Overview

Summary of Responsibilities:

Santander Consumer is looking for Summer 2020 Finance interns in the following groups: Accounting, Financial Planning and Analysis, Corporate Development, Internal Controls, Capital Markets, and/or Treasury.

Essential Functions:

The Finance Intern will be a key member of the organization whose principal focus is to:

  • Develop a strong understanding of the company’s products and capabilities, operations and financial performance
  • Assist in the development of the annual budget, the strategic plan and monthly forecasts 
  • Develop, produce and analyze financial statements on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis for management reviews.
  • Ensure that management has a thorough understanding of business results through the communication of reporting and analysis.
  • Drive business performance through the reporting and analysis of Key Performance Indicators
  • Liaise with internal finance departments such as Corporate FP&A, Strategic Planning and Treasury to ensure organizational alignment.
  • Develop and implement strategies to best utilize the financial information systems available to provide the most accurate, timely and reliable sources for financial reporting and analysis

Requirements:

  • An undergraduate or graduate students majoring in Accounting or Finance with a graduation date of Fall 2020 or Spring 2021
  • Cumulative GPA is 3.25 or above
  • Highly motivated and results oriented with a desire to exceed expectations
  • Demonstrates intellectual curiosity and courage in their leadership style
  • Crisp communication skills with the ability to express facts and ideas clearly both verbally and in writing, interacting professionally, transparently and effectively with people at all levels
  • Strong critical thinking with the ability to develop solutions to complex challenges
  • Ability to multi-task as required
  • Ability to work independently on special projects

Working Conditions:

  • Shifts and/or schedules may change throughout the year as dictated by management and business needs
  • Travel to multiple facilities may be required.
  • May be required to lift, push, or pull materials weighing up to twenty (20) pounds.
  • May be required to sit and review information on a computer screen for long periods of time.
  • May require repetitive motions of the hands and wrist related to writing and typing at an electronic keyboard.
  • Corporate / satellite office role.
  • Extended working hours may be required as dictated by management and business needs.