Experience:
No experience
Employment Type:
Intern/Co-op
Posted:
3/15/2019
Job Category:
Accounting
Intern - Accounting Operations Specialist
(This job is no longer available)
Acxiom | Conway, AR
loading
loading
School
Major
Grad Date
 
 

Not sure what types of jobs you are interested in?


Explore Jobs
Based on Your Education

Follow This Company
Share

Job Description

As an Intern - Accounting Operations Specialist, you will be part of the Finance Shared Services Corporate Finance team responsible for general accounting and company reporting. You will participate in day to day team activities including running and analyzing fixed asset and SOX reports, compiling and organizing audit working papers, general month-end close support. You will also partner with IPG Corporate in supporting a portion of their reporting requirements.

Are you driven, passionate, and seeking a challenging opportunity with a phenomenal company? Undergraduate Juniors or Seniors with an anticipated graduation date no sooner than December 2019 are encouraged to apply. Higher level (Senior) undergraduate students who are nearing graduation and who plan to immediately continue on to Graduate school are also encouraged to apply. Students will be exposed to SOX, Audit prep, Fixed Asset, and general accounting at one of the world's leading marketing technology companies.

For this role, we are seeking students who can begin an internship immediately and who are interested in interning with us until graduation. Please note this is a potential long-term internship (1+ year dedication). This Internship will require a minimum 20 hour/week commitment, between the hours of 8am-5pm, Monday-Friday.

What you will do:

* Assist Fixed Asset team with recurring FA set-up and reporting requirements
* Maintain complete and accurate schedules and/or recons
* Assist with adhoc research, reporting and projects
* Work collaboratively with G/L and Fixed Asset members to meet deadlines
* Maintain process documentation
* Provide continuous improvement to standardize and streamline processes
* Embrace and exhibit our values
* Compile required monthly SOX reporting

What you will need:

* Currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Accounting with a minimum 3.25 GPA
* Billing experience
* Typing proficiency
* Excellent written/oral communication and interpersonal skills
* Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet required timetables
* Proficiency in key tools (primarily Excel and Word)
* Ability to embrace change and work to achieve goals
* Flexibility to work on different opportunities as necessary
* Ability to learn and adapt to new software, i.e. Workday

What will set you apart:

* Minimum 3.5 GPA
* Advanced Excel skills
* Previous accounting and/or fixed asset experience
* 1+ years billing experience

Who are we seeking?

* Top Talent & High Performers: We hire the brightest in the industry.
* Innovative Collaborators: We drive operational improvements to promote efficiency and enhance performance.
* Future Leaders: We develop our people and promote from within.
* Game Changers: We empower people to challenge the status quo and explore new possibilities.
* Emotional Intelligence: We cultivate greatness both within ourselves and with others.
* Enthusiastic Employees: We look for initiative to conquer complex challenges.

We believe in creating an awesome workplace where associates feel engaged and want to come to work every single day. It's important to Acxiom that we invest in our culture and promote a healthy work-life balance, even when our associates are at work.

As a part of Acxiom, you will join a fast-moving, dynamic, "get stuff done" culture where we prioritize progress over perfection and empower our people to do their jobs. You will always do what's right, legally and morally for our customers. At Acxiom, we believe in exceptionalism. We don't aspire to be mediocre, good, nor even great - we intend to be the absolute best in everything we do.

#GD17

Primary Location City/State:

Conway, Arkansas

Additional Locations (if applicable):

Acxiom is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer (AA/EOE/W/M/Vet/Disabled) and does not discriminate in recruiting, hiring, training, promotion or other employment of associates or the awarding of subcontracts because of a person's race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, protected veteran, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetics or other protected status.