McDonald's Australia Limited

Paid Finance Internship (Part-Time)

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  • Finance and Accounting

  • Intern, 12 months · 16 hours per week

  • Hybrid | Thornleigh, NSW, AU

  • Visa sponsorship · No

  • Entry Level · A role for someone with underlying potential, good motivation and ability to learn. Typically no direct experience is required.

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Daniella Portelli

Hiring manager, McDonald's Australia Limited

Why McDonald's Australia Limited

McDonald’s is the world’s leading global foodservice retailer with over 37,000 locations in over 100 countries. More than 90% of McDonald’s restaurants worldwide are owned and operated by independent local business men and women.

McDonald's & our franchisees employ 1.9 million people worldwide.

We serve the world some of its favorite foods - World Famous Fries, Big Mac, Quarter Pounder, Chicken McNuggets and Egg McMuffin.

About the role

McDonald’s Australia is the largest quick service restaurant operation in the country. Fondly known as “Macca's”, we have been a household name in Australia for over 50 years, we believe that our customers are the heart and soul of everything we do and make it our mission to make every moment count! As an employer of choice winner time and time again, working with us means taking pride and having fun along the way; while growing and developing your career in a dynamic and supportive environment.

Join our 12 month program, 16 hours per week, mainly supporting the Assistant Accountant home team, with at least 8 hours per month spent learning within the broader Finance space. You will be provided ongoing training opportunities for technical and soft skills and will get exposure to Accounts Receivable, Record-to-Report, Acquire-to-Retire, Lease Accounting, Tax, Field and Development Finance and Financial Planning & Analysis. What can you expect on a day-to-day basis?

·      Processing routine and Ad Hoc business requests

·      Compliance and governance processes 

·      Various reporting to impact business decisions 

·      Stakeholder management 

·      Balance sheet health/reconciliations  

·      Investigating and closing out bank reconciliation items  

·      Accounting for emerging topics, such as our growing digital operations 

Your keys to success:

·      Studying Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting 

·      Ability to engage with others and build effective relationships 

·      Customer-focused approach  

·      Strong communications skills 

·      Strong time management and prioritisation skills 

As an equal opportunity employer, we strongly encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, ethnicities, cultures and experiences. We strive to make every moment through the recruitment process a feel-good moment for everyone. Let us know if we can provide any reasonable accommodations to enable you to participate in the job application and interview process, if you'd like to note your pronouns or have suggestions for how we can improve in this space. 

Applications close COB 18 June. Please submit an intro video along with your application for consideration. So if you are an energetic Finance student who is to join a market leading brand connected to over 5 million customers and ample opportunity for personal growth, then APPLY today.

What you'll be responsible for

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    Financial Compliance and Reporting

    Ensure compliance with financial regulations, prepare reports on financial activities, and assist with audits and internal control reviews

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    Finance Compliance and Audits

    Ensure adherence to payroll regulations, assist and conduct audits to maintain compliance and accuracy

Skills you'll need

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    Service orientation

    Actively seeks and develops strategies to help key stakeholders

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    Numerical problem solving

    Works with numerical information and performs mathematical calculations to solve problems

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    Attention to detail

    Accurately identifies and rectifies discrepancies or errors that exists in information and deliverables

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