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Accounting Intern
Providence | Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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Job Description

Providence, a multidiscipline engineering and environmental consulting firm with corporate headquarters in Baton Rouge and offices in Houston, and Houma, seeks an entry-level Accounting Intern for its Baton Rouge, Louisiana office. This part-time position (15-20 hours/week) will report directly to the Accounting Manager.


Bank statement reconciliations

Assisting with month, quarter, and year-end close activities

Prepare accruals and recurring journal entries for review by Accounting Manager

Participates in the preparation of the annual budget

Assist Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable teams as needed

Scanning documents

Special projects and other duties as delegated by the Accounting Manager


Bachelor's degree or higher in Accounting, minimum GPA 3.0

Understanding of accrual accounting, GAAP, and internal controls

Excellent communication, interpersonal, and computer skills

Detail oriented

Proficiency with Microsoft Office, specifically Word, Excel, and Outlook.

Effective organizational skills including the ability to work independently and consistently achieve deadlines

Must be honest, trustworthy, discreet, and able to maintain strict confidentiality with all financial information


Professionalism - Approaches others in a tactful manner; Reacts well under pressure; Treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position; Accepts responsibility for own actions; Follows through on commitments.

Quality - Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; Applies feedback to improve performance; Monitors own work to ensure quality.

Attendance/Punctuality - Ensures work responsibilities are covered when absent; Follows through on scheduled work times; Always punctual.

Dependability - Commits to extended hours of work when necessary to reach goals; Completes tasks on time or notifies supervisor with an alternate plan.

Initiative - Volunteers readily; Asks for and offers help when needed

About Providence: The name Providence, by definition, means "making provisions for the future". Our name highlights the emphasis we place on the future and the roads that will take us there. We aim to provide for our clients long into the future, and accordingly, we maintain their best interests as our focus. Providence's professionals value the relationships we develop with our clients and we think the results of our passion are evident in every deliverable we produce.

Contact: If you are interested in pursuing a career with Providence please complete our online application at - http://providenceeng.applicantpro.com/jobs/

About Providence

PHC, Inc. (PHC) is a national healthcare company, which, through wholly owned subsidiaries, provides psychiatric services to individuals who have behavioral health disorders, including alcohol and drug dependency and to individuals in the gaming and transportation industries. Its subsidiaries operate substance abuse treatment facilities in Utah and Virginia, four outpatient psychiatric facilities in Michigan, three outpatient psychiatric facilities in Nevada, and three inpatient psychiatric facilities, two in Michigan and one in Nevada. PHC provides management, administrative and help line services through contracts with railroads, a call center contract with Wayne County, Michigan and a smoking cessation contract with a major government contractor. Through another subsidiary, at three sites, it conducts studies on the effects of various pharmaceuticals, including psychiatric pharmaceuticals, on a controlled population through contracts with the manufacturers of these pharmaceuticals. (Source: 10-K)

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