General Electric Finance Intern - Controllership in Budapest, Hungary
GE Global Operations is GE's multi-functional shared services organizations focused on delivering better outcomes at lower cost for our businesses and our customers. The strong partnership between Global Operations and GE Businesses creates a collaborative work culture and broadens best practice and industry knowledge sharing across the enabling functions. We believe that by keeping GE customers at the heart of everything we do, we will help GE work smarter, better and faster, allowing GE businesses to be more competitive in the global marketplace.We are teams of functional process and domain experts, focused on the solutions that deliver results for the company. We think Big, we act as One, We deliver with Speed ... so GE Works.
We’re looking for a candidate for the R2R team who can support us with our daily tasks. During the internship we’ll aim to involve the candidate in “Record to Report” related activities and provide a broad picture of the team’s responsibilities.
Gain experience in General Accounting and General Ledger activities (manual journal entries, accounting reconciliation)
Support the preparation of financial reports
Use theoretical knowledge on US GAAP accounting in practice
Contribute to the compliance of financial reports with generally accepted accounting principles
Support the team leaders with tracking completion of certain activities
Support the team leaders with tracking key performance indicators
Tracking manual journal entries and analyze root cause/solutions
Maintenance of ME/LE lists
Take part in the monthly/quarterly/year-end closing process
Ongoing studies in Finance, Accounting, Economics or similar BA/MA
25-40 hours/week working availability
Proficient oral and written English
Comfortable knowledge of basic accounting principles (PnL, Balance Sheet, Subledger VS GL, Accruals, Debits/Credits, Monthly closure)
Strong user level MS Office skills (Excel pivots, vlookup/MS Outlook)
Ability to learn and adapt
Team player, communicates well
Locations: Hungary; Budapest
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.