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Finance Intern



Accounting & Finance
Chicago, IL, USA
Posted on Tuesday, January 30, 2024
ActiveCampaign is now hiring interns for Summer 2024! As part of our internship program, you will be a part of the journey we’re taking to invest in early in career talent. AC’s Early in Career programs create career pathways for students and career-transitioning individuals through internships, apprenticeships, and associate development programs. We’re investing in you for long-term career growth at ActiveCampaign.
The internship program will focus on mentorship, key learning outcomes, and professional development to prepare you for a career as a professional. You’ll be paired with a direct manager, and a mentor, and receive onboarding support to ensure your success for the summer.
Our Finance intern will work with the Finance team to prepare & analyze data for internal stakeholders including sales, marketing, product management, and engineering. This person can expect to prepare presentations and create financial models looking at key data, trends, and scenarios. We are looking for someone who possesses a solid understanding of finance, economics, and accounting principles, coupled with a keen analytical mindset, to actively contribute to strategic financial decision-making and support the organization's financial objectives.

What your day will consist of:

  • Developing an understanding of company operations and reporting tools/practices
  • Assisting with management and executive presentations
  • Conducting market research and data collection to improve market and competitive intelligence
  • Compiling or assisting with data gathering and financial analysis
  • Providing financial support to cross-functional departments
  • Completing ad-hoc and specialized projects that support Finance or Accounting

What you will need:

  • Pursuant of a 4-year degree program in Finance, Accounting, or Economics
  • Demonstrates a strong foundation for analytical skills
  • Possesses an understanding of financial modeling
  • Demonstrates organization and the ability to manage competing priorities.
  • Has an interest in the technology industry and a knack for storytelling with numbers
  • Has at least one term to complete following the Summer of ‘24. We are not considering recent graduates for this position.
Please note that as an intern, you will not be eligible for the benefits described below. However, there are several perks listed that are available as an intern.
About ActiveCampaign:
ActiveCampaign helps small teams power big businesses with the must-have platform for intelligent marketing automation. Customers from over 170 countries depend on ActiveCampaign’s mix of pre-built automations and integrations (including Facebook, Google, WordPress, Salesforce, Shopify, and Square) to power personalized marketing, transactional emails, and one-to-one CRM interactions throughout the customer lifecycle.
As a global multicultural company, we are proud of our inclusive culture which embraces diverse voices, backgrounds, and perspectives. We don’t just celebrate our differences, we believe our diversity is what empowers our innovation and success. You can find out more about our DEI initiatives here.
ActiveCampaign holds the highest customer satisfaction rating among Marketing Automation, E-Commerce Personalization, Landing Page Builders, and CRM solutions on G2.com and is one of only a handful of software solutions with over 10,000 positive reviews. ActiveCampaign has also been named the Top Rated Email Marketing Software on TrustRadius. Learn more and start your free trial at ActiveCampaign.com.
Perks and benefits:
ActiveCampaign is an employee-first culture. We take care of our employees at work and outside of work. You can see more of the details here, but some of our most popular benefits include:
-Comprehensive health and wellness benefits that includes a High Deductible Health Plan (HDHP) fully covered by ActiveCampaign, complimentary access to telehealth and tele-mental health resources, and a complimentary membership to Calm
-Open paid time off
-Generous 401(k) matching program with immediate vesting
-Quarterly Path Perks with options for commuter and lunch benefits (for those reporting to a Hub), or a remote home office stipend
-After five years of service, you’ll be eligible for a four-week paid sabbatical leave and a sabbatical leave bonus
ActiveCampaign is an equal opportunity employer. We recruit, hire, pay, grow and promote no matter of gender, race, color, sexual orientation, religion, age, protected veteran status, physical and mental abilities, or any other identities protected by law.
Our Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) strive to foster a diverse inclusive environment by supporting each other, building a strong sense of belonging, and creating opportunities for mentorship and professional growth for their members.