Job title: Finance and Accounting Returnship
Company: Koch Industries
Location: Wichita, KS
Finance and Accounting Returnship Job Details:
Accounting & Finance
Are you ready to relaunch your career in finance and accounting? Join the Koch Finance Returnship Program to reignite your professional journey with confidence and support. This program provides a pathway for talented professionals looking to reenter the finance and accounting field after a career break. This is your chance to showcase your skills, update your knowledge and contribute to meaningful projects as part of a global finance and accounting organization.
Koch’s Returnship opportunities will provide intentional onboarding and development to aid in acclimating to the corporate environment.
In a world rich with diverse perspectives, we believe the greatest strengths lie in the individual. Each person has a unique collection of aptitudes, skills, interests, and characteristics that contribute to our success – and yours – as we create greater value for others. At Koch and its companies, we value diversity of perspectives, aptitudes, experiences, and backgrounds and recognize the unique contributions of every individual, regardless of their credentials, connections, or group affiliation. The numerous pathways into Koch are just the start – once you’re here, there’s a world of growth opportunities waiting for you across Koch companies.
Is this opportunity for me?
At Koch we value the individual, for that reason we will focus more on getting to know who you are and your skillset and less on any resume gap you may have. This program is designed for returners after any type of career break, examples include but are not limited to:
- Starting or raising your family
- Caring for an ill family member
- Pandemic related reasons
Some flexible arrangements may be considered as part of your pathway back to work. This role will require you to be in the office at our headquarters in Wichita, KS during your determined working hours.
- No professional certifications required for your growth in our organization, development opportunities will be evaluated based on individual situations
- Professional Guidance: Receive mentorship and support from experienced professionals in the finance and accounting field who will help you navigate your return
- Skill Enhancement: Update your knowledge and skills through targeted training sessions and workshops
In this role, your responsibilities will be individualized, but may include:
- Collaboration and Support: Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including finance, accounting, and other departments, to gain exposure to various aspects of financial operations. Contribute your expertise and insights to assist in key decision-making processes.
- Financial Analysis: Conduct thorough financial analysis and reporting, including budgeting, forecasting, and variance analysis. Evaluate financial data, identify trends, and generate valuable insights to support strategic initiatives.
- Accounting Processes: Assist in various accounting processes, such as account reconciliations, journal entries, and month-end close activities. Ensure accuracy and compliance with accounting standards and regulatory requirements.
- Risk Management: Support risk management efforts by identifying potential financial risks and proposing mitigation strategies. Conduct internal audits and contribute to the development of effective control measures.
- Project Participation: Engage in projects related to process improvement, automation, and digital transformation within the finance and accounting function. Leverage your skills to drive efficiency and enhance financial operations.
- Innovation and Transformation: Use your fresh perspective and diverse experiences to contribute to shaping new ideas, processes and strategies for the future of finance.
- Previous professional experience in a finance or accounting role
- Previous experience working in financial software and ERP systems (e.g., SAP, Oracle, etc.)
- Previous experience using Microsoft office applications: word for written communications, outlook for email correspondence, excel for data analysis
At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.
All Koch companies value diversity of thought, perspectives, aptitudes, experiences, and backgrounds. We are Military Ready and Second Chance employers. Learn more about our hiring philosophy .
Who We Are
Koch Industries creates and innovates a wide spectrum of products and services that make life better. Our work spans a vast number of industries across the world, including engineered technology, refining, chemicals and polymers, pulp and paper, glass, electronics and many more. Headquartered in Wichita, Kansas, Koch employs 120,000+ employees across the globe. At Koch, employees are empowered to do what they do best to make life better. Learn how our business philosophy helps employees unleash their potential while creating value for themselves and the company.
At Koch, employees are empowered to do what they do best to make life better. Learn how our helps employees unleash their potential while creating value for themselves and the company.
Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength – focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes – medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.
Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status. Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test. This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information:
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