MBA Finance - Intern

Purpose of Job

USAA’s 10-week, summer internship program offers college students the chance to discover what it’s like to work at a Fortune 100 company and leading financial services organization. Our interns deliver innovative solutions to real business challenges, and build enduring relationships with their manager and an assigned mentor. While gaining insight into the service of the military community and USAA’s noble mission, interns are immediately part of USAA’s collaborative culture. Spend your summer at USAA and gain a career where you can make a difference!

Routinely uses financial principles to solve simple to moderately complex business problems while performing forecasting, planning, and financial modeling related to income, profitability, liquidity, capital, leverage, asset and liability management or operating expense. The Financial Analyst III is the entry level position in the Financial Analyst Hierarchy.

Job Requirements

Tasks:

Assists in the development of financial forecasts/plans for a business area or expense category; under direct supervision, supports forecasting/planning process and model improvement initiatives.
Supports preparation of recurring or ad hoc financial reports and analysis or cost benefit analysis to support internal and external management decision-making.
With supervision, conducts financial research for value-added business decision support.
Assists with product assignment, product pricing, product profitability and ad hoc analysis.
Under supervision, contributes to the preparation of informed, proactive analysis to enable effective decision-making and efficient resource utilization.
Acquires and applies foundational knowledge of the business, its products and processes.

Minimum Education:

Currently pursuing Masters of Business Administration (MBA) at an accredited university degree in Business, Accounting, Finance, Economics, or a related field required.

Minimum Experience:

Up to 2 years of related experience and accountability for moderately complex tasks and/or projects required.
Foundational knowledge of data analysis and relevant technical accounting/finance acumen required.
Foundational level of business acumen in the areas of the business operations, industry practices and emerging trends required.