Avery Dennison Finance Internship in Mentor, Ohio

Company Description

Avery Dennison (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science and manufacturing company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The company’s products, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical and retail applications; tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company employs approximately 30,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2017 were $6.6 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.

Job Description

What we are looking forSimply put, we are looking for future leaders for our organization. We are seeking innovators, collaborators, and problem solvers. Our interns do not shy away from a challenge, and are looking for a chance to create a real impact with our company. Avery Dennison’s Internship Program has a single business focus to cultivate future talent for our rapidly growing organization. With a concentrated blend of experiential on-the-job learning a dynamic environment, access to business leaders and a supportive team of co-workers, peers, and supervisors, the Internship Program will provide you the opportunity to sharpen your skills and collaborate on a number of strategic projects.

We’re seeking a Finance Intern to join the our Label and Graphic Materials Group in North America during the summer of 2019. You will provide Finance and Accounting support for North America operations. In this role, you will assist with the close process and various analyses, and ensure all reporting deadlines are met while collaboratively working with Finance Team and other Functions. You will also work on projects that support Finance’s continuous efforts to standardize and streamline processes.What you will be doingThe primary roles and responsibilities of this internship will be:

  • Provide both regular (daily/weekly/monthly) and ad-hoc reports to help strategic decision-making

  • Create and send monthly inventory and production reports

  • Run monthly cost center reports for review by department managers

  • Support business unit and operations director on various analyses

  • Support Finance Analysts with ad-hoc tasks.

  • Create MOE and Loss dashboards

  • Complete multiple projects that are directly linked to the Finance Team productivity initiatives

Qualifications

What you will need to bring to the programAvery Dennison has a long history of being an industry leader. Your history is important to us. It should include the following:Education

  • Pursuing a BS in Accounting/Finance

Skills

  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work with all levels of the organization

  • Strong Excel/Google Sheets skills, and experience in building financial models (a plus)

  • Ability to handle challenging demands and be flexible when deadlines change

  • Attention to detail and accuracy

  • Organizational skills and ability to follow-up on tasks or projects when appropriate

  • Strong work ethic and initiative

  • Desire to progress within the organization

  • Great teammate and customer focus

Additional Information

Equal Opportunity StatementAll qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled