Business/Finance Intern

Job Description

Auto req ID: 216544BR
Position Type: Full Time
Employee Type: Nonexempt

Job Summary

Performs activities related to his/her field of study while obtaining experience working in a corporate environment. Participates in various networking and/or community service events.

In some intern opportunities, the following may apply:
Performs various activities related to functional area projects including, but not limited to, researching, evaluating, and testing; planning and executing small projects; and conducting research and testing as a part of larger project teams. Develops processes and programs to support the functional area.

Essential Functions

•Supports and plans work on small projects with direction from management.
•Assists management and other department personnel to support larger projects (e.g., managing project schedule and status reporting).
•May assume the duties normally performed in the department, alongside professionals who perform these roles.
•Works with various departments and/or vendors to gather information needed for various projects.
•Presents project results to management and/or department personnel.
•Performs analytical work within the assigned functional area.
•Conducts research using the internet and other sources of information.
•Creates or updates systems or databases for specific department needs.

Minimum Education

•One (1) year of education at an accredited college, university or technical school (must be currently enrolled).

Minimum Experience

None required.

Required Skills, Abilities and / or Licensure

•Software skills, including use of Microsoft Office software and web-based applications.
•Knowledge of AutoCAD software may be required for some positions.
•Verbal and written communication skills necessary to communicate with all levels of management.
•Time management, organizational and multi-tasking skills necessary to work in a fast-paced environment, handling various tasks and changing priorities, while maintaining a high attention to detail and accuracy to achieve daily assignments and goals.
•Ability to analyze, review, and make recommendations.

Other Job Description Information

FedEx Ground offers a fantastic summer intern program which provides students the opportunity to network and have fun while gaining experience in their major!!

There are multiple paid intern positions available in the Finance organization next summer.

Financial Analysis:
Some of the responsibilities of these positions may include
• Assisting on larger projects and presentations
• Helping with testing on system upgrades as needed
• Working with the finance team doing ongoing financial analysis

Internal Controls Analysis:
Some of the responsibilities of these positions may include:
*Assisting with the administration of the Field & Corporate Control-Self Monitoring (CSM) programs
*Identifying and assessing risk associated with business processes
*Developing/enhancing CSM tests to ensure proper oversight of existing controls
* Managing property loss & damage claims
* Conducting contract compliance/vendor statement reviews
* Data mining and data analytics

Settlement: (service provider payment)
Some of the responsibilities of these positions may include:
•Assisting in the weekly processing of Settlement
•Researching payment issues from our service provider workforce
•Working with various internal business partners to facilitate incentive payments
•Performing activities in relation to department audits

MBA students and undergrads are encouraged to apply.

Address: 1000 FedEx Drive
City: Moon Township
State: Pennsylvania
Zip Code: 15108
Domicile Location: P090

EEO Statement

FedEx Ground is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer (Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans) committed to a diverse workforce

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