Stanford University is one of Silicon Valley's largest employers - and also one of the most unique! Our mission is to educate future leaders and promote interdisciplinary, world-class research and teaching. This passion makes Stanford an intensely creative, rewarding, and challenging place to work. At the same time, our traditions of respect and collaboration sustain a humane, supportive environment in which to pursue your life and your career.
Stanford's Financial Management Services:
Financial Management Services (FMS) is the financial backbone of our organization. It includes 5 primary organizations: Controller's Office, Treasurer's Office, Global Operations, Purchasing & Payment Services and Financial Management Consulting and Support. We are offering internship programs to students and recent graduates looking for practical work experience.
The Summer Internship Program: students work for 10 - 12 weeks during the summer months (June - September). - The Co-Op Project: students work at Stanford University, FMS for four or more months during the school year; co-op projects can also happen during the summer.
Perform testing of new financial systems, upgrades and patching of existing systems; plan, conduct and document results of testing.
Analyze data and provide data sets to users for analysis. May include development of operational and analytical reports for end users.
Involve in all aspects of a project life-cycle, defining processes, deliverables, timelines, risks and mitigation solutions.
Compile/ review project documentations/ deliverables as and when needed using various project management tools.
Create presentations for project meetings.
Develop and design training curriculum for different projects.
Other duties as assigned.
Exceptional and effective written and oral communication skills.
Strong facilitation and presentation skills to influence diverse audiences.
Desire to learn, resilience, a problem-solving and result- driven mindset.
Ability to effectively work across cross functional teams.
Candidates must have work authorization at the time of hire, and maintain ongoing work authorization during employment.
*Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodationtoanyemployeewithadisabilitywhorequiresaccommodationtoperform the essential functions of his or herjob.
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Why Stanford is for YOU:
Imagine a world without search engines or social platforms. Consider lives saved through first-ever organ transplants and research to cure illnesses. Stanford University has revolutionized the way we live and enrich the world.
Supporting this mission is our diverse and dedicated 17,000 staff. We seek talent driven to impact the future of our legacy. Stanford empowers its' staff with a culture and unique perks, such as:
Freedom to grow. We offer career development programs, tuition reimbursement, or audit a course. Join a TedTalk, film screening, or listen to a renowned author or global leader speak.
A caring culture. We provide superb retirement plans, generous time-off, and family care resources.
A healthier you. Climb our rock wall, or choose from hundreds of health or fitness classes at our world-class exercise facilities. We also provide excellent health care benefits.
Discovery and fun. Stroll through historic sculptures, trails, and museums.
Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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Located between San Francisco and San Jose in the heart of Silicon Valley, Stanford University is recognized as one of the world's leading research and teaching institutions. Leland and Jane Stanford founded the University to "promote the public welfare by exercising an influence on behalf of humanity and civilization." Stanford opened its doors in 1891, and more than a century later, it remains dedicated to finding solutions to the great challenges of the day and to preparing students for leadership in a complex world. The University's thriving diverse community is comprised of nearly 7000 undergraduate students, 9000 graduate students, 2000 faculty members, 1900 postdoctoral scholars, and over 11,000 academic and administrative staff in seven schools including several interdisciplinary research centers and institutes. The campus spreads over 8000 contiguous acres and nearly all undergraduates live on campus. Stanford offers bachelor's and master's degrees in addition to doctoral degrees (PhD, MD, DMA and JD) plus a number of professional and continuing education programs and certifications. More at http://facts.stanford.edu and http://www.stanford.edu. Stanford University is an ...equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty. It welcomes nominations of and applications from women, members of minority groups, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities, as well as from others who would bring additional dimensions to the university’s research, teaching and clinical missions.