General Dynamics Land Systems

Intern - Finance, Cost Accounting

  • Requisition Number:5408

  • Position Type:Intern

  • Relocation Provided:No

  • Department:Financial Compliance - L0108 (Indirect)

  • Location:Sterling Heights, MI (LDIVI)

  • Education Required:High School Diploma

  • Experience Required:Less than 1 year

Position Description:

The General Dynamics Land Systems Internship Program provides an opportunity for students looking to start or continue the transition from academia into industry. Our three-month internship assignments provide compensation based on area of study and class standing, and have the students embedded in key functional areas of our business, getting real-world experience and mentorship from seasoned professionals.

This is a Summer Internship position within the Finance organization supporting Cost Accounting in the Self Governance area. This internship will provide a student the opportunity to gain valuable data analytics skills through utilization of various analytical and reporting tools. The intern will work on a variety of compliance related projects which may include inventory costing, property management, and general oversight and monitoring activities. Tasks will include working with operational areas to implement corrective actions.

In this role, students will be responsible for the following:

  • Specific duties related to the Compliance Control Log project will include:
    ~Validate corrective actions have been taken
    ~Follow up on corrective actions for steps not taken
    ~Update monitoring metrics
    ~Generate required reports for new control logs
    ~Assist in research and analysis of control log issues involving PO's, receipts and supplier payments

  • Support inventory costing analysts.

  • Interface with various department personnel.

  • Prepare various reports in a timely manner.

Position Requirements:

Successful candidate will possess the following:

  • Must be a sophomore or above in college pursuing a degree in Accounting or Finance. Basic knowledge of accounting is a plus but not required.

  • Strong computer skills: proficient in Excel, MS Word, Web skills with the ability to perform sorts, pivots and analysis of large data sets.

  • Good interpersonal skills as well as good oral and written communication skills.

  • Candidates must be at least 18 years old.

  • Candidates must currently be attending a university or college and successfully pass pre-employment drug screen and background check

  • The Intern must be able to complete a minimum of a 3 month assignment and work full time for the duration.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.General Dynamics Land Systems is committed to working with and providing accommodations to individuals with a disability. Candidates who require a reasonable accommodation due to disability for any part of the application or hiring process may contact for assistance. Determination of requests for reasonable accommodation are made on a case-by-case basis.

General Dynamics Land Systems is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race and/or ethnic background, national origin and/or ancestry, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, transgender status, sexual orientation, marital/parental status, age, military service, veteran status, disability, pregnancy/childbirth or related conditions, genetic information, or membership in any class protected by applicable law from discrimination in employment.



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