Accounting Intern

Koppers Inc. - Pittsburgh, PA (30+ days ago)3.2


The job of Accounting Intern was established for the purposes of providing support to various corporate accounting personnel with specific responsibility for the processing, recording, updating and reconciling financial information in compliance with established policies; and providing recommendations and/or accounting support to other personnel.

Assist various corporate accounting personnel for the purpose of providing supporting documentation and/or information on internal process that is required for operation, including:

Prepare journal entries
Complete general ledger operations
Monthly closings and preparation of monthly financial statements
Reconcile and maintain balance sheet accounts
Draw up monthly financial reports
Prepare analysis of accounts as requested
Assist with SEC reporting
Administer accounts receivable and accounts payable
Assist in preparing budgets and forecasts
Assist with payroll administration
Account/bank reconciliations
Assist with preparation and coordination of the audit process
Assist with implementing and maintaining internal financial controls and procedures
Qualifications

Education/Experience:
Progression towards Bachelor's degree with a major or concentration in accounting
Knowledge of accounting principles and practices
Knowledge of finance principles
Knowledge of financial reporting
Basic computer skills

Skills:
Attention to detail and accuracy
Planning and organizing
Scheduling and monitoring
Communication skills
Problem analysis and problem-solving skills
Initiative
Team work
Confidentiality
Koppers Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran