Job Title: Accounting and Bookkeeping Intern
Address: 17816 - 105 Ave NW
City: Edmonton
Region: Alberta
Country: Canada
Postal Code: T5S 2H5
Industry: NOC 12200 – Accounting technicians and bookkeepers
Employment Type: INTERN

Accounting and Bookkeeping Intern

Job Type

Internship (Full-time, Part-time, Flexible Time)

About Us

Join 100+ Accounting Inc. (https://www.100accounting.ca), a dynamic and growing firm committed to providing comprehensive financial services. We seek motivated and detail-oriented Accounting and Bookkeeping Interns to join our team. This internship offers a valuable opportunity to gain practical experience and exposure in accounting and bookkeeping.

Internship positions are available only to students whose educational institutions have referred them to 100+ Accounting Inc. An official recommendation letter from the educational institution is required.

The successful candidate will have a high level of care, demonstrated through careful attention to detail and a great sense of urgency to professionally get things done correctly and quickly, right the first time. The successful candidate shall be dedicated to the excellence of the work they will be doing and is always punctual and ready to do the required tasks. The successful candidate will possess "Effective Listening Skills" and be eager to understand the other parties during communications.

Personal Attributes

The incumbents must maintain strict confidentiality in performing their duties. The incumbents must also demonstrate the following personal attributes:

  • be a good leader, at the same time and more importantly, be a good follower and listener
  • be honest and trustworthy
  • be respectful
  • possess cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • be flexible
  • demonstrate sound work ethics, professionalism, and integrity
  • always communicate with etiquette and conduct themselves professionally
  • quick learner with the ability to develop skills on their own
  • be courteous
  • organized

Position Overview

As an Accounting and Bookkeeping Intern, you will work closely with our experienced professionals, assisting in various accounting and bookkeeping tasks. This internship will provide you with hands-on experience and exposure to real-world accounting practices.

Responsibilities

  • Assist in day-to-day bookkeeping tasks, including data entry and reconciliation
  • Support the preparation of financial statements and reports
  • Aid in accounts payable and receivable processes
  • Collaborate with team members on special projects
  • Gain exposure to accounting software and tools
  • Contribute to maintaining accurate financial records

Qualifications

  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's program in Accounting, Finance, or a related field
  • Completed multiple courses related to bookkeeping and accounting, including familiarity with accounting software
  • Basic understanding of accounting principles
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel, and accounting software, especially QuickBooks

Skills

  • Eagerness to learn and adapt to new tasks
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively
  • At least basic knowledge of accounting software (e.g., QuickBooks) is required

Education

  • High School Diploma is a requirement
  • Higher education is considered an asset 

Application Deadline

We have ongoing opportunities for this position from time to time. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews. This is an internship opportunity, and the position may be paid or unpaid based on the company's policies. This position is conditional to you being a current student, and an internship is a mandatory part of your education. 100+ Accounting Inc. is an equal-opportunity employer. We encourage students to apply and embark on a rewarding journey in accounting.

How to Apply 

Directly apply through our online application form. We do not use third-party agents. In the first three sentences of your cover letter, please list your three top qualities (only 3) that make you the perfect candidate for this position. There are no limitations on the number of pages for your resume. However, your resume will be judged based on the principles of effective writing. Please use "Accounting and Bookkeeping Intern Application - [Your Name]" as the filename for your resume.

If you are a motivated student seeking practical experience in accounting and bookkeeping, please directly upload your resume, cover letter, and relevant academic transcripts through our Online Career Application Form (https://www.100accounting.ca/careers/apply-here).