Finance and Accounting Placement Student
South West • £18,000-£22,000 • Internship
Key Selling Bullet Point 1
- To develop an understanding of finance and accounting skills within a manufacturing environment
- Develop your own analytical capability to solve business problems and improve business profitability
About usINVISTA, owner of the STAINMASTER®, LYCRA®, COOLMAX® and CORDURA® brands, is a subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc., which is one of the largest private companies in America with estimated annual revenues as high as $115 billion, according to Forbes. With a presence in about 60 countries, Koch companies employ more than 120,000 people worldwide.
Why work for usINVISTA strives for environmental excellence and is committed to using materials, natural resources and energy efficiently to produce products that create value for our customers and society. With a goal of fully complying with or exceeding the requirements of applicable regulations and laws, INVISTA is dedicated to managing our operations in a manner that protects the environment, as well as the health and safety of employees, customers, contractors and the community in which we operate.
INVISTA also endeavors to be a good corporate citizen and encourages employee involvement in causes which enhance the quality of life in the communities in which we operate.
Preparation of timely completion of monthly, quarterly and annual reporting for the US GAAP and local GAAP/IFRS accounts, including reconciliations and tax accounting.
Account analysis on, income statement and balance sheet accounts, and execute respective reporting to Global or Regional hubs, as well as various business groups and functions.
Perform and support certain monthly closing activities.
Timely respond on ad hoc questions from our internal customers/teams.
Support projects around continuous improvement. (to internal accounting processes)
Provide support to Senior Financial Accountants covering Luxembourg and Netherlands.
The Successful Applicant Proactive self-starter with hands-on mentality and ability to work autonomously.
Ability to focus on detail and accuracy, as well as understanding the bigger picture.
Studying to relevant degree in Finance/Accounting.
Good communicator who is enthusiastic and takes initiative with a sense of urgency.
Passionate about learning, showing intellectual curiosity.
Fluent in English in writing and speaking.
Previous working experience in similar setting.
International exposure through travel or work experience is a benefit.
Second European language.