New York Power Authority Developmental Intern - Finance in White Plains, New York

Developmental Intern - Finance

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Job Description

In 2018, two key areas of Financial Planning's focus will be data visualization and automation. The intern will participate in creation of financial data visualization reports through Tableau software, as well as assisting with automation of financial forecasting processes that are currently completed manually. The intern will take part in these efforts through documentation of current and to-be processes, participation in identification of specific automation and data visualization needs, design meetings and creation of solutions, and user testing.

In support of NYPA's digitization initiative, automation will save working time and reduce errors. Data visualization projects will support enhanced information sharing, faster response times, and transparency leading to more robust decision making.

Skills, knowledge, and abilities the intern will walk away with at the end of the internship:

Skills: Data visualization, particularly using Tableau software.

Knowledge: Utility and financial knowledge gained through first-hand experience with financial reporting.

Abilities: Ability to bring a concept into a fully implemented project.

Required Skills

Technical Competencies:

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel user.

  • Basic data visualization and/or coding experience.

Behavioral Competencies:

  • Organized and methodical.

  • Able to participate on cross functional teams and communicate technical concepts to non-technical colleagues.

Required Experience

Completed 2 or more years of study in Finance, Accounting, Mathematics, Business with a focus in one of these areas, or a related field.

Job Location

White Plains, New York, United States

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