Cummins Inc. Accountant Internship in Scoresby, Australia

Accountant Internship


  • 12 month full time internship based in Scoresby

  • Accounting students - earn while you learn!

  • Commencement: Late January 2019

If you are a Accounting student looking to jump start your career, we are offering a 12 month full time internship based at our Scoresby office.

About Cummins

A global power leader, Cummins Inc. is a corporation of complementary business units that design, manufacture, distribute and service diesel and natural gas engines and related technologies, including fuel systems, controls, air handling, filtration, emission solutions and electrical power generation systems. We are the world’s largest independent producer and distributor of diesel engines and related components with revenue excess of $21 billion. Globally we employ around 59,000 people and serve customers in 190 countries.

Team culture is extremely important to us, we help forge strong connections as work to foster a collaborative culture. Thinking beyond your work is more than part of the job. It is the job. This is what we call Working Right.

About the role

Our Scoresby office is currently looking for a 12 month full time Accounting Intern commencing late January 2019 who is keen to utilise theoretical skills learnt in their degree and develop practical skills in the workforce. This is a unique opportunity to gains skills and knowledge while you are working full time.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare monthly reporting packs and review with department leaders

  • Participate in constructing new management reporting

  • Prepare monthly journals and cost recovery calculations

  • Responsible for updating procedural documentation

  • Participates in continuous improvements projects

  • Perform Balance Sheet reconciliations and assist with close activities

  • Supports the Business Services Finance team in ad hoc activities

  • Learns the Cummins finance approach through contributions to a variety of projects and activities.

  • Participates in team meetings and continuous improvement activities.

About You:

To be successful in this role, you will need to have:

  • Currently in your penultimate year (with a minimum of 1 full semester of study remaining) studying an undergraduate Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or relevant functional discipline

  • Excellent communication and attention to detail

  • A confident, outgoing individual who will seek out necessary information in order to achieve set outcomes

  • An organised self-starter with an inquisitive nature who can show outstanding initiative

  • A team player with a flexible attitude towards their work

  • Strong Microsoft Office skills and have an aptitude for picking up new systems quickly

This is a 12 month, full time, paid placement and the successful candidate will be required to defer their studies for the duration of the program.

What’s in it for you?

You will get to work with one of our highest performing, technically strong teams, with a popular product mix and existing depth of department leadership. In this position you are set for success with the support from multiple departments and, you will be able to develop your theoretical knowledge into practical skills while aiding a multi-billion dollar business.

How to apply

For ALL applications please submit your resume, cover letter and academic transcript via the link provided. Please contact for any further queries.

Your opportunity to power up you career starts right here!


Primary Location Australia-Victoria-Melbourne-Australia, Scoresby, Distributor RO BR 900

Job Type Internship

Recruitment Job Type Student - Internship

Job Posting Dec 2, 2018, 7:46:23 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180007I9