Graduate Student Financial Reporting Internship, Spring 2017
Location:
Kansas City , Missouri
Posted:
September 02, 2016
Reference:
142936
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Job Description
State Street, the leading provider of financial services to institutional investors, is offering an internship opportunity for Masters level students in the Financial Reporting department within the Fund Administration division for the Spring 2017 semester.
The intern will be responsible for performing entry level tasks within Financial Reporting and will have access to a thorough training program. Examples of job responsibilities for this internship include:
  • Perform the following functions to facilitate financial statement preparation: input various data elements and comparison of financial data related to prior period financial statements, maintain security detail in financial reporting database.
  • Assist with the preparation of monthly and quarterly financial information in accordance with US GAAP and SEC requirements.
  • Perform reconciliation steps of financial statement information to Fund Accounting records or other supporting documentation.
  • Prepare first draft of semi-annual and annual Form N-SAR regulatory filing; research client questions using SEC filing instructions and internal procedures.
  • Maintain well-documented organized work papers and client files.
  • Other special projects and tasks as assigned.
State Street's Spring 2017 Internship in Kansas City, MO starts on Monday, January 23, 2017 and runs through Friday, April 28, 2017. Spring Interns work 20 hours per week.

Qualifications
  • Working towards a M.S. degree in Accounting, Business Administration or related field.
  • GPA minimum of 3.0 or better based on a 4.0 scale
  • Some hands-on experience with securities processing, general ledger accounting and financial statement review is preferred but not required.
  • Advanced MS Excel skills, along with the ability to learn customized technology quickly.
  • Strong communications skills, both verbal and written.
  • Ability to work in a deadline oriented environment with peak period workflow.
  • Available 20 hours per week between January and April, 2017.


Job Opening ID
State Street Job ID: 142936

Location
Kansas City, MO

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