Traditional Accounting Internship - Winter/Summer

<h3>If it&rsquo;s not broke &ndash; don&rsquo;t fix it. Our traditional internships are designed for students who want to spend 3 months deeply engaged within a specific department. Tax, Assurance, Client Accounting Services or Consulting &ndash; you know what you want &ndash; go after it!</h3> <div>&nbsp;</div>

Southfield, MI

C&M Campus

<p>Hi! We&rsquo;re Clayton &amp; McKervey, a public accounting firm headquartered in Metro Detroit, specializing in&nbsp;International&nbsp;Tax, Advisory &amp; Assurance, Accounting, Consulting and Digital Advisory services. We&rsquo;re proud of our Michigan roots, but consider the entire world your workplace. <br /><br />Who can you expect to work with at C&amp;M? Your clients will be middle-market companies competing in the global marketplace. You&rsquo;ll be part of a team that thinks and acts like entrepreneurs; speaking the same language your clients do.</p>

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Overview: At Clayton &amp; McKervey, we are focused on growing from within. Our interns are the future of the company.
Responsibilities: The&nbsp;<strong>Winter&nbsp;</strong>or<strong>&nbsp;Summer Intern</strong>&nbsp;performs a variety of entry-level accounting assignments, demonstrating growing knowledge of tax and/or audit accounting. Internship opportunities are available within our Tax, Assurance or Foreign Direct Investment departments.
Requirements: <p><strong>Essential Job Functions May Include:&nbsp;</strong></p> <ul> <li>Efficiently and accurately prepares work papers; performs procedures established under generally accepted accounting principles to ensure accuracy and validity&nbsp;</li> <li>Prepares financial statements with appropriate notes&nbsp;</li> <li>Prepares a variety of tax returns including individual, corporate and partnership</li> <li>Participates in the preparation of routine correspondence and reports, the development or maintenance of spreadsheets, and the research of complex technical issues</li> <li>Develops general knowledge and understanding of tax accounting and/or the audit process</li> <li>Demonstrates ability to monitor work status to meet deadlines and quality control standards; appropriately prioritizes multiple assignments</li> <li>Demonstrates ability to identify solutions to problems; keeps appropriate parties informed of project status at all times; completes work with increasingly fewer review notes</li> <li>Becomes familiar with firm policies, procedures and objectives</li> <li>Becomes familiar with clients' businesses and the unique aspects of each client's industry in order to begin establishing strong client relationships</li> <li>Actively promotes and facilitates teamwork</li> <li>Clearly and effectively communicates, both orally and in writing</li> </ul>