Shopko

About Shopko

 

Founded in 1962 and headquartered in Green Bay, Wisconsin, Shopko Stores Operating Co., LLC operates 363 stores in 24 states throughout the Central, Western and Pacific Northwest regions. Retail formats include 131 Shopko stores, providing quality name-brand merchandise, great values, pharmacy and optical services in small to mid-sized cities; 5 Shopko Express Rx stores, a convenient neighborhood drugstore concept; 5 Shopko Pharmacy locations; and 222 Shopko Hometown stores, a smaller concept store developed to meet the needs of smaller communities.

 

 

Country:

United States

Postal Code:

54229

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

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Accounting Intern

Shopko - Green Bay, Wisconsin

Posted: 12/5/2018

External Job PostingIt’s an exciting time at Shopko, and we’re looking for corporate interns with the desire to grow and develop with us through an internship.

POSITION SUMMARY:
Partners with the Corporate Accounting team through the monthly and quarterly close processes. Completes the accounting analysis, journal entries and reconciliations for a multitude of accounts.
 
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:                                               
Period End Close and Related Reporting

  • Prepares journal entries and account reconciliations in compliance with GAAP.
  • Assess and document prepaid accounting entries.
  • Assists in preparation of quarterly external financial reporting
  • Performs supplemental ad-hoc requests to support month end close process and related reporting
Other Responsibilities
  • Completes other ad-hoc projects as needed, including implementation of new accounting standards such as revenue recognition and lease accounting
  • Maintains an effective control environment for Shopko by taking ownership over and being accountable for control activities assigned as a control owner
  • Communicates timely any issues that impact controls from operating effectively to support accurate financial reporting
  • Ensure that evidence of control activity is retained and job specific policies and procedures are updated time
Partner with External Auditors
  • Supports internal and external auditors’ documentation requests including timely follow-up and resolution of any issues or questions
  • Point of contact for the reconciliation of cash to revenue, which is a key audit procedure
 
As a Corporate Intern at Shopko, you’ll grow professionally through:
  • Direct exposure to Senior Leadership
  • Resume writing and interview skills workshops with our Recruiting Team
  • Real world corporate accounting exposure
 
MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, EXPERIENCE & SKILLS REQUIREMENTS:
  • Sophomore – Senior standing and a strong academic record
  • Passion and desire to learn
  • Thrive in a fast-paced, competitive environment
  • Strong communication, teamwork & computer skills
  • Ability to work full-time throughout the summer, or part-time (20-30 hours/week) during the school year
  • Ability to organize, prioritize workload, and consistently meet deadlines
  • Competent with Microsoft Office, to include proficiency in Excel and Word
Company Overview
We provide general merchandise, Pharmacy, and Optical services in our store formats of Shopko, Shopko Hometown, and Shopko Express.   

At Shopko, we understand what matters to our customers.  Our stores are designed to be simple, clean, and welcoming, not overwhelming.  We offer the essentials our customers need and the brands they trust at a fair price.  Shopko, the Stuff that counts.

Shopko offers a professional team-oriented work environment, career advancement opportunities, competitive wages, and a comprehensive benefits package! If you are accessing this posting from another website, please submit an application at www.shopko.com/careers.

Shopko is an Equal Opportunity Employer functioning under an Affirmative Action Plan m/f/d/v.

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