We are looking for a driven Accounting and Operations Intern with an understanding of GAAP and financial principles and terms, who is ready for an immersive, real-world experience with an international trade association. Under the supervision of our team, the Accounting and Operations Intern can expect to participate in the preparation of journal entries and financial reports, analyze actual financial data, learn more about accounting and business operations software, and assist with other accounting and operations activities. The Accounting and Operations Intern should be a motivated team player who can maintain efficiency and accuracy when multitasking.
A strong candidate for the Accounting and Operations Intern role should possess an understanding of accounting and financial principles and a positive attitude. You should be collaborative, trustworthy, receptive to feedback, and eager to learn.
Assist with detailed data entry and analysis for accurate and complete monthly financial records.
Prepare financial reports, such as balance sheets and income statements.
Work with software to learn functionality and record transactions, including helping with migrating to new software platforms.
Handle sensitive or confidential information with honesty and integrity.
Learn how to work as part of the accounting and operations teams to compile and analyze data, track information, and support the organization.
Take on additional tasks to learn more about accounting and office operations.
Must be a recent graduate or actively working toward a Bachelors or Masters in Accounting or Finance.
Satisfactory completion of introductory accounting courses and a general understanding of accounting and financial principles.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Proficiency with Excel.
High level of efficiency, accuracy, and responsibility.
About International Legal Technology Association
The International Legal Technology Association serves the professional needs of more than 24,000 U.S. and international legal technology professionals and their organizations. Our core values—respect, commitment to members, sharing of information and promoting lifelong learning—drive all we do to support the peer-driven organization that is ILTA. ILTA staff demonstrates excellence throughout 5 main areas of our organization: Membership, Events, Business Partnerships, Marketing and Communications, Technology/IT/Operations. Our focus is to achieve results for our membership and the legal technology profession at large. Much of the value we provide as an association occurs through the coordinated efforts with our global volunteer membership teams. ILTA offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical (PPO, HSA, and HMO plan options), dental, vision, 401k matching, life insurance, team member assistant programs, long term disability options, and flexible spending accounts. In addition, there are employee-paid supplemental options including pet insurance, legal aid and other discounted benefits. We offer paid vacation, sick time and holidays. ILTA is an equal opportuni...ty employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment in open positions without regard to race, ethnicity, gender, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other protected characteristic. All personnel actions, such as compensation and benefits will be administered in accordance with the principles of equal employment opportunity. ILTA encourages the referral of qualified individuals with disabilities, veterans, women and minorities.
ILTA Core Values:
These are the beliefs and behaviors that inform everything we do as an organization.
• Respect our colleagues
• Commit to the highest standards of professionalism
• Provide unbiased and accurate information
• Maintain the highest ethical standards
• Nurture skills and talents to promote lifelong learning
• Develop and enhance strategic relationships
• Provide opportunities to celebrate volunteers and maximize their value to foster a trusted resource community
• Foster diversity and inclusion throughout the ILTA community