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Vermeer Corporation Financial Planning and Analytics Intern in Pella, Iowa

You’re not likely to find another company like Vermeer. Our people are from all walks of life in locations around the world, rolling up our sleeves and getting tough work done every day. Together. We’re a family-owned and operated company with an unmatched culture, one that is built on the belief that every Vermeer team member has real, personal impact – on our people, our customers and our world. Whoever you are and where you are in your career, Vermeer helps you be Equipped to Do More®.

Job Summary

Work Shift

1 - First Shift

The Financial Planning and Analytics Intern will assist in providing financial analysis of the business unit or department performance through direct partnership with product management and other Finance functions. This position provides analytic and financial skills that enable reporting of timely and accurate financial results and performance reports along with direct engagement with internal customers.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  1. Exhibit the Vermeer characteristics of caring culture, demonstrating agility, customer focused and stewardship while modeling the associated behaviors.

  2. Help prepare and publish monthly reports and analytics for the business.

  3. Assist in analyzing various P&L line items to help provide awareness of what drove costs and how the business can actively manage and forecast those P&L line items moving forward. This will include sales and discounts as well as costs such as labor, variable non-labor, fixed non-labor and depreciation.

  4. Help create and distribute different monthly financial reports with a high level of accuracy and meet established deadlines.

  5. Partner with end users to identify opportunities for business process improvements and implement desired changes.

Education and/or Experience

  • High School diploma required.

  • Current student pursing a Bachelor's degree in Business or Accounting.

  • Previous internship is a plus.

Other Skills and Abilities

  • Knowledge of financial and cost accounting to prepare and present financial metrics and analytics.

  • Knowledge of business and analytic systems such as ERP systems, financial consolidation systems, and Power of BI analytics tools.

  • Ability to meet tight deadlines.

  • Ability to provide informative and professional assistance when working with the customers and co-workers.

  • Ability to maintain positive interpersonal relationships which encourage openness with customers and peers.

  • Ability to produce accurate, professional and error-free documents in a timely manner.

  • Demonstration of good oral and written communication skills.

  • Ability to see the big picture through execution of detailed steps and processes.

  • Ability to collaborate with all departments through active engagement.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or veteran status. Applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation due to a disability at any stage of the employment application process should contact Team Member Solutions in human resources at (641) 621-8767 or at

Why Vermeer?

Our reach is global, our impact is personal. By joining Vermeer, you won’t just be making the right step for your career. You’ll be making a real, personal impact on our people, our customers and our world.

Impact Our People: You’ll find teams of hardworking people who take pride in their work, pride in each other and pride in the principles that guide them. Our team members are diverse, talented and driven to continuously learn, improve and innovate, both for our company and for their careers.

Impact Our Customers: Whether our customers are operating small stump cutters in their backyard or giant surface mining equipment in Australia, they make progress happen. Our team members are constantly turning up new possibilities and collaboratively innovating to keep our customers and the people they serve on the leading-edge of progress around the world.

Impact Our World: At Vermeer, we believe in giving back and helping people and communities. We’ve held that belief from our founding in 1948. Our reach extends from offering impressive benefits that help our team members and their families live well, to supporting our local communities through volunteer and community investment programs. Our impact is also experienced by the way our customers use Vermeer products to make a difference. Vermeer equipment is used all around the world to keep people connected to life necessities, such as water and electricity, harvest the feed that nourishes a vibrant food supply and effectively manage precious natural resources that improve our quality of life.