Outsourced Accounting Internship- Spring 2023

Job Locations US-MO-Clayton
Job ID
2021-4359
Category
Entry-Level/Internships
Remote
No

At Wipfli, people count

 

Our people are core to everything we do — the catalyst behind our ability to create exceptional impact and extraordinary results.

We believe in flexibility. We focus on relationships. We encourage each individual to follow their own path. And we seek feedback openly, from all.

 

People matter here and they feel it.

 

And we value curiosity.  Curious is more than a personality trait. It’s a way of thinking. Of learning. Of working.

There’s purpose in this wonder. It makes us better. It makes us Wipfli.

 

If you want to be in an environment where you can make a difference — and make a professional home — Wipfli is the place for you.

 

Check out our Glassdoor Reviews to hear what people are saying about employment at Wipfli! 

 

*Mueller Prost is now a part of Wipfli!

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with payroll and accounting client projects
  • Enter, process, and reconcile client transactions on a regular and timely basis
  • Prepare reports as appropriate in accordance with firm and professional standards as directed by engagement leaders
  • Respond to client and firm associate requests in a timely, accurate, positive and professional manner
  • Communicate proactively with other firm associates regarding open items, problems, or other important matters in a timely manner
  • Adhere to prescribed policies, time budgets and deadlines
  • Prepare correspondence related to client engagements under supervision as appropriate
  • Assist the team in special projects as appropriate

What You will Gain:

  • Experience the Wipfli Way first hand while working side by side with professionals from all levels of the firm
  • Develop experience and skills to become a trusted business advisor for clients and associates
  • Gain hands-on experience in accounting work, and related software applications
  • Work as an individual contributor and as part of a team to support client engagements
  • Gain exposure to a variety of clients and industries ranging from small businesses to large corporations
  • Develop administrative, professional, and interpersonal skills to the extent of being able to organize, analyze, and communicate with others in a productive and efficient manner
  • This is a paid internship and can be used for school credit if applicable

Qualifications:

 

  • Pursuing an Associate’s degree or Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Above average competency in accounting as demonstrated by college GPA; Minimum 3.2 GPA
  • Preferred coursework in accounting
  • Ability to think independently and make good decisions based on education and experience
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills to effectively communicate with clients and staff
  • Ability to prioritize work, follow through on requests, take initiative and meet deadlines
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis upon hire. Wipfli will not consider candidates for this position who require sponsorship for employment visa status now or in the future (e.g., H-1B status)

Kristin Kallies, from our recruiting team, will be guiding you through this process. Visit her LinkedIn page to connect! 

 

Wipfli is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All candidates will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identify, citizenship status, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by federal, state, or local laws. #LI-kk1

 

 

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