Opportunities for Undergraduate Students

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Staff Accounting Positions in Public Accounting beginning in January

Send Resume ASAP for January (or later) starts!

Employer Send Resume to
Bell & Company Bobbi Britton (Bobbi.Britton@bellandcompany.net)
Forvis Robert Gordon (Robert.Gordon@forvis.com)
Frost, PLLC Nick Schroeder (nschroeder@frostpllc.com)
Hogan Taylor Justin Harris (jharris@hogantaylor.com)
Landmark Randy Milligan (RMilligan@landmarkcpas.com)
PwC Handshake Link: Full-time Jan 2023 Start

Staff Accountant • FCA CPAs (Little Rock)

Apply by Dec 31

Staff will be hands on in the role of preparing audited, reviewed, and compiled financial statements, as well as prepare individual and business tax returns. The staff is expected to perform routine engagement procedures in a timely and professional manner. Individual must be able to meet assigned deadlines.

To apply: https://uca.joinhandshake.com/stu/jobs/4911722?ref=open-in-new-tab&search_id=a6290e55-99e9-4354-bf85-17d36157ec93

Auditor • Little Rock Airforce Base

Apply by May 31, 2023

The Air Force Audit Agency (AFAA) is looking for Full-Time Auditor, GS-0511-07 Target 12. This position requires a Bachelor’s Degree with 24 semester hours of accounting of which 6 hours can be in business law. Serve as an Auditor in a developmental capacity, performing assignments designed to further develop applicable analytical and evaluative skills and techniques. Perform continuing assignments involving the analysis of audit data, preparation of conclusions and recommendations, preparation and coordination of reports, and presentation of findings. Carries out special projects designed to facilitate the full use of and to further the auditor’s training and development.

To apply: https://uca.joinhandshake.com/stu/jobs/3508987?ref=open-in-new-tab&search_id=dce03314-3396-44b6-8f0d-3657e89ee890

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ACCT Internships

Tax Internship • Acxiom (Conway or Remote)

Apply by Oct 7

The Tax Analyst Intern assists with preparation of tax returns and reports involved with federal, state, local, and other tax liabilities. You will develop knowledge of all tax laws affecting the company, assist with information gathering for tax audits, and meet all scheduled targets for projects. You will also be involved with tax implications of mergers and acquisitions or other structuring or special tax projects. The internship will begin January 9, 2023

Our intention is to have interns work on-site in Conway, Arkansas if possible. However, your internship could a hybrid or fully virtual 20-25 hours/week work dedication during the semester and up to 40/week during breaks and summer. Anticipated graduation date between August 2023- May 2024.

Applicants for this internship position with Acxiom in the U.S. must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Acxiom (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (CPT/OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status)

To apply: https://uca.joinhandshake.com/stu/jobs/6877175?ref=open-in-new-tab&search_id=eb27bbc3-5eee-4f0b-880b-cf3c0aa1c9d1


Accounting Internship • EGP (Public Accounting, Heber Springs AR)

Apply by Oct 14

EGP PLLC is looking to add a Spring intern to our dynamic team of CPAs and Accounting Professionals in the beautiful location of Heber Springs, AR! We train our interns as we would any other professionals and you are treated as one as well. Great team of professionals willing to teach the right accounting student the ins and outs of the Public Accounting Industry. This is an awesome opportunity to see what happens behind the busy season scene while gaining a solid education in accounting, tax, and audit. There is no comparison in terms of leadership and culture than you will find at EGP. Not All Public Accounting is the Same.

To apply: https://uca.joinhandshake.com/stu/jobs/6986596?ref=open-in-new-tab&search_id=eb27bbc3-5eee-4f0b-880b-cf3c0aa1c9d1


Tax or Audit Staff • Frost, PLLC (Little Rock and other locations)

Apply by Oct 15

Frost, PLLC is a full-service accounting firm currently providing tax, assurance, small business, advisory, animal welfare, business valuation, and litigation services in 47 states. Frost services a range of clients, from individuals to billion dollar organizations. We have offices in Little Rock, AR; Fayetteville, AR; Scottsdale, AZ; Yuma, AZ; and Raleigh, NC. Our satellite offices are located in Denver, CO; Naples, FL; and LaBelle, FL.

To Apply: Audit (Spring 2023) or Tax (Spring 2023)


Accounting Interns • ATA Certified Public Accountants and Business Advisors

Apply by ASAP

ATA  is seeking accounting interns. Upperclassmen (juniors and seniors) for spring tax work or summer audit work. Eager freshmen and sophomores are also encourage to apply for positions related to tax preparation (document collection and scanning).

To apply and for more information: Scan the QR code in the attached file


Tax Internship • ECG CPAs Advisors (El Dorado)

Apply by ASAP

Evers, Cox, & Gober in El Dorado, AR is looking for a UCA Bears to intern this Spring. The internship would be for tax, so it would start in January and would go through the end of April. The starting pay is $16, but it would be negotiable depending on experience. We can offer up to 40 hours a week, with possible overtime, depending on the interested candidate. We would like to have a junior or senior. This is an in-person internships with an expectation for you to be in El Dorado during the spring semester. If you are interested, be sure to talk to Dr. Watson and your advisor about online classes or internship credit during spring.

To apply: Email your resume to bcox@ecgcpa.com, with a CC to hrowan@ecgcpa.com.


Finance Co-op (Intern) • Dassault Falcon Jet (Little Rock Manufacturing)

Apply by Oct 31

Are you a fulltime Junior, Senior or higher status student here at UCA? Are you seeking a Bachelor’s or Advanced degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business Analytics? Are you proficient with Excel, Word, Access and PowerPoint? Do you have strong communication skills that will allow you to work with management of all levels and departments? If you answered yes to the questions above, we would like the opportunity to visit with you for the Finance Co-Op position. At Dassault Falcon Jet we want to mentor current students and help them to advance their career development in Accounting and Finance. In this role, you will support processes from data input and analysis, preparation of weekly and monthly reporting and research of accounting record exceptions.

To apply: https://uca.joinhandshake.com/stu/jobs/6818977?ref=preview-header-click


Internal Audit Summer Analyst • Goldman Sachs (Many Locations)

Apply by Dec 31

Our Summer Analyst Program is an eight to ten week summer internship for undergraduate students. You will be fully immersed in the day-to-day activities of one of our divisions. As a participant, you will: Attend orientation where you’ll learn about our culture, as well as the benefits and responsibilities of being a member of the firm; Receive division-specific training designed to help you succeed; Have the opportunity to work on real responsibilities alongside fellow interns and our people.

To apply: https://uca.joinhandshake.com/stu/jobs/6784648?ref=open-in-new-tab&search_id=add10a37-41e7-4346-b233-4b8a2a10a4aa


Intern • FCA CPAs (Little Rock)

Apply by Dec 31

Staff will be hands on in the role of preparing audited, reviewed, and compiled financial statements, as well as prepare individual and business tax returns. The staff is expected to perform routine engagement procedures in a timely and professional manner. Individual must be able to meet assigned deadlines.

To apply: https://uca.joinhandshake.com/stu/jobs/4911722?ref=open-in-new-tab&search_id=a6290e55-99e9-4354-bf85-17d36157ec93


Forensic Accounting • BDO USA LLP (Public in 68 locations around the US)

Apply by Dec 31

As an Intern in the BDO Advisory practice, you will begin to utilize your educational background as well as your organizational skills as you serve the Firm’s dynamic client base. This position will assist in problem solving and fact-finding, working side-by-side with more experienced team members who will provide direction, coaching and learning opportunities. This role provides the opportunity to gain an understanding of the business by working on various stages of engagements, including areas of damages & lost profits, fraud analyses, client industry research and other matters as necessary.

Learn About BDO: Pathway to Success: BDO Summer Leadership Programs

To apply: https://uca.joinhandshake.com/stu/jobs/6753664?ref=preview-header-click


Intern in Finance and Administration • Arkansas Repertory Theatre (Little Rock)

Apply by Mar 31, 2023

  • Fall (Approximately September – December) • Spring (Approximately January – May) • Summer (Approximately June – August)

The Rep’s Finance and Administration intern will have the opportunity to be involved in all aspects of the following functions: accounts payable, accounts receivable, cash management, commercial and employee insurance, payroll, human resources and company management. Daily duties will include reviewing, obtaining appropriate approvals and entering accounts payable invoices, daily reconciliation of Spektrix (the Rep’s ticketing system and fundraising database) reports to credit card settlement reports and posting to the general ledger, reviewing, and posting credit card production expenses and reconciling to production tracking reports, if applicable. In addition, you will assist in various other activities such as reconciling concessions receipts and creating deposits for cash receipts, processing weekly payroll for artistic employees during productions, completing weekly Actor’s Equity reports, calculating weekly royalties from box office reports for productions, month-end closing and preparation of financial statements, as well as any other ad hoc projects that may arise for Finance and Administration and Company Management. The Finance and Administration intern will interact with every department in the company, so we are seeking an individual with excellent communication and organizational skills who is detail-oriented and is interested in learning more about all the financial aspects of the Theatre. This is a great internship for individuals pursuing business and finance, with a special interest in non-profit or small business operations.

To apply: https://uca.joinhandshake.com/stu/jobs/6784850?ref=open-in-new-tab&search_id=dce03314-3396-44b6-8f0d-3657e89ee890


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ACCT Jobs now and after graduation

Assistant National Bank Examiner • Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (43 locations in the US)

Apply by Oct 14

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), a preeminent prudential supervisor of national banks and federal savings associations (collectively, banks), seeks highly motivated, dynamic individuals with advanced analytical and communication skills interested in working in a team-oriented environment. The OCC, an independent bureau of the U.S. Department of the Treasury, is hiring for assistant national bank examiner positions in many cities across the United States. As an assistant bank examiner, you help the OCC achieve its mission by ensuring that banks operate in a safe and sound manner, provide fair access to financial services, treat customers fairly, and comply with applicable laws and regulations. Upon joining the OCC, you are assigned to a training team for six to 12 months. You receive on-the-job and formal classroom training and learn the basic procedures and practices of the OCC’s supervisory process. After completing training, you work alongside experienced bank examiners and continue to develop your bank examination skills.

To applyhttps://uca.joinhandshake.com/stu/jobs/6935918?ref=open-in-new-tab&search_id=add10a37-41e7-4346-b233-4b8a2a10a4aa


Tax or Audit Staff • Frost, PLLC (Little Rock and other locations)

Apply by Oct 15

Frost, PLLC is a full-service accounting firm currently providing tax, assurance, small business, advisory, animal welfare, business valuation, and litigation services in 47 states. Frost services a range of clients, from individuals to billion dollar organizations. We have offices in Little Rock, AR; Fayetteville, AR; Scottsdale, AZ; Yuma, AZ; and Raleigh, NC. Our satellite offices are located in Denver, CO; Naples, FL; and LaBelle, FL.

To apply: Tax Staff or Audit Staff


Audit Staff • Forvis (Little Rock)

Apply by ASAP for January Start

FORVIS, LLP is a professional services firm providing assurance, tax, and advisory services. Created by the merger of equals of BKD, LLP and Dixon Hughes Goodman, LLP (DHG), FORVIS is driven by the commitment to use our forward vision to deliver Unmatched Client Experiences™. Ranked among the top 10 public accounting firms in the country, FORVIS has 5,500 dedicated professionals who serve clients in all 50 states as well as across the globe.

To apply: Send your resume to Rob Gordon at Robert.Gordon@forvis.com


Staff Auditor • PricewaterhouseCoopers (Little Rock or Rogers)

Apply by ASAP for January Start

PricewaterhouseCoopers, or PwC, is one of the Big4 Accounting firms (4 largest in the world). Their Little Rock office has opportunities audit staff starting in January. A career within External Audit services, will provide you with the opportunity to provide a range of Assurance services and business advice to a variety of clients from small, fast growing clients to large entities. Our clients are often well known brands and many have broad international reach. We focus on using the latest technology to reduce the level of manual testing ensuring you’ll focus on the most valuable areas of client service and on enhancing corporate governance and the reliability of our clients’ information.

To apply: Send your resume to Devin Gilbert at devin.gilbert@pwc.com


Staff Accountant • Crain Automotive Team (Sherwood, AR)

Apply by ASAP • Current Job Seekers and December Grads

The Crain Automotive Team is Arkansas’ largest family owned and operated dealer group. We provide Arkansas with the best shopping experience for new & used vehicles and provide certified auto repair, service and maintenance for all makes and models, as well as, collision centers for body repairs. We are seeking an experienced Staff Accountant to join our team! You will perform a variety of general accounting support tasks in an accounting department. Qualifications include an accounting degree and  competency in Microsoft applications. MAcc students, December graduates, and anyone who can start full-time soon are encourage to apply.

To apply: https://crain.talentnest.com/en/posting/121796


Full-time Accountant • W&W AFCO Steel (Little Rock)

Apply by ASAP• Current Job Seekers and December and May Grads

W&W | AFCO Steel is the largest, most capable structural steel fabricator and erector in the United States. They are looking for and accountant. Those who have already graduated and those graduating in December or May are encouraged to apply. The ideal candidate will be involved with preparing financial reports and statements, bank reconciliations, and conducting cyclical audits. Moreover, the candidate must have strong interpersonal skills and possess a strong business acumen. See attached flyer for more information.

To apply: HR office located at 1423 East 6th St. Little Rock or call 501-340-6266


Accountant • Burton Eddington Jr CPA Inc. and Hulsey Capital Management (Heber Springs AR)

Apply by ASAP • Current Job Seekers and December Grads

We are a firm in Heber Springs that offers full service planning, trust and estate work, income tax and investment services to a select set of clients. We are looking for a CPA or CPA candidate who would like to join our companies. Our business model is to provide high quality services to a limited number of clients thus allowing us to provide greater customer service and higher firm value. From the accounting side, we provide monthly client services and year end reporting, plus personal and corporate income tax services for a wide range of businesses. On the investment side, we manage client’s funds to maximize investment returns and minimize where possible, the income tax consequences. We believe our blending of both tax and investment philosophies sets us apart from other firms that cannot offer both services in a complimentary fashion and timely. Candidates will need strong accounting and communication skills. Knowledge in QuickBooks and Ultra Tax software is preferred but not required. Our goal for the candidate is for them to interact directly with our clients thus strengthening the bond between our company and their business and family.

To apply: email me a resume at burted@suddenlinkmail.com.


Staff Accountant • Pinnacle Structures, Inc. (Cabot AR)

Apply Now • Current Job Seekers and December Grads

Pinnacle Structures, Inc. – Cabot, AR Manufacturing/Steel Building Systems and Components has an opening for a staff accountant. Duties include Customer billing, inventory/job costing, general accounting duties. Bachelor’s degree in accounting or similar field or a candidate with at least two years of general accounting experience with a background in manufacturing/construction accounting preferred.  This is an opportunity for someone looking to get a foot in the door of a great local company! Salary range $50k- $60k DOE. Excellent benefits including company paid health insurance and a generous 401K match.

To apply: Send your resume to VP Micah Bard (micah@pinnaclestructures.com) or CFO Matt Muller (mmuller@pinnaclestructures.com).


Accountant • Welspun (Little Rock Manufacturer)

Apply by Oct 31

We are looking for a dynamic Accountant to join our team in a manufacturing business that is global. This position will be onsite at our location in the Little Rock Port area. Successful candidate must be able to prioritize, be able to work on multiple projects and be a team player.

Job Summary: Handles general accounting functions including some or all of the following: processing of general ledger, accounts payable, accounts receivables, and cash and bank accounting.

To apply: https://uca.joinhandshake.com/stu/jobs/6794797?ref=open-in-new-tab&search_id=a6290e55-99e9-4354-bf85-17d36157ec93


Staff Accountant • FCA CPAs (Little Rock)

Apply by Dec 31

Staff will be hands on in the role of preparing audited, reviewed, and compiled financial statements, as well as prepare individual and business tax returns. The staff is expected to perform routine engagement procedures in a timely and professional manner. Individual must be able to meet assigned deadlines.

To apply: https://uca.joinhandshake.com/stu/jobs/4911722?ref=open-in-new-tab&search_id=a6290e55-99e9-4354-bf85-17d36157ec93


Auditor • Little Rock Airforce Base

Apply by May 31, 2023

The Air Force Audit Agency (AFAA) is looking for Full-Time Auditor, GS-0511-07 Target 12. This position requires a Bachelor’s Degree with 24 semester hours of accounting of which 6 hours can be in business law. Serve as an Auditor in a developmental capacity, performing assignments designed to further develop applicable analytical and evaluative skills and techniques. Perform continuing assignments involving the analysis of audit data, preparation of conclusions and recommendations, preparation and coordination of reports, and presentation of findings. Carries out special projects designed to facilitate the full use of and to further the auditor’s training and development.

To apply: https://uca.joinhandshake.com/stu/jobs/3508987?ref=open-in-new-tab&search_id=dce03314-3396-44b6-8f0d-3657e89ee890


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ACCT Job with Experience Required

Senior Manager or Director

Apply by ASAP for January Start

ATA Employment Solutions is helping their client search for a high level Sr. Manager and/or Director seeking a Partner path w/ a local CPA firm. Ideal candidates must possess a high level of Tax expertise, excellent client relationships skills and the ability and willingness to coach and train staff. The ultimate goal for this role is to find a candidate who can move into a Partner role within 12 months. Position requirements include:

  • Bachelor’s degree and strong academic achievement required; Master’s degree preferred in Accounting, Taxation, MBA or related field
  • 5- 10 years of relevant experience in public accounting or directly relevant industry experience
  • 2-5 years of supervisory experience
  • CPA certification
  • Strong project execution skills necessary to manage deadlines, work on multiple assignments and prioritize each assignment as necessary.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate verbally and in writing throughout all levels of organization, both internally and externally.
  • Proficient use of applicable technology.
  • Must be able to travel based on client and business needs.

Pay: $85,000.00 – $100,000.00 per year plus benefits (more details in link below)

To apply: https://www.indeed.com/job/sr-manager-or-director-0bfe6d259d6d2b30 

Marketing & Management Student Worker

Student worker is responsible for providing support to the administrative assistant, department chair, and faculty. They should also provide excellent customer service to students and visitors. This position requires someone who can be dependable, is quick to learn, and will take the initiative. There is occasionally free time during shifts when the student can study or work on schoolwork.

Learn more or apply: https://jobs.uca.edu/postings/11325

 

Job • Pinnacle Structures, Inc. • Cabot AR

Staff Accountant (Full-time or Part-time now for December Grads)

Pinnacle Structures, Inc. • Cabot AR

Industry Accounting

Apply Now

Pinnacle Structures, Inc. – Cabot, AR Manufacturing/Steel Building Systems and Components has an opening for a staff accountant. Duties include Customer billing, inventory/job costing, general accounting duties. Bachelor’s degree in accounting or similar field or a candidate with at least two years of general accounting experience with a background in manufacturing/construction accounting preferred.  This is an opportunity for someone looking to get a foot in the door of a great local company! Salary range $40k- $45k DOE. Excellent benefits including company paid health insurance and a generous 401K match.

To apply: Send your resume to VP Micah Bard (micah@pinnaclestructures.com) or CFO Matt Muller (mmuller@pinnaclestructures.com). Job posting soon at www.pinnaclestructures.com/job-board

Job • UCA Grants and Contracts Accounting

Accountant 1 (Full-time)

UCA Grants and Contracts Accounting

Managerial and/or Governmental Accounting

Apply Now

The Accountant I is responsible for analyzing financial information and preparing reports related to the financial activities of awarded grants. This position is governed by Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), state and federal laws, and institution policy.

To applyhttps://jobs.uca.edu/postings/11022

Internship • The Conductor

The Conductor has an open internship opportunity for the fall!
We are looking for a highly motivated UCA student who loves small business, community, and being creative.
This is a paid position, and we are located in downtown Conway at the Arnold Innovation Center.
You can find the application here:

Internship • Kenkade Publishing

Kenkade Publishing – unpaid internship – hours for the internship are flexible

The internship is open to students who have an interest in editing, writing, graphics, marketing, or social media. If students have an interest in any of these areas, they are encouraged to email editor@jkenkadepublishing.com or call Monday-Thursday from 9:00 am-4:30 pm at (501) 482-1000.

Job • UCA • Budget Program Coordinator

The Budget Program Coordinator position is responsible for a variety of tasks in the Budget Office in a higher education environment. The primary duties will involve assisting in the preparation of the fiscal year budget for the budgeted salaried positions, provide position control for the posting and hiring for budgeted positions, and completing budget transfers to maintain an accurate balance for each department.

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