Accounting Intern

  • Accounting & Finance
  • Washington DC, United States

Accounting Intern

Job description

Great Minds, a rapidly growing non-profit organization developing world class curricula for PK-12, seeks an Accounting Intern to join our dynamic, dedicated team. Our mission is to ensure all students have access to a quality education and the full range of liberal arts and sciences.


The uncompromising curriculum from Great Minds assumes that every child is capable of greatness. We bring teachers and scholars together to craft exemplary instructional materials that inspire joy in teaching and learning. Our English curriculum, Wit & Wisdom®, Eureka Math™, and PhD Science™, all give school teachers what they need to take students beyond rote learning to provide a deeper, more complete understanding of the humanities, mathematics, and the sciences.


Job Description

The Accounting Intern will gain valuable work experience in a fast-paced and challenging environment that provides opportunities to learn from the organization’s executives, participate in fun office events, and meet other interns.  

Our interns work on real projects that impact our programs, giving them the opportunity to make a tangible impact on the future of our organization. 

The Accounting Intern will work closely with the Great Minds Accounting & Finance Team on daily duties such as:

  • Preparing and posting journal entries.
  • Assisting in managing accounts receivable customer contact
  • Assisting with accounts receivable bank reconciliations
  • Applying cash collections to customer accounts.
  • Supporting accounts receivable with invoicing and processing customer purchase orders.


Required Qualifications

  • Sophomore class or higher at a college/university or any year at graduate school.
  • Strong writing and editing skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Positive attitude and willingness to learn.
  • Ability to prioritize and balance multiple projects.
  • Open to all undergraduate or graduate students pursuing a degree in Business Administration seeking valuable work experience. 
  • Strong organizational and communication skills needed.  
  • Interest in K-12 education is a plus. 

If selected a background check will be required.