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Internships: Finance and Administration


The Finance & Administration (F&A) Intern assists the F&A department with office management duties, including HR, Accounting, recordkeeping, and IT activities as determined and directed by the Administrative & Human Resources Manager. Additionally, the F&A Intern will assist staff with research, data entry, filing, and general coordination of office activities. Interns will spend approximately 50% of their time on a research project of their choice.

This position is based in Washington, D.C., but remote opportunities are available.


  • Assist in the department with workflow and documentation as required.
  • Assist with the transition of fiscal year-end
  • Assist with audit-related preparation and research as required
  • Provide general accounting support
  • Work with vendors to order office supplies
  • Special projects as required

Required skills and qualifications:

  • Experience with administrative activities and/or office duties a plus but a willingness to learn quickly and work independently is required.
  • Proficient (expert level) in Excel, Word, PP, and other Microsoft Office Suite applications.
  • At least three days a week of internship availability.
  • Basic administrative skills
  • Good communication skills

How to Apply:

You are invited to apply for the internship program by submitting a cover letter and resume. In your cover letter, let us get to know you by explaining what you would like to gain from an ACORE internship, why you want to make a career in the renewable energy industry, and what kind of future career paths are of interest to you.

The Ørsted Mentorship Program

ACORE is committed to social and economic justice as part of the transition to a greener future, and is actively working to cultivate a culture on inclusion and equity within the renewable energy sector. To this end, we have partnered with Ørsted to connect select interns with an industry mentor who will serve as a resource during and after the ACORE internship. If you are interested in the Ørsted Mentorship Program, please indicate in your cover letter why you feel you would be a good candidate.


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Intern Session Timelines

Deadline to apply for Spring 2024 semester: November 3, 2023

Deadline to apply for Summer 2024 semester: March 1, 2024