Accounting Assistant Intern

Business Studies and/or Management Science, Mathematics and/or Informatics, Social Sciences
Greece
Athens
Period: 
2 Oct, 2021 to 1 Apr, 2022
Deadline: 
28 Sep, 2021

General information

Duration: 
6 months
Commitment: 
Full-time
Description: 

Accounting Interns have the opportunity to learn and gain first-hand experience in a real accounting department or an accounting firm. They help perform research, prepare financial reports, and assist with reconciling accounts and other duties, as needed. 
 

Accounting Intern Responsibilities:

  • Shadowing members of the Accounting department as they perform their duties.
  • Assisting with research, filing, data entry, and recording and maintaining accurate and complete financial records.
  • Preparing financial reports, such as balance sheets and income statements, invoices, and other documents.
  • Working with bookkeeping software.
  • Handling sensitive or confidential information with honesty and integrity.
  • Learning how to work as part of the Accounting team to compile and analyze data, track information, and support the company or clients.
  • Taking on additional tasks or projects to learn more about accounting and office operations.

Accounting Intern Requirements:

  • Must be a recent graduate or actively working towards a Bachelor’s or Masters in Accounting.
  • Satisfactory completion of introductory accounting courses and a basic understanding of accounting and financial principles.
  • Aptitude for math, proficiency with computers.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • High level of efficiency, accuracy, and responsibility.
  • Motivation and a strong desire to take on new challenges and learn as much as possible.
     

    Even if you do not have all the above skills, but you have the PASSION and WILLINGNESS to learn, please fill the application form.

    Noted that we review applications on a regular basis. Only complete applications will be reviewed. Internship will take place in our accountant's office.

    It will be our pleasure to meet you!

 

Project: European Startup Universe
The biggest project for EU tech startups, connecting hundreds of early stage startups with the brightest minds of the diaspora - established founders, well known investors, great engineers, academics and experts – through a massive open online program. The event is held under the patronage of Mariya Gabriel, Member of the European Commission.

Expectations: From our candidates we expect to have proven experience in copywriting, excellent writing skills, effective communication, enthusiasm, self-confidence, a creative mindset, good knowledge of Google Docs and Wordpress, and excellent academic knowledge of English, communication, or in a relevant field. 

Our offer: The Youth Entrepreneurship Club offers you as an intern self-responsibility within all tasks, own decision-making, working in a young international team, a flexible timetable, participation on our events and NGO meetings, feedback on a regular basis, experience and knowledge sharing and training on different subjects and programs.

Even if you do not have all the above skills, but you have the PASSION and WILLINGNESS to learn, please fill the application form.
Noted that we review applications on a regular basis. Only complete applications will be reviewed.
It will be our pleasure to meet you!

 

About YEC: 
The Youth Entrepreneurship Club (YEC) is a non-profit, non-governmental organization founded in 2015 by a group of young people who love entrepreneurship and technology. We encourage, support, unite and connect entrepreneurs, scientists, students, the unemployed and social ventures. We provide tools they need to create innovative projects, i.e. sharing local economies, we encourage them to stay in the country and picture the future with optimism.

YEC creates a communication channel between academic institutions, the actual market, and the society. In this way, we contribute to forming a dialogue between science and everyday life, foreseeing the entrepreneurial potential of the produced knowledge. We manage national and European wide conferences, seminars, webinars, speeches, open coffee events and counting more in future.

YEC provides information on exchange programs, funding, and counseling for the benefit of those who are engaged or wish to engage in our organization. YEC group seeks to expand to as many local communities as possible using multiple activities which aim to transfer knowledge, opportunities, and experiences such as competitions, educational trips, thematic workshops, educational games, lectures of scientific and business training.

YEC enables young interns coming from abroad to share their experience, enhancing cross-border networking and cooperation. We are profiting from teamwork abilities, networking with institutions and businesses, volunteering and experience in various fields of entrepreneurship (i.e. financial & business planning, marketing, fundraising).

See more about us at https://youthentrepreneurship.club/ or at YEC Presentation.

For further information, please contact us.

Compensation: 
No financial compensation
Years of Experience required: 
No

Additional Information

The minimum time period of an internship is two months. Usually our interns stay between three to six months. Interns should be currently enrolled at a University (bachelor or master), or have finished their degree within the last year. The Internship is UNPAID. Apply only if you are interested in internship under the ERASMUS PROGRAM. We can help finding accommodation.
Requirements
Languages: 
English: Proficient User C1
Level of Studies: 
Bachelor