BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Finance Internship -Summer in Salt Lake City, Utah

BARD has now joined BD, a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We lead in patient and healthcare worker safety, and technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. Our innovative solutions help advance medical research and genomics, enhance the diagnosis of infectious disease and cancer, improve medication management, promote infection prevention, equip surgical and interventional procedures, optimize respiratory care and support the management of diabetes.

Vascular Access Devices, a sub-business unit of Medication Delivery Solutions, focuses on developing, manufacturing, and distributing high-quality medical devices used by clinicians throughout the worldwide healthcare industry to access a patient’s vasculature. Our devices assist in the delivery of chemotherapy, blood products, antibiotics, and nutrition.

BD’s Finance Summer Analyst position is designed to attract highly talented undergraduate students who want to acquire practical work experience relevant to a career in Finance. As a Summer Analyst, you can expect to add real value to key projects through challenging and rewarding work. You will work directly with a manager in your day-to-day role, and be assigned mentors to aid and assist you in your transition into the corporate environment.

Summer Analysts who demonstrate strong performance and exhibit promising potential at BD will be considered as strong candidates for BD’s full-time Finance Leadership Development Program (FLDP) upon successful completion of their Bachelor’s degree.

The Summer Analyst experience is enriched with:

  • Business Impact–Work on challenging and meaningful assignments across the Finance Organization, making a direct impact on the bottom line.

  • Diversity–The opportunity to collaborate with different teams in various locations, providing an opportunity to develop new skills and explore career paths.

  • Coaching and Development – Peer Mentors and Managers provide career guidance and advice throughout the internship.

  • Leadership Team Visibility– The program is directly sponsored by the Chief Financial Officer (CFO), and Summer Analysts will have the opportunity to interface with the Finance Leadership Team regularly.

  • A Bright Future– The goal of the Summer Analyst position is to enhance BD’s organizational vitality by developing a pipeline of candidates for the full-time program. The vision of the full-time FLDP is to accelerate the development of early career associates and help them become leaders in the field of Finance.

The following duties and responsibilities are intended to be representative of the work performed by the incumbent(s) in this position and are not all-inclusive. The omission of a specific duty or responsibility will not preclude it from the position.

  • Shares in the preparation of monthly financial closing for BD, including but not limited to financial reporting and expense analysis.

  • Participates in the development of the annual expense budgets. This includes the ability to understand actual cost, forecast and prior year data.

  • Shares in the preparation and testing of Sarbanes-Oxley documentation.

  • Ability to develop financial models and ad-hoc analysis to support projects.

  • Performs special financial analysis projects for the Controller, Senior Manager and Finance Manager as needed.

  • Currently pursuing bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance (currently a Junior in program).

  • Knowledge of accounting / finance skills and internal control procedures.

  • Communication skills, time management skills and organizational ability.

  • Must work well in a team-oriented environment, as well as independently.

  • Must possess excellent leadership, communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Must have a desire to learn and receptiveness to feedback and mentoring.

  • Understanding of financial reporting and the required statements and supporting ledgers.

  • Excellent communication skills and organization ability.

  • Understanding of generally accepted accounting principles

  • Strong spreadsheet skills (Excel) and the ability to work with other computer applications.

  • Strong analytical and financial modeling skills.

This position is in an office environment and requires the incumbent to sit, stand and perform general office functions. The incumbent may also be required to lift up to twenty five pounds occasionally. Bending, stooping and reaching are also frequently required.

The ideal candidate must be able to work in a team oriented, fast paced environment. Bard Access Systems is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer that values and actively seeks diversity in the workforce.

Industry Standard/Category: Medical Device/ Finance

ID: 2018-12596

Division Name: Salt Lake City, UT/ Vascular Access Devices - MDS

Relocation Available?: No

External Company Name: C.R. Bard, Inc.

External Company URL:

Street: 605 North 5600 West

C. R. Bard, Inc. (NYSE: BCR) is a leading multinational developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative, life-enhancing medical technologies in the fields of vascular, urology, oncology and surgical specialty products, employing over 13,000 people around the world. Founded in 1907, we pioneered many devices that are now the cornerstones of modern healthcare.

We expect the highest levels of quality, integrity, service, and innovation from our employees – on the job and in the communities in which we work and live. In return, we foster an environment where individuals are treated with fairness and respect, and feel valued, acknowledged and rewarded. Bard is a M/F, Disabled and Vet EEO/AA Employer.

Be Your Best at Bard – and ultimately, you can have an impact on the lives of people around the world.