Finance Intern

Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

Corning Incorporated was proudly recognized by WayUp as one of the Top 100 Internships in the country for 2018!

Position Responsibilities/Overview of Finance Development Program

Corning’s summer internship experience is rich with hands-on learning. You’ll live, work, and experience the communities in which Corning operates, while building on-the-job skills. Interns are expected to deliver results against our business and financial objectives, applying knowledge and practices both independently and as a team. Working with a supervisor or mentor, you will gain work experience while interacting with key technologies, subject matter experts and leaders. The purpose of the Finance Intern Program is to raise the bar on talent by strengthening our pipeline for entry level roles for immediate and future needs.

Program Benefits:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Housing assistance
  • Travel reimbursement

Intern Activities:

  • Social and networking events
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Community Involvement

Sample Job Placements:

  • Finance Intern in Corning business unit
  • Finance Treasury Intern
  • Finance Tax Intern
  • Finance Technical Accounting Intern
  • Finance Shared Services Intern


  • General cost and accounting knowledge
  • Experience in a Finance with class or internship experience
  • Attention to detail, accuracy, process-oriented and organized
  • Excellent communication (including presentation) skills
  • Excellent problem solving capability
  • Data driven problem solving capability
  • Ability to work independently
  • Drive towards continuous process/product improvement
  • Interest in working in different Finance function areas
  • Comfortable working on their own and in groups
  • Inquisitive and curious
  • Personally driven and self-aware
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills and strong PowerPoint skill

Educational Requirements:

  • Enrolled in undergraduate, graduate, or MBA program for Accounting, Business, or Finance

  • Minimum GPA of 3.5 Desired   

We prohibit discrimination on the basis of  race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or veteran status or any other legally protected status.

Full time
Corning, NY 14830, US