Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet, Hill’s Prescription Diet and Hill’s Ideal Balance.
For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site athttp://www.colgatepalmolive.com. To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visithttp://www.colgatebsbf.com. To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit hillspet.com. To learn more about Tom’s of Maine please visit http://www.tomsofmaine.com.
Location: New York, New York, United States
No Relocation Assistance Offered
As a Colgate Finance intern, you will be exposed to meaningful project work and will receive significant exposure to Senior Management and our overall business.
This internship offers an opportunity to work in the Corporate Financial Reporting group at Colgate-Palmolive. It will enhance the candidate’s knowledge of core Financial Reporting functions, particularly the preparation and analysis of a wide variety of financial and other reports including quarterly SEC filings, the annual report, and the proxy statement. In addition, the candidate will gain experience in performing a wide range of duties while working cross functionally within the broader Colgate Global Finance organization.
Specific responsibilities include:
Quarterly Reporting - preparation of footnotes
S&I Plan Financials (11K) preparation
Retiree Medical, VEBA and ERIP Financials
XBRL Tagging and Review
Ongoing Technical Accounting
Support Pension and Stock Comp Accounting
Support on Goodwill Impairment Assessment
New Technical Accounting
Strong quantitative and analytical skills
High degree of accuracy and attention to details
Strong communication skills (oral and written)
Focus on process improvement and implementation of best practices
Proficiency in Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Google Suite
Working knowledge of SAP a plus
Bachelor’s Degree required
Currently enrolled as a first year MBA or Masters student
Prior experience in finance
Candidate must have a distinguished academic achievement (must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher)
Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply to work with us using this online application. Attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process.
Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law.