Accounting Intern

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Boston Technologies
280 Summer Street 9th floor
Boston, MA
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: Part-time, Unpaid

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ACCOUNTING INTERN:
Boston Technologies is an innovative leading provider of software, solutions, services and trading platforms to institutional and retail brokerage firms in the foreign exchange, CFD (contracts for difference), commodities, futures and options marketplace. The company was voted Boston Technologies #1 Fastest Growing Firm in Boston for 2012 by the Boston Business Journal. We are located in T-accessible downtown Boston.

SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES
In this entry-level professional accounting role, the Accounting Intern will be responsible for maintaining an up to date Accounts Payable, assist with record keeping, and provide financial reports of various levels. The ideal candidate will be very familiar with accounting databases, be technologically friendly, and must have a solid understanding of accounting principles. Any experience with foreign exchange markets a plus.

TIME FRAME:
The start date of the internship is immediate. Think you are the right fit? Please, apply and start working in a few days. The internship runs until August 31, 2013 – or as agreed.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Process and record vendor bills
• Assist with updating accounting database records as needed
• Create financial reports on a case by case basis from a database
• Update multiple online documents on a monthly basis
• Assist in yearly audit preparation and archiving financial records
• Other duties and/or special projects as requested

REQUIRED EDUCATION, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
• Junior or senior level student working toward an Accounting, Finance, or other relevant degree
• Excellent PC experience, particularly with Excel and database applications
• Accounts payable and general accounting experience in a high-volume environment preferred
• Demonstrated desire and aptitude to quickly learn new information
• Required technical knowledge: GoogleDocs, QuickBooks, Excel. Preferred, but not required: NetSuite, SalesForce
• Focused; able to prioritize and perform multiple assignments concurrently
• Willingness to contribute to an upbeat, fast-paced accounting team
• Highly organized, accurate, efficient, detail-oriented and self-motivated
• Must be able to work in the US for any employer indefinitely without sponsorship

To apply please submit a resume and a cover letter or a personal statement. Compensation may be available for this internship and there is the possibility it could evolve into a full-time position if desired.

Responsibilities

You will have varied duties and learn a great deal about the entire Accounting operation. Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable and much more.

Requirements

• Junior or senior level student working toward an Accounting, Finance, or other relevant degree
• Excellent PC experience, particularly with Excel and database applications
• Accounts payable and general accounting experience in a high-volume environment preferred
• Demonstrated desire and aptitude to quickly learn new information
• Required technical knowledge: GoogleDocs, QuickBooks, Excel. Preferred, but not required: NetSuite, SalesForce
• Focused; able to prioritize and perform multiple assignments concurrently
• Willingness to contribute to an upbeat, fast-paced accounting team
• Highly organized, accurate, efficient, detail-oriented and self-motivated
• Must be able to work in the US for any employer indefinitely without sponsorship

How To Apply

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