Internship opportunities for accounting students
Brandies & Company LLC
- Brandies & Company is a full-service accounting firm with offices in Boston and New York City.
- The company provides financial services for small businesses, including cash flow management, bookkeeping, tax preparation, and more.
- Brandies & Company was founded by Ron Brandie in 1969 and has been passed down from father to son since then. The company’s current CEO is Ron’s grandson Mike Brandie III.
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP is a multinational professional services firm. It delivers audit, accounting, tax, management consulting, financial risk and advisory services worldwide. As a PwC intern (intern means you’re a recent college graduate), you would be helping the client by performing the following duties:
- Researching internal policies and procedures for its clients
- Analyzing financial data to identify areas of improvement
- Documenting information that relates to supporting business needs
- Preparing regulatory reports and analysis for clients
Accounting majors seeking summer internships can look to Crowe Chizek, a US-based firm that provides accounting services to small businesses and individuals. Started in the early 2000s by two former accounting professors at the University of Nebraska Omaha (UNO), Crowe Chizek has expanded its operations from just Omaha to now a nationwide presence. With over 500 employees, the company is looking for new accounting interns this summer. What makes Crowe Chizek stand out is its focus on providing small businesses with financial services as opposed to large corporations. The company offers a broad range of services, including payroll and tax preparation, managing accounts receivable, payroll tax preparation and quarterly financial reporting for 4-5 different industries.
KPMG LLP is a network of professional firms providing audit, tax and advisory services. They have more than 162,000 outstanding professionals working together to deliver value in 155 countries worldwide.
With experience across a variety of industries and an unwavering commitment to integrity and excellence, they strive to traditionally stand apart through their people and the value they deliver to their clients. They look for ways that issues can be approached differently and are not afraid to innovate in order to find the best solutions for their clients.
They are proud of their reputation as a learning-based organization, one that constantly seeks new ways to help shape the future for our employees, our clients, our communities and most importantly for future generations.
Cohen & Company
Cohen & Company is the largest independent investment banking firm in the Midwest. Founded in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1981, Cohen & Company provides a full range of investment banking services including mergers and acquisitions advisory, public and private debt financing, private equity and venture capital placements and financial opinions to middle-market companies across all industries. We are looking for ambitious, dedicated interns to help us execute transactions for our clients. To learn more about the company and its employment opportunities, visit https://www.cohencpa.com/careers/. For additional information on current job postings at Cohen & Company’s Cleveland office or to submit your resume for consideration, click here: http://www.cohenandcompany.com/employment-listings/.
Ernst & Young LLP
Ernst & Young LLP (EY) is one of the largest accounting firms in the world. The company’s offices can be found in more than 140 countries, and it focuses on four main service lines: assurance, tax, transaction advisory services, and consulting. It has been ranked as a top 100 intern employer by Vault.com for five consecutive years.
Interns are expected to provide their own housing during the 10-week program and must be able to move for the duration of the summer. During this time, interns will gain hands-on experience working with other EY employees and teams from all over the world. Interns will also participate in workshops that teach them how to use EY’s methodology and tools on real client projects. Internship opportunities are available at every level of study—from undergraduate to MBA to PhD—but most require that students have completed at least one year of university coursework prior to applying
Deloitte & Touche LLP
Deloitte & Touche LLP offers internships to young accounting professionals in various positions, including tax analyst and business technology analyst. With over 45 offices across the country, there are plenty of opportunities for students to gain hands-on experience through summer internships as well as internships during the school year. The programs offered by Deloitte & Touche provide paid internship experiences that run from late-May through August, and many include work study programs. The company also offers an opportunity for interns to network with their fellow participants and mentors who have extensive knowledge in accounting. In addition to providing these valuable networking opportunities, Deloitte & Touche also provides career counseling services and mentoring programs for all interns interested in pursuing a career in accounting.
McGladrey & Pullen, LLP
R. McGladrey & Pullen, LLP
6155 East Johns Crossing, Suite 500
Johns Creek, GA 30097-1524
Phone: (770) 564-7525
Fax: (770) 771-6898
BDO Seidman, LLP
Internships are available to undergraduate and graduate accounting students each summer at BDO Seidman, LLP.
BDO is the fifth largest accounting and consulting organization in the United States. The firm of BDO Seidman, LLP is a member of BDO International, a worldwide professional services network with more than 1,200 offices in over 100 countries.
The firm’s New York City office has an attractive location on Park Avenue South near Grand Central Station and Penn Station.
These companies offer great internships for accounting students
There are many companies that offer great internships for accounting students. In this section, we’ll be discussing the following:
- PricewaterhouseCoopers (a Big 4 firm)
- Ernst & Young (a Big 4 firm)
- KPMG (a Big 4 firm)