Accounting Intern (January 2023)

Job Locations US-Remote Location


As an Accounting Intern in our Fixed Assets team, you are responsible for assisting the accounting team in ensuring compliance with internal controls and executing general accounting activities, including the day-to-day maintenance of a complete and accurate general ledger and in preparing financial statements and reports.


Location:  This position has the ability to work remotely in any of the states in which TDS Inc. operates.


Start Date:  We are targeting this internship to begin in January 2023.


Work Schedule:  This is a year-round internship requiring at least 15 hours per week during the academic year and 40 hours per week in the summer during our core business hours of Monday-Friday 7:45am-4:30pm CT. 


  • Prepare settlements of new assets to the balance sheet
  • Support reconciliations of inventory and assets
  • Prepare external filings
  • Prepare and/or record journal entries
  • Maintain and reconcile ledger and sub-ledger accounts
  • Other dues as assigned (e.g. project support)
  • Assist in the response to financial inquiries, including ad hoc data analysis using data sets as requested of accounting team members, for use in effective management of the business


Required Qualifications

  • Currently pursuing BS, BA, or Associates degree in accounting, finance, business or related field
  • Completion of one or more semesters of accounting, finance, business or related coursework  

Other Qualifications

  • General understanding of GAAP and general accounting practices
  • Strong technical aptitude, particularly in the development of Excel spreadsheets
  • Experience working knowledge of financial statements and financial accounting
  • Strong analytical problem-solving skills and critical thinking
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including strong verbal and written communication
  • Ability to plan and organize multiple tasks
  • Solid work ethic and demonstrated ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work both independently and on team assignments

#TDS Inc. (Telephone and Data Systems) is a Fortune 1000 company that provides wireless products and services; cable and wireline broadband, TV and voice services; and hosted and managed services to approximately 6 million customers nationwide through our portfolio of companies including UScellular®, TDS Telecom®, OneNeck IT Solutions® and Suttle Straus®. 


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