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Finance and Accounting Summer 2024 Internship

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UPS

24d ago

🚀 Summer Internship

Atlanta

AI generated summary

  • Seeking a rising college junior or senior, or recent graduate with knowledge of financial concepts, proficiency in Microsoft Office, strong communication skills, organizational abilities, maintains confidentiality, conveys professionalism, U.S. citizen or authorized to work, located in job's geographic area, able to work 30-40 hours per week.
  • The Finance and Accounting Summer Intern will support various departments at UPS, including Global Accounting, Risk Management, Tax, Treasury, Corporate Financial Reports and Plans, and US Domestic Finance. Responsibilities include implementing fixed asset sub-ledgers, managing insurance programs, developing tax strategies, optimizing working capital investments, analyzing financial data, and assisting with various financial challenges to support company goals.

Summer Internship

Accounting & Tax, Banking & FinanceAtlanta

Description

  • If you’re looking for a valuable opportunity with a global leader, UPS Global Finance has the internship for you! Finance & Accounting teams at UPS help deliver what matters to both customers and shareholders. They combine knowledge of finance, accounting, operations, and data analytics to inform strategic decision-making and to evaluate company performance.

Requirements

  • Rising college junior or senior, or recent graduate within the last 24 months
  • Demonstrates an understanding of basic financial terminology and concepts such as operating profit/loss and net income
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access
  • Excellent oral, written and interactive communication skills
  • Skilled in effective research tactics with strong organization skills
  • Ability to maintain high standards of confidentiality
  • Ability to convey a positive and professional image to internal and external customers
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or National of the U.S., an alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence, or an alien authorized to work in the U.S. for this employer
  • Employer will not sponsor a visa for this or future positions
  • Must be currently located in the same geographic location as the job or willing to relocate yourself
  • Must be a rising college junior or senior, or recent graduate within the last 24 months
  • Must be available to work 30-40 hours per week

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Accounting & Tax
Banking & Finance

Responsibilities

  • Global Accounting Center (GAC):
  • Evaluates and implements statutory fixed asset sub-ledgers for our international locations
  • Identifies locations where the statutory fixed asset guidelines differ from US GAAP, document the specific differences, and coordinate the setup of the assets into the fixed asset sub-ledger
  • Builds necessary desk level procedures and training resources to ensure an effective FA implementation
  • Risk Management:
  • Manages UPS Global Insurance programs (e.g. Property/Marine Cargo, Worker’s Compensation, Auto and General Liability, Aviation, Specialty Risk Programs, etc.)
  • Develops and administers administration of other programs with the overarching goal of optimizing risk transfer and reducing UPS long term cost of risk
  • Tax:
  • Establishes, manages, and determines the tax strategies for UPS worldwide
  • Assists with UPS’s overall U.S. corporate income taxes (federal, state, and local), partnerships, trusts, and certain miscellaneous excise tax filings
  • Reviews benefit plan documents and establishes UPS policy as needed from a tax perspective
  • Treasury:
  • Assists with operational funding and optimizing the short-term working capital investment portfolio
  • Manages financial risks for foreign exchange, energy, and interest rates
  • Creates effective banking structures and cultivates strategic banking relationships
  • Corporate Financial Reports and Plans (FR&P):
  • Manages components from Corporate Accounting, External Reporting, Reporting & Consolidations, Corporate Planning, and Financial Information Systems (FIS)
  • Assists with a variety of challenges in different F&A areas, including accounting, financial analysis, reporting and planning
  • US Domestic Finance:
  • Supports one or more of the following areas: cost planning, revenue management, and payroll overtime
  • Assists corporate management team with financial issues pertaining to reporting, monitoring costs, reviewing production, payroll, etc.
  • Researches and interprets financial data to provide information to management

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Atlanta