Feyen Zylstra is looking for an Accounting Intern for our headquarters in Grand Rapids, MI. This role reports to the Controller. This role is primarily focused on supporting the Accounts Payable (AP) function along with various project-based tasks. This opportunity will provide the Accounting Intern a glimpse into every day, traditional private industry accounting work within an energizing team environment. We are looking to hire this intern to work part-time during the school year and continue through the summer.
Receiving, processing, verifying and reconciling vendor invoices
Follow up on vendor statement inquiries
Setting up and creating new vendors
Review vendor statements and resolve discrepancies
Handle in coming vendor phone calls regarding payment inquiries, backorders, etc.
Interact with purchasing and other internal customers as needed
Assisting with various tasks in Finance
High School Diploma
Two years of college course work completed toward a degree in Accounting
Prior AP experience in the Construction or Manufacturing industry preferred
Prior experience using AP modules in enterprise software preferred
Ability to work independently on projects
Skilled with Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook
Basic math skills and attention to detail
Organized with solid follow-up skills
Good research skills and problem solving ability
Professional, customer focused, operates with tact and diplomacy
We offer competitive compensation, a safe work environment and the chance to work with a winning team in a great company culture.
Candidates are required to pass a drug screen and reference checking.
About Feyen Zylstra
Feyen Zylstra is different. Unlike a typical electrical contractor, we are a knowledge-based electrical services firm that specializes in complex industrial, commercial, and institutional projects with unique electrical demands. Headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan with offices in Detroit and Traverse City, Michigan, Nashville, Tennessee, and Charleston, South Carolina, Feyen Zylstra serves clients based throughout the country. For more information on Feyen Zylstra, please revisit our website.