Santander US Operations Planning and Analytics Intern - Summer 2021 - Dallas, TX in Mesa, Arizona
Summary of Responsibilities:
The Operations Planning and Analytics Intern will support the Operations Management Team in daily activities related to managing the corporate department.
This 2021 Summer Internship is for undergraduate students who have an anticipated graduation date between December 2021 and May 2022.
The application deadline for this position is Monday, November 9.
This internship position is located in Mesa, AZ or Dallas, TX . Before applying, please keep in mind that our internship program does not offer any relocation assistance. To learn more about our summer internship program and the activities included, please visit https://www.santandercareers.com/students .
Summary of Responsibilities:
The Operations Planning and Analytics Intern supports efforts to conduct unprecedented or complex analyses and reporting in support of general business operations, special projects/initiatives and/orstrategic/operationalplanning activities. The incumbent will support the Planning and Analytics team to consult management and business partners on matters of significance regarding strategic approaches, effectiveness of support functions, and business performance improvement opportunities. S/he is often assigned as a project support on business unit initiatives of strategic importance.
Defines and develops analytical approaches to unprecedented and complex issues.
Supports activities in determining where measurement gaps exist and devises new metrics or reports to fill those gaps.
Reviews operational data/metrics, analyzes and synthesizes the data, then compiles into reports or presentations.
Navigates the entire firm in order to effectively complete tasks.
Develops consultative partnerships with internal teams and leaders to understand their strategic objectives, key performance indicators and reporting requirements.
Communicates with internal teams and leaders to stay abreast of organization and function operations and is familiar with company practices relevant to metrics, performance indicators, reporting protocols, etc.
Leads special projects/initiatives that are of strategic importance for the function or business unit.
Acts as technical leader for any ad-hoc reporting or project needs in the function or business unit.
Collaborates with and supports senior leaders and their teams to ensure analytical and reporting needs are aligned, and supports business and operating results.
Provides guidance to less experienced staff.
Leads projects including assigning work and monitoring quality and completion.
Contributes to the achievement of function or business unit objectives.
Supports data-driven decision-making by team, functional or business unit leaders.
- Other duties as assigned.
Requirements and Relevant Skills/Abilities:
Ability to work 12 consecutive (40 hr) weeks between May-August
Willingness to participate in all intern activities throughout the summer
Pursing Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Economics (Preferred), or related field (i.e. Accounting, Business Administration).
Able to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple projects.
Proficient with Microsoft Office.
Ability to maintain confidentiality.
Experience working in a corporate setting
Ability to research, analyze, document, and present organizational metrics that drive business decisions
Advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills a plus
Analytical Tools (Preferred) - R, SAS, Python etc.
Visualization Tools (Preferred)
Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
Knowledge and understanding of banking industry: products, services, operational policies, and procedures
Knowledge and understanding of risk management
Strong attention to detail and accuracy skills
Shifts and/or s Extended working hours may be required as dictated by management and business needs.
Travel to multiple facilities maybe 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.Employer's Rights: This job description does not list all the duties of the job. You may be asked by your supervisors or managers to perform other duties. You will be evaluated in part based upon your performance of the tasks listed in this job description. The employer has the right to revise this job description at any time. This job description is not a contract for employment, and either you or the employer may terminate employment at any time, for any reason.At Santander, we value and respect differences in our workforce and strive to increase the diversity of our teams. We actively encourage everyone to apply.
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