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2020 Intern - Accountant
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textron | wichita, KS
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Job Description

Lift your career to new heights. At Textron Aviation, our culture allows you to grow within the company while building your career. Developing new leaders and encouraging innovative ideas are critical to the success of our organization. The Textron Aviation segment of Textron Inc. is the leading general aviation authority and home to the iconic Beechcraft, Cessna and Hawker brands which account for more than half of all general aviation aircraft flying. These brands bring together decades of unmatched experience in designing, building and supporting aircraft. From design to flight, Textron Aviation has become an industry leader through our belief in having the Right People in the Right Place at the Right Time. Are you ready to elevate your career?

Job Summary:

Candidates will work with and assist the accounting team at Textron Aviation. Candidates will gain hands on experience with accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll, general ledger, inventory control, and fixed assets. Candidates will also have the potential to work on domestic and international tax compliance, reporting, and research.

Job Responsibilities (may include, but not limited to):

* Perform general accounting responsibilities, including journal entries, intercompany transactions, account reconciliations and accruals
* Reconcile account balances. Generate financial statements and analyze for correctness
* Assist in the month end, quarter-end and year-end closing processes, ensuring transactions are in accordance with GAAP while internal policies and procedures are followed and exceptions are communicated to management
* Analyze data and reports for logical and reasonable outcomes. Investigate errors and propose solutions to the problem
* Ensure compliance of finance documents and prepare information for auditors
* Assist in the implementation of new or improved systems and processes
* Collaborate with the tax professionals on the preparation of income tax returns, filings, and quarterly/annual income tax provisions
* Work and assist with audits, tax account reconciliation, and tax correspondence


* Pursuing a Bachelor's or Master's Degree in:

o Accounting

o Finance

o Business Administration

Position Requirements:

* Strong understanding of GAAP
* Builds and maintains constructive relationships
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Action oriented and seizes opportunities
* Strong analytical and problem solving skills
* Intermediate Microsoft Excel skills required - ability to create formulas (including V-lookups a plus) as well as experience using Microsoft Word, Access and Outlook

About textron

Textron Inc. is a multi-industry company with a global network of aircraft, defense, industrial and finance businesses to provide customers with solutions and services around the globe. The Company operates its business through five operating segments. Four of the Company's operating segments represent its manufacturing businesses: Cessna, Bell, Textron Systems and Industrial. The fifth segment consists of its Finance business. Cessna has four major product lines: Citation business jets, Caravan single engine turboprops, Cessna single engine piston aircraft and aftermarket services. Textron Systems provides products to the defense, aerospace and general aviation markets. The Industrial segment includes the Company's Kautex, Greenlee, E-Z-GO and Jacobsen businesses. Finance segment consists of Textron Financial Corporation, a diversified commercial finance company. In April 2009, it completed the sale of HR Textron to Woodward Governor Company.