The Finance department consists of the Business, Corporate, and Initiatives teams. These teams are committed to providing timely, accurate, clear, and complete information. Their goal is to visualize our company’s financial goals, ensuring Spreetail’s financial stability as we continue to focus on growth.
The Accounting department consists of teams focused on Accounts Payables, Revenue, Freight, and Inventory. The goal of this team is to account for every financial transaction related to the company and its activities, understand why these transactions occurred, and investigate how to improve our profitability.
The Finance department tells the story of the "why" behind our financials. You work as much within your own department as you do with external departments in order to ensure we are making financially sound decisions.
As a Finance Intern, you thrive when working with large data sets and ambiguity. You enjoy finding out background information to see why the numbers are the way that they are. You communicate this information while coming forward with solutions to address any changes that need to be made in order to improve the business.
50% - Standard weekly or monthly reporting
20% - Collaboration with other departments and coworkers
15% - Intern programming and career development
15% - Special projects
Building business cases to determine ROI of new product lines
You will help enhance standard reporting and work with other departments to identify trends. You will evaluate the variances to the current projections and address any adjustments that need to be made.
Spreetail's Accounting department is crucial to our business. This team is made up of Revenue and Expense Analysts, Accounts Payable Associates, and Freight Accountants who ensure timely and correct payment on all our accounts to purchase our products and collect revenue from our customers.
As an Accounting Intern, you consistently go the extra mile to tackle new challenges and improve existing processes. You thrive in a problem-solving environment and excel when given ambiguous tasks. For many Accounting majors, the biggest challenge is deciding whether to pursue public or private accounting. This internship gives you hands-on experience in private accounting, and you will assist on day-to-day book reconciliation and work alongside our full-time accountants. You will have your own large projects to own and work on during the summer.
50% - Special projects
50% - Daily or monthly tasks (daily general ledger postings, invoice processing, etc.)
- Reporting financial statements
- Vendor statement reconciliations
- Fixed asset projects
- Process flow diagrams