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Tennessee Valley Authority Summer Internship - Financial Services in CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee

Summer Internship - Financial Services

Job ID:510555Location:CHATTANOOGA, TNRegular/Temporary:Temporary


Position Purpose:

Intern will develop an understanding of the assigned Financial Services business unit, as it relates to its functional purpose and will learn standard work, strategies, philosophies, programs, and initiatives within the organization.

Principal Accountabilities:

Example duties include:

  • Become familiar with the TVA business, organization, key decision makers, Financial Services processes and procedures. Intern will have the opportunity to interact with Financial Services leaders and team members while learning the key components that drive Financial Services’ strategic direction.

  • Develop working knowledge of critical Financial Services functions including: finance and accounting; business planning; enterprise planning; portfolio management; treasury and commercial energy solutions.

  • Learn to apply policies and procedures across the organizations; recommend continuous improvement changes in support of business needs, and proactively develop an understanding of policies, procedures, and culture and communicate these to new and existing employees.


Seeking majors in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Analytics, Marketing, Computer Science, Engineering, Supply Chain, and Law.

Position Locations: Chattanooga, Knoxville, Nashville and virtual options available

About TVA:

Founded in 1933, Tennessee Valley Authority is a corporate agency of the United States with over 10,000 employees who provide electricity for business customers and local power distributors serving 9 million people across 7 states. By joining TVA, you will find a mission-oriented company committed to core values of safety, service, integrity, accountability and collaboration. Our mission focuses on providing economic development, environmental sustainability and power generation to the people of the Tennessee Valley.

To be considered, GPA and anticipated graduation datemust be statedon the resumeand a copy of a current transcript must be attachedto the online application.

Eligibility Factors:

· Must have completed at least 30 hours of college coursework

· Maintain a GPA of 2.75 or higher

· Currently enrolled as a full time student

· Have reached the age of 18 years old

Students may be eligible for housing assistance if the TVA official work station is more than 50 miles from the student’s permanent home address.

An overwhelming response is expected for a limited number of openings. Candidates selected for an interview will be contacted before November 15, 2020.

Equal Employment Opportunity

TVA values and embraces diversity. We encourage all individuals to apply regardless of race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, sex, abilities/disabilities, sexual orientation, religion, veteran status and age. We strive to be inclusive of all the people we serve across the Valley.

TVA is an Equal Opportunity employer and complies with all applicable laws and regulations regarding equal employment opportunities. Any applicant or employee who believes s/he has a discrimination claim (including harassment or retaliation) must contact TVA’s Equal Opportunity Compliance office within 45 calendar days of the event or action s/he believes to constitute discrimination, harassment, or retaliation.

Drug-Free Workplace

All TVA Non-Nuclear employees are covered by TVA's Federal Drug-Free Workplace Program Plan, in accordance with Executive Order 12564, Public Law 100-71 and the Mandatory Guidelines for Federal Workplace Drug Testing. Information regarding the Drug Free Workplace Program can be found TVA Non-Nuclear employees in Testing Designated Positions, including those performing safety-sensitive duties are also subject to random drug testing. TVA Nuclear employees are subject to random alcohol and drug tests in accordance with 10 CFR Part 26 as mandated by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC).

How to Claim Vet Preference

If you are a U.S. Military Veteran and would like to be considered a preference-eligible veteran for the purposes of your employment application to TVA, please take the necessary actions outlined in the application process. Please submit your military documents each time you apply for a position.

How to Submit Documentation:

1) Upload documents after you complete the application by clicking Careers Home, Cover Letters and Attachments, and Add Attachment, or

2) Email documents to[email protected]

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