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Lincoln Electric System Career Opportunities: Accounting Intern (3153) in Lincoln, Nebraska

Career Opportunities: Accounting Intern (3153)

Requisition ID 3153 - Posted - Temporary - Part-time - Finance and Accounting

Located in Lincoln, Nebraska, customer-owned LES is one of the nation’s leading utility companies. We’re recognized for low costs, reliability, financial stability, innovation, environmental stewardship, community involvement and exceptional customer service. So, if you are looking for a career, and not just a job; if you value working in an atmosphere that values passion and talent, high personal standards, service excellence, the environment and the community in which we live- LES may be the place for you.

Job Title

Accounting Intern

Employment Type

Starting Pay Range

Posting Date


$16.99 - $16.99


Employment Classification


Closing Date


Financial Services



Job Technical Skills - Under direct supervision, provides financial support in the areas of assignment while learning about the utility industry. Develops knowledge and skills needed to complete assigned projects timely, efficiently, and accurately. Consistent and reliable attendance is required.

  • Participate in financial audits with internal and external auditors.

  • Provides process documentation assistance.

  • Provide accounting support.

  • Participates in the preparation of various financial reports.

  • Performs financial tasks for the District Energy Corp and Nebraska Utility Corp.

Initiative - The ideal candidate takes action without being prompted; handles problems independently; able to resolve issues without relying on extensive help from others; does more than is expected or asked.

Critical & Analytical Thinking - The individual in this position uses logical thought processes to analyze information and draw conclusions. Skilled at finding logical flaws in arguments and plans; identifies problems and solutions that others might miss; provides detailed insight and constructive criticism into problems and complex situations.

Communication - Seeking a candidate who expresses ideas and information in a clear and concise manner whether verbally, written, or other means; tailors message to fit the interests and needs of the audience; delivers information in a manner that is interesting and compelling.

Teamwork - The successful candidate has the ability to effectively interact, cooperate, collaborate, and manage conflicts with other people. Shows enthusiasm toward being a member of the group; actively participates in team meetings and activities; leverages the skills and interests of coworkers to achieve goals and solve problems; supports team decisions.


  • Ability to effectively research financial and industry topics

  • Ability to apply finance and analysis fundamentals

  • Use of financial software


  • Completion of at least one year of college level education toward a degree in Accounting, Finance, Mathematics, Data Analytics, or related field.



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