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Teck | Anchorage, AK
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Accounting Intern

Location: Anchorage, AK, US

Closing Date: March 14, 2018

Teck Alaska Incorporated, Red Dog Operations, one of the world's largest producers of zinc concentrate, is recruiting for an Accounting Intern for our Finance department. Due to anticipated needs, we are currently recruiting for a career oriented individual to fill this role.

The Accounting Intern will be working in the Finance Department, reporting to the Accounting Manager.


* Be a Courageous Safety Leader, through promotion and adherence to established policies, procedures and safe work practices
* Responsible for accounts payable invoice processing including ensuring proper approvals and documentation prior to payment, coding, data entry and researching discrepancies
* Prioritize invoices according to cash discount potential and payment terms
* Reconcile vendor statements and researches and corrects discrepancies
* Maintain files and documentation thoroughly and accurately, in accordance with company policy and accepted accounting practice
* Performs other related duties as required


* Finishing sophomore (~60 credits) or junior (~90 credits) year of college working towards a business degree with an emphasis in either accounting or finance.

o Must have at least six (6) credit hours of accounting curriculum from an accredited college.

o Must provide resume, class schedule & unofficial transcripts when applying

* Experience showing good communication, interpersonal, motivational and organizational skills
* Computer related experience to include basic knowledge to use Microsoft (MS) MS Word, MS Excel, and MS Outlook
* Must have proficient writing skills; be highly organized and able to work with minimal guidance
* Must be task oriented, self-motivated and have the inherent ability to multi-task, work under pressure, meet deadlines and work as a team-player
* Strong attention to detail and follow-through skills. The ability to be at work consistently, predictably and independently
* Ability to adhere to confidentiality standards
* Observance of a level of personal hygiene/appearance that meets generally accepted business standards and expectations
* Sufficient language skills to read and comprehend basic instructions, short correspondence, and memos, write simple correspondence, and effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations

Red Dog is a drug/alcohol free work place and provides competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits program. Employment is conditional upon passing a background check, medical examination and drug/alcohol tests. Excellent benefits including: medical, dental, life, AD&D and long term disability insurance, generous paid time off, paid sick leave and 401k. Compensation will be dependent on experience but the work schedule makes the remuneration package very attractive.

At Teck, we value diversity. Our teams work collaboratively and respect each person's unique perspective and contribution.

Qualified applicants interested in joining a dynamic team are encouraged to submit a resume and cover letter electronically.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Your application to this posting is deemed to be your consent to the collection, use and necessary disclosure of personal information for the purposes of recruitment. Teck respects the privacy of all applicants and the confidentiality of personal information.

Teck is a diversified resource company committed to responsible mining and mineral development with major business units focused on copper, steelmaking coal, zinc and energy. Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, its shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols TECK.A and TECK.B and the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TECK.

The pursuit of sustainability guides Teck's approach to business. Teck is building partnerships and capacity to confront sustainability challenges within the regions in which it operates and at the global level. In 2017, Teck was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI) for the eighth straight year, indicating that Teck's sustainability practices rank in the top 10 per cent of the world's 2,500 largest public companies in the S&P Global Broad Market Index.

Learn more about Teck at www.teck.com or follow @TeckResources

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

About Teck

ForchuTeck Consulting is a full service development and Design Company located Dallas Texas with development centers in Atlanta, Dallas, Hyderabad and Yaoundé Cameroon in West Africa. Our team of talented consultants, designers and developers has been providing custom design, application development and ERP consultation to clients worldwide. Our clients are some of the biggest names in their respective industries and they depend on us to provide them with timely, high-quality work. They return to us because we meet their needs - we're reliable, experienced and easy to work with. We employ developers and consultants who are experienced with the latest programming tools including ASP.NET, Java, PHP and Flash. We use Flex 3 and AJAXto create rich internet applications that focus on usability and user experience. We have the best consultants on the planet for Oracle and SAP. Our team of designer's works with our development team to ensure that all of our web applications look as good as they work. We also provide creative design services encompassing everything from rich media banners to print collateral. We want to be your closest business partner. From complex web development projects or high level ERP implementation to compelling print designs, we are uniquely positioned to tackle nearly any job you send our way. We take our work and its importance to you very seriously. From the moment your project comes in the door, to the moment it leaves, it is carefully tracked and monitored to ensure it stays on time and on budget. While it's in progress, we know that communication is paramount - you don't want to wonder how your project is going or whether your deadlines will be met. To ensure that you always have your finger on the pulse of your project, we have developed an ever improving process that enables us to give you daily updates. Additionally, our team is always available via e-mail, instant messenger and phone to make sure that we're never far away. We know that choosing an outsourcing partner is a decision isn't taken lightly and our goal is to ensure that you're happy you chose us. Now that you've met us, trust us to expand your capabilities with one call or e-mail.