Audit Intern | Jan - Apr 2023

To apply for this position, please send your resume with a cover letter to Amy Crow at amy.crow@wvco.com

Tired of internships that have you scanning and shredding paper all day? Are you a junior or senior who wants to experience real audit work? Would you like to go to a job where you can wear a branded hoodie and play a round of flip cup all while being supported by a team of experienced CPAs? If this sounds like you, this internship may just be the beginning of something cool! Who said accountants have to be boring? Life is too short, so why not intern somewhere that makes you happy? Apply today!

William Vaughan Company, a locally recognized, full-service accounting firm in Maumee, Ohio is currently seeking audit interns for the 2023 busy season. Our audit internships are full-time, entry-level positions. In addition, this is a temporary role with employment beginning at the end of January through mid-April. Paid training is provided at the onset. You will learn directly from experienced staff and senior leadership with specialized experience and technical knowledge across numerous industries. Most importantly, you will gain hands-on experience and better understand how your academic background translates to the professional environment. All interns are assigned a buddy to guide them through the process and to provide feedback.

Role:

  • Work as part of the audit engagement team
  • Assist with planning and performing financial and compliance audits in accordance with the appropriate auditing standards and reporting on internal accounting controls
  • Develop an understanding of WVC’s audit approach and tools
  • Assesses risks and evaluates the client’s internal control structure
  • Perform substantive tests and tests of internal controls to identify and resolve accounting or reporting issues
  • Draft financial statements under prescribed formats
  • Collaborates with the audit team and your mentor to develop your skills
  • Demonstrates knowledge of basic technical requirements

Requirements:

  • Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university and pursuing the following degrees/majors; Bachelors and/or Masters degree in business, accounting, finance, data, and analytics, or related fields
  • Excellent analytical, communication (written and verbal), and interpersonal skills
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft software applications
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and work on multiple assignments
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team environment with professionals of all levels
  • Motivation to continuously learn and improve, easy to coach
  • Unwavering integrity in all situations
  • Enthusiasm, eagerness to engage, and have FUN – work hard, play hard
  • Must be eligible to work in the United States
  • A minimum of a 40-hour work week with some overtime expected

Other (Pretty Stellar) Benefits & Perks

Our commitment is to continually invest in our people, both professionally and personally. Our intern benefits and perks go beyond industry standards to include:

  • Dress For Your Day attire
  • Welcome SWAG box full of WVC gear
  • Frequent complimentary lunches and dinners
  • FUN Committee events throughout the busy season – games, prizes & food
  • FREE water, pop, k-cups, and snacks PLUS weekly fruit delivery
  • “End of Busy Season” Party on April 15
  • Opportunity to participate in our monthly FISH Group lunches focused on culture and team building

To apply for this position, please send your resume and cover letter to Amy Crow at amy.crow@wvco.com