Accounting Intern


Lincoln, NE Technology
At Ameritas, fulfilling life is what we do daily. We continuously strive to help our customers and employees enjoy life at its very best by reducing uncertainty, helping grow assets and protecting what is most cherished. We're here to help people put worry behind and the future ahead and help enable a life that's rich in family, happiness, health and financial security. When lives are fulfilled, our mission is fulfilled.

The Accounting Intern will be responsible for special projects and will be assisting in expense budgeting and analysis for one of our business areas. This position is a year round internship working about 20 hours a week during the school year and ideally 30-40 during the summer.

Essential Functions:

* Create monthly and quarterly accounting entries for routine transactions
* Prepare and analyze reconciliations for sales conferences and other programs in the Individual Division
* Analyze actual expense compared to budget assumptions
* Prepare annual budget templates for the Individual Division
* Assist in the reporting for special projects

Required Knowledge and Skills:

* Working towards 4 year degree in Accounting at a Sophmore or Junior status.
* Knowledge of debits and credits helpful
* Consistently demonstrates initiative and a professional, self-directed approach to responsibilities and an ability to meet deadlines.
* Accepts additional projects and responsibilities as assigned. Demonstrates the ability to deal with pressure to meet deadlines, to be accurate, and to handle constantly changing situations.
* Proven ability to work well and proactively communicate with all levels of management within the organization
* Keen analytical skills and proven ability to develop effective financial analysis

We are Ameritas: proud to say we're in the business of fulfilling life.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job ID: 4583

Posted 18 days ago

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