University Relations - Finance Intern in Illinois

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Health Care Service   Corporation (HCSC), a Mutual Legal Reserve Company and an Independent   Licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, is the largest   customer-owned health insurer in the United States and fourth largest   overall, operating through our Blue Cross and Blue Shield® Plans in   Illinois, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas. HCSC affiliates and   subsidiaries such as Dearborn National®, TMG Health and Medecision, offer   group life, disability and dental solutions, as well as a range of other   individual solutions. The company, founded in 1936, serves nearly   15 million members across five states and employs more than 21,000   people in over 60 local offices. HCSC is dedicated to expanding access to   high quality, cost effective health care and equipping our members with   information and tools so they can make the best health care decisions for   themselves and their families. Our health plans were pioneers in their   states, as they were the first to provide coverage for a number of procedures   — ranging from heart and bone marrow transplants, to cancer and leukemia   treatments. Today, we are leaders in the development of value-based care   models to spur greater collaboration and accountability among various   stakeholders to improve the health care experience for patients and consumers   and enable them lead healthier lives.


This 10-week internship will be located in Chicago


What Are Your Responsibilities?

This position will be supporting the Financial Management or Treasury team at HCSC. Responsibilities can include:

  • Assisting divisional analysts with financial reporting and forecasting
  • Work extensively with departmental tools including Excel and Cognos TM1 — converting raw data into usable financial reports and graphs
  • Supported by team members and an Intern Mentor, to reach goals and a high-performance level.
  • The candidates will complete an internship-long capstone project based on market industry trends using data from internal and external sources, concluding with a presentation to leadership.
  • Detailed understanding of each division within Financial Management all while developing their professional and technical skillset.

What Do You Need To Be Successful?

  • Finance/Accounting majors preferred
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work with all levels of management;
  • Clear and concise verbal and written communications skills
  • Adaptable to changing and sometimes ambiguous work assignments
  • Project management and customer service skills
  • Ability to handle multiple projects in an environment of urgency
  • Previous internship experience preferred

What Are the Requirements You Must Meet?

  • Graduation date between December 2018 – June 2019
  • A minimum GPA of 3.0/4.0
  • Availability to work 10 weeks during the summer
  • Unrestricted authorization to work in the United States (at this time, we are not offering this program under OPT or CPT or sponsoring work visas for these roles).

What Does the Internship Program Entail?

  • Formal Intern Orientation to build business and industry acumen
  • Challenging real world hands on project
  • Weekly networking opportunities among interns and company leaders
  • Professional development workshops
  • Business Resource Group involvement
  • Volunteer activities
  • City-specific outing 

Location: IL - Chicago
Activation Date: Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Expiration Date: Thursday, March 1, 2018
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Blue Cross and Blue Shield
BlueCross and BlueShield
IL - Chicago

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