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DHL Express | Plantation, FL
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Finance Intern

Do you want to have a Red & Yellow Summer Experience? Do you want to join The Most International Company in the World? Start a Summer Internship with DHL today…

We are looking for an Ambitious, Confident and Enthusiastic Finance Intern to join our DHL Express Finance team at our U.S. corporate headquarters in Plantation, FL.

The intern will report to the Senior Manager, General Ledger Accounting, and be responsible for working with senior leadership and utilizing knowledge gained in the classroom to solve real-world Finance focused problems. The Finance intern can expect to gain experience working in a finance profession and Six Sigma process improvement by driving the following projects and completing the following tasks:

* Assist with Payroll system migration project.Will be involved in data analysis and data quality testing to ensure the migration to new system is successful

* Create a model in Excel to validate accrual balances based on specific labor agreements

* Work with Payroll project team to assist with requests as needed

* Work with PTP Control Tower on process improvements for accounts payable process

* Work on additional projects related to PTP (accounts payable), Fixed Asset accounting and other ad hoc projects

* Evaluates data, prepares forecasts, and analyzes trends in sales, operations, general business conditions, and other related areas.

* Identifies performance issues and makes recommendations to management for remedial actions
* Results communication with stakeholders - ensure clarity with all levels

We are looking for an energetic and enthusiast team player:

* Must have excellent written, oral communications, and interpersonal skills

* Experience with MS Office Word, Power Point, Excel, Access

* Experience using Excel is required using formula functions, forms and analysis tools

* Ability to learn new software / processes quickly and efficiently

* Some data mining may be required for statistical support of projects

* The prospective candidate is currently working towards a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Accounting or Finance

Preferred Experience

* Experienced MS Excel user, pivot table knowledge a plus

* Experience with SAP Accounting system a plus

* Access Database knowledge a plus

* Knowledge of the Logistics or similar industry

* Proven ability to think outside of the box

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DHL is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic. The EEO is the Law poster is available here.


About DHL Express

At DHL Express we are the global leaders in international logistics. Founded in San Francisco in 1969, we have now expanded to over 220 countries around the world with our international headquarters in Bonn, Germany. Our global network provides an abundance of growth opportunities for our employees in Sales, Operations, Customer Service and more! DHL is dedicated to being a great place to work and has been certified as a Top employer in the United States for 2018 and is the only company recognized in all regions for its commitment to support and develop its employees worldwide. At DHL we've also embraced our commitment to social responsibility by supporting climate protection, disaster management and education.

Facts and Figures

* Working Hours

40 hrs

* Business Unit

DHL Express US

* Travel Required

No Business Travel

* Employment Type


* Work Permit Required


* Shift Requirement

Day time only

About DHL Express

At DHL, people mean the world to us. That's why our goal has always been to attract and retain the best talent the world over. We provide challenge and opportunity for personal and professional development. We recognize the difference you bring to our business, and together we share the pride of building THE logistics company for the world.

DHL Express, one of the business units of DHL, takes care of global dispatch and delivery of parcel and express shipments. Come discover the unique, international spirit of DHL in an atmosphere where your commitment is recognized and rewarded.

What makes DHL great? Our People! We know each employee's individual contributions make us the #1 Express Delivery and Logistics Company in the world. DHL Express is committed to maintaining an environment that empowers every team member to make the greatest possible impact on our business. Our corporate culture is about personal commitment - to our business, to each other and to our global communities. DHL is dedicated to being a great place to work. In addition to competitive compensation packages, our employees enjoy a range of programs, services and benefits that bring the best to their personal lives. In fact, Business Week just named DHL "one of the best companies to launch a career."