Lids Sports Group Finance & Accounting Internship

Overview

Date Posted:
10/12/2018
Address:
10555 Lids Way
City:
Zionsville
State:
IN
Country:
United States of America
Category:
Internships

Description

 

LIDS Sports Group Internship Program

The LIDS Sports Group Internship Program offers students an opportunity to gain valuable work experience in a variety of professional disciplines. In order to be considered for any internship position, applicants must be rising college sophomores through graduate school students.

 

Program Description:
LIDS Sports group offers a college internship program that provides a 10-week full-time summer internship opportunity with preference given for students pursuing degrees in Retail Management, Accounting/Finance, Human Resources, Marketing, Business and Fashion Merchandising. During their internship, students will work at the LIDS Corporate Office in Zionsville, IN under the guidance of mentors while engaging in real career-related activities. Students will have the opportunity to present their business project to the LIDS Leadership team and other key members of the organization that summarizes their experiences and business recommendations at the end of each program.  The program is designed to complement and expand the students’ classroom education and offers an opportunity to gain marketable career experience.

 

What to expect as a Finance & Accounting Intern:

Interns will have the opportunity to work with all teams within the Accounting and Finance Department to get the full scope of retail responsibilities. Daily responsibilities will include:

  • Analyzing operational data from other departments to identify efficiencies
  • Performing financial modeling and analyzing corporate spend to identify cost-saving opportunities
  • Analyzing sales trends and update sales forecasts
  • Preparing ROI on capital projects and marketing initiatives
  • Partnering with inventory accounting teams to analyze systematic inventory flow to maximize cost efficiencies
  • Reconciling sales, tender, and chargeback data for both store and internet sales channels
  • Coordinating with other interns and team members on projects

Minimum Requirements

 

Eligibility:

For consideration to participate in the internship program, an applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and either a full-time student pursuing a baccalaureate or higher degree in a business-related field at an accredited college/university or attending an accredit 2-year college/university. A selected student must begin the internship on:

  • Summer 2019 Start/End Dates:  June 3rd – August 9th, 2019

Salary:

Internship students will be paid hourly. LIDS Sports Group Internship Program does not provide any housing allocation. Participants are responsible for arranging their own housing and transportation.

Application:

Students may apply for an internship on www.lids.com/careers starting October 2019.