Investment Accounting Intern


Calling accounting students! Want an internship experience working in investment accounting? Check this one out!

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 Investment Accounting Intern will be responsible for creating accounting journals, reporting and special projects to support the Financial Reporting team. Ideal candidate would be on an Accounting track. Course work and interest in IT is also preferred.

This position is a year round internship for a student who can commit to 15-30 hours a week.

Essential Functions:

* Create monthly and quarterly accounting entries for routine transactions
* Prepare and analyze monthly and quarterly reconciliations for reinsurance activity
* Assist in the reporting for special projects
* Assist in the testing and implementation of process changes for greater automation

Required Knowledge and Skills:

* Working towards Accounting degree at a Sophomore or Junior status.
* 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 various levels of management within the organization
* Superior verbal and written communication skills
* Keen analytical skills and proven ability to develop effective financial analysis
* Strong PC skills

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job ID: 5328

Posted 27 days ago

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