Accounting Intern
Location: Barcelona, Spain Type: Internship Min. Experience: Student (College)

 

**TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION YOU MUST BE ELIGIBLE TO SIGN AN INTERNSHIP AGREEMENT VIA UNIVERSITY*

We are looking for a driven Accounting Intern with a basic understanding of accounting and financial principles and terms. Under the supervision of our staff, the Accounting Intern can expect to participate in the preparation of journal entries and financial reports, analyze actual financial data, learn more about bookkeeping software, carry-out transactions supporting the Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable functions and perform reconciliations. You should be a motivated team player who can maintain efficiency and accuracy when multitasking.

To be a strong candidate for an Accounting Internship, you should possess an understanding of accounting and financial principles and a positive attitude. You should be collaborative, trustworthy, receptive to feedback, and eager to learn.

Responsibilities

  • Optimize efficiency of payment cycle by ensuring payment documents are supported by proper authorizations and accurate account coding.
  • Assisting with research, filing, data entry, and recording and maintaining accurate and complete financial records.
  • Review and posting of expense reports and credit card transactions
  • Prepare schedules in MS Excel to support analysis of account activity.
  • Reconcile accounts and prepare reports.
  • Support requests related to internal controls reviews, interim and annual financial statement audits.
  • Expense reports payment proposal and bank transfers.
  • Participate of the tax presentation and register.
  • Assist the accounting and financial team in other tasks 
  • Working with ERP software NetSuite and expenses program EXPENSIFY.
  • Study the accounting policies and processes of the organization and abide by them
  • Handling sensitive or confidential information with honesty and integrity.

Requirements

  • Spanish and English proficiency, including effective oral and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to work independently and in collaboration with others
  • Familiarity with accounting concepts
  • Intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Office products
  • Motivation and strong desire to take on new challenges and learn as much as possible.
  • Previous internship experience will be a plus.

Job Advantages

  • Company with +10 years in the international software market with global multinationals as investors in the company and partners (SAP, Microsoft, etc.).
  • Highly international working environment and culture.
  • Opportunity to be part of the worldwide leader in its market.
  • Scytl offices are located in Barcelona’s city center. New and modern offices, well located and communicated using public transport (FGC and TMB).
  • Young, learning, proactive, and research-oriented environment with real career development opportunities.