• Co-op Student, Corporate Accounting

    Job Locations CA-AB-Calgary
    Posted Date 1 month ago(10/11/2018 5:34 PM)
    System ID
    2018-8068
    Job Category
    Students & New Grads
    Business Unit
    Corporate
  • Job Description

    Co-op Student, Corporate Accounting, Calgary, AB

     

    Why work at Nutrien? Great question!

    Safety is a core value at Nutrien. Keeping every employee safe, healthy and secure is our top priority. Nothing is more important than seeing our people go home safe at the end of every single day.

    While working here you will have the opportunity to grow your career while helping us feed the future. We pride ourselves in hiring from a variety of backgrounds and truly believe that it is our differences that make us stronger so we hope you will join us.

    In addition to exciting and challenging opportunities, Nutrien offers competitive salaries, great benefits and performance based incentives.

    Outside of the skills and necessary qualifications, you will be committed to sustaining our safe and positive work environment while welcoming working side by side others in a diverse culture. Culture at Nutrien is the core of everything we do and all employees are respectful of diverse opinions and views.

    Located at our office in South Calgary, and reporting to a Senior Manager, Nutrien currently has an exciting Co-op opportunity within Corporate Accounting. Providing invaluable work experience in a growing company, this position term will begin in January 2019 for 8 months.

     

    Responsibilities will include:

    • Administer daily bank transactions, posting journal entries and working with Accounts Payable and Treasury
    • Assist with the preparation of bank reconciliations and related activities
    • Preparation of monthly, quarterly and ad-hoc reports
    • Accurate completion of quarterly and annual government accounting surveys
    • Streamlining critical processes and creating process and procedural documentation
    • Support on-going initiatives and special projects

    Qualifications of the position include:

    • 2nd, 3rd or 4th year student enrolled in the Bachelor of Commerce Co-op program or in the Bachelor of Applied Business Administration program
    • Progress toward a degree in business, accounting or finance
    • Two years related work experience is preferred
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Products with extensive knowledge of Excel
    • Excellent communication, analytical and organizational skills
    • High attention to detail is critical
    • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and interface with various levels of management in a multi-task, deadline orientated, team environment

    Why Nutrien: 

    Nutrien was awarded “The Canada’s Top Employers for Young People” 2013.

    • An organizational culture that promotes corporate social responsibility, with a vision to “Grow Out World From The Ground Up”.
    • Opportunities to volunteer and have fun with events such as Seed Survivor, United Way Campaign and Calgary Corporate Challenge.
    • A “Young Professionals Network” (YPN), helping our students and new grads to connect, network and build a positive culture that aligns with Nutrien's core values
    • Extensive on-the-job learning in an environment that encourages development and builds your technical skills.
    • Competitive wages and relocation allowances.
    • An on-site fitness facility to keep your mind and body at peak performance.

    Are you eligible?

    Co-op students must be working towards a degree or diploma at a post-secondary institution and enrolled in a co-op program, and returning to full-time studies upon completing their work term.

     

    Nutrien is committed to creating an inclusive workplace.  We encourage applications from all well qualified candidates who reflect the diversity of the regions where we operate.  This includes recognizing the voluntary identification of status such as gender, sexual orientation, visible minority, Indigenous status, persons with disabilities, and veterans, where applicable.

    If this sounds like a good match, apply now. This job will remain posted until filled. You may be required to undergo a background check and substance test in accordance with Nutrien policies.

    While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

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