Business Analyst Intern (Mutual Funds)

Thrivent Financial - Appleton, WI (30+ days ago)4.0


Summary

Are you inquisitive? Are you not afraid to ask questions? Are you passionate about understanding the why behind processes and systems? Would you like to get exposure to investments and accounting processes of a Fortune 500 financial services organization? This internship offers you interesting challenges, valuable experience, and an opportunity to get to know Thrivent Financial better. Our 12 week program is a key piece of Thrivent’s entry level talent program to ensure a strong pipeline of new talent to meet the needs of the organization now and into the future.

In this role you will be responsible for supporting the Mutual Fund Accounting Department by understanding, communicating, and resolving business problems, opportunities, and needs. You will provide project leadership and assist in changes in current business processes, development of new business processes and implementation of these changes. Your work is done in order to ensure accurate and timely financial information to and on behalf of our shareholders and members of the Mutual Funds offered by Thrivent Financial.

Position Responsibilities

Perform entry-level analyst work, including reviewing, analyzing, and evaluating basic business systems, processes, data, and user needs
Craft, organize, and maintain documentation, providing support, and training for basic processes to provide references for users
Capture basic data to support business needs, regulatory and audit requests
Test and validate basic process changes
Work collaboratively in an Agile environment with IT individuals and business partners
Participate in refinements, sprint planning, and retrospectives and daily stand-ups
Position Qualifications

Working towards a degree in Business Administration or related field or an Associate Degree in Business Analysis
Experience with Excel is useful
Minimum GPA of 3.0
Proven and strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Ability to multi-task and execute on tight deadlines in a team environment.
Possess strong organizational and time management skills.
Strong oral and written communication skills.
Proven orientation to detail
Ability to work in the United States for an indefinite period without sponsorship
Additional Program Details

Offering competitive compensation.
Full intern event program including development, networking, and social activities.
Interns coming from greater than 50 miles from campus are eligible for subsidized housing and relocation stipend.
You don’t need to be Christian to join our team. You do need the passion to guide our members on their Wise With Money Journey, equipping them to live more content, confident and generous lives. Thrivent strives to provide an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, citizenship status, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, sex, genetic information, or any other status or condition protected by applicable state or federal laws. This policy applies to all employees and job applicants.