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ZF is a global technology company supplying systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility.

ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains of Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies a wide range of vehicle types. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions, protecting the climate and enhancing safe mobility.

Accounting Intern- Winter 2024

Country/Region:  US
Location: 

North Mankato, MN, US, 56003

Company Overview

ZF is a global technology company supplying systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility. ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains of Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies a wide range of vehicle types. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions, protecting the climate and enhancing safe mobility.

SUMMARY:

Join the ZF team to gain valuable industry experience as you pursue a career in accounting!

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Will include, but not limited to the following areas:

  • Assisting with research, data entry, and recording and maintaining accurate and complete financial records in an organized, timely and logical fashion.
  • Handling sensitive or confidential information with honesty and integrity.
  • Learning to work as part of the Accounting team to compile and analyze large data sets in Excel, track information, and support the company.
  • Compiles, processes and sorts AP documents, such as shipping documentation, expenses, invoices, sales tax and checks, substantiating business transactions.
  • Computes and records charges, refunds, cost of lost or damaged goods, freight charges, rentals, and similar items.
  • Prepares account statements, reports, and other records and reviews for accuracy.
  • Monitors accounts payable and receivable to ensure that payments are up to date.
  • Codes data for input to financial data processing system according to company procedures.
  • Analyze variances in cost and quantity
  • Assists in implementing any new accounting procedures as directed.
  • Performs other duties as assigned or modified.

 

 

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or closely related field
  • Must have at least a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale

 

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Proficient skills with computers.
  • Familiar with macros and complex spreadsheet formulas, definitions, and applications.
  • Competency with various software packages including, but not limited to, MS Office suite of programs specifically Excel. 
  • Experience with SAP or other ERP systems is a bonus.

 

*Opportunity for potential full-time conversion post-internship*

DIVERSITY COMMITMENT: 
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion are more than just words for us. They are at the core of the ZF Way that propels our team members towards their utmost success. We strive to build and nurture a culture where inclusiveness is a natural reflex. We actively seek ways to remove barriers so that every member of ZF can rise to their full potential. We aim to embed this in our legacy through how we operate and build our products as we shape next generation mobility, safety, sustainability and social justice. 

With four generations across 118 nationalities in 41 countries, ZF combines a unique variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and ideas. Together, we solve problems, drive innovation and shape next generation mobility. 

Our company is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with us and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please contact us. Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons

What does DEI (Diversity, Equity, Inclusion) mean for ZF as a company?

At ZF, we continuously strive to build and maintain a culture where inclusiveness is lived and diversity is valued. We actively seek ways to remove barriers so that all our employees can rise to their full potential. We aim to embed this vision in our legacy through how we operate and build our products as we shape the future of mobility.

Find out how we work at ZF:


Nearest Major Market: Mankato

Job Segment: Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Intern, Accounting, Equity, Finance, Entry Level

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