Who We Are
ThriftBooks is the worldwide leader in online used book sales. Combing through millions of pounds of books a year, we return treasures to the hands of readers. Our success is built on constant innovation by people who strive for excellence. Working at ThriftBooks is much more than just a job. It's a passion.
ThriftBooks is looking for a part-time intern to join their team who has experience in accounting. Experience gained in the classroom and through personal application will be acceptable. This internship will provide an opportunity for the selected candidate to work on a small team, allowing you to gain real work experience and build your resume. Responsibilities include, assisting with closing monthly financial statements, analyzing operating results, preparing account analyses, bank reconciliations & other general accounting duties.
Currently enrolled in a bachelor’s program (Junior or Senior), majoring in Accounting
Basic accounting knowledge, such as understanding debits, credits, journal entries and adjusting entries
Ability to organize and self-direct to get things done
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Eagerness to learn new skills
Based in Seattle, WA, ThriftBooks is the largest online seller of used books in the world, having sold more than 100 million books since its inception. Founded in 2003 and backed by KCB Management, ThriftBooks employs more than 750 people and operates 9 fulfillment centers in the US that purchase, grade, and distribute used and collectible books. ThriftBooks relies on proprietary software to identify and list books, as well as a sophisticated pricing model that dynamically prices books across a variety of online platforms, including ThriftBooks.com, Amazon.com, eBay, and others.