Full Job Description
We’re Elliott Davis, and we’re revolutionizing what it means to work in the public accounting field. Starting with a powerful mixture of wisdom, energy and fresh perspective, we dig deep, finding the courage to challenge every comfortable assumption the system has been built upon. Around here we may do the work of accountants, but we think like startup entrepreneurs, social do-gooders and community leaders.
It all begins with our ENVISION Internship program - an experience designed to give students the opportunity to explore potential career paths with Elliott Davis, while obtaining valuable work experience in the public accounting and financial services fields. You’ll also gain unique experiences through professional development seminars and an ongoing community service project sponsored by our Elliott Davis Cares team.
Our interns will be exposed to a variety of accounting areas, and gain hands-on experience through both assigned responsibilities and a collaborative capstone project. Assignments and projects will span the fields of auditing, consulting and advisory, compilations and review, tax services, and more. Through these opportunities, our interns make significant contributions to the firm, and receive unmatched preparation for their careers.
Listed below are just some of the responsibilities and expectations for a Tax ENVISION Intern:
Research and consult on various tax projects/matters
Learns to apply Information Technology tools
Gain understanding of tax software through firsthand practical experience
Receives exposure to the preparation of business correspondence and meeting scheduling
Receives direct experience working with clients
Learns to apply exemplary work habits and maintain confidentiality at all times
Builds sense of teamwork by becoming part of client service team
Hones communication skills and keeps manager informed of work assignments’ status
Develops strong time and work management skills
Gains a deep understanding of the firm and its capabilities/services
Fosters environment of collaboration
Learns about and develops a growth mindset and approach to work
Understands and develops strengths utilizing the StrengthsFinder assessment
Cultivates a sense of importance around engaging in community service and leadership
Listed below are the requirements for ENVISION Interns:
Must be enrolled in an accounting program (or related major)
Must be at least a rising senior by the time the internship commences
Must have a GPA of 3.25 or greater
Must be legally eligible to work in the US without sponsorship