirit of a startup – inventing smarter ways to bring energy to the world.

Follow Baker Hughes, a GE company on Twitter @BHGECo, or visit us at BHGE.com.

Role Summary:

Baker Hughes, a GE company is currently hiring a Legal Intern based in Houston, Texas.

In this role, you will support the Legal Compliance group with research activities and special projects to steward progress in driving a high integrity culture.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Research various compliance matters for Compliance Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer.

  • Monitor updates on global compliance laws such as FCPA, UK Anti-Bribery Act and GDPR

  • Assist in triaging global Code of Conduct questionnaire responses with oversight of Compliance Counsel

  • Assist Compliance Counsel with internal investigations

  • Assist with updating compliance policies

  • Support compliance training initiatives

  • Perform special projects as assigned

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree required

  • Current law school student with the ability and dedication to work in the legal field while pursuing their J.D.

  • Knowledge of legal terminology and processes preferably relating to corporate compliance.

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and handle highly sensitive matters

  • Superb interpersonal skills (necessary to regularly interact with legal department attorneys, senior management and other compliance professionals)

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Demonstrated research ability

Desired Characteristics:

  • Highly organized and attentive to details

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively

  • Ability to prioritize competing demands and meet deadlines

Locations:

Houston, TX

Baker Hughes, a GE company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Learn more at https://www.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/posterscreenreader_optimized.pdf

Locations: United States; Texas; HOUSTON

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.