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SAMPLE INTERNSHIP DESCRIPTION – BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE ANALYST INTERN

The business intelligence group at Blizzard Entertainment is looking for an outstanding summer intern to serve as a business analyst. The intern will develop reports identifying industry trends, best practices, and strategic recommendations. The ideal candidate will build relationships across business units to better understand current operational challenges and desires (development teams, web, finance, marketing, customer service, etc.), then scope and deliver consulting projects to address these needs. A capstone project will be defined based on the candidate's areas of expertise and growth objectives.

Requirements

  • Currently pursuing an MBA or other post-graduate business degree.
  • Strong analytical and mathematical skills.
  • Proficiency with Excel (analysis, pivot tables, solver) and PowerPoint (functionality and story-lining).
  • Familiarity with Blizzard Entertainment products.
  • Experience interacting with senior level executives.

Pluses

  • Knowledge of SQL.