Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Business Student - Masters Intern - Finance/Accounting (Summer 2021) in RICHLAND, Washington
Organization and Job ID
Job ID: 311189
Directorate: Business Systems
Division: Financial Planning & Business Services
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory is seeking summer interns with a background in accounting, finance, or general business. The internship will consist of one or more rotational assignments within PNNL’s Business Services Directorate (BSD), including BSD’s Financial Operations department, Business Development & Analysis department, Contracts department and/or Business Offices. Successful candidates will assist staff in a variety of areas, including:
Finance/Accounting Rotation – under supervision of a Finance Manager or designee:
Cash and/or general ledger reconciliations and problem analysis/resolution
Varied functions including troubleshooting one-of-a-kind problems, administration, research, and financial or data analysis
Assistance in tracking costs, budgets, and program funds by reviewing key data sources and interacting with staff on a regular basis
Development, coordination and presentation of financial forecasts and budgets
Supporting day-to-day operations in accounting and budgeting
Preparation of financial reports for internal and external customers
Identifying process improvements that enable more effective and efficient business operations
Candidates must be matriculated/enrolled in a Master's program in the business field at an accredited college or university. Minimum GPA of 3.0 is required.
Proficient computer skills with competency in spreadsheet and database programs, preferably Excel and Access, as well as Word and PowerPoint.
Good oral and written communication skills.
Proactive, positive, and outgoing attitude.
Preference will be given to candidates pursuing a Masters degree in finance or accounting.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Battelle Memorial Institute (BMI) at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and supports diversity in the workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital or family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. All BMI staff must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States. BMI is an E-Verify employer. Learn more at jobs.pnnl.gov.
Please be aware that the Department of Energy (DOE) prohibits DOE employees and contractors from participation in certain foreign government talent recruitment programs. If you are offered a position at PNNL and are currently a participant in a foreign government talent recruitment program you will be required to disclose this information before your first day of employment.
Directorate: Business Services
Job Category: Master's and PhD Level Internships
Group: Financial Planning & Bus Srvc
Opening Date: 2020-09-14
Closing Date: 2020-11-30