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Intern/Co-op - Finance

General Electric
Schenectady, NY
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**Role Summary:**

As a Pay and Benefits Intern you will be responsible for one or more Payroll & Benefits process(s). Develop effective relationships with the internal and external suppliers that administer the process. Assist with identifying and resolving operational issues & support process improvements. Work cross functionally with internal teams and suppliers.



**Essential Responsibilities:**

Global Operations HR processes and administers the payroll and related benefits for GE US employees and retirees. The Finance teams role is to support the accounting and financial reporting for US Payroll, the Executive Compensation and Pension plans, as well as prepare the Global Operations financial forecasts and budgets.



All internships will require completion of a mutually agreeable project and support for the teams daily operations.



The following are general areas of responsibilities/functions that may arise during your internship:



Account reconciliation

Prepare and post general ledger journal entries

Support G/L Chart of Accounts standardization

Support quarter close

Annual Non-US stock option disclosure statements

Support Lean process improvements

Monthly budget reporting

Retirement plan financial statement preparation

Pension Trust cost analysis



**Qualifications/Requirements:**



+ Must be a full-time, matriculated student at an accredited college or university for the entire internship

+ Must be a Senior or in Grad School with a minimum GPA of 3.0

+ Must be pursuing a degree in Finance or Accounting

+ Must commit to one year (no summer internships)

+ Must meet minimum hour requirements: 20 hours per week during school and 40 hours per week when school is not in session

+ Must be authorized to work in the US

+ Strong systems skills, experience with financial systems/applications



**Desired Characteristics:**



+ Demonstrate organizational skills, attention to detail, and accuracy

+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills

+ Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)

+ Self-starter who can manage multiple tasks simultaneously with minimal supervision

+ Ability to learn fast

+ Desire to learn and achieve

+ Effective interpersonal skills

+ Ability to work in a team environment for a matrix organization



**About Us:**

Global Operations is GEs multi-functional shared services. We operate worldwide, transfer knowledge and work with

every GE business to make our company simpler, better and more customer-focused. Our culture promotes

innovation, knowledge sharing, and collaboration in an open office environment that has leaders both sitting and

working alongside their team. Were looking for entrepreneurial problem-solvers who are passionate about exploring

new, efficient ways of working, while gaining exposure across multiple industries. Join the team and help us deliver

tomorrows GE, today.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.



**Locations:** United States; New York; Schenectady



GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.
Posted: 2018-12-06 Expires: 2019-01-06

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