Eaton Corporation Finance Co-op in Galesburg, Michigan

The Vehicle Group in Galesburg, MI has an opening for a Finance co-op. This position is part-time during the school semester and full-time during the summer.

Essential Functions

In the Headquarters Accounting group, the intern will:

  • Assist the Vehicle Group Headquarters and North America Region Analysts with month-end close and forecast processes

  • Oversee payment processing for Galesburg campus, including submitting check requests in Markview and supporting the Working Fund

  • Support Time and Project Accounting requirements for the Vehicle Product Development, Marketing and Planning organization, and Government Funded Projects

  • Assist in budget reporting and variance analysis for functional departments

  • Partner with SCM to resolve payable issues impacting balance sheet accounts

  • Lead the closed ledger and activity center cleanup process

  • Assist in the preparation of the annual financial plan (Profit Plan)

  • Work in a team environment to drive improvement in financial processes through tools/systems, automation, and standardization


Basic Qualifications:

  • Actively enrolled in a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree program in Finance or Accounting.

  • Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above (please do not round).

  • Legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship now or in the future.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous co-op or internship experience in Finance or Accounting

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Job: Finance/Accounting

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: VEH Vehicle Group

Job Level: Entry Level

Schedule: Full-time

Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No

Does this position offer relocation?: No

Travel: No

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