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10/3/2019
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Summer 2020 Accounting Intern
Managed Business Solutions | Juneau, Alaska
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Job Description

Overview

Come apply your accounting education at Sealaska for the summer! Working with our teams, you will gain experience in the various functions of an accounting department including accounts payable, fixed assets, cash reconciliations, investments, and tax accounting. This immersive experience is designed to give you hands-on practice applying your education to the real world. Corporate accounting is a very diverse field and the purpose of this internship is to provide you with multiple opportunities in the field of accounting so that you can see what sparks your interest. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to complete a special project of your choice during your internship that involves making a recommendation to the accounting team on how to reengineer a current process. This is an opportunity to use everything you have learned in school and in practice over the summer to improve an existing accounting practice.

This internship will be located at Sealaska Corporation headquarters in Juneau, AK.

Responsibilities

* Perform cash reconciliations
* Work with the accounts payable team to process purchase orders, invoices, and post journal entries
* Support the corporate tax accounting team
* Prepare fixed asset and depreciation schedules
* Present a recommendation to the team on how to improve a current accounting process

Qualifications

* Completed one or more intermediate level accounting course
* Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel)
* Sealaska shareholder, descendant of a shareholder, or spouse of a shareholder
* At least 18 years of age by start date
* At least a 2.5 GPA
* Must be currently enrolled in college or a vocational-technical school or a recent graduate (1-2 years) and have completed one year of school by the start date
* Legally authorized to work in the United States

Preferred Qualifications:

* Major or minor in Accounting
* Junior/Senior class standing
* Strong critical thinking and research skills
* Strong written and verbal communication skills
* Able to both collaborate with a team and work independently
* Self-starter with ability to adapt to a fast-paced work environment
* Ability to travel, as needed

Additional Requirements:

* You may be asked to provide proof of your status as a Sealaska shareholder, shareholder descendant, or shareholder spouse
* You must successfully complete a background check prior to onboarding at Sealaska

Applicants must be a current Sealaska shareholder or a Sealaska shareholder descendent.

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About Managed Business Solutions

Managed Business Solutions (MBS) is a premier provider of information technology based business solutions for mid-sized and large companies looking to increase productivity and reduce costs. MBS' size and skill sets enable us to be more responsive to clients needs than other IT providers, while our proven methodology of delivering services and cost savings has enabled us to maintain one of the highest customer retention rates in the industry. MBS has a further advantage among IT outsourcing companies in that we are an Alaska Native owned company which enables our customers to meet their 8(a)/SDB and supplier diversity goals. Managed Business Solutions (MBS) strategy is to grow on a global basis by forming strategic alliances with prime contractors as their preferred supplier while maintaining and expanding existing business. It is through superior performance by our professional employees that we intend to cultivate a satisfied customer base that promotes the benefits of employing a professional IT organization. Founded in 1993, MBS currently delivers IT solutions in North America, Latin America, Africa, Asia Pacific and Europe.

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