Accounting Intern-UnityPoint Health

Website UnityPoint Health


The UnityPoint Health Accounting Intern will complete special projects and assist with month-end close for accounting function. Position will become familiar with the accounting system as well as develop core competencies in not-for-profit accounting. Position will develop competencies through project work for Executive Directors, Directors, and Managers.

Accounting Functions

  • Prepare and document monthly general journal entries to reflect proper account balances at month end.
  • Complete monthly balance sheet reconciliations for financial statement accuracy and adherence to generally accepted accounting principles and UnityPoint Health general financial policies.
  • Learn the function of Staff Accountant role by participating in the month-end close process.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Project Management

  • Support Accounting projects as assigned.
  • Project work across all functional teams includes unclaimed property, optimizing use of lockbox accounts, managing outstanding checks, and annual fixed asset review.


  • Enrolled in a Bachelors in Accounting degree program or other relevant field
  • Enrolled in a Master of Accounting degree program
  • Pursuing 150 hour CPA


  • Must have knowledge of general accounting, financial statement presentations and statistical presentation necessary to support financial reporting.
  • Use of Microsoft Office, particularly spreadsheets.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work as team member, creating and maintaining effective working relationships.
  • Ability to understand and apply guidelines, policies and procedures.
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