At a Glance
Youre a motivated rising junior or above student with a 3.0 GPA or higher seeking a degree in one of the following areas listed below from an accredited college or university:
Accounting or Finance
This is a learning-intensive program designed to give you essential business insights and hands-on experience in your field of choice. Its a full-time, 10-week commitment from May 27, 2020 through July 31, 2020.
Benefits include professional development sessions, networking opportunities, and mentorship.
The Spectrum Internship Experience
You have clear aspirations and are seeking a summer internship program that will help you meet them. Find it at Spectrum, named one of the Top 100 Internship Programs in the United States by WayUp.
Our internships are designed to provide:
Opportunities to gain new skills and elevate the ones you already have, all in a robust and forward-thinking business setting.
First-rate, hands-on experience in the telecommunications industry.
Opportunities to connect you with people who can give you a better understanding of the industry and help you accomplish real goals you can add to your résumé, this includes assigning you a formal mentor and interactions with senior executives.
What you can expect in this role
As a Spectrum Intern, youll be essential to two teams your respective department and your Intern peer group. Department and team-focused projects account for about 80% of your schedule. Youll spend the other 20% on professional development sessions and networking activities, including the Kickoff Conference on May 27 and 28, webinars, community service, cross-functional project, and final presentations.
Internship responsibilities may include
Responsible for supporting the financial strategy, planning, and analysis needs of IT, including annual budgeting, quarterly forecasts, justification forms, headcount dashboards, contractor reporting, SOW management, and aggregation/communication to IT leadership
This position will serve as a trusted liaison to the business, utilizing business relationship management skills to ensure internal and external customer satisfaction. Specifically, this role is responsible for facilitating discussions with the business sponsors and IT delivery leads to develop and approve the project charter, as well as communicating the project definition and approval status to executive leadership
Heres what it takes to get started
Must be currently enrolled in an accredited College or University completing a Bachelors Degree or Advanced Degree
Must have at least a 3.0 GPA or greater in current program
Ability to travel locally to Spectrum Intern development events and activities throughout the program
Advanced Excel skills
Oral and written skills
Problem solving skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Office
Works well in a team environment
Works well independently
Ability to read, write, speak and understand English
Basic understanding of core business processes and existing system capabilities
Basic ability to communicate with senior levels of management
Basic knowledge of business analysis and consulting skills
Basic ability to focus on the customer experience
Basic ability to develop effective partnerships across the organization
Basic ability to operate with a sense of urgency and commitment
Basic ability to think strategically and build trust
Basic knowledge of the organizations structure
Champions integrity, respect, accountability, and teamwork
Understands how his/her job fits into the organization, and how the job impacts others