The Fluke Finance team has an exciting opportunity for a summer internship in Finance and Accounting, based in Everett, WA, reports to the Assistant Corporate Controller. Apply your technical education to real-life scenarios that have business impact. This internship focuses on process improvement projects within the controllership function and provides the opportunity to develop analytical skills, assess historical trends within the balance sheet to drive improvements, partner with Tax, IT, General Accounting, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable and Cost Accounting and gain exposure to the broader finance leadership team. Responsibilities + Own a project that focuses on outcomes to enhance and standardize processes across the globe + Actively participates in Fortive Business System (FBS) activities including Kaizen (continuous improvement) and 5S initiatives + Participate in operation reviews Successful Intern + Self-starter + Enjoys data mining, search for value added answers + Spotlight issues and find solutions + Work across technical accounting and cross functional teams + Strong problem solver + Strong attention to detail + Communicates effectively orally and in writing + Develop collaborative working relationships + Currently pursuing a degree; undergraduate in finance or accounting, MBA preferred + Knowledge of basic math principles and practices of accounting + Exercise integrity in dealing with confidential information + Proven experience with Excel, Word and Powerpoint and comfortable learning new technology including ERP systems quickly Fortive is a diversified industrial growth company comprised of global businesses that are recognized leaders in attractive markets. With more than $6 billion in annual revenues, Fortive's well-known brands hold leading positions in field instrumentation, transportation, sensing, product realization, automation and specialty, and franchise distribution. Fortive is headquartered in Everett, Washington and employs a team of more than 24,000 research and development, manufacturing, sales, distribution, service and administrative employees in more than 40 countries around the world. Our team grows by tackling challenges that accelerate progress and further their careers. With a culture rooted in continuous improvement, the core of our company's operating model is the Fortive Business System. For more information please visit:www.fortive.com. Fluke Corporation is the world leader in the manufacture, distribution and service of electronic test tools and software. We are a dynamic market leader with sound financial health. The Fluke brand has a reputation for portability, ruggedness, safety, ease of use and rigid standards of quality. A wholly owned subsidiary of Fortive Corporation (www.fortive.com), Fluke is a multi-national corporation headquartered in the greater Seattle area. We offer an entrepreneurial environment that is team-centered, customer-driven, quality-focused, and growth-oriented. It is driven by the phenomenally successful Fortive Business System. Working at Fluke gives you access to a robust career development process and challenging, "stretch" opportunities. "The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Fortive Corporation. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as a ""Fortive Company."" Fortive Corporation and all Fortive Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1-866-272-5573 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to request accommodation."