Jun 19, 2024

Finance Intern

  • Professional Diversity Network
  • Buffalo, NY, USA
Full-Time Other

Job Description

Rich Products Corporation

Rich's, also known as Rich Products Corporation, is a family-owned food company dedicated to inspiring possibilities. From cakes and icings to pizza, appetizers and specialty toppings, our products are used in homes, restaurants and bakeries around the world. Beyond great food, our customers also gain insights to help them stay competitive, no matter their size. Our portfolio includes creative solutions geared at helping food industry professionals compete in foodservice, retail, in-store bakery, deli, and prepared foods, among others. Working in 100 locations globally, with annual sales exceeding $4billion, Rich's is a global leader with a focus on everything that family makes possible. Rich's-Infinite Possibilities. One Family.

Purpose Statement

This is an exciting opportunity for a student who is highly motivated, detail-oriented, and customer-driven! In this role you will work as a Finance resource within our Information Systems and Corporate Planning teams to assist in spend and project analysis and drive decision making for the project leaders within the department. This internship begins in July 2024 and will be ~10-20 hours/week, lasting until May 2025. The role will be a hybrid role located at our Buffalo, NY office.

Key Accountabilities and Outcomes

* Assist in the monthly close process, reconciling monthly expenses and assist in preparation of adjusting journal entries.
* Prepare monthly financial review deck for IS Steering team leaders, focusing on full year and monthly spend variance vs. forecast/plan.
* Work with IS managers to reconcile and update their monthly forecasts.
* Track the status and spend relating to IS capital projects - help to differentiate between capital spend and expense.
* Ad-hoc requests: Pull raw data from source (SAP or ServiceNow) and summarize in a clear and concise manner.
* Project based work: Create queries and reporting dashboards in PowerBI for advanced data analytics.
* Create and deliver excel templates that can be used for long range planning.

Knowledge, Skills, and Experience

* Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university, working towards earning a Bachelor's or Master's degree (concentration in Finance, Accounting, MIS or related field).
* Must have a 3.0 GPA or higher.
* Require strong skills in Microsoft Excel.
* Proficiency in other Microsoft Office Suite programs (Word & PowerPoint).
* Experience with Oracle BI tools, PowerBI, and SAP preferred, but not required.
* Functional competencies to include strong financial & interpersonal/communication skills.
* Need to have a general understanding of accounting and U.S. GAAP.





In accordance with state law, the rate or range provided is Rich Products Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates ("Rich's"), reasonable estimate of the base compensation for this role. The actual amount may be higher or lower, based on non-discriminatory factors such as experience, knowledge, skills, abilities, shift differential, and location.

Annual Range/Hourly Rate


Rich Products Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates ("Rich's"), are committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, veteran or military status, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state, or local law. The information collected by this application is solely to determine suitability for employment, verify identity, and maintain employment statistics on applicants.

Applicants with disabilities may be entitled to reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act and certain state or local laws. A reasonable accommodation is a change in the way things are normally done which will ensure an equal employment opportunity without imposing undue hardship on Rich's. Please contact Rich's Human Resources department at [email protected] if you need assistance completing this application or to otherwise participate in the application process.




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