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Accounting and Finance Intern - Summer 2023

Date:  Nov 12, 2022

Salisbury, MD, US, 21804

Req ID:  63486
Job Function:  College Recruitment (Interns/OMTS/LMTS)

Perdue Farms is a family-owned food and agriculture company heading into it's second century of growth and innovation.  We were founded on trust—a value that carries through everything we do. Perdue Foods is a leader in Premium Proteins and Perdue AgriBusiness ranks among the top US grain companies. 


Come join us at Corporate HQ for Summer 2023! Our Financial Planning and Analytics Internship offer students hands-on, real-world experience within the company over an 8 - 10 week period.  Come experience an inside look in the world of Financial Planning, CPG and food production.

What can you expect from a Perdue summer internship? 

  • Competitive Pay 
  • Exciting Social, Philanthropic, and Networking Events with other Perdue Interns
  • Hands-On, Real World Work Experience and a Dedicated Summer Mentor 
  • Learning Workshops
  • Travel to Perdue Locations Such as our Innovation Center, Perdue Learning University and Live Production Farms
  • Interaction with Senior Leadership 
  • Housing Stipend 

What You Will Learn & Main Responsibilities

  1. Prepare reporting packages that summarize weekly, monthly/quarter/year-end performance
  2. Analyze financial trends against forecast and budget and explain key variances
  3. Build financial models and conduct analytics from disparate sources
  4. Provide detailed financial reconciliations and track financial performance for key strategic initiatives
  5. Develop and maintain training guides and work step instructions
  6. Will be able to interact with Senior leadership.

Minimum Education

  • Must be a rising Sophomore, Junior or Senior currently pursuing a Bachelors degree at an accredited university in a relevant field of study. Finance, Accounting, Data Science or Agricultural Economics majors preferred.
  • Must have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA or higher

Experience Requirements

  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office and able to learn new software
  • Possess strong analytical, communication and time management skills
  • Demonstrated leadership and teamwork skills


Perdue Farms, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Salisbury