Internship Opportunities



Spring Tax Internship

2022 Season- Applications Open August, 2021

Our spring internship is full of tax experience with little to no administrative duties. Interns work on multiple team engagements to service our privately held, small to mid-size business clients, as well as their individual tax needs. There is room for movement in the firm and options to specialize or broaden your experience working alongside staff and managers to strengthen your technical skills with hands-on training and formal training sessions. 

Examples of the candidate’s responsibilities include: 
  • Working closely with the client’s internal accounting function, both on-site and remotely, to provide client accounting services, tax return preparation and consulting, and financial statement analysis (audits, reviews, and compilations) 
  • Developing an understanding of the methods and software used for accounting, tax, and attest 
  • Performing procedures to identify and resolve accounting or reporting issues  
  • Express ideas clearly and concisely both orally and in written form and write detailed document findings. 
  • Prepare financial reports and other client deliverables 
  • Meet deliverable deadlines, identify roadblocks, and understand critical milestones to meet team and client service expectations. 
  • Seek to understand the client’s business as a whole, including competitors, trends and key customers and show sensitivity to the client culture and business strategy. 
Basic Qualifications: 
  • Eligible or working toward eligibility to sit for the CPA exam 
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field 
  • Travel to assigned client locations is required. Must have access to and ability to arrange for use of reliable modes of transportation to those locations 
Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Completed a tax course 
  • A minimum 3.0 GPA is preferred 
  • Strong computer skills, including MS Office 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Ability to work as an effective member of a team 
  • Motivated to work in a fast-paced environment 


Summer Audit Internship

2022 Season- Applications Open August, 2021

Our summer internship is full of audit experience with little to no administrative duties. Interns work on multiple team engagements each year, including several pieces of any particular assignment - not just a single line item or a single client. There is room for movement in the firm and options to specialize or broaden your experience working alongside staff and managers to strengthen your technical skills with hands-on training and formal training sessions. 

Examples of the candidate's responsibilities include: 

  • Developing an understanding of the audit approach and tools 
  • Apply industry trends to analytics, formulate expectations and determine reasonableness. 
  • Performing substantive tests and tests of internal controls to identify and resolve accounting or reporting issues  
  • Express ideas clearly and concisely both orally and in written form and write detailed document findings. 
  • Prepare financial reports (statements, footnotes and any supplemental information) and all other client deliverables, as well as proofreading colleagues reports. 
  • Meet deliverable deadlines, identify roadblocks, and understand critical milestones to meet team and client service expectations. 
  • Seek to understand the client’s business as a whole, including competitors, trends and key customers and show sensitivity to the client culture and business strategy. 
Basic Qualifications: 
  • Working towards B.A. / B.S. degree or equivalent from accredited university 
  • Accounting Major 
  • Travel to assigned client locations is required. Must have access to and ability to arrange for use of reliable modes of transportation to those locations 
Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Completed an auditing course 
  • A minimum 3.0 GPA is preferred 
  • Strong computer skills, including MS Office 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Ability to work as an effective member of a team 
  • Motivated to work in a fast-paced environment 

Send resume and transcripts to:

careers@parsonscpa.com

Get In Touch

At Parsons CPA, PLLC, we've been serving the accounting needs of Charlotte, NC and the surrounding areas for years. If you need help managing any aspect of your home or business's finances, we want to hear from you.

Please fill out this form and let us know how we can be of service. We will happily offer you a FREE initial consultation to determine how we can best serve you.

Thank you for visiting. We look forward to working together!

Parsons CPA, PLLC

927 East Boulevard,
Charlotte, NC 28203
T: (704) 332-4000
F: (704) 332-7088

1427 Lower Dallas Hwy,
Dallas, NC 28034
T: (704) 923-1045
F: (704) 332-7088
E: accounting@parsonscpa.com

© 2021

Search  Site Map  Privacy Policy  Disclaimer
Back to top

Get In Touch

Client Portal Login

Subscribe to our Newsletter