John Deere Part Time Student - Accounting - Fargo, ND in Fargo, North Dakota

There are 7 billion people on this planet. And by 2050, there will be 2 billion more... many moving into urban centers at an unprecedented rate. Making sure there is enough food, fiber and infrastructure for our rapidly growing world is what we’re all about at John Deere. And it’s why we’re investing in our people and our technology like never before in our 175-year history. Here the world’s brightest minds are tackling the world’s biggest challenges. If you believe one person can make the world a better place, we’ll put you to work. RIGHT NOW.

Primary Location: United States (US) - North Dakota (US-ND) - Fargo

Function: Accounting / Finance

Title: Part Time Student - Accounting - Fargo, ND - 39007

Your Responsibilities

The student employment opportunity provides post-secondary students with handson general accounting and auditing experience. Students are involved with daily accounting activities that occur at a manufacturing facility including accounts payable, accounts receivable, month end closing processes, month end reconciliations, etc. Special project assignments are assigned when they arise. Special projects may include special account analysis and internal audit testing to meet corporate and SOX compliance requirements.

  • Accounts receivable processing

  • Accounts payable processing

  • SOX testing of internal controls

  • Internal audit testing to ensure compliance with Corporate procedures

  • Assist with Travel and Expense report auditing

What It Takes

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Pursing a degree in Accounting; others may apply

  • Must be registered as a full-time student at a local university

  • Must be able to commute to the work location on a daily basis

  • Graduation date of December 2019 or later

  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above

  • 16 - 20 hours/week during the academic year

  • 35 - 40 hours/week during the summer semester

A strong candidate will also have

  • Some experience with spreadsheets

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills

What You'll Get

At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go. Here, you'll enjoy the freedom to explore new projects, the support to think outside the box and the advanced tools and technology that foster innovation and achievement. We offer comprehensive relocation and reward packages to help you get started on your new career path. Click here to find out more about our Total Rewards Package.

The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and qualifications required of individuals performing the job. The qualifications detailed in this job description are not considered the minimum requirements necessary to perform the job, but rather as guidelines.

John Deere is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.