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GROWMARK Accounting Intern - GROWMARK, Inc. - Bloomington, IL

GROWMARK is an agricultural cooperative serving almost 400,000 customers across North America, providing agronomy, energy, facility engineering and construction, and logistics products and services, as well as grain marketing and risk management services. Headquartered in Bloomington, Illinois, GROWMARK owns the FS trademark, which is used by its member cooperatives. GROWMARK also owns and operates SEEDWAY, the largest full-line seed company in the United States. More information is available at growmark.com.

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PURPOSE AND SUMMARY STATEMENT 

 

Trains and assists with general accounting functions. 

 

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS  

 

May train and assist with: 

 

  • Account reconciliations 

 

  • Preparation and analysis of financial reports/dashboards 

 

  • Lease input and review for compliance with new accounting standard 

 

  • Process documentation/automation opportunities 

 

  • Annual budget process/forecasting initiatives that arise 

 

  • Audit schedule preparation 

 

  • Inventory counts 

 

  • Follows GROWMARK’s Code of Conduct and Corporate Compliance Program, Environmental Health and Safety, OSHA and DOT policies and procedures, as they apply 

 

  • Other project work as assigned 

 

 

REQUIREMENTS 

 

  • Must be pursuing an Accounting or Finance Degree at a 4-year university in good academic standing at the time the internship begins. 

 

  • Demonstrates essential abilities including business knowledge, collaboration, communication, customer focus, decision making and skill development. 

 

  • Ability and willingness to participate in required training that may include education on GROWMARK’s policies and procedures and additional training as it relates to the requirements of the position.   

 

  • Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license and satisfactory driving record. 

 

  • Must be able to travel independently and overnight when necessary. 

 

 

WHAT WE BRING TO THE TABLE 

 

  • We value relationships and people first and foremost 

 

  • We are a company that is committed to being an innovation leader in the agriculture industry

 

  • We emphasize sustainability practices and stewardship of our resources 

 

  • We enjoy access to in-house training and leadership development opportunities 

 

WHAT YOU DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT US 

 

The GROWMARK Internship Program has been in existence for 63 years. The program has given over 1,350 students the opportunity to explore career paths and develop professionally; many of which still call the FS GROWMARK System “home” today!

We are an equal opportunity employer, including protected veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities. Employment may be contingent upon receipt of an acceptable and job-related background check, drug test, motor vehicle report, and/or reference check, as applicable and permissible by law.

 


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