Xcel Energy Accounting Intern Job in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Location(s): CO - Denver; MN - Minneapolis

Are you looking for an exciting job where you can put your skills, talents and education to work at a company you can feel proud to be a part of? Do you want a workplace that will challenge you and offer you opportunities to learn and grow? A professional position at Xcel Energy could be just what you’re looking for.

Position Summary

This is a year round internship which includes working part-time hours during the school year. moving to a full-time schedule during the summer.

Capital Asset Accounting

Work with accounting staff to complete various accounting and/or project based processes. Specific tasks will be related to all the areas within Capital Asset Accounting. Typical responsibilities could include but are not limited to:

• Book Depreciation

• Deferred Taxes

• Tax Depreciation

• Asset Analysis

• Rate Case data preparation

• Monthly close process

• Learning to use various accounting systems

• Assisting with updates, data maintenance, and analysis

• Supporting the design and implementation of a new General Ledger system

• Answering information requests for various rate cases.

Please include your unofficial transcript in your application

Minimum Requirements

  • Must be a current student, Junior status of 2018 preferred

  • In pursuit of a Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Finance or Management Information Systems

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA

  • Ability to work full time during the summer


  • Candidates that have completed 2 yrs of undergraduate coursework

  • Candidates pursuing a dual degree in Accounting and Management Information Systems

  • Completion of intermediate Accounting and/or Auditing classes

  • Candidates looking to pursue a CPA or CIA accreditation

  • Experience with MS Excel or Access

  • Ability to work part time during the academic year

As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you’re ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.

Posting Notes: MN - Minneapolis || CO - Denver; MN - Minneapolis || United States (US) || CFO Organization || 75310:Capital Asset Accounting || Part-Time || Non-Bargaining ||

Requisition Number: 14904

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Individuals with a disability who need an accommodation to apply please contact us at recruiting@xcelenergy.com