Exelon Risk Intern (June-August in Chicago) in CHICAGO, Illinois

Join Exelon Corporation’s Risk Management intern program and be part of a Fortune 100 company that works in every stage of the energy business. With approximately 32,000 megawatts of nuclear, gas, wind, solar and hydroelectric generating capacity Exelon comprises one of the nation's cleanest, lowest-cost power generation fleets.

Risk Overview

The Risk Management team plays an integral role in Exelon’s decision assessment for strategic and operational activities by identifying and minimizing risk through high quality quantitative and qualitative analysis. The team sets tolerances for appropriate risk taking to protect Exelon from unexpected events.

Program Description

The Risk Management intern program will be a ten (10) week paid program and emphasizes academic learning, skill development, career developing, and peer networking. As an intern, you will have the opportunity to work with one of four Risk Management teams listed below based on academic background and business needs.

Credit Risk:

The Credit Risk team is tasked with protecting Exelon’s balance sheet through best-in-class risk mitigating techniques. This team works to ensure Exelon’s commercial partners meet their contractual obligation from a credit perspective, providing our competitive retail and wholesale businesses with exceptional end-to-end support.

Market Risk:

The Market Risk team is tasked with developing and overseeing the risk framework for the commercial operations of Exelon’s competitive business and ensuring that activities remain within the market risk appetite set by senior management. Additional responsibilities include compliance oversight of the commercial business and confirmations and exchange management.

Risk Analytics:

The Risk Analytics team is tasked with supporting Exelon’s competitive retail and wholesale business by evaluating risks inherent in new and existing transactions. This team is also responsible for the monitoring of forward commodity prices and liquidity.

Enterprise Risk:

Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) is a strategic business partner and key enabler in the transformation of Exelon into the leading diversified energy company through its leadership in creating and managing an integrated risk management process for enterprise-wide risks (strategic, financial, operational, regulatory/compliance, and reputational risks). This process empowers the board and management to make more informed risk/return decisions in order to maximize firm value.

Minimum Requirements/Skills

•Currently enrolled in Bachelor’s or Master’s program

•Minimum GPA: Cumulative 3.0/Major 3.0

•Ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment

•Excellent communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills

•Open to coaching and feedback

•Eager to contribute in a team-oriented environment

•Ability to work permanently in the U.S. and local to the Chicago or Baltimore areas

Suggested Majors


•Risk Management

•Financial Mathematics




About Exelon

Exelon Corporation (NYSE: EXC), headquartered in Chicago, is the nation's leading competitive energy provider. Exelon does business in 48 states, D.C., and Canada and had 2016 revenues of $31.4 billion. Exelon employs approximately 34,000 people nationwide. For additional information please visitwww.exeloncorp.com.


The preceding position description is intended to provide the general nature and level of work to be performed by employees within this classification. It is not intended to be a detailed description of the position or a comprehensive listing of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this position, nor is it intended to indicate the exact amounts of time an individual will perform various position duties.

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Job Intern

Organization: BSC Risk Management

Title: Risk Intern (June-August in Chicago)

Location: IL-CHICAGO

Requisition ID: 214315