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Russell Investments | Seattle, WA
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Job Description

Business Unit:

Office of the CFO

Job Description:

The corporate finance intern will apply knowledge acquired in the classroom to support the accounting department and gain skills and experience that is necessary to prepare them for a successful career in accounting. This internship is a three-month minimum commitment located in our Seattle, WA office. This internship will start in October 2019.

The responsibilities of the individual in this position include:

* Assist with client billing requirements
* Prepare general journal entries and reconciliations
* Cash account research
* Assist with auditor requests
* Perform ad-hoc assignments and projects as requested
* Perform client, vendor, and financial account analysis

The successful candidate will have extensive demonstrable skills and experiences including the following:

* Accounting major who is currently enrolled in school and pursuing an accounting degree.
* Must be dependable and able to work approximately 20 hours per week during the school year.
* Adaptable to ongoing change, including shifting priorities and accepting assignments from a variety of people.
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills
* Detail oriented with an eye for quality.
* Analytical, organized and a quick learner.
* Proactive in seeking clarification regarding deliverables and timeframes.
* Willing to ask for help when needed.
* Eager to offer to help others when appropriate.
* Possess a technical aptitude and have intermediate/advanced Excel skills.

About Russell Investments

Russell Investment Group, a global leader in multi-manager investment services, provides investment products and services in more than 35 countries. Russell manages more than $131 billion in assets and advises clients worldwide representing more than $2.3 trillion. Founded in 1936, Russell is a subsidiary of Northwestern Mutual and is headquartered in Tacoma, Wash., with additional offices in New York, Toronto, London, Paris, Singapore, Sydney, Auckland and Tokyo. Russell Investment Group is a registered trade name of Frank Russell Company, a Washington, USA corporation, which operates through subsidiaries worldwide. Frank Russell Company is a subsidiary of The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company.