Employer: Axon – AXON
Our mission is to protect life.We’re out to make the world a safer place by solving big problems and taking on the public safety challenges of our time. From our company’s inception building the TASER device to a full suite of hardware and software solutions, we are focused on providing police agencies with the state-of-the-art devices and services they need to successfully serve and protect us. In the next few years, we’re going to eliminate the burden of paperwork in policing, so officers can increase the time they spend building relationships and serving in their communities. We’ll put video at the heart of the police record so our justice system can get to the truth faster. And we won’t stop innovating until the bullet is rendered obsolete.It’s a big mission, but it’s one we’ll pursue relentlessly every single day. #JoinForces with our AWESOMELY AXON University ProgramsAxon at its core is not your traditional “corporation” but more of a start-up. We’re changing the way law enforcement uses technology today. Our success depends on continually developing and improving our technologies and products. That’s where you come in, the team is looking for top-notch Finance & Accounting professionals to drive projects and help us aim far into the future. You’ll be given challenging opportunities to solve problems and be at the forefront of AXON’s success and growth.The Finance Apprentice – Leadership Development Program (2020) (2-year rotational commitment) is designed to train and develop emerging Finance & Accounting professionals quickly-so that leaders can do what they do, best-drive innovation! At Axon, we believe it’s critical that leaders have a breadth of understanding of the entire financial process from Corporate Accounting, Financial Planning & Analytics, and Investor Relations.You’ll aim a little higher and reach a little further. Your goals in life include more than just landing a great paying job. You do more because it matters. The Program is a premier opportunity not only to prepare for a rewarding and challenging career, but also to make a significant contribution to the organization and to our customers worldwide.Our Finance Apprentice – Leadership Development Program (2020) is AWESOMELY AXON!!Program Mission: To provide a platform focused on developing and rounding out the skills of emerging Finance & Accounting talent to join the Fall, 2020 Cohort (anticipated start date; early-mid September)Program Strategy: 2-years through 3-4 (6 month)rotations capitalizing on strengths, interest, and business needs; while also stretching to learn new areas of the business. Individuals will have a focus on working cross-functionally and advancing Axon holistically.Program Outcome: Leverage the teachings from previous rotations to identify one’s passion and strengths to transition out of the program into a full-time, non-rotational position.Program Perks: Cohort Comradery, Exposure and Support from Senior Leadership, Mentorship, Early Career Personal and Professional Development, Lunch & Learns, Community Service Activities, Networking, Serve as an AXON University Program Ambassador, State-of-the-Art INNOVATION stations (aka our offices ROCK!!), Special Speaking Engagements, Diversity and Inclusion Affinity Groups#BeObsessed #AimFar #WinRight #OwnIt #JoinForces #ExpectCandor #BeScrappyBasic QualificationsBachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, or like-degree; obtained within the last 2-years (or verified as obtained in advance of the program start date)Applicable internship, co-op, research, or project experiencePreferred QualificationsGPA greater than or equal to 3.0/4.0Demonstrated leadership experience through on-campus and/or community involvementSelf-starter who thrives with problem-solving and embraces ambiguityEnthusiasm and commitment to AXON’s Mission, Core Values, and Program MissionWillingness to join forces and drive company-wide initiatives across multiple departmentsCompensation and BenefitsMedical, Dental, Vision, LifeBonus plan, Stock options, 401KSupportive parental leave policyDiscretionary paid-time-offOpportunities to ride along with real US police officers in real life situations, see them use technology, and get inspiredWhat are YOU waiting for!?!? :)We look forward to your application and encourage you to share with your network!! Be Sure to Follow Us on LinkedIN!!We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.