Textron Specialized Vehicles

Finance Summer Internship (3-4 months)

About Textron Specialized Vehicles

Textron Specialized Vehicles Inc. is a leading global manufacturer of golf cars, utility and personal transportation vehicles, and ground support equipment. Textron Specialized Vehicles markets products under the E-Z-GO®, Cushman®, Bad Boy®, TUG™ and Douglas™ brands; Its vehicles are found in environments ranging from golf courses to factories, airports to planned communities, and theme parks to hunting preserves.

About Textron Inc.

Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) is a multi-industry company that leverages its global network of aircraft, defense, industrial and finance businesses to provide customers with innovative solutions and services. Textron is known around the world for its powerful brands such as Bell Helicopter, Cessna, Beechcraft, Hawker, Jacobsen, Kautex, Lycoming, E-Z-GO, Greenlee, Textron Systems, and TRU Simulation + Training.


Ransomes Jacobsen Ltd are seeking a Finance Sales/Purchase Ledger Summer Intern, who is available from June 2019. The position will provide a good background for students aiming for accounting qualifications. 

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Purchase Ledger

  • Being responsible for the daily clearance of the dedicated Purchase Ledger email inbox;
  • Look to improve all aspects of the current Purchase Ledger processes;
  • Enter ‘order’ related invoices on to Oracle and match to receipt;
  • To be responsible for the daily invoice scanning on to Hyland;
  • Cover for other Purchase Ledger staff where required;
  • Maintain and reconcile supplier accounts and prepare payments for authorization as required;
  • Perform any ad hoc tasks required by the Chief Accountant;
  • Contribute to team spirit to achieve the team’s goals.

Sales Ledger

  • To accurately maintain the Sales Ledger (Oracle);
  • Assist with the control and issue of all invoices, credit notes and statements to customers;
  • Assist with the continuous review of all credit limits through ongoing trading experience and all available external data;
  • To be responsible for Jacobsen Direct customers in the UK;
  • Look to improve all aspects of the current Sales Ledger processes;
  • Maximisation of cash flow of the Company;
  • Examine use of Qlik View by the Sales Ledger;
  • Perform any ad hoc tasks and projects required by the Chief Accountant or Credit Manager;
  • Contribute to team spirit to achieve the team’s goals.

Minimum Qualifications/Skills/Education

  • A minimum of five GCSE’s grade A – C (including English and Maths) or equivalent;
  • You should be enrolled in a relevant Financial degree;
  • Prior internships/work experience in Finance roles is advantageous, but not essential;
  • You should be an energetic team player;
  • Numerically accurate, and methodical and thorough;
  • Computer literate;
  • Able to work under pressure with a flexible attitude;
  • Articulate but firm telephone manner. 

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