Financial Analyst Intern, Accounting - Summer 2019 Georgia - Atlanta CSC (Corporate) Data and Analytics Intern (Full-Time) At Cortland, you map the story of your success. We don't adhere to the status quo, we love outside industry perspective, and we thrive on exploring possibilities and reimagining solutions. As an innovative leader in multifamily, our high performance continues to drive exponential growth and we invite you to join us on our journey towards real estate excellence. With tools and guidance to sharpen your skills, you can forge your own career path, love what you do, and let it show. ROLE OVERVIEW The Financial Analyst Intern will collaborate to advance a state-of-the-art analytic platform, positioning Cortland for a future state of continuous global growth and market entry, and in which data science and analytics spearhead data-driven strategy across all company verticals and platforms. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES Develop, conduct and coordinate analyses, reports and presentations to facilitate making important financial decisions Assist with development, maintenance, and quality assurance of accounting database and integrations Develop accounting analytics ecosystem and financial strategy tools Utilize Python, SQL, and BI tools for process automation and reporting centralization Leverage data science and analytics to identify opportunities within the accounting process PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Pursuing degree in a quantitative or financial discipline GPA 3.5 or higher Proficiency in financial modeling, accounting, and statistics Mastery of Excel and PowerPoint Expertise with Git, SQL, and Python Knowledge of Tensorflow, xlwings, and the Python scientific stack is a plus Excellent written and verbal communication skills THE CORTLAND DIFFERENCE At Cortland, we create, reimagine, and manage apartment communities for residents nationwide. Headquartered in Atlanta, GA, we have communities and regional offices all over the country, as well as overseas. From product design and procurement to general contracting and property management, we do it all to make sure our communities are the perfect setting for living life to its fullest. Our success is fueled by our belief in a better life where hospitality is always a given, each detail is worth a second thought, and every open door is a new opportunity to go beyond expectations. We come to work every day to create possibilities for people possibilities that translate into superior living spaces and experiences designed to inspire our residents, associates, and investors to live a better life focused on what matters most to them. Cortland is an equal opportunity employer, and were proud to support and celebrate diversity in the workplace. We are committed to equal consideration for all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. If you have a disability and need an accommodation or assistance with the application process and/or using our website, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 404.965.3988 . Cortland is a drug-free workplace. Cortland participates in e-verify to verify the employment status of all persons hired to work in the United States.