Financial Planning Intern at Viasat

Posted in Accounting 22 days ago.

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Type: Full Time
Location: Carlsbad, California

Job Description:

Bigger challenges. Bolder ideas. Global impact. At Viasat, we're on a mission to deliver connections with the capacity to change the world. We're the company behind the world's fastest satellite internet service, with technology that's helping to bridge the digital divide and improve life for our customers around the globe. By providing powerful new ways for people to connect with one another, gain greater access to education, entertainment, medical research, commerce, and much more, our team is empowering millions of customers worldwide.
We're growing rapidly and looking for passionate, innovative professionals to join our team and connect the world to more. You'll work in a collaborative and inclusive environment that values diverse perspectives and continuous learning, and provides industry-leading benefits with unmatched opportunities for career growth. Our team is fearless in pursuit of new ideas and uncompromising in our quest to become the world's first truly global Internet Service Provider. Interested in joining our mission? Take a look at career opportunities at Viasat today.
Job Responsibilities
As an integral member of the Financial Planning & Analysis team, this position is expected to add value by generating business analysis, studies and other critical decision support analysis to be used by management to facilitate informed decisions and to generate valuable insights and transparency around all areas of the business, internally and externally.
Performing analyses on historical and projected financial performance for competitor comparatives
Providing strategic and valuation insights, hypotheses, and conclusions based upon project analysis
Aggregating disparate forms of data to drive tangible results and long-lasting impact
Developing and enhancing financial models and decision-making tools
Automating reporting and what-if scenario analysis frameworks for ad hoc analysis
Prepare and deliver intern project presentation to Finance leadership at end of internship periodRequirements
Currently pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Finance or related field
A proven track record of academic and professional excellence
Strong analytical, problem solving, and interpersonal communication skills
Diligent, highly accurate with extreme attention to detail
Excellent communications skills and ability to work across all levels of the organization
Strong ability to manage ambiguity and adapt readily and easily to changes in priorities and business conditions
Strong excel skillsPreferences
Experience working with financial and forecast/budget software applications (Hyperion/Oracle)To learn more about this site and other office locations, please click here!Additional requirements
Minimum education:High School Diploma or GED
Years of experience: 0-1 years
Travel: Up to 10%
Citizenship: US Citizenship or Permanent Resident Status required