Accounting & Finance Intern


Calling accounting or finance students! Want a valued internship experience working in the accounting and finance department at Ameritas? If so, this opportunity is meant for you.

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 & Finance (A&F) Intern role supports various areas of the Accounting & Finance Department at Ameritas including investment accounting, financial reporting, financial analysis and operations teams. The A&F intern responsibilities include creating accounting journal entries, monthly reconciliations, participation in special projects, reporting, developing, and analyzing financial information and compiling presentations. This role has exposure to day-to-day accounting and finance responsibilities and project work to move the business forward. The ideal candidate is on a Finance and/or Accounting track.

What you do:

* Create monthly and quarterly accounting entries for routine transactions
* Prepare and analyze monthly and quarterly reconciliations
* Enhance quarterly financial analysis through detailed analysis of product line financial results and key metrics, and trends.
* Prepare information for and attend management meetings to review results.
* Utilize the financial database to for reporting and analysis
* Assist in the creation of presentations for management.
* Assist in the development of capital management analysis, calculation and materials.
* Ad hoc requests.
* Assist in special projects.

What you bring:

* Working towards a 4-year degree in Accounting or Finance 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 all levels of management within the organization
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Keen analytical skills and proven ability to develop effective financial analysis
* Extremely strong PC and Excel skills

Position is a year-round internship and will begin in Dec 2022.

Able to work between 15-30 hours per week.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job ID: 8941

Posted 18 days ago

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