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Intern - Finance - 90241189 - Philadelphia

Date: Feb 17, 2019

Location: Philadelphia, PA, US, 19104

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Your success is a train ride away.

Amtrak connects businesses and communities across the country and we move America’s workforce toward the future. We employ more than 20,000 diverse, energetic professionals in a variety of career fields throughout the United States. The safety of our passengers, our employees, the public and our operating environment is our priority and the success of our railroad is the result of our employees.

Are you ready to join our team?

 

SUMMARY OF DUTIES:
The intern will work alongside an Engineering Department financial professional. Specifically, supporting the financial management team in administrative, accounting and financial analysis work of an introductory nature and duties will gradually increasing in level of difficulty and responsibility. The Engineering Finance Intern will be utilizing Microsoft office products, SAP accounting and business planning tools to complete the assigned duties.   


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
• Research and collect data. 
• Analyze data 
• Use Excel functions – Pivot tables, V-look ups, data filters 
• Support financial management team 
• Identify challenges/barriers and make recommendations.
• Effectively communicate findings to key stakeholders.

• This position begins Summer/May 2019

 

EDUCATION:
• Must be actively pursuing an undergraduate degree in Finance, Accounting, Business or Economics.


QUALIFICATIONS:
• Must be actively pursuing a degree at an accredited educational institution. 
• Must have at least 1 years of academic undergraduate studies completed or a sophomore status at minimum. 
• Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

•    Available to work a minimum of 15 hours per week between the days/hours: Monday-Friday, 8a-5p
• Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel and Access)

 
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
• Strong analytical skills.
• Ability to work within a Finance group that supports an Operating Department of the business
• Must be comfortable performing analysis and preparing reports summarizing the results of the analysis. 
• Ability to work independently on specific projects.
• Financial modeling exposure. 

 


COMMUNICATION AND INTERPERSONAL SKILLS:
Must have excellent oral and written communication skills.
 

Requisition ID:37721
Posting Location(s):Pennsylvania
Personnel Area:PA08
Job Family/Function:Finance 
Relocation Offered:No 
Education Requirements:High School/GED
Travel Requirements:None 
Employment Experience Requirements:1 - 3 years of experience

Amtrak employees power our progress through their performance.

We want your work at Amtrak to be more than a job – we want it to be a fulfilling experience where you find challenging and rewarding opportunities, respect among colleagues, competitive pay, benefits that protect you and your family, and a high performance culture that recognizes and values your contributions and helps you reach your career goals.

We proudly support and encourage U.S. Veterans to apply for Amtrak job opportunities.

All positions require pre-employment background verification, medical review and pre-employment drug screen. Amtrak is committed to a safe and drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing. All new hires are required to undergo a hair drug test which detects the presence of illegal drugs for months prior to testing. We appreciate your cooperation in keeping Amtrak safe and drug-free.  

In accordance with DOT regulations (49 CFR section 40.25), Amtrak is required to obtain prior drug and alcohol testing records for applicants/employees intending to perform safety- sensitive duties for covered Department of Transportation positions.   If an applicant/employee refuses to provide written consent for Amtrak to obtain these records, he/she will not permitted to perform safety-sensitive functions.

Note that any education requirement listed above may be deemed satisfied if you have an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Amtrak is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we welcome all to apply. We consider candidates regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability (including blindness), or veteran status.

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