Intern: Corporate FP&A

Fayetteville, AR

Corporate FP&A Intern

At AcreTrader our mission is to empower our customers to buy and sell land smarter with advanced technology, data, and expertise. We know that goal can only be realized by building and maintaining the most talented, engaged, and empowered team. We are searching for a motivated Corporate FP&A Intern to join our team for an 8-week summer internship position. 

As a part of the AcreTrader team, you will have the opportunity to make a real difference. Because we take our time finding and hiring the best talent across all industries, you will be given quick trust and ownership of projects that ignite your passion. We believe when every person on the team is equally as passionate about the work that is in front of them, that is when real growth happens. We hire people who buck boredom, embrace change, and are always searching for innovative ways to solve complex problems.

Working with the Finance & Accounting teams, the FP&A  Intern will have the opportunity to get hands-on experience collaborating cross-functionally with Operations & Marketing while building out impactful financial reports.  This role will be responsible for supply and demand forecasting, month-end close and reporting as well as creating weekly scorecards for AcreTrader. Read more about how the AcreTrader platform works here.

This is an opportunity for a collaborative and communicative candidate with a passion for learning to develop their skills alongside a dynamic team. The ideal candidate has a genuine interest and curiosity in agriculture, finance, and technology, and is ready to hit the ground running in a fast-paced high-growth environment. 

Core Responsibilities:

  • You will help develop the supply/demand forecast process

  • You will assist the Senior Manager of FP&A in the monthly financial forecasting process

  • You will provide the monthly financial variance analysis to senior leadership 

  • You will analyze historical trends in Excel 

  • You will partner with Operations and Marketing to develop forecast assumptions, build and utilize financial models 

  • You will offer and receive consistent feedback

Key Competencies:

  • You have completed 2+ years of a Business or Finance degree

  • You are proficient in Excel and Microsoft Office Suite 

  • You have a working knowledge of Trend Analysis, Financial Statements, and Financial Models 

  • You have exceptional verbal and written communication skills 

  • You are comfortable working in a fast-paced environment where priorities shift quickly

  • You are available to work onsite in Fayetteville, AR

  • You are available to work 15-25 hours per week from June 5, 2023 - July 28, 2023

Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is a precondition to employment at AcreTrader

To find success at AcreTrader, you should: 

Be inspired by our vision of making buying and selling land common, transparent, and easy, and deem yourself to be a lifelong learner. We have very high expectations for ourselves, each other, and every new team member. We’re looking for high performers who go about their work with a sense of curiosity and a drive to make things better.

We are dedicated to the growth of our platform, the growth of our people, and the growth of our individual and collective intellectual curiosity.  In an effort to best support our interns, (among other benefits) we offer compensation as well as an opportunity for course credit for your work. Studies have shown that candidates from underrepresented backgrounds often do not apply for roles if all key competencies are not met. AcreTrader is an equal opportunity employer and recognizes that diverse teams are the strongest teams. We encourage interested individuals of all backgrounds to apply. 

We’re so excited to hear what excites you.

JOB CODE: 1000106