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Accounting/Finance Intern - Denver, CO Job

Xcel Energy
Denver, CO 80204

Location(s): CO - Denver

Is it time to see how all those college courses translate to the real world? Are you ready to work alongside experienced professionals on real projects and issues? An internship at Xcel Energy will give you practical experience in the energy industry at a company thats committed to excellence, safety and environmental stewardship.


Xcel Energy is seeking candidates for multiple accounting internships this summer located in Denver, CO.  The opportunities will be in Utility Accounting within the CFO Organization.

Additionally, the positions may have the possibility to extend to part-time school year internships, based on a candidate's successful performance and Xcel Energy's business needs.


Position Summary

Utility Accounting (Includes: Regulatory Accounting, Commercial Operations Accounting, Retail Revenue Accounting, Transmission Accounting, and Market Operations Accounting):

Work with accounting to complete various accounting and/or project based processes.  Example tasks are as follows: 

  • Participate in the monthly financial close process
  • Contract administration
  • Fuels accounting
  • Revenue estimation
  • Analysis related to regulatory assets and liabilities
  • Learn to use various accounting systems and assist with updates, maintenance and analysis


Minimum Requirements

  • Must be a current student, Junior status or higher
  • In pursuit of a Bachelor's  or Master’s degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Finance, Management Information Systems or related field
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Able to commute to Denver, CO to work.



  • Candidates that have completed 3+  years of undergraduate coursework
  • Completion of intermediate Accounting and/or Auditing classes
  • Candidates looking to pursue a CPA or CIA accreditation
  • Experience with MS Office suite, especially Excel


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 youre ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.

Posting Notes: CO - Denver || CO - Denver || United States (US) || CFO Organization || 75150:Utility & SPS Reg Accounting || Full-Time || Non-Bargaining ||

Requisition Number: 21907

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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


Posted: 2020-02-07 Expires: 2020-03-08

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