DeVry Education Group Intern - Accounting Services - Summer 2018 in Chicago, Illinois

As part of an accounting team, the Accounting Intern will work with accounting managers and senior accountants and be responsible for assisting in various accounting processes including general ledger and account reconciliations, spreadsheet development and various other duties. Another goal of this position is to provide a learning experience and introduction into the operations of an accounting department in a publicly traded organization.

An understanding of accounting with any hands-on transaction processing experience (i.e. cash sales, collections, purchasing, order processing, bill paying, and check writing) is valuable knowledge for being able to learn and contribute quickly.

  • Performs detailed monthly reviews and account analysis of various balance sheet accounts to ensure accuracy and completeness.

  • Prepare journal entries critical to the month-end accounting close.

  • Prepare spreadsheet analysis as necessary to explain monthly financial results.

  • Identify opportunities for process improvement within assigned accounts.

  • Minimum of junior status in good standing

  • Minimum 3.0 overall grade point average.

  • Accounting majors strongly encouraged to apply.

  • Strong Microsoft Excel and Word proficiency.

  • Must have aptitude for attending to details and highly value accuracy.

  • Exceptional teamwork skills will be valuable in this role.

We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. Thank you for applying for this outstanding opportunity today.

The purpose of DeVry Education Group is to empower its students to achieve their educational and career goals. DeVry Education Group (NYSE: DV; member S&P MidCap 400 Index) is a global provider of educational services and the parent organization of American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, Becker Professional Education, Carrington College, Chamberlain College of Nursing, DeVry Brasil, DeVry University and its Keller Graduate School of Management, Ross University School of Medicine and Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine. These institutions offer a wide array of programs in healthcare, business, technology, accounting and finance.

Req Number: 2017-93513

Institution: Adtalem Global Education

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

External Company URL: www.atalem.com