Post-Graduate Finance Intern

Edelman - New York, NY3.8

30+ days ago
Edelman NY is looking for an Intern to assist members of our NY and US Finance teams with various financial analyses and reporting projects. Assisting with analyzing and organizing a wide variety of planning and budgeting documents is a major focal point of this role. Ad hoc reporting and analytical tasks are also to be expected.

The intern is responsible for assisting with implementing and monitoring projects within a specific set of accounts under the direction of the supervisor. S/he works closely with and supports the needs of the NY and US Finance Teams. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Open/close job codes and create purchase orders
Follow up with teams to make sure deadlines are met
Assist with reviewing GL Details for accurate reporting
Develop and utilize spreadsheets, databases and other computer applications
Creation of excel-based financial reports
Manage specialized information, reports, forms dealing with fees, billing, tracking of projects, etc.
Enter information into the financial accounting system of the company
Provide any necessary ad hoc support to finance managers and business unit executives as needed

Proficiency in Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
To the extent possible, familiarity with Excel Pivot Tables, Graphing/Charts, etc.
Comfortable working with large data sets
Must be able to multi-task
Strong time management skills with attention to detail

This is a full time (40hr/week) internship position, paid, plus overtime. There is the possibility that this position will become a permanent financial analyst role after the 3-month program. Our interns are post-graduates and work a full-time schedule (Mon-Fri, 8:30am-5:00pm). The internship is generally a 3-month program, but can be extended to a maximum of 6 months. Edelman does not provide any form of housing or transportation reimbursement.

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Job Accounting and Finance
Primary Location United States-New York
Job Type Internship
Schedule Full-time
Job Posting Sep 17, 2018, 10:42:50 AM