Financial Analyst Intern

Hewlett Packard Enterprise - Houston, TX

Full-time | Internship
At HPE, we bring together the brightest minds to create breakthrough technology solutions and advance the way people live and work. Our legacy inspires us as we forge ahead dedicated to helping our customers make their mark on the world.

Learning does not only happen through training. Relationships are among the most powerful ways for people to learn and grow, and this is part of our HPE culture. In addition to working alongside talented colleagues, you will have many opportunities to learn through coaching and stretch assignment opportunities. You’ll be guided by feedback and support to accelerate your learning and maximize your knowledge. We also have a “reverse mentoring” program which allows us to share our knowledge and strengths across our multi-generation workforce.

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) is seeking a Finance Associate Intern for the Houston, TX area.

Assignments are based on business needs, candidate interest and skills. The summer program runs between 10-12 weeks, is project based and includes a final presentation with recommendations to senior leaders. The internship program feeds our full-time Finance Leadership Development Program designed to accelerate your career with Hewlett Packard Enterprise. Striving for diversity is one of the program objectives as we believe diversity drives innovation.

No company offers more opportunities for achievement than HPE. Whether we're developing infrastructure for emerging nations, using nanotechnology to reinvent computing, setting the standard for online security, or interpreting large datasets to treat disease, the work HPE people do changes everything. We use technology to help our customers fulfill their potential. We help you realize your potential by providing an environment where you'll be empowered and inspired to do the best work of your life.

The Finance team manages the overall financial impact of organizational decisions and activities in order to improve HPE's business performance. Finance is a global resource shared by all parts of our business to help them become better managed and control their accounting flows. We provide strategic financial consultancy and training, manage accounting transactions, and ensure that we all comply with legal, tax and internal requirements.

Key activities can include:
Providing accurate and timely financial information to management (decision support, business planning)
Developing profitability models for new projects and products (NPV, IRR)
Analyzing and interpreting financial results and forecasts (variance analysis, P&L impact)
Providing key business and financial guidance to the organization (budgeting and forecasting)
Identifying and handling critical financial and business issues (contract review and negotiation, portfolio analysis)
Working with cross-functional teams on new product development (pricing, cost impact, investment analysis)

Must be currently enrolled for a 4 year Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Finance or Economics.
Leadership capabilities with a global mindset
Business acumen and ability to partner with business leaders
Strong PC and database knowledge and project/process management skills
Results-oriented and champion of change
Committed to quality and integrity
High tolerance for ambiguity

Knowledge and Skills:
Understanding of accounting processes and principles.
Analytical skills.
Business application skills (e.g., Microsoft Excel, VBA, SQL)
Written and verbal communication skills.
Teamwork skills.
Familiarity with financial statements.

We offer:
  • A competitive salary and extensive social benefits
  • Diverse and dynamic work environment
  • Work-life balance and support for career development
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