Overview

Internship opportunities exist in Dow’s Finance organization for individuals who are preferably within one year of graduation and who are working towards a bachelor’s or master’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Accounting Information Systems. We are interested in individuals who are motivated by the challenges and rewards of working for a company that is experiencing tremendous growth and change.  The positions are located at Dow’s world headquarters in Midland, Michigan.
Dow combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company is driving innovations that extract value from material, polymer, chemical and biological science to help address many of the world’s most challenging problems such as the need for clean water, clean energy generation and conservation, and increasing agricultural productivity. Dow’s integrated, market-driven, industry-leading portfolio of specialty chemical, advanced materials, agrosciences and plastics businesses delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to customers in approximately 180 countries and in high-growth sectors such as packaging, electronics, water, coatings and agriculture. In 2015, Dow had annual sales of nearly $49 billion and employed approximately 49,500 people worldwide. The Company’s more than 6,000 product families are manufactured at 179 sites in 35 countries across the globe. References to “Dow” or the “Company” mean The Dow Chemical Company and its consolidated subsidiaries unless otherwise expressly noted. More information about Dow can be found atwww.dow.com.
 
Dow’s Finance organization consists of diverse top caliber people who draw on leading-edge technologies and best-in-class financial processes to perform their roles.  The combination of size, scope and geographic reach, diversity, and individual empowerment and accountability is what distinguishes Dow from other companies.
 
Students will be assigned challenging projects that will introduce them to Dow’s global financial systems, procedures and policies, and provide exposure to Dow’s businesses and Finance leaders.  Assignments vary and will be designed to complement the student’s prior experiences and background.  Student interns will be part of the Dow Chemical National Student Program, which includes students from a variety of educational disciplines and universities.  This program provides a competitive salary, paid vacation, paid travel costs to and from college, subsidized housing rates, and planned social activities and events throughout the summer.
 
At Dow, we look for highly motivated individuals who are passionate about being part of a best-in-class global finance team that enables the Company to meet its business and corporate objectives. We seek to build a diverse workforce of professionals who have the ability to succeed in a global team environment made up of a cross section of disciplines, both technical and non-technical.  In addition to excellent finance and business skills, Dow’s finance professionals need superior communication and interpersonal abilities necessary to prosper within a global matrix structure.
 
A minimum requirement for this position is the ability to work legally in the United States on a permanent basis.  Applicants who do not indicate that they have the necessary work authorization will not be considered for this U.S.-based position.
                                     
STUDENTS INTERVIEWING WITH DOW ARE REQUIRED TO BRING A COPY OF THEIR MOST RECENT TRANSCRIPT TO THE INTERVIEW.

Qualifications

Must be currently enrolled and pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Accounting or Accounting Information Systems.
Preferably within one year of graduation (December 2017 or Spring 2018)
Minimum cumulative overall GPA of 3.000 (on a 4.000 scale) is required. Minimum cumulative Accounting GPA of 3.000 is strongly preferred.
A minimum requirement for the U.S. based position is the ability to work legally in the United States.  No visa sponsorship/support is available for this position, including for any type of U.S. permanent residency (green card) process.
STUDENTS INTERVIEWING WITH DOW ARE REQUIRED TO BRING A COPY OF THEIR MOST RECENT TRANSCRIPT TO THE INTERVIEW.

Reliable attendance is an expectation of every Dow employee; therefore, the student must provide their own reliable transportation.

Students will be part of the Dow Chemical National Student Program which includes students from a variety of educational disciplines.

Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company is driving innovations that extract value from material, polymer, chemical and biological science to help address many of the world’s most challenging problems such as the need for clean water, clean energy generation and conservation, and increasing agricultural productivity. Dow’s integrated, market-driven, industry-leading portfolio of specialty chemical, advanced materials, agrosciences and plastics businesses delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to customers in approximately 180 countries and in high-growth sectors such as packaging, electronics, water, coatings and agriculture. In 2015, Dow had annual sales of nearly $49 billion and employed approximately 49,500 people worldwide. The Company’s more than 6,000 product families are manufactured at 179 sites in 35 countries across the globe. References to “Dow” or the “Company” mean The Dow Chemical Company and its consolidated subsidiaries unless otherwise expressly noted. More information about Dow can be found athttp://www.dow.com/.

About DOW

At Dow, we combine the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. We are driving innovations that extract value from material, polymer, chemical and biological science to help address many of the world's most challenging problems such as the need for clean water, clean energy generation and conservation, and increasing agricultural productivity. Our integrated, market-driven, industry-leading portfolio of specialty chemical, advanced materials, agrosciences and plastics businesses delivers more than 6,000 technology-based product families to customers in approximately 180 countries and in high-growth sectors such as packaging, electronics, water, coatings and agriculture.