Corporate Strategy Intern

Corporate Burnsville, Minnesota


Northern Tool + Equipment is excited to announce our 2023 Internship Program. The program is designed to kick-start your career and provide real-world experience in your chosen profession. Interns will further develop their skills and knowledge by completing project-based work that addresses real business issues. The projects are designed to maximize your career potential, provide valuable insights, and make a lasting impact in our growth trajectory! 



We are searching for an intern to join our Business Development and Corporate Strategy Department.  You will be assigned a specific project that will not only maximize your potential but add great value to our company. 


Some of the responsibilities may include: 

  • Support the Strategy & Corporate Development team in the evaluation of new business growth opportunities  
  • Conduct analysis of competitors or market segments to support NTE’s strategic planning and growth decisions 
  • Assist in the preparation of the monthly forecasting process by collecting, understanding, and verifying inputs including the creation of company wide financial budget.
  • Help streamline and automate existing spreadsheets that support either forecasting or budgeting process
  • Assist with development/maintenance of report formats, procedures, and revisions of existing systems
  • Partner on creating new financial models that help drive analytic insights for the business


What you can expect from us:  

  • A challenging and meaningful work experience over 10 weeks – paid!
  • A hybrid work environment with flexibility to work in person and remotely
  • A mentor to work with you one-on-one to guide your impact
  • Engagement opportunities with our executives and senior leadership
  • Fun social, networking and volunteer opportunities with other interns
  • A fast-paced work environment 
  • The ability to work on a team, as well as managing your own individual responsibilities


What we look for in our Interns 

  • Must be enrolled or a recent graduate from a 2-4 year Associates or Bachelor’s program 
  • Demonstrated leadership capability in previous work experience and/or extracurriculars
  • Superior analytical skills with an ability to synthesize multiple data sources and present information succinctly
  • Self -starter that is highly motivated to learn about business operations and opportunities
  • Knowledge of the basic principles and practices of accounting and financial analysis
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with strong attention to detail
  • Ability to adapt to changing priorities and deliver exceptional work in a short timeframe.
  • Proficient in the Microsoft Office suite, exceptional in Excel



Compensation:  $20/hourly 

Location:  Burnsville, MN (hybrid) 

This position will be a mix of remote and in-person work at Northern Tool + Equipment’s corporate office. Travel to MN-based Northern Tool + Equipment locations may be expected.   


We believe that having a diverse and inclusive workforce is critical to our success.  We are committed to building teams that represent a variety of background, perspectives, and skills.  At this time Northern Tool + Equipment cannot sponsor interns for employment authorization.