Global Partners LP Commodity Accounting Intern in Waltham, Massachusetts

The Commodity Accounting Department is responsible for all of Global’s gross margin functions and preparation of daily and monthly mark-to-market and position reporting for Global’s front office operations. This includes general ledger account reconciliation, gross margin analytical analysis, and timely communication with business partners on recent developments. The team strives to transform the legacy inventory accounting function to industry best practice for both financial reporting and analysis while providing added value and insight to Global’s trading and logistics operations.

  • Work closely with team’s analysts to address and resolve all reconciling items.

  • Assist in monthly inventory product reconciliations to AR, AP and General Ledger, including documenting and clearing reconciling items

  • Process product regrade activity timely in support of the monthly close

  • Using system output and advanced MS Excel techniques, establish analytical tools to supplement month-end close packages. This will involve working with managers to develop a project plan, meeting with key stakeholders and will conclude with presenting the final product to leadership.

  • Pass a background check.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel. Some experience with Oracle a plus.

  • Ability to efficiently learn and utilize new software applications.

  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment: Handling ad hoc projects as needed.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Strong organizational skills, with the ability to meet daily deadlines and prioritize tasks.

  • The successful candidate will be a self-motivated and dynamic team player, who is able to meet the demands of a growing

  • Must have a high school diploma and be enrolled in a degree program leading to a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.

  • Must be able to commit to 40 hours per week from June 7th – August 13th.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

ID: 2017-3964