Summer Accounting Intern

Full-Time, Part-Time

Falls Church VA

competitive

30-40 hours per week

Posted February 20, 2024

Description

We are looking for summer interns to join our organization! 

We are seeking motivated and detail-oriented individuals to join our team as Summer Interns. Attention to detail, organizational skills and excellent communication are necessary qualifications for this position, as well as relevant coursework in the field of accounting and business. This internship provides a fantastic opportunity to gain hands-on experience in various accounting functions, learn from experienced professionals, and gain real-world experience in accounting.

What we're looking for

  • Assist with accounts payable and receivable processes, including data entry, invoice processing, and payment preparation.
  • Participate in month-end closing tasks, such as bank reconciliations and journal entries.
  • Analyze financial data and prepare reports.
  • Assist with special projects as assigned, such as researching accounting topics, learning new accounting software, and helping with tax returns and audits.
  • Maintain a professional and positive attitude while working independently and collaboratively within the team.

What we Offer

Bay Business Group is a successful and people-focused Falls Church, VA accounting firm. We specialize in serving small businesses and non-profit organizations in the Mid-Atlantic region. We are committed to maintaining a culture of respect, collaboration and flexibility while also providing excellent client service.

Please submit your resume and cover letter to [email protected]. In your cover letter, please tell us why you are interested in this internship and what you hope to gain from the experience.

Location: Falls Church VA

Start Date: June 3, 2024

End Date: August 16, 2024

qualifications

  • Currently enrolled in an accounting program at an accredited college or university.
  • Strong academic performance with extracurricular activities; minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Strong understanding of accounting principles and practices, including debits and credits, journal entries, and financial statements.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, including Excel and Word.
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple tasks.

Benefits

  • Competitive hourly wage.
  • Valuable hands-on experience in a professional accounting environment.
  • Opportunity to learn from experienced accountants and gain mentorship.
  • Networking opportunities with professionals in the accounting field.
  • Potential for full-time employment upon successful completion of a degree.

Bay Business Group values our employees and works to create a flexible hybrid schedule that works for each person. We want you to have success and happiness in your professional life and balance in your personal life.

At Bay Business Group, we are committed to hiring diverse talent. We do not discriminate based on race, gender identity, age, religion, sexual orientation, veteran or disability status, or any other protected class. As an equal-opportunity employer, we encourage and welcome people of all backgrounds to apply.