Accounting Internship

Liftable Media - Anthem, AZ3.0

Full-time
Description:
The core function of this paid internship is to gain experience in accounting and support the Accounting Department. This is a 40 hr/week, 12-week internship opportunity. We are a 7-day a week operation and you may be required to work weekends.

Responsibilities:
Provide management with financial information by researching and analyzing accounts and preparing financial statements
Ensure accurate and appropriate recording and analysis of revenues and expenses
Resolve accounting discrepancies and irregularities
Analyze financial information to recommend or develop efficient use of resources and procedures
Provide strategic recommendations and maintain solutions to business and financial problems
Explain billing invoices and accounting policies to staff, vendors, and clients
Analyze information by developing spreadsheet reports and verifying information
Prepare journal entries and maintain records and files
Prepare payments, accrued expenses, and reconcile accounts
Aggregate third-party data into financial statements
Develop and implement accounting procedures by analyzing current procedures and recommending changes
Classify expenses such as utilities, credit card purchases, vendors, etc.
Answer accounting and financial questions by researching and interpreting data
Work on special projects related to financial and accounting matters
Process credit cards
Make bank deposits

Requirements/Qualifications:
Classes in finance and accounting
Exceptional written communication skills
Team player with excellent interpersonal/ collaboration skills
Knowledge of GAAP accounting a plus
Knowledge of QuickBooks software a plus
Must be detail-oriented
Must be highly skilled in dealing with financial and numeric data
Must have excellent written and verbal skills and be able to effectively communicate recommendations or ideas
Must have strong analytical and problem-solving skills

If pursuing a Bachelor's degree:
Junior or Senior standing
3.0 GPA or higher

Company Perks:
We value company culture and hold it to a high standard. For this reason, we try to make work a fun, relaxed, and highly productive environment. Therefore, we offer the following benefits:

Brand new 30,000 sq. ft. building with an employee lounge, gym, game room, and library
Casual work environment
Walking distance to Anthem businesses and restaurants
Monthly catered lunch for the office

The Company:
The story and values and mission of Liftable Media may be found on our about page (https://liftablemedia.com/about/). You can read about some of our past interns experiences on our blog (https://liftablemedia.com/2018/08/10/meet-the-summer-2018-interns/).