Join our Talent Network
Skip to main content

2024 Summer Finance Intern

This job posting is no longer active.

Location: Columbus, OH, United States
Date Posted:
Req ID: R00933647

Save Job Saved


Job Title:  2024 Summer Finance Intern (2 positions)

Job Code:  INT005

NiSource Internship Program Introduction 

The 12-week NiSource Internship program starting May 20th, is a multi-faceted development experience that provides our interns with challenging and meaningful work that impacts the communities we serve. As a NiSource intern, you will have the opportunity to learn from senior leadership and build professional relationships with employees across our company. The NiSource Internship program also incorporates workshops to learn about NiSource, the energy industry and infuses learning and development opportunities that sharpen your professional skills. The robust program will aid in building the fundamentals needed to enter the energy workforce upon graduation.


NiSource, the parent company of Columbia Gas of Ohio, is currently seeking Summer Interns for its Finance, Capital Oversight and Major Projects department.  A Fortune 500 company and one of the largest natural gas distribution companies in the United States.  Our goal is to be America's premier regulated energy company, providing customer-focused energy solutions, investment-driven growth opportunities, and sustainable value for our customers, investors and employees. Underpinning this effort is our unwavering commitment to top-tier safety and reliability, collaborative stakeholder relationships, inclusive and engaging work environments, strong governance and transparency, and forward-looking environmental practices and stewardship. Our service territory reflects the diversity found within the individuals that make up the NiSource team.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

Successful applicants will become integral members of the department, while learning within a team environment, completing meaningful tasks and collaborating with managers on important projects.  These positions will be a great opportunity for the candidate desiring to launch their career in Finance-related fields.  Successful applicants will build professional relationships with other interns and all levels of NiSource personnel while participating in rewarding professional development exercises and fun, team-building activities.  Interns will obtain a broad overview of NiSource's operations and current events in the utilities industry.

Opportunities are available in the following business disciplines:

Capital Oversight Department:

The intern will gain hands-on experience in performing functions such as building long range financial plans, budget to actual analysis, preparing capital expenditure forecasts, developing variance analysis and producing monthly management reports.

Required Qualifications for Position

  • Currently enrolled in an accredited university with major in Accounting, Finance, Economics, or related business discipline
  • Completion of intermediate-level coursework
  • Preferred GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Strong financial acumen and analytical ability
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency in MS Excel and Word
  • Positive attitude and strong work ethic
  • Authorized to work in the United States without requiring sponsorship
  • Strong time management skills


This description is not designed to be a complete list of all duties and responsibilities required of the position.

Inclusion & Diversity 
Value inclusion within your day to day responsibilities by respecting others perspectives/convictions, engaging others opinions, creating a safe environment where people, ideas, and opinions are valued within your Team/Customers and external partners.

Respect and take into consideration diversity within your Team/Customers and external work partners by valuing different world views, challenges, and cultures that represent all walks of life and all backgrounds.

Treat others with respect and consideration. Actively participate in creating and contributing to a positive work environment.

Equal Employment Opportunity 
NiSource is committed to providing equal employment opportunities in each of its companies to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any protected group status as defined by law. Each employee is expected to abide by this principle.

By applying, you may be considered for other job opportunities. 

Safety Statement
Promote a safe work environment by actively participating in all aspects of our employee safety program.  Report any unsafe conditions and take actions to prevent personal injuries.  Support our interdependent safety culture by ensuring the safety of your co-workers.  Stay focused on the task at hand and promote productivity through good work habits.

Posting Start Date:


Posting End Date (if applicable):

Please note that the job posting will close on the day before the posting end date.

Interested in working for NiSource?
Take the first step by joining our Talent Network today!

Join our Talent Network