Finance Intern

Legrand West Hartford , CT 06107

Posted 2 months ago

Position Description

At a Glance

Legrand has an exciting opportunity for a Accounting Intern to join the Legrand Team in West Hartford, CT. The ideal intern will be a current college student or recent graduate (within a year) with knowledge and experience in Business, Accounting, or Finance. Must be available 2-3 days per week (average of 20-24 hours).

What Will You Do?


  • Create and update process documentation in Accounting areas.

  • Provide assistance to accounts payable/other general accounting areas.

  • Assist with financial reporting analysis.

  • Help with researching and compiling data for sales and use tax audits.

  • Other finance and accounting projects as assigned.


Required Skills


  • Bachelors degree currently in progress


  • Excellent interpersonal skills and financial acumen.

  • Ability to "run with" a project with little guidance.

  • Strong ability to analyze data and trends and make recommendations.

  • Solid written and verbal communication skills.

  • Proficient in MS Excel (and other MS Office tools).

  • Positive attitude.

  • Ethics and values.

  • Good presentation skills.

Company Info

About Legrand

Every single day, Legrand brings power, light and data to millions of spaces around the world. Legrand is a global, publicly-traded company listed on the Euronext (Legrand SA EPA: LR) with 36,000 employees worldwide, a market cap of $16B, revenue of more than $5 billion, with products sold in 180 countries. Legrand is listed on the Forbes Global 2000 as one of the world's best employers. For more information, visit

About Legrand North and Central America

Legrand North and Central America (LNCA) employs over 5,000 associates in 60 locations, working in 6 product categories (Electrical Wiring Systems, Building Control Systems, AV, Data Communications, Power Distribution and Control, and Lighting). LNCA offers comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage. LNCA offers distinctive benefits like high employer 401K match, above-benchmark paid maternity leave, paid time off to volunteer, and an active women's network. LNCA is an employee-centered, growth company with tremendous opportunity. For more information, visit

About Legrand's Data Communications Division

Legrand is a leader in network infrastructure solutions, with products designed to support data centers, building networks and audio/video applications. Legrand ensures maximum productivity in office and campus environments by providing reliable network and A/V infrastructure. Our connectivity, physical infrastructure and cable management solutions support building networks with designed-in efficiency, seamless integration and flexibility to meet changing space demands of your space. Legrand also delivers comprehensive network infrastructure to meet the expanding requirements of today's data centers, with

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