The Finance Leadership Development Program (FLDP) is a 36 month program designed to expose candidates to various functions within the Finance organization at Kennametal, including internal audit, corporate accounting, operational finance, and tax and treasury. Through exposure and challenging assignments, the program participant is better-prepared to advance his/her career as a leader within the organization.
- The program consists of three, 12 month rotations, with one possible domestic relocation.
- Post completion of program, placement will be into a role within a Finance function. This will be based on the individual's strengths and interests, as well as business need at that time.
- Additional leadership and function-specific training is included during the program.
Some of the functional competencies covered during the rotations include:
- Business Acumen
- Cost Accounting
- Financial Planning and Analysis
Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting and relevant internship experience; Master’s level preferred 3.0 or higher GPA in area of study Strong organization, facilitation, presentation, leadership, project management and communication skills Ability to work independently with little supervision in a fast-paced environment Ability to travel & relocate Proficiency with Microsoft Office products
Kennametal delivers productivity to customers seeking peak performance in demanding environments by providing innovative custom and standard wear-resistant solutions. This proven productivity is enabled through our advanced materials sciences and application knowledge. Our commitment to a sustainable environment provides additional value to our customers. Kennametal’s portfolio of well-respected brand names and broad global presence enable us to help customers of all sizes in virtually every geography drive success at every stage of their value chain. Strategically aligned across our two core businesses - Industrial and Infrastructure - our products and services touch nearly every manufacturing process. People around the globe can see and touch these results throughout many aspects of their day, from the light switch they turn on to the car they drive.