- High School Diploma or GED
Vacancy No VN700
Education Level High School or equivalent
Experience Level Less than 1 year
Employment Type Intern
Duration 3 months
Applications Close Date
Department Name Assurance Services
Work Location Chicago
Job Posting Responsibilities
Marcum LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Marcum LLP does not discriminate on the basis of race, ancestry, national origin, color, religion, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, or any other protected classification under the law.
Job Posting Description
Marcum LLP is among the top 20 largest independent public accounting and advisory services firms in the nation, with offices in major business markets throughout the U.S., as well as Grand Cayman, China and Ireland. Headquartered in New York City, Marcum provides a full spectrum of traditional tax, accounting and assurance services; advisory, valuation and litigation support; and an extensive range of specialty and niche industry practices. The Firm serves both privately held and publicly traded companies, as well as high net worth individuals, private equity funds and hedge funds, with a focus on middle-market companies and closely held family businesses.
As an Intern, you will become involved with all aspects of the audit practice and will gain solid, hands-on experience. You will receive guidance and on-the-job training from the audit staff to assist with the detailed verification procedures necessary to perform examinations of clients’ financial statements. Much if your assigned client work will involve working on compilations. Additional projects may include math checks, cash basis conversions, research, footing financials, etc.
The position requires strong quantitative, analytical and technology capabilities. You must exhibit initiative and a strong desire to learn. An intermediate level of Excel knowledge is expected. At a minimum, applicants are required to have at least an accounting major GPA of 3.0 as an upper classman and demonstrated leadership capabilities. A desire for a career in a mid-tier public accounting firm is required, as well as focus on achieving your CPA license in the future. Applicants available for full-time work (including 1 weekend day) are preferred. Ability to go to client sites is also required.
The goal of the internship is to provide you a clear understanding of all areas of the assurance department. Your internship will accelerate your career development post-graduation and enhance your career success.
Interns are allowed and encouraged to attend any subject matter training being offered during their internship. Marcum LLP offers 150+ courses per year, in house, which can supplement your studies.