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Accounting Intern

National Indemnity Company Omaha, NE
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Job Description

Company:

NICO National Indemnity Company


As a member of the Berkshire Hathaway group of insurance companies, we offer outstanding opportunities for professionals interested in working with a successful company. We offer unparalleled financial strength, stability and "large company" benefits, in addition to an exciting, friendly, "small company" atmosphere.

*Candidates must be local and able to work in Omaha for at least 2 semesters while taking on a full-time course load.*

This internship will give the qualified candidate an opportunity to obtain valuable experience. Duties involve collaborating with others as well as working independently and include the following:

  • Completes monthly U.S. and international bank account reconciliations and other selected general ledger account reconciliations as needed.
  • Assists with various general account reconciliations, journal entries and schedules as needed.
  • Assists with the preparation of various schedules needed for the annual audited financial statements and notes for one or two assigned companies.
  • May assist with with gathering information, updating files and other miscellaneous tasks related to the company's conversion to a new general ledger system.
  • Update workflow documentation as needed.
  • Assists with routine audit requests.
  • Assists department personnel with various ad hoc projects.
  • Ad hoc Internet research, occasional spreadsheet preparation, occasional clerical filing, copying, scanning, and data organization.

Qualifications:

  • Prefer Junior or enrolled in or completed Intermediate Accounting I
  • Accounting or Finance major and maintain full-time course load during internship
  • Proficiency with personal computers and software such as Excel and Word
  • Excellent grammar, proofreading, and oral and written communication skills
  • Punctual
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Confident
  • Ability to meet deadlines

Hours:              

Flexible; generally between 7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Approximately 14-20 hours per week depending on the applicant's schedule. More hours available in Summer (up to 40 hours per week)
Starting Fall 2019 through Summer 2019 and hopefully beyond.
 

Salary:           

$14.25 per hour and up depending upon experience.

Location:

1314 Douglas Street (Omaha World-Herald Building)

A comprehensive benefits package is available for regular, full-time employees, including health, vision, dental, life and disability insurance as well as a 401(k) with company match. We also proudly offer 100% upfront tuition reimbursement to regular, full-time employees, to further your education. Our Omaha office boasts a complimentary state-of-the-art, on-site gym, a robust wellness program, low-cost downtown parking, and numerous volunteer and networking opportunities with other emerging professionals.



Job Details

Date Posted November 23, 2019
Date Closes December 23, 2019
Requisition R10166
Located In Omaha, NE
Department Finance NICO Reporting
SOC Category 00-0000.00
Location