Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas IT Business & Financial Systems Intern in Little Rock, Arkansas


IT Business and Financial Systems Intern

Little Rock, AR

IT Business and Financial Systems–Intern

January - December 2019

Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corporation (AECC)is an organization with a rich history and a bright future.As a leader in the energy industry we look to our employees to help us grow, change, and provide power to over 500,000 members of our 17 electric distribution cooperatives.

AnIT Business and Financial Systems Internwillassistin various areas related to business and financial systems within our Information Technology division. We’re looking for someone who can maintain a high degree of situational awareness to meet continually changing conditions with a fresh and adaptable approach. In this position, you will be given the opportunity to work alongside peers who are versatile, enthusiastic, and strive to pushforward AECC’smission.

This is a part-time 12-month position which will require an average of 15-18 hours per week during the hours of 8:00am – 5:30pm. We can work around your class schedule within those hours.


  • Assist with department administrative responsibilities for invoicing and expense reporting.

  • Learn advanced Microsoft Office365 skills to develop SharePoint pages, PowerApps, Workflows, and PowerBI analytics.

  • Learn IBMi system development tools and make program changes to various applications using RPGfree, CL, PHP, HTML, etc.

  • There may be an opportunity to develop a mobile forms application to collect data and submit updates to an existing database using Javascript & PHP with Angular & Cordova frameworks.

  • Occasionally assist with workstation support as needed.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Full-time student pursuing a degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, MIS or related field.

  • Completed coursework or experience in at least two of the following areas:

  • Developing data structures and/or database design.

  • Writing programs using web application programming languages.

  • Using business analytics tools for compiling information and making dashboard presentations.

  • Technologically adept with moderate to advanced Microsoft Office Suite skills.

  • Exceptional analytical, mathematical, organizational, and problem-solving skills.

  • Extremely detailed and accuracy oriented.

  • Exceptional writing skills

  • Good communication skills

  • Self-starter and ability to work independently with minimal supervision.


Arkansas Electric Cooperative, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, sex, color, national origin, genetics, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Job ID 2018-1675

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