Accounting Internship (Onsite in Waukee, IA)

Holmes Murphy

Are you looking to gain valuable professional experience in a vibrant environment? If you answered yes to both questions, keep reading!

We have an Accounting Internship opportunity with our Finance team in Waukee, IA. This role will be part-time throughout the school year.

No need to worry if you’re unsure about insurance, our program is designed to provide a comprehensive learning experience that will allow you to explore the ever-changing industry.


  • Record and validate revenue and commission received. Assist the accounts receivable team with recording payments received to client accounts and validating work completed.
  • Prepare reconciliations. Assist various finance teams with reconciliations of information to the general ledger.
  • Analyze financial data. Assist with the transition of client accounts, requests for historical data, and other ad hoc requests.
  • Attend team meetings.
  • Take on any additional duties as assigned.


  • Curious and have a competitive spirit.
  • Innovative and entrepreneurial-minded.
  • Detail-oriented and organized.
  • Communicative with strong interpersonal & writing skills.
  • A team player, you work well with others.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office tools (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.)


  • Current undergraduate student pursuing a degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, or another related field.
  • Prior work experience is a plus.
  • Available to work at least 10-15 hours per week during the school year, with the potential option to extend the internship into the summer at 38.75 hours per week.
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA

We also know imposter syndrome is real and the confidence gap can get in the way of meeting awesome candidates. Please don’t hesitate to apply to our Accounting Internship —we’d love to hear from you!

Holmes Murphy & Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer.