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Financial Accounting Intern

901 Legacy Center Way, Midvale, UT 84047, USA Req #356
Friday, January 31, 2020
With more than 70 years’ experience in hundreds of locations across North America and internationally, Savage is a trusted partner for safely moving and managing mission-critical materials with worry-free consistency while creating value for our Customers. Savage specializes in rail, truck and marine transportation, logistics, materials handling and other industrial and environmental services. We Hire Right, Train Right and Treat Right, and strive to provide our Team Members with opportunities to do things they never dreamed possible.

Our Vision & Legacy statement outlines the Savage Brothers’ vision for ensuring perpetual success. It includes a commitment to providing opportunities for people “to do things that they never dreamed possible.” This statement is especially significant for our Interns who will have the opportunity to work on real world projects enabling both Savage and themselves to be better tomorrow than they are today.


Our Financial Intern will assist the Financial Reporting team in the review of customer and vendor contracts to make assessments for proper accounting treatment. This internship will be for summer, 2020. 

Why being a Savage Intern is Compelling:

  • Interns have long-term career potential with possible future opportunities throughout Savage
  • Interns are competitively paid
  • Interns experience being a part of real-world business solutions
  • The opportunity to work with a company founded on principles of honesty, integrity and team member growth
  • Career paths open to consistent development and growth


Responsibilities / Job Duties

  • Conduct detailed reviews of customer and service provider contracts
  • Prepare documentation to summarize results and conclusions on accounting treatment
  • Routine communication with the Accounting Manager and Director of Financial Reporting on results
  • Assist the Financial Reporting team with other projects as time allows



  • Excellent computer skills (MS Office suite including Excel, Access and some Power Point)
  • Ability to pass security screening to enter customer property
  • Professional work ethic
  • Self-motivated and a team player with a “can do” attitude
  • Some travel may be required (all travel expense will be reimbursed and interns/employees may retain frequent flier miles)



  • Currently in Junior or Senior year of a Bachelor’s Degree Program in Accounting.
Savage is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a drug free workplace.

Having trouble with our application?  Please call 800-233-0883 for assistance.

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Other details

  • Job Family Skilled Player
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Internship
  • Travel Required Yes
  • Travel % 10
  • Required Education Some College
  • Job Start Date Monday, May 11, 2020
  • 901 Legacy Center Way, Midvale, UT 84047, USA