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Xcel Energy Accounting/Finance Intern Job in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Location(s): MN - Minneapolis

Is it time to see how all those college courses translate to the real world? Are you ready to work alongside experienced professionals on real projects and issues? An internship at Xcel Energy will give you practical experience in the energy industry at a company that’s committed to excellence, safety and environmental stewardship.

During COVID-19 Pandemic this position may require the ability to temporarily work remote within the company service territory until company protocol dictates return to the office criteria has been met.

Job Description

We are hiring an Accounting/Finance Intern at our downtown Minneapolis, MN office. This internship will have the opportunity to work full-time during the summer with possible extension to work part time during the school year. The ideal student will be a Sophomore (or above) undergraduate student who is pursuing a degree in accounting or finance.


  • Assist with financial analysis and support to the team for the annual budget process, as well as other support for current year and five year forecasting.

  • Assist with collecting financial data for variance reporting.

  • Prepare internal and external reports.

  • Validate completed SAP master data requests and research and resolve master data issues within SAP.

  • Provide written documentation of various processes within the group and perform other miscellaneous financial/accounting duties as directeted.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be a current student pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in Accounting or Finance.

  • Must be a Sophomore or above

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel

  • Ability to commute to work from downtown Minneapolis office

  • Ability to work 40 hours per week during summer 2021

  • Ability to work 8+ hours per week during the academic year at our downtown Minneapolis office

Preferred Qualifications

  • Basic accounting and financing classes

  • A GPA of 3.0 or higher

  • Able to commit to the internship for 12 months or longer

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 || United States (US) || CFO Organization || 75300:Energy Supply Finance || Full-Time || Non-Bargaining ||

The anticipated starting base pay for this position is: $17.40 - $25.70 per hour

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Requisition Number: 31341

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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