1+ months

Student: Accounting Assistant

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Student: Accounting Assistant
Requisition Number SE03321
Department Name Generic User Department
Work Location Lexington, KY
On Campus/Off Campus Off Campus
Salary Range $14.00 per Hour
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Preferred Education/Experience
  • Ideal candidate will have completed the initial 200 level accounting courses.
  • Ideal candidate will be an accounting major that is of junior or senior level.
Hours per Week
15-32 hours per week, Monday through Thursday for the summer between the hours of 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. Flexible during exam times.
Job Summary
You must be a current UK student to apply for this position. This position is located off-campus with a local Lexington employer and is not affiliated with the university.

Local CPA firm is looking for an accounting student who would like to further their understanding of their future career.

The firm is primarily tax based, which means you would become familiar with high end tax software and learn how to use it.

The student will gain the knowledge needed to prepare financial statements and understand their relationship to the tax return. Student will learn how to prepare individual, and business tax returns. Student will learn how to prepare payroll, and payroll tax returns. . The student will become familiar with cloud-based storage of documents, and cybersecurity. The student will create spreadsheets to summarize information for the tax return.

This job may be used as an internship, or for college credit, if student gets the approval of the applicable college department head.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
  • Must be an accounting major.
  • Must be at least a sophomore.
  • Must have strong organizational skills.
  • Must be able to pay attention to detail.
Deadline to Apply 06/24/2022
University Community of Inclusion
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
Anticipated Start Date 05/24/2022


Posted: 2022-05-23 Expires: 2022-07-22

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Student: Accounting Assistant

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Lexington, KY 40507

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