1+ months

Corporate Controller Intern

American Airlines
Fort Worth, TX 76102

Location: DFW Headquarters Building 8 (DFW-SV08) 
Additional Locations: Dallas/Ft Worth, TX
Requisition ID: 39319 


Are you ready to explore a world of possibilities, both at work and during your time off? Join our American Airlines family, and you’ll travel the world, grow your expertise and become the best version of you. As you embark on a new journey, you’ll tackle challenges with flexibility and grace, learning new skills and advancing your career while having the time of your life. Feel free to enrich both your personal and work life and hop on board!

Why you'll love this job

As an intern for the Corporate Controller organization, you will be assisting in the number of areas within Corporate Accounting, Accounts Payable, Cargo Accounting, and Financial Reporting

What you'll do
  • Test and document results for system modification or enhancements
  • Assist in the development and documentation of processes and policies
  • Assist in the development and implementation of initiatives around process improvement and data cleansing
  • Assist in a quality assurance capacity for data and processes
  • Assist with the review of accounting/financial statement schedules for accuracy and consistency
  • Assist with the preparation or review of journal entries
  • Assist with general ledger account reconciliations or supplier account reconciliations
  • Perform other general office and administrative tasks as required
All you'll need for success

Minimum Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience

  • This internship is open to all full-time college students currently pursuing a BA/BS or Masters, in one or more of the following disciplines: Accounting, Finance, Information Systems, Supply Chain Management
  • Understanding of SOX compliance
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Good working knowledge of PC software, such as Excel
  • Database skills such as DWH, Cubes, Access or SQL a plus
  • Experience with functional testing and creation of test cases a plus
  • Self-motivated, with strong organizational skills, attention to detail, the ability to prioritize work and meet deadlines
  • Analytical ability along with the ability to work individually and as a member of a team
  • GPA 3.2/4.0


PLEASE NOTE: This internship is year-round and not necessarily limited to the summer months

What you'll get

Feel free to take advantage of all that American Airlines has to offer: 

  • Travel Perks: Ready to explore the world? You, your family and your friends can reach 365 destinations on more than 6,800 daily flights across our global network.
  • Wellness Programs: We want you to be the best version of yourself – that’s why our wellness programs provide you with all the right tools, resources and support you need.
Feel Free to be yourself at American

From the team members we hire to the customers we serve, inclusion and diversity are the foundation of the dynamic workforce at American Airlines. Our 20+ Employee Business Resource Groups are focused on connecting our team members to our customers, suppliers, communities and shareholders, helping team members reach their full potential and creating an inclusive work environment to meet and exceed the needs of our diverse world.

Are you ready to feel a tremendous sense of pride and satisfaction as you do your part to keep the largest airline in the world running smoothly as we care for people on life’s journey? Feel free to be yourself at American.

Additional Locations: Dallas/Ft Worth, TX
Requisition ID: 39319 


Posted: 2020-12-03 Expires: 2021-09-19
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