Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Paid Summer Finance Internship with World Learning

The International Development & Exchange Programs of World Learning has an immediate opening for a Finance Intern. World Learning is an 84-year-old global non-profit organization with operations in 77 countries. Through its award-winning international education programs – The Experiment in International Living, the SIT Graduate Institute, SIT Study Abroad and the International Honors Program (IHP) – World Learning fosters global citizenship by connecting over 3,000 young ambassadors annually across cultural differences and social barriers. Through its International Development & Exchange Programs, World Learning practices what it teaches, undertaking community-driven international development, training and exchange projects in sixteen countries. For more information visit www.worldlearning.org
To apply, go to http://www.worldlearning.org/connect/employment/. Open the job posting of your choice and click the “Apply” button. The system will guide you on how to register and submit your application. While WL would like to graciously thank all applicants for their interest and responses, only applicants who meet all requisite criteria and are shortlisted will be contacted. No phone calls please. Thank you.
Responsibilities of the Finance Intern:
Assist the financial division with financial and administrative duties that includes:
  • Review payment requests and other financial documentation for math, editing errors, signature, and account codes before processing the payment;
  • Review financial reports and supporting documents from the field offices for compliance with GAAP and donor requirements.
  • Copy and scan payment documents;
  • Prepare and maintain financial files;
  • Gather, enter, and edit data as requested;
  • Assist in external audit process as needed;
  • Handle other assigned tasks as needed and requested by financial personnel.
Compensation: $10.50/hour
Schedule: 20-40 hours per week
Duration: 2 - 3 months