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General Accounting - Internship 1

Date: Nov 19, 2020

Location: Assago, MI, IT

Company: Goodyear

Goodyear. More Driven.

 

Job Scope:
The General Ledger Intern will report to the Senior Accountant and will be supporting the finance team in performing daily activities and the finance month end closing.
 

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist with reconciling balance sheet accounts;
  • Assist in accounting for daily bank transactions and incoming cheques;
  • Assist in preparing journal entries to be processed in SAP;
  • Support the creation/change of the Vendor Master Data and vendor invoice processing;
  • Interact with Shared service Finance team in Romania and Philippines;
  • Learn and prepare accruals and prepaid expense accounting entries;
  • Actively participate in departmental meetings and proactively identify and propose process improvements;

 

Learning Skills/Outcomes:

  • Gain an understanding of general ledger functions including journal entries and account reconciliations processes;
  • Professional Experience in an international environment with frequent contact with local banks and European treasury team;
  • Strengthen cross-functional communication skills;

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance;
  • Willingness to learn, understand, and analyze general ledger data and develop accounting skills
  • Good in English both written and verbal;
  • Detail-oriented and organized;
  • Microsoft Excel skills required;
  • Good communication skills;
  • Short experience in a financial department will be a plus

 

Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tyre companies. It employs about 64,000 people and manufactures its products in 47 facilities in 21 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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