United Technologies Corporation General Finance Management Intern in Wilson, North Carolina

Job ID: 71565BR

City: Wilson

State: North Carolina

Country: United States

Category: Corporate Careers, Interns/Co-Ops, Finance

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

When the global aerospace community looks for ideas and solutions to its biggest challenges, they turn to the people of UTC Aerospace Systems. We design, invent and deliver the most advanced and diverse range of aerospace systems on the market. We are inventors. We are manufacturers. We work in space exploration, commercial air travel, defense and rescue applications. Always learning and pushing the boundaries, we are an undisputed industry leader that continually sets the bar higher and higher. Come soar with us.

Want to be part of a finance team where every day is unique and exciting? Are you ready to analyze a diverse set of products that really make a difference? If so, then UTC Aerospace Systems is the place for you! By joining us, you’ll have the opportunity to support thousands of aerospace, defense and space systems across more than 150 sites in 26 countries. Additionally, as UTC Aerospace Systems is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corporation (Fortune 50), it operates as its own business with its own reporting structure, financial dashboards, and earnings metrics. This reporting relationship allows finance team members to implement innovative tools for the aerospace market in a stand-alone business environment. If you want to advance your career while contributing to a mission that truly makes a difference to modern flight and space advancements, then this team is right for you!

Kidde Fire Protection Systems (FPS) Systems is currently seeking a Finance Intern for the Kidde FPS business headquartered in Wilson, NC. Kidde FPS is a global organization of close to 900 employees with offices in the United States, France, Germany, and Australia. Kidde FPS is part of UTC Aerospace Systems, a global organization of over 40,000 employees worldwide.

The UTC Aerospace Systems Internship Program is one of the cornerstones of the company's college recruiting strategy. Students hired into this program represent our pipeline of talent - our future executives! This program provides an opportunity for a short-term work assignment for students pursuing degree programs directly related to our core business. As a Finance Intern, you will get an opportunity to support various Business Unit compliance activities.

Responsibilities:

  • Sarbanes Oxley compliance, Controls Set up and assist with various SOX activities

  • Assist with monthly control activities including preparing and monitoring month-end reports

  • Forecasting, planning, risks and opportunities tracking

  • Assist with Account Reconciliations

  • Prepare variance and ad-hoc analysis

  • Provide financial counsel and support to the business

The General Finance Management Intern shall:

  • Assist in different aspects of compliance and special project activities

  • Assist in Sarbanes Oxley compliance, testing, and monthly controls related activities

  • Basic financial analysis

  • Potential meetings and working with the senior leadership of the FPS business unit

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Must be pursuing a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Accounting/Finance

  • Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA or above

  • Must have completed at least 30 credit hours of college coursework

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of financial statements

  • Knowledge of MS Excel

  • Excellent analytical skills

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills

  • Ability to work independently

  • Results-oriented

  • Self-starter attitude

  • Financial Reporting software (such as HFM) and ERP systems (such as SAP) knowledge desirable, but not required

  • Understanding of basic accounting principles

  • Previous UTAS Internship experience a plus

Education: Must be pursuing a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Accounting/Finance.

Nothing matters more to UTC Aerospace Systems than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Must be pursuing a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Accounting/Finance

  • Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA or above

  • Must have completed at least 30 credit hours of college coursework

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of financial statements

  • Knowledge of MS Excel

  • Excellent analytical skills

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills

  • Ability to work independently

  • Results-oriented

  • Self-starter attitude

  • Financial Reporting software (such as HFM) and ERP systems (such as SAP) knowledge desirable, but not required

  • Understanding of basic accounting principles

  • Previous UTAS Internship experience a plus

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.