This internship position will be a part of the Finance & Accounting team. Responsible for supporting Finance & Accounting Directors in developing budgets, forecasts and providing meaningful analysis of actual results. This position will provide the intern visibility to the staff within the Finance & Accounting division as well as the operational staff across the business units. In this position, the candidate will have the opportunity to demonstrate and develop analytical skills while learning about the diverse business units within Walgreens.
Walgreens has Finance & Accounting Internship openings at our corporate office in Deerfield, IL for the following areas:
- Business Unit Finance (i.e. Pharmacy Finance, Merchandise Finance, etc.)
- Mergers and Acquisitions
- Internal Audit
- Corporate Accounting
Project work will differ in each area depending on business needs, and all interns will participate in the Corporate Internship Programming.
•Provides support to the Finance Directors in the fiscal year budgeting process for the specified divisions.
• Analyzes results and develops explanations for key variances.
• Automates some of the reports within the Division.
Walgreens (walgreens.com), one of the nation’s largest drugstore chains, is included in the Retail Pharmacy USA Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA), a global leader in retail and wholesale pharmacy. Walgreens is proud to be a neighborhood health, beauty and retail destination supporting communities across the country, and was named to FORTUNE* magazine’s 2019 Companies that Change the World list. Approximately 8 million customers interact with Walgreens in stores and online each day. As of August 31, 2019, Walgreens operates 9,277 drugstores with a presence in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, along with its omni-channel business, Walgreens.com. Walgreens also provides specialty pharmacy and mail services and offers in-store clinics and other health care services throughout the United States, most of which are operated by our health care strategic partners.
An Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/veterans.
- Currently enrolled in a Bachelors degree program with 2 semesters remaining upon start date.
- Experience communicating with key stakeholders via writing reports and presenting the information.
- Experience collaborating with teams.
- Basic level skill in Microsoft Office Suite (Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel).
- Possesses a GPA of 3.2
- Experience in Retail.