Internship Information & Application

Internships, apprenticeships and other student learning opportunities are a regular part of The Classic Center's vision for the venue and its place in the community. Intern positions, whether paid or unpaid, are limited and competitive. 

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Accounting Intern

Internship available for:  Fall 2019

FLSA Status: Unpaid / 15-20 hours per week / available for class credit

General Description: This internship will provide the individual with exposure to a wide variety of activities and responsibilities within the administrative department of The Classic Center. The student will be given the necessary skills to gain a full understanding of the accounting functions at The Classic Center. This position will work under the direct supervision of the Director of Administration and Accountant.

Under the guidance of the Director of Administration and Accountant:

  1. Record and post accounting journal entries in compliance with GAAP.
  2. Analyze financial statements to identify trends and explain variances.
  3. Research and identify significant variances between actual and budgeted account balances.
  4. Complete account reconciliations in compliance with GAAP.
  5. Assist with year-end audit and audit requests.
  6. Assist in identifying and researching cost-cutting processes and measures.
  7. Understand and document the duties and functions of the Financial Manager and the Accounts Payable Coordinator.
  8. Test existing Accounting Policies and Procedures.
  9. Verify all cash handling policies and procedures are being upheld.
  10. Assist the Financial Manager to create an Accounting Process Manual.
  11. Assist the Accounts Payable Coordinator to create and implement an automated Purchase Order system.
  12. Scan and create a paperless filing system.
  13. Assist the Financial Manager with balancing the bank statements.
  14. Update various databases and files to ensure accuracy and relevance.
  15. Data entry as needed.
  16. All other duties as assigned.
Interested applicants should complete the Internship Submission Form.