Finance & Strategy Intern
San Francisco
Posted 13 days ago

Job Description

Zendesk Finance & Strategy is looking for several interns to support and learn from our various functions, such as Corporate, Go-to-Market, and Engineering. The Finance & Strategy team serves as trusted advisors to the company, informing and guiding critical C-level decisions through insightful analyses & thought partnership.

In this internship, you will have the opportunity to learn what it means to be a Financial Analyst at Zendesk while working on an impactful project that supports key decision making for our business partners across the company.

The ideal candidate will have a genuine passion for solving large scale challenges and will be willing to work hard by remaining flexible, agile and adaptable. Successful interns will have the opportunity to return to Zendesk full time upon graduation to participate in our Finance & Strategy Analyst Rotation Program.


You will have also learned these meaningful skills that will make you a successful Financial Analyst

Near the end of the internship, you will perform a readout of the outcome(s) to the Finance & Strategy team.

  • Impacting decision-making process, monitoring/tracking costs, and advising/keeping the team in the loop on important developments
  • Expert modeling & innovative analytics
  • Collaborate with teammates around the world
  • Drive both defining processes as well as improvement in execution


  • Actively enrolled in a degree in Economics, Business, Finance, Accounting or related field and graduating Spring 2023
  • Strong MS Excel skills
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States

About Zendesk - Champions Of Customer Service

Zendesk started the customer experience revolution in 2007 by enabling any business around the world to take their customer service online. Today, Zendesk is the champion of great service everywhere for everyone, and powers billions of conversations, connecting more than 100,000 logos with hundreds of millions of customers over telephony, chat, email, messaging, social channels, communities, review sites and help centers. Zendesk products are built with love to be loved. The company was conceived in Copenhagen, Denmark, built and grown in California, taken public in New York City, and today employs more than 4,000 people across the world. Learn more at

We believe in service. Learn more about how we provide support to our local communities with volunteering, grants and product donations.

Zendesk is an equal opportunity employer, and we’re proud of our ongoing efforts to foster global diversity, equity, & inclusion in the workplace. Individuals seeking employment and employees at Zendesk are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, medical condition, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. We are an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled employer. If you are based in the United States and would like more information about your EEO rights under the law, please click here.

Zendesk endeavors to make reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities and disabled veterans pursuant to applicable federal and state law. If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to submit this application, complete any pre-employment testing, or otherwise participate in the employee selection process, please send an e-mail to with your specific accommodation request.

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Zendesk is a customer service platform that develops a software to empower organization and customer relationships.
Size:  1001-5000 employees
Funding Level:  Public
Symbol:  ZEN
Year Founded:  2007
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