Accounting Intern Job Descriptions

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Accounting Intern Job Description Template

Job Title: Accounting Intern

Job Type: Internship

Job Location: [Insert location]

Job Summary:

The Accounting Intern will assist the accounting department with various tasks, including but not limited to, accounts payable and receivable, bank reconciliations, financial statement preparation, and general ledger maintenance. The intern will gain hands-on experience in a fast-paced accounting environment and will have the opportunity to work with a team of experienced professionals.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist with accounts payable and receivable processes
  • Perform bank reconciliations
  • Assist with financial statement preparation
  • Maintain general ledger accounts
  • Assist with month-end and year-end close processes
  • Perform other accounting duties as assigned

Job Requirements:

  • Currently pursuing a degree in accounting or related field
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Job Duration:

This is a [Insert duration] internship position.

Job Compensation:

The Accounting Intern will receive [Insert compensation] per hour.

How to Apply:

Please submit your resume and cover letter to [Insert contact information].

Frequently Asked Questions about hiring a Accounting Intern

What is the best way to find and hire a Accounting Intern near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Accounting Intern applicants. Employers posting their Accounting Intern job on Indeed get about 12 applications from that board on average.
Which job boards should I post on to find Accounting Intern applicants?
You should post to multiple job boards at once. The most successful job postings for a Accounting Intern are on Indeed – but on average, employers post to 9 boards at the same time, using tools like Workstream. Publishing to multiple job boards at once helps you get your first applicant in 21 hours on average, which is shorter than the national average for Accounting Intern positions.
What's the best way to communicate with applicants looking for a Accounting Intern role?
SMS has 83% open rates which is higher than phone call or Email. Text to hire today!
Is it OK to text Accounting Intern job applicants?
Hourly paid workers, such as Accounting Interns are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 102% better than email at getting an applicant's response. Have a look at Workstream, which automates the process of texting and uses a phone number specifically assigned to your job post so you don’t have to use your personal phone.
Can I use a different phone number to engage Accounting Intern applicants via text message?
Yes, tools such as Workstream provide custom phone numbers that allow employers to engage with applicants through their tool without having to use a personal or business cell phone.

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