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Accounting General Ledger Intern - Summer 2021

Internships and Co-Ops

Southfield, MI
ID: 184591-846

There has never been a better time to join the team at Tenneco! Tenneco is one of the world’s leading designers, manufacturers and marketers of automotive products for original equipment and aftermarket customers. With our product portfolio, dedication to quality, global reach, entrepreneurial setting and competitive strength, we're at a great place to build a lasting career.


Tenneco is seeking a driven, self-motivated Accounting or Finance focused student who has an interest in gaining hands-on experience working at our fast paced corporate facility located in Southfield, MI.


The Tenneco student program provides a unique opportunity for students to learn, work, and contribute in an industry leading environment. As an intern working at Tenneco, you will be an active member on your team. In addition to being assigned real projects that deliver results, students also participate in networking events, personal development training, and community service opportunities, among other activities that show you what Life at Tenneco is all about!


Possible responsibilities include:

  • Support on-going day to day accounting activities
  • Preparation of Journal Entries
  • Preparation of Balance Sheet Reconciliations
  • Intercompany projects
  • Interaction with other areas within Tenneco and our off-shore 3rd party provider
  • Other financial projects and analysis as needed.

Required Skills

Required of an Intern:
Must be able to work independently and in a team based environment
Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
Effective time management skills
Proficient in Excel, PowerPoint and Word

Required Experience

Minimum Qualifications:
Student currently enrolled and pursuing a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution
Student with a minimum overall cumulative GPA of 2.8 or higher
Ability to work at least 40 hours per week during the internship period
Ability to provide own transportation to/from the job site
Legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship


Preferred Qualifications:
Student currently enrolled and pursuing a Bachelor's in Accounting or Finance from an accredited institution
Student with a minimum overall cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

This position is located at 27300 West 11 Mile Road, Southfield, MI. View the Google Map in full screen.