Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories (SEL) seeks an accounting or finance student in the Pullman/ Moscow area. The ideal candidate for this position will be able to work part-time during the school year and full-time during the summer. This opportunity includes rotations through various groups in our accounting and finance department. Duties may include working in accounts receivable, accounts payable, cost accounting, project accounting, and internal audit. This internship includes flexible hours, professional work experience, and diverse accounting experience. We invite you to apply!

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

1. Offer support in the areas of accounts receivable, account payable, cost accounting, tax, internal audit, consolidation accounting, business unit finance support, and/or project accounting.

2. Perform journal entries, account analyses, and reconciliations, document accounting processes, and assist in performing month end close tasks and/or in the preparation of tax returns.

3. Assist with preparation of financial analysis, budgets and projections, product cost analyses, and other analyses.

4. Assist with research and planning according to generally accepted accounting principles and/or current tax laws.

5. Assist with special projects.

6. Follow and apply SEL Values, Principles of Operations, and World Class Manufacturing Principles.

7. Understand. Create. Simplify.

8. Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications

Current student pursing a degree at an accredited institution in Accounting or Finance

Minimum of 1 year commitment (including summer) to intern position

Motivated, self-directed

Strong writing, documentation, and speaking skills

Ability to learn new skills and assume new responsibilities

Ability to work cooperatively in a team environment

Background check results satisfactory to SEL

Negative drug test result(s)

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with Excel

Location Information

SELs corporate office is located in Eastern Washington where you'll enjoy an unmatched quality of life. Enjoy the smaller town life: country space, freedom from traffic, easy access to recreational activities in nearby mountains, rivers, and forests, as well as great schools and universities.

An Award Winning Company

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc. (SEL) has earned a reputation for quality, reliability, integrity, and service. This has enabled us to expand within both the electric utility and industrial markets in many different industries, markets, and geographies around the world.

Communication with Applicants

SEL sends an initial e-mail response to all applicants at time of rsum or CV submittal. If you do not receive this communication, please check your SPAM filter and make sure your system is not blocking e-mails from SEL. It is important that you ensure your receipt of this e-mail as SEL may communicate future position updates via e-mail.

SEL is an Equal Opportunity Employer: M/F/Vets/Disabled.

SEL invents, designs, and builds digital products and systems that protect power grids around the world. This technology prevents blackouts and enables customers to improve power system reliability and safety at a reduced cost. A 100 percent employee-owned company headquartered in Pullman, Washington, SEL has manufactured products in the United States since 1984 and now serves customers worldwide. Our mission is simple: to make electric power safer, more reliable, and more economical.


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Accounting/Finance Intern

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc.
Pullman, WA 99163

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