Commodity Analyst Intern
Louisville , Kentucky
November 20, 2017

Schneider Electric™ creates connected technologies that reshape industries, transform cities and enrich lives. Our 144,000 employees thrive in more than 100 countries. From the simplest of switches to complex operational systems, our technology, software and services improve the way our customers manage and automate their operations. Help us deliver solutions that ensure Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment: .

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Position Summary:
We seek an individual with high integrity to intern with a major in Economics, Mathematics, Finance or other analytical discipline. This is a wonderful opportunity to come learn one of the leading overall industries in the U.S. This role will be an important part of the Risk Management Team reporting process.

We are seeking current students who are available to work 20 hours week moving forward through the school year. Candidates will preferably be in their Sophomore or Junior year in school.

Character Requirements:
Integrity: demonstrates this in all interactions
Decisiveness: has the ability to sort through information and make appropriate and timely decisions
Initiative: recognizes and acts on what needs to be done without being asked to do it
Diligence: energized by being diligent in meeting deadlines and completing tasks on time.
Thoroughness: pays close attention to detail and produces accurate work in a timely fashion
Responsibility: understands expectations and follows through in accomplishing them

Position responsibilities:
    Assist and support the Risk Managers and Global Risk Oversight group with various responsibilities Prepare and collect risk management and energy market data requests, organize data received into useful formats, and input data into databases/reports Develop an understanding of financial instruments available and the purpose, advantages, and disadvantages of their use in managing financial risk Create and gather materials to support meetings with clients to discuss Risk Management and energy markets Perform ad-hoc analyses and small projects within global energy markets, including market instruments, price relationships, and client energy spend/consumption patterns Research client industries and client conditions to assist in the creation of risk documents Utilize statistical software for in-depth statistical analysis of data Develop an understanding of how global energy markets and costs impact our clients Analyze processes and procedures and present recommendations for improvements Keep current with key political and economic developments as they relate to international energy markets

Essential skills and qualifications:
  • High commitment to company vision and values
  • Pursuing a Bachelors Degree in a quantitative field (Economics, Mathematics, Statistics, Finance, Accounting, etc.)
  • Analytical self-starter with strong attention to detail
  • Quick and eager learner, willing to learn about econometric and mathematical concepts not yet learned in classroom environment
  • Strong problem-solving skills focused on providing solutions
  • Ability to manage multiple deadlines in a timely manner
  • Strong familiarity with Microsoft Office products, particularly Excel, Powerpoint, and Publisher

We seek out and reward people for being straightforward, open, passionate, effective and challenging the status quo. We want our employees to reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate. We welcome people as they are, creating an inclusive culture where all forms of diversity are seen as a real value for the company. We're looking for people with a passion for success - on the job and beyond. See what our people have to say about working for Schneider Electric: .

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Concerning agencies: Schneider Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes and will not be responsible for fees related to such.

Schneider Electric is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.

A little about us:
We’re the global specialist in energy management and automation. Our technologies ensure that Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment.

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