Accounting Intern

POSTED: April 1, 2021
BUSINESS: Purdue Research Foundation
POSITION TYPE: Non-exempt/Part-time internship
START DATE: Immediate Availability

Essential Functions:

  • Create and or enter journal entries into accounting system for various activities.
  • Process Accounts Payable invoices.
  • Process daily cash receipts for cash/checks received for Purdue Research Foundation and other entities.
  • Create and or enter journal entries into accounting system for various activities.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Accounting
    • Assist with annual reconciliation and adjustment processes prior to year-end close.
    • Perform monthly and quarterly reconciliations of assigned GL accounts.
  • Accounts Payable
  • Code and enter invoices, scan, and attach appropriate documentation.
  • Process Purdue Discretionary Accounts payable requests adhering to the Discretionary guidelines.
  • Assist with projects for our not-for-profit and for-profit entities.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Description of Experience:

  • Junior or above pursuing a degree in accounting or financial studies.

Approximately 10-15 hours per week

Hourly Pay: $14/hour

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Purdue Research Foundation student and internship employment opportunities currently do not meet US immigration standards for students on F-1 student visas to pursue curricular practical training (CPT).

A criminal conviction check and negative controlled substance test are required for employment in this position. 

Purdue Research Foundation is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. PRF views, evaluates, and treats all persons in all Foundation-related activities solely as individuals on the basis of their own personal abilities, qualifications, and other relevant characteristics.  All qualified applicants for employment will receive consideration without regard to race, religion, color, gender, national origin or ancestry, genetic information, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or status as a protected veteran.


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