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Finance & Accounting Intern Program

Date: Nov 27, 2018

Location: Akron, OH, US

Company: Goodyear

Goodyear. More Driven.

 

Finance & Accounting Intern Program

 

Company Information

 

Goodyear is one of the world's largest tire companies. A Fortune 500 company, we employ approximately 66,000 people and manufacture our products in 48 facilities in 21 countries around the world.  Our two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standards for the industry.  At Goodyear, we embrace the diversity of our workforce and value the contribution of our associates.  We strive to provide associates with a safe work environment, the resources they need to do their jobs, and ample opportunities for growth.  These objectives, coupled with competitive compensation and benefits, allow us to foster an environment where associates can work to achieve their full potential and contribute to the company's success.  For more information, go to www.goodyear.com/corporate.

 

Program Description

 

The company, headquartered in Akron, Ohio, is looking for talented leaders to significantly strengthen its global leadership depth and play an integral role in the current and future success of the organization. Students entering the Finance & Accounting Internship Program will be provided with a meaningful and challenging eight- to twelve-week assignment at our corporate headquarters in Akron, Ohio.  Potential assignments will be in the areas of Financial Planning and Analysis, Accounting, Auditing, Treasury, Tax, or Business Development.  The Finance & Accounting Intern Program is an entrance point into a post-graduate, full-time opportunity within Goodyear Finance in North America for students successfully completing the program.

 

In addition to challenging, engaging, and interesting work assignments, interns have the opportunity to meet and interact with other Finance/Accounting interns, as well as interns in other functional areas and from different schools.  Educational and social events are coordinated for during and after work hours to help interns learn more about Goodyear.  Several Goodyear leaders present various topics to help interns begin to think about significant business issues and their career options.  Interns even have the opportunity to speak with the Goodyear Senior Leadership Team.

 

Requirements

 

  • Actively pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in finance or accounting
  • At least a 3.0 overall GPA
  • Leadership experience in extracurricular activities
  • Demonstrated leadership and growth potential
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong analytical and data management skills
  • Ability to thrive in a team environment
  • Strong interpersonal skills

 

Ideal Candidates

 

  • Internship experience preferred
  • Value and appreciate diversity
  • Are interested in global experiences
  • Are capable of interacting with all organization levels, ranging from entry-level associates to Goodyear’s senior management
  • Multi-lingual is a plus

To Apply

 

It is required that you go to www.goodyear.com/careers to create your candidate profile in order to be eligible for this position.  A separate profile must be created for each position applied.  Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the U.S.  Goodyear is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 64,000 people and manufactures its products in 48 facilities in 22 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to www.goodyear.com/corporate

 


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