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Koch Industries On-Campus Interviews

 

 

Interview Date: September 26, 2013
Application Deadline: September 17
Interview Location: SH 214

 

Positions Interviewing for:
 -Summer Intern Program - Accounting
Accounting roles at Koch companies extend far beyond the necessities of processing payments and assuring compliance. Here you can accept responsibilities throughout the many stages of multimillion-dollar, multinational transactions to gain a comprehensive understanding of company operations and see the results of your work. With the freedom to take personal ownership in your career, you can transform this knowledge into new ideas and help us respond to the world's most important needs.
Our positions offer:
· The ability to manage front to back processes, or portions thereof, that require hands-on, detailed accounting work and the opportunity to develop new tools/processes that will facilitate ease and efficiency for the front & back office.
· Financial Reporting & Analysis: develop an understanding of the relevant industries and market structure; proactively communicate with traders, analysts and shipping groups; become knowledgeable of and ensure compliance with control policies and trading standards. Other activities may include: contract capture, position/trade status reporting, accounts receivable/payable settlement, earnings forecasting, variance analysis, and working capital optimization.
· Accounting processes: balance sheet reconciliations and research of specific accounting treatments in accordance with GAAP.
· Cash management: cash forecasting to provide support for short-term working capital and long-term structure requirements.
· Tax: the ability to collaborate to help analyze, plan and execute commercial transactions, prepare and review tax accounting work papers for periodic compliance filings, and administer state, federal, and foreign income tax audit requests.
· Internal Audit: A wide range of projects in various companies covering a variety of subject matter areas. Projects could include internal financial control and commercial compliance audits, facilitated risk assessments, internal control training, special requests, and a variety of consulting services.

-Accountant - College Graduate
Accounting roles at Koch companies extend far beyond the necessities of processing payments and assuring compliance. Here you can accept responsibilities throughout the many stages of multimillion-dollar, multinational transactions to gain a comprehensive understanding of company operations and see the results of your work. With the freedom to take personal ownership in your career, you can transform this knowledge into new ideas and help us respond to the world's most important needs.
Our positions offer:
· The ability to manage front to back processes, or portions thereof, that require hands-on, detailed accounting work and the opportunity to develop new tools/processes that will facilitate ease and efficiency for the front & back office.
· Financial Reporting & Analysis: develop an understanding of the relevant industries and market structure; proactively communicate with traders, analysts and shipping groups; become knowledgeable of and ensure compliance with control policies and trading standards. Other activities may include: contract capture, position/trade status reporting, accounts receivable/payable settlement, earnings forecasting, variance analysis, and working capital optimization.
· Accounting processes: balance sheet reconciliations and research of specific accounting treatments in accordance with GAAP.
· Cash management: cash forecasting; provide support for short-term working capital and long-term structure requirements.
· Tax: the ability to collaborate to help analyze, plan and execute commercial transactions, prepare and review tax accounting work papers for periodic compliance filings, and administer state, federal, and foreign income tax audit requests.
· Internal Audit: A wide range of projects in various companies covering a variety of subject matter areas. Projects could include internal financial control and commercial compliance audits, facilitated risk assessments, internal control training, special requests, and a variety of consulting services.

-Summer Intern Program - Analyst
Due to the collective size and scale of Koch companies, our analysts have the ability to learn and practice a variety of disciplines, including treasury, market analysis, finance, supply chain/logistics, commercial development, and risk management. In these roles you can develop industry and market understanding; build relationships with traders, marketers and position managers; prepare financial analyses; and advance your knowledge of cash management, financial modeling and credit risk.
Our positions offer an opportunity to:
· Develop economic models that predict future business results in support of corporate and business development initiatives to improve profitability and capital efficiency.
· Develop market points-of-view for products including supply/demand, global product balances and trade flows, and margin forecasting.
· Create detailed production/distribution plans and use economic thinking to optimize the overall supply chain of various products spanning multiple industries
· Manage communicating trends in arbitrage and fundamental drivers of market conditions with team members and business leaders.
· Gain an understanding of the relevant industries and market structure; build relationships with customers, traders, marketers, and business leaders; become knowledgeable of and ensure compliance with standards and other compliance requirements; cash forecasting; financial analysis.
· Provide cash management: Cash forecasting; provide support for short-term working capital and long-term structure requirements.
· Create detailed modeling: build ad-hoc models used to optimize scheduling/distribution; credit risk, and financial information.
· Deliver profitable solutions through analytical observation and alternative analysis.
· Effectively present results and recommendations to senior leadership in both written and oral formats.

-Summer Intern Program - Information Technology
At Koch companies, we don't expect each IT professional to have all the answers. But we do place high importance on sharing knowledge and working together. Find your niche as a business systems analyst, software developer, or within specialties that include networking, application support, servers, storage and security. You can also broaden your capabilities by working alongside team members who offer their own unique skills and ideas. Our IT staff provides critical services to each Koch company and is essential for keeping us in touch with customers and colleagues around the world.
POSITION DESCRIPTION· Software Development: Visual Studio .Net, Visual Basic .Net, XML, C/C++, C Sharp, Java, Informatica, PL/SQL, TSQL, and data management systems such as Oracle, Sybase, and SQL.
· Business System Analysis: Information gathering from the business groups, initial system design conversations, in depth interaction with the software development team, including coding in the technologies listed above.
· SAP Associate: Building and developing SAP business analysis, functional and technical knowledge and skills via participation in various SAP disciplines which support critical business areas including: Finance, Order-to-Cash, Logistics, Warehouse Management, Plant Maintenance, Procurement (Requisition-to-Pay), and Manufacturing.
· Application Systems Analysis: Support the daily operations of the business through technical analysis and application support of the diverse Koch Companies business applications. Collaborate with other IT teams to develop new processes and procedures resulting in greater efficiency and value creation for the business.
· Networking, SAN and Server Administration: Provide support for globally distributed Wide Area Network, Local Area Network, and Wireless Network environments for Koch companies. Manage a diverse storage environment of more than 1 PB in size with multiple array types in multiple data centers and more than 60 remote sites. Provide administration of UNIX, Linux and Windows server environments, including installation, configuration, troubleshooting, system performance tuning, file system tuning, system security, and general systems administration.

-Information Technology Co-op
At Koch companies, we don't expect each IT professional to have all the answers. But we do place high importance on sharing knowledge and working together. Find your niche as a business systems analyst, software developer, or within specialties that include networking, application support, servers, storage and security. You can also broaden your capabilities by working alongside team members who offer their own unique skills and ideas. Our IT staff provides critical services to each Koch company and is essential for keeping us in touch with customers and colleagues around the world.
POSITION DESCRIPTION· Software Development: Visual Studio .Net, Visual Basic .Net, XML, C/C++, C Sharp, Java, Informatica, PL/SQL, TSQL, and data management systems such as Oracle, Sybase, and SQL.
· Business System Analysis: Information gathering from the business groups, initial system design conversations, in depth interaction with the software development team, including coding in the technologies listed above.
· SAP Associate: Building and developing SAP business analysis, functional and technical knowledge and skills via participation in various SAP disciplines which support critical business areas including: Finance, Order-to-Cash, Logistics, Warehouse Management, Plant Maintenance, Procurement (Requisition-to-Pay), and Manufacturing.
· Application Systems Analysis: Support the daily operations of the business through technical analysis and application support of the diverse Koch Companies business applications. Collaborate with other IT teams to develop new processes and procedures resulting in greater efficiency and value creation for the business.
· Networking, SAN and Server Administration: Provide support for globally distributed Wide Area Network, Local Area Network, and Wireless Network environments for Koch companies. Manage a diverse storage environment of more than 1 PB in size with multiple array types in multiple data centers and more than 60 remote sites. Provide administration of UNIX, Linux and Windows server environments, including installation, configuration, troubleshooting, system performance tuning, file system tuning, system security, and general systems administration.

-Information Technology - College Graduate
At Koch companies, we don't expect each IT professional to have all the answers. But we do place high importance on sharing knowledge and working together. Find your niche as a software developer, business systems analyst, or within specialties that include networking, application support, servers, storage and security. You can also broaden your capabilities by working alongside team members who offer their own unique skills and ideas. Our IT staff provides critical services to each Koch company and is essential for keeping us in touch with customers and colleagues around the world.
POSITION DESCRIPTION
· Software Development: Design, develop and test customized components for business applications using technologies such as Visual Studio .Net, Visual Basic .Net, XML, C/C++, Java, Informatica, PL/SQL, TSQL, and data management systems such as Oracle, Sybase, and SQL. Ensure that deliverables adhere to standards, specifications and deadlines
· Business System Analysis: Information gathering from the business groups, initial system design conversations, in depth interaction with the software development team, including coding in the technologies listed above.
· Application Systems Analysis: Support the daily operations of the business through technical analysis and application support of the diverse Koch Companies business applications. Collaborate with other IT teams to develop new processes and procedures resulting in greater efficiency and value creation for the business.
· Networking, SAN and Server Administration: Provide support for globally distributed Wide Area Network, Local Area Network, and Wireless Network environments for Koch companies. Manage a diverse storage environment of more than 1 PB in size with multiple array types in multiple data centers and more than 60 remote sites. Provide administration of UNIX, Linux and Windows server environments, including installation, configuration, troubleshooting, system performance tuning, file system tuning, system security, and general systems administration.
Majors Interviewing: Accounting, Agribusiness, Agriculture, Computer Science, Economics, Finance, INT, Instructional Technology, Management, Marketing, MBA, MIS, Math
Requirements: Minimum 3.0 GPA. View additional requirements through your Careers for Tigers account.
Location: Wichita, KS; Atlanta, GA
Company Web site:  http://www.kochcollegerecruiting.com/


For more information or to sign up for an interview, contact Career Services at 628-4260, stop by SH 214, or sign up online through your Careers for Tigers account.