Accounting / Bookkeeping intern

Business Studies and/or Management Science, Mathematics and/or Informatics
Cork, Dublin, Limerick
6 Jan, 2020 to 22 May, 2020
22 Dec, 2019

General information

5 months

Internship Description

TRANSLIT is an ISO 9001:2015 and 17100:2015 certified Language Service Provider specialising in Interpreting, Translation and Localisation helping businesses and individuals to communicate their message in any language using the latest technology. With a team of 800+ translators and interpreters and operating from 3 office locations in Ireland, TRANSLIT can handle projects with tight deadlines and high output volume in 70+ languages.

In our company we do not provide places to do the internship – we give an opportunity to get a great background for your future professional development. TRANSLIT team is a unit of people who love what they do and are ready to help you grow as a professional. We contribute our energy to every single intern, willing them to improve his own performance and company results.


Accounting / Bookkeeping Administrator.

Accounting, Bookkeeping.

Skills and Areas


An intern will be involved in the following tasks:

- provide accounting and clerical support to the accounting department, including but not limited to daily data entry of financial transactions

- assist Account Payable, Bookkeeper, Payroll Manager in their daily working processes

- prepare and maintain invoices and  other accounting documents and records

- provide support to office colleagues for proceeding with administration work

- preparing reports and statistical data to supervisor

- proceed with cost & volume tracking, financial analysis 

- work on improvement of budgeting strategy 

The intern may be assigned to get involved into administration work (handling inquiries, proceeding with phone calls and emails etc.), project management


This can be applied for future jobs in bookkeeping, accounting, finances, office administration and management.

This is an unpaid internship. The payment is assumed by educational institution, scholarship fund or an Intern themselves. The company may decide at its own discretion to pay the Intern some bonuses relating to their performance and achievements in a form of pocket expenses (e.g. public transport and lunches). Accommodation will not be provided, but the company can assist in arranging it. The Intern will have to have reasonable finances for a stay in Ireland during the Internship period.


The Intern should provide a sample agreement from their educational institution or authority paying for the scholarship. If the Intern is applying directly, the company will send its own agreement to sign.

The Organisation will assign a mentor to support the Intern during the Internship.

Skills Required

  • Communication skills: the Intern will be working with business and private customers experience language barriers

  • Language skills: English must be fluent

  • Friendliness, self-motivation

  • Knowledge of standard computer navigation and programs such as Internet browsers and Microsoft Office suite is required with average typing speed. Students ideally from business studies, economics and similar courses. Previous computer courses will be a benefit.

You are: 

  • ready to work in a team and take responsibility for his own actions

  • passionate about languages 

  • a person who can do one task at a time to provide the best quality of performance

  • always willing to self-develop, discover something new and never stop learning

  • honest and open-minded for sharing your knowledge and experience

Contract Type

Duration: 5+ months

Type: Full Time

Days per week: 5 (Monday - Friday)

Office working hours: 09:00 - 18:00

Working hours: 40 hours / week

Possible Locations

Cork office: 7 South Mall, Cork, Ireland

Limerick office: 18 Mallow Street Upper, Limerick, Ireland

Dun Laoghaire office: 99 Upper George's Street, Dun Laoghaire, Co Dublin, Ireland

Application process

Please apply only in case you meet all the requirements:

  • Some background within the field (either work experience or studies related to the position you apply for)

  • Possibility to do the internship for minimum of 5 months

  • Fluent English (C1)

In order to apply, please send your CV and Cover letter to [email protected]

Start / end dates are flexible!


Additional Information

Start / end dates are flexible!
English: Proficient User C1