Accounting & Finance Intern

New York, NY, US

Sep 13, 2023

Dentons US LLP is currently recruiting for an Intern to support our Accounting & Finance department. The ideal candidate would possess excellent communication, problem solving and analytical skills and have great attention to detail.  This position will report to the Assistant Controller.



  • Process daily banking journal entries for FSA and HSA; run reports from 3rd-party systems
  • Maintain account schedules; prepare journal entries, as necessary
  • Perform monthly reconciliations
  • Coordinate and compile the Balance Sheet Package
  • Review of posted journal entries to ensure accurate input
  • Maintain general ledger accounts
  • Accurate input of monthly exchange rates in the Firm’s general ledger system
  • Assist with preparation of audit schedules
  • Assist Administrative Assistant with ad hoc requests and special projects, when available
  • Maintain confidentiality and internal controls as required by Firm policies and procedures
  • Ensure compliance with Firm's accounting policies and practices
  • Other duties as needed to fully meet the requirements of the position


Experience and Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate student with studies in Accounting or Finance
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Ability to pay close attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Flexibility

Dentons offers a competitive salary and benefits package.


Dentons US LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans. We are an Affirmative Action Employer. Pursuant to local ordinances, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.


About Dentons

Dentons is the world's largest law firm, connecting talent to the world's challenges and opportunities in more than 75 countries. Dentons' legal and business solutions benefit from deep roots in our communities and award-winning advancements in client service, including Nextlaw, Dentons’ innovation and strategic advisory services. Dentons' polycentric and purpose-driven approach, commitment to inclusion and diversity, and world-class talent challenge the status quo to advance client and community interests in the New Dynamic.

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