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Corporate Finance Intern, International Accounting

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Colgate-Palmolive

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2mo ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

New York

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Off-cycle Internship

Accounting & Tax•New York

Description

  • Do you want to come to work with a smile and leave with one as well? In between those smiles, your day consists of connecting with others across the world, full of stimulating discussions and making impactful contributions.
  • The position is located at our headquarters in New York City and supports financial reporting of the business through reconciling, analyzing and reporting financial statement information at a Division level.

Requirements

  • Undergraduate degree in accounting and/or CPA/CMA ; graduate degree in accounting and/or certification preferred
  • At least 1-3 years of accounting experience
  • Strong understanding of US GAAP (preferred)
  • Strong understanding of Microsoft Excel
  • Experience in system and data analysis required
  • Ability to work effectively in teams
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Availability to work locally

Education requirements

Currently Studying
Undergraduate

Area of Responsibilities

Accounting & Tax

Responsibilities

  • Review reporting of divisional results to ensure the compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Colgate Financial Policies (CFP’s):
  • Conduct analytical review of financial statement trends: Income Statement (Other Expense/Income, Tax provision, etc.), Balance Sheet (Accounts Receivable, Inventory, CTA, etc.), Cash Flow Statement, and Key Financial Ratios.
  • Prepare divisional analytical summaries of the Cash Flow Statement. Strip out significant non-recurring or non-cash transtions from subsidiary Cash Flow Statements. Present results of review to Senior management and cross functional teams
  • Coordinate, review and implement the accounting for special transactions such as: acquisitions (purchase price accounting), divestments, changes in capital structure, loan repayments, etc.
  • Identify and understand implications of currency fluctuations on business results
  • Participate in key departmental projects: system upgrades, efficiency enhancements, implementation of new accounting standards, changes in reporting, etc.
  • Participate in accounting of Stock based compensation expense, disclosure, dilution and tax analysis to ensure accuracy and completeness of reporting
  • Assist in the coordination of SOX Control testings for the team and provide support with external audit requests
  • Work on an Action Learning Project (ALP) to be assigned at the beginning of the internship and present results at the end of the internship

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

hybrid

Location

New York