SUMMER 2024 Finance & Accounting Intern

April 2, 2024
£1300 / month
Application ends: June 30, 2024
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Job Description

We are looking for a driven Finance & Accounting Intern with a basic understanding of and financial principles and terms who is ready for an immersive, real-world experience that will enhance their experience and career advancement. Under the supervision of our staff, the Accounting Intern can expect to participate in the preparation of journal entries and financial reports, analyse actual financial data, learn more about bookkeeping software, and assist with other accounting activities. You should be a motivated team player who can maintain efficiency and accuracy when multitasking.

Qualifications Required

Actively working towards a Bachelor’s or Masters in Accounting and/or Finance.
Satisfactory completion of introductory accounting courses and a basic understanding of accounting and financial principles.
Understanding of maths, proficiency with computers.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
High level of efficiency, accuracy, and responsibility.
Motivation and a strong desire to take on new challenges and learn as much as possible.

Additional Skills and Qualities required

Shadowing members of the Accounting department as they perform their duties.
Assisting with research, filing, data entry, and recording and maintaining accurate and complete financial records.
Preparing financial reports, such as balance sheets and income statements, invoices, and other documents.
Working with bookkeeping software.
Handling sensitive or confidential information with honesty and integrity.
Learning how to work as part of the Accounting team to compile and analyse data, track information, and support the company or clients.
Taking on additional tasks or projects to learn more about accounting and office operations.

Benefits

Helps you to gain practical experience in a role.

Access to your chosen industry.

Learn if the job is right for you.

Make contacts in the industry.

Learn from industry professionals.

Lets you make use of your skills.

Provides relevant skills.

Could lead to a permanent job.