Farmers Insurance Careers

Intern (Trainee)

Woodland Hills, California
Finance


Job Description

Requisition ID: 1800098U
  

We are looking for a diverse group of curious, passionate, and hard-working students to join our summer internship program for 2019!


We are Farmers!

Farmers Insurance is proudly certified as a Great Place to Work and listed in Forbes’ Best Employers for New Grads in 2018.  At Farmers Insurance, our employees set the tone, drive our strategy, dream of the future, and create world class customer experiences.  Our employees help make Farmers one of the largest insurers of vehicles, homes and small businesses in the United States.


What you’ll get to do as an intern

This is an opportunity to work alongside accomplished Insurance professionals and gain valuable skills for your future.  You will learn how we use innovation and technology to drive our business forward.  Through project work, job shadowing, hands on work experience, and exposure to Farmers leadership teams you will expand your knowledge and experience.


What we’re looking for

  • 10 to 12 week summer internship, 40-hour work week
  • Rising seniors working toward Bachelors (BS/BA) degree or entering final year of Master’s program (MS/MA)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated individuals with attention to detail and effective time-management skills
  • Eligible to work in the United States

Internship Summary


Prepares and maintains general and subsidiary ledgers, financial records; prepares financial statements and reports for assigned companies; analyzes and interprets accounting records
   

Essential Job Functions 

  • Reconciliation of bank and general ledger accounts. Identifies adjustments, corrective action, and prepares documentation in support of the reconciliation.
  • Prepare and analyze financial statements, various reports, and financial records for assigned books of business or companies.
  • Prepares, processes, and validates recurring and miscellaneous accounting entries (journals/payments).
  • Maintains general and subsidiary ledgers and records for assigned companies. 
  • Prepares reports and statements for various state and regulatory filings for assigned companies.
  • Assists in the financial analysis of special projects and ad-hoc requests.

Education Requirements

  • Eligible to graduate within a one year period and currently working towards a degree in accounting or a similar degree that would allow the individual to sit for the CPA exam upon graduation.
  • Current overall GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Current GPA within core Accounting or Finance courses of 3.0 or higher

Amenities

  • State-of-the-art facility with cafeteria, fitness center/shower, walking trails nearby, etc.
  • Walking distance to the Village in Woodland Hills, an open air shopping/dining center

Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.


Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: 11/06/2018