Finance/Accounting Intern- MN & WI Job (Minneapolis, MN)

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Finance/Accounting Intern- MN & WI Job

Location(s): MN - Minneapolis; WI - Eau Claire

Are you looking for an exciting job where you can put your skills and talents to work at a company you can feel proud to be a part of? Do you want a workplace that will challenge you and offer you opportunities to learn and grow? A position at Xcel Energy could be just what you're looking for.

Job Title

Finance/Accounting Intern

Are you looking for an exciting job where you can put your skills, talents and education to work at a company you can feel proud to be part of? Do you want a workplace that will challenge you and offer you opportunities to learn and grow? A professional position at Xcel Energy could be just what you're looking for.

Company Overview

As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electric and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you're ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.

Position Summary

Xcel Energy is seeking candidates to support our CFO Organization, specifically, accounting and finance internships in Minneapolis, MN, and Eau Claire, WI. The 12-week paid internship provides an opportunity to showcase your abilities in either an accounting, tax, or finance group that supports various business units throughout the Company. The program provides practical work experience to develop your existing skillset, present to senior leadership, and collaborate with key internal stakeholders. Each intern will be relied upon to play a role in achieving department objectives and goals. The program will allow you to apply what you've learned in school and further enhance your knowledge through hands on training and also provide opportunities to network and learn with other interns across the CFO organization

Typical intern responsibilities could include but are not limited to:
  • Participate in the monthly financial close process
  • Contribute to FERC, SEC, governmental and internal reporting
  • Learn to use various accounting and budgeting systems
  • Financial planning and analysis
  • Assist with updates, data maintenance, and analysis
  • Assist with SOX control reporting


These positions may have the possibility to extend beyond the internship's initial term based on the candidate's successful performance and Xcel's business needs.

Preferred Department Ranking

Corporate Accounting

Tax

Finance

Minimum Requirements
  • Current student, sophomore status or higher
  • Enrolled in an accredited college or university and pursuing a degree in accounting , finance , and/or MIS/Computer Science
  • Able to commute to the corporate office(s) in either Minneapolis, MN, or Eau Claire, WI
  • Able to work full-time during the summer
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, especially Excel


Preferred Qualifications
  • 3.0 GPA (out of a 4.0 scale) or higher
  • Completed 2 years of undergraduate coursework, including classes in Intermediate Accounting, Auditing, and/or Tax


Xcel Energy is committed to the safety of its employees and customers, and promotes a Safety Always culture. Because of this, we strongly encourage all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19; however, vaccination is not mandatory. After being hired, you will asked to report your vaccination status and dates of vaccination. This information will be maintained confidentially and disclosed only on a need-to-know basis. If you are not fully vaccinated or choose not to disclose your vaccination status you will be required to follow any health-and-safety rules applicable to unvaccinated employees.

As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you're ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.

Posting Notes: MN - Minneapolis || MN - Minneapolis; WI - Eau Claire || United States (US) || CFO Organization || 75410:Corporate Accounting || Part-Time || Non-Bargaining ||

The anticipated starting base pay for this position is: $20.40 per hour

This position may also be eligible for the following benefits: Pension, 401(k) plan, Paid time off (PTO), Holidays, Personal holidays

Requisition Number: 48621

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Individuals with a disability who need an accommodation to apply please contact us at [email protected]

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ACCESSIBILITY STATEMENT
Xcel Energy endeavors to make https://www.xcelenergy.com/ accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please contact Xcel Energy Talent Acquisition at [email protected] . This contact information is for accommodation requests only and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.

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More Information on Xcel Energy
Xcel Energy operates in the Energy industry. The company is located in Minneapolis, MN, Minneapolis, MN, Minneapolis, MN and Denver, CO. Xcel Energy was founded in 2022. It has 10001 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Dental Benefits, Vision Benefits, Health Insurance Benefits, Life Insurance and 401(K). To see all 48 open jobs at Xcel Energy, click here.
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