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THE OPPORTUNITY:

*Must be able to commute to our Global Headquarters building in Chicago, IL (Merchandise Mart) to work onsite at least once a week*

VelocityEHS has an exciting and challenging internship program opportunity for an Intern, Accounting that will provide valuable, hands-on experience, related to your major.

The VelocityEHS Accounting & Finance Team is comprised of professionals who are hungry to learn and contribute to the growth of the Company and the Team. Combined with a collegiate and casual atmosphere, an Accounting Intern will gain valuable business experience during their pursuit of an accounting or finance degree. Just think, while your fellow classmates are simply learning about accounting systems during classroom lectures and study sessions, you will be trained hands on to use leading technologies within a fast-growing technology company! The result is a more enriched college experience that should better prepare you for future endeavors in the accounting and finance fields. And if you are tired of the dorm food, this is a paid internship which means you can better afford those late-night pizzas and lattes.

We have a results-oriented culture that demands intelligence, teamwork, and follow-through. If you have these qualities and want to find out what real bean counters are like, then check out the details below and apply now.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Daily Cash Receipts Processing and Reporting
  • Data entry and reporting within our Intacct financial system
  • Customer Database updating
  • Collect, sort, and distribute mail from Chicago office.
  • Assist in special projects and analysis as time permits

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum Skills & Qualifications:

  • Must be pursuing an Accounting or Finance degree from a community college, technical college, or
    university and in good academic standing at time the internship begins.
  • Strong verbal/written communication skills
  • Proficiency in MS Word and Excel
  • Experience maintaining a high level of activity while managing multiple competing priorities
  • Ability to work 20 hours a week

Preferred Skills & Qualifications

  • Pursuing bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • Bookkeeping or related experience
  • Experience with accounting software, preferably Intacct
  • Advanced MS Excel skills
  • Experience taking ownership of issues and following through to completion
  • Experience motivating self while working independently; can also be an effective team member
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new concepts quickly

*Must be able to commute to our Global Headquarters building in Chicago, IL (Merchandise Mart) to work onsite at least once a week*

COMPANY DESCRIPTION:

VelocityEHS is the largest and fastest-growing environmental, health, safety (EHS) and sustainability software company in the world. More than 8 million people rely on our innovative on-demand (cloud-computing technology) safety and compliance management solutions to do their jobs safely and protect the environment.

At VelocityEHS, success is an everyday occurrence. Everyone who walks through our doors has an opportunity to make an impact. Our people make the difference at VelocityEHS – that’s why we’re not just looking for people with the right skills, but for those with the right drive, the right passion and the right character to make our entire team better. We still operate with the same start-up mentality that has made us the leading cloud EHS company, and offer each and every employee the opportunity to grow and reach their full potential.

We’re driven by the work we do to keep others safe, but we also like to have fun while doing it. We believe in producing great results, but also in enjoying the ride. Work-Life balance means two things at VelocityEHS – having time for your life outside of work, and taking steps to bring more life into the workplace. Between all the variety of workplace events, volunteer opportunities and other group activities available, we never forget that dynamic people need and deserve a place to work.

Finally, we understand that taking care of our customers starts with taking care of our employees. Our benefits include excellent medical and dental plans, 100% work from home, matching 401(k) saving plan, RRSPS saving plans, generous PTO and more. We thank you for your interest, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No agencies please.

We welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace. VelocityEHS is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, family status, veteran status, Indigenous/Native American status, or disability. Applicants with disabilities can request accessible formats, communication supports, or other accessibility assistance by contacting [email protected]

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