Accounting Intern (Elgin)-2018

Location US-IL-Elgin
Job ID
2018-4033
Shift
First

Overview

Under the direct supervision the Accounting Intern works on various projects for the Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable teams.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Compiles and analyzes financial information for Trade Accounting journal entries for upload into the General Ledger
  • Reconciles accounts to determine accuracy of account balances for Trade related accounts
  • Performs Ad-hoc analysis as needed
  • Assists in creating deductions in Customer Accounts
  • Assists both Accounts Payable & Customer Accounts in scanning, filing documents as needed
  • Assists with the admiistration of the new Trade System
    • Responsible for manufacturing, distributing and consistently maintaining safe and quality food by following good manufacturing practices, allergen controls, food defense, HACCP ans SQF requirements
    • Responsible for partnering with others; Sharing knowledge, skills and information within your team and across functional areas.
    • Responsible for enhancing technical and functional competencies, as well as professional and leadership development

Qualifications

General knowledge of accounting and the ability to apply classroom themes or past work experience to the job at hand.

 

Education:

In the process of obtaining an accounting/finance degree

 

Skills & Competencies

  • MS Office skills required, primarily Excel
  • Ability to multitask and work in a team environment with people outside your department
  • Desire to think congnitively and work through problems
  • Excellent organizational/time management skills
  • Stong communication skills; written, verbal and interpersonal