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Job #: R-00038766
Location: Tucson, AZ
Category: Intern Other
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Corporate

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking an Accountant Intern in Tucson, AZ.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Leidos Business Accounting Services team is looking for an Intern Accountant in Tucson – AZ.  The Intern Accountant will be responsible for preparing balance sheet reconciliations, journal entries, reviewing accruals, preparing support schedules, and other accounting activities as required.  The term (length) of the position will vary based on candidate, but expected to last 3 to 6 months.  This is a unique opportunity to join a progressive accounting team, immediately contribute, and learn along the way.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
Specific responsibilities would include working closely with project controllers while reviewing cost transfers.  The Intern Accountant will learn compliance requirements related to administrative policies, internal controls, accounting policies, etc.  The Intern Accountant should possess the skills to identify issues and resolve matter in a timely manner.  The position will require the Intern Accountant to reach out to our internal customers and work with others in the Accounting Department.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
-Currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program with Accounting major from an accredited university, with a minimum 3.0 GPA.
-Familiar with basic accounting principles, specifically, a basic understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles. 
-Must be self-motivated and willing to independently study concepts and policies with the goal of shortening the learning curve.
-Strong computer skills including moderate level experience with Microsoft Excel and a basic understanding of General Ledger software programs.
-Should have a flexible work schedule and the ability and willingness to work additional hours during surge or accounting close weeks 
-US Citizenship is required.
 

External Referral Bonus:

Ineligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

None

Travel:

No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Intern

Job Family:

Intern Other

Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

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Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to [email protected].

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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