University Recruiting- Finance Internship
Kollmorgen is part of the Fortive group of businesses located in Radford, Virginia. More than five decades ago, Kollmorgen developed the direct drive technology that enables some of todays most remarkably innovative machines.
We helped engineers build the first self-contained artificial heart. Our end-to-end onsite engineering resulted in Chinas first air-jet loom for manufacturing, and weve been a pioneer in hybrid motor technology for transportation for two decades.
Our infrastructure, our intellectual knowledge, our passion and experience are testament to our pursuit of motion excellence. And because of our heritage of customization, we see opportunities, not obstacles.
Kollmorgen Finance Internship Program provides college students, who wish to pursue a career in Finance, the opportunity to get exposed to the various facets of financial management. The Program will build on your technical and interpersonal skills by providing you a role with significant responsibility as well as exposure to experienced business leaders, mentors, and subject matter experts.
Successful completion on internship may lead to a full-time position in the Financial Leadership Development program in May 2018.
Assignments are project-based. You will work closely with our Accounting and Financial staff, you will learn to conduct an analysis, perform accounting tasks, conduct reporting or assist in reviewing Sarbanes-Oxley controls. Some of the job duties might include:
Analyzing and understanding the cost structure of our products
Evaluating and reporting on all aspects of the business including profit & loss and working
Analyzing volume adjusted performance against plan, forecast, and prior year
Understanding root cause and prioritization of manufacturing and purchasing variances
Providing accurate, timely actuals
Working with manufacturing engineers to insure validity of Bills of Materials
Proactively establishing best practices in balance sheet reconciliations, general ledgers as well as accounts receivable and accounts payable
You will be given the opportunity to lead and manage a project to completion and make a presentation to our Executive and Senior Level staff. Selection of the project will vary according to the participants preference, availability of the assignment, and the needs of the organization.
Kollmorgen is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Education and/or Experience
Pursuing a BS in Accounting or Finance is required.
Previous internship experience in field of study preferred.
Leadership experience preferred.
Must have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate with all levels of associates ranging from assembly technicians to management.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand, walk, and sit. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and ability to adjust focus.
Fortive is a diversified industrial growth company comprised of global businesses that are recognized leaders in attractive markets. With more than $6 billion in annual revenues, Fortives well-known brands hold leading positions in field instrumentation, transportation, sensing, product realization, automation and specialty, and franchise distribution.
Fortive is headquartered in Everett, Washington and employs a team of more than 24,000 research and development, manufacturing, sales, distribution, service and administrative employees in more than 40 countries around the world. Our team grows by tackling challenges that accelerate progress and further their careers. With a culture rooted in continuous improvement, the core of our companys operating model is the Fortive Business System. For more information please visit: .
Job: Finance / Accounting
Primary Location: North America-United States-VA-Radford
EEO Statement: "The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Fortive Corporation. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as a ""Fortive Company."" Fortive Corporation and all Fortive Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call or e-mail to request accommodation."
Req ID: KOL001589