Accounting

2020 Spring - Financial Reporting Intern

Workiva is searching for talented Financial Reporting Interns to join our growing team. This is an exciting opportunity to get direct hands-on experience in financial reporting while working at a high-energy software company. In this unique opportunity, you’ll work with customers and help deliver high-quality SEC Filings. The right candidate will be a junior, senior or graduate student pursuing a degree in Accounting. 


What You'll Do:

  • Work with Professional Services Managers and customers to improve the quality of their SEC Filings 
  • We understand most people are not familiar with XBRL so we train you
    • As part of our training, you will learn how to model, map, tag and review Extensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL)
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Review financial statements to gain an understanding of the accounting policies to map, model, and tag customer statements for XBRL
  • Gain knowledge of taxonomies, SEC regulations, and US GAAP and IFRS changes
  • Interns holding this position may also have the opportunity to test new features and work with teams on special projects.
  • Participate in cross departmental and professional development activities throughout the internship program

What You'll Need:

  • Field of Study: Accounting, pursuing Bachelor's or Masters
  • Must be technically savvy and demonstrate a high level of competency using spreadsheets, word processing, and presentation software
  • Strong communication and leadership skills demonstrated through leadership positions in community, school, or other programs
  • Professional, outgoing, energetic personality with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and take initiative
  • Attention to detail and follow-through are required
  • Must be available to work 15-20 hours per work during the semester, full-time during breaks
Individuals seeking employment are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or disability.
Team 
Professional Services
Job Type 
Intern
Locations 
Scottsdale, Arizona
Ames, Iowa
Chicago, Illinois
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