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Financial & Accounting Analyst Co-Op (Fall 2021)

Date:  Sep 19, 2021
Country/Region:  US
City:  Findlay OH
Job Requisition:  33588

Cooper Tire offers an entirely unique work experience because no matter what your title is, you’ll play a part in contributing to the development, manufacturing and marketing of some of the most innovative tire products in the world. Cooper is a fun and exciting place to work, and we easily stand apart from our competition. We’re constantly on the lookout for motivated individuals who lead by example and inspire others to greatness. The opportunities are endless and the rewards rich for those who believe that job satisfaction and career success begin with a satisfied customer. Careers are a Journey…Come Ride with Us!


Cooper Tire & Rubber Company is the parent company of a global family of companies that specializes in the design, manufacture, marketing, and sales of passenger car and light truck tires. Cooper has joint ventures, affiliates, and subsidiaries that also specialize in medium truck, motorcycle and racing tires.


This Co-op session will take place during the Fall semester - September to December 2021


Internal Audit

The Internal Audit internship offers the opportunity to view a large, cross section of the business, developing knowledge of key business processes and systems including SAP.  Areas of responsibility will include:

  • Assisting in the execution of risk-based audits of financial processes, company operations, or compliance activities.
  • Assisting in development of work programs, documentation of work papers, and drafting internal audit findings and recommendations
  • Identifying and managing financial, operational, compliance, fraud, and information technology risks



An internship in Tax provides valuable experience in Federal, State & Local tax compliance and planning.  The intern will assist in the preparation of:

  • Federal, state & local income tax estimates and returns
  • State & local income tax apportionment work papers
  • Property tax returns and payments
  • Quarterly and year-end tax provision calculations
  • State annual reports/miscellaneous licenses
  • Assist with state & local tax audits



The Treasury internship offers an opportunity to view the daily cash management activities globally and in North America which allows Treasury to effectively forecast the future daily cash needs for North American activity.  The intern will assist with the following activities:

  • Generation of the daily and thirteen-week cash forecasts
  • Oversight of cash forecasting for entities in Mexico
  • Administration of insurance compliance for third party contractors being utilized by all locations
  • Entry of foreign exchange rates into SAP
  • Preparation of month-end closing documentation utilized by Financial Accounting
  • Migration of current insurance compliance documentation to a new insurance compliance system
  • Implementation of a Treasury Management System and other special projects as required


Cost Accounting

The Cost Accounting internship offers valuable experience in the accounting for inventory and fixed assets for the North America business. The intern will assist in the following areas:

  • Track spend and maintain support for fixed asset projects
  • Prepare product costing analysis
  • Consolidate plant manufacturing monthly reports
  • Assist in other ad-hoc projects on an as needed basis


Financial Accounting

The Financial Accounting internship provides an opportunity to participate in the full month-end close cycle, participating in daily and monthly reconciliations and supporting our SEC reporting requirements. The intern will assist with the following tasks:

  • Execution of journal entries to record daily/weekly cash activity
  • Performance of month-end reconciliations for cash and related asset accounts
  • Assist in drafting the 10-Q/10-K footnotes and related supporting documents
  • Support of lease standard implementation global project management
  • Support implementation of lease accounting software
  • Execution and support of special projects




Cooper Tire is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We strive to recruit, develop and retain top candidates by providing an engaging culture and opportunities to grow and develop. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, status as an individual with a disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Nearest Major Market: Lima
Nearest Secondary Market: Findlay

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