Accounting Intern

CHICAGO, IL | Job ID: 59337

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Job Description

LaSalle Network is seeking dynamic college students interested in growing their career to join our team for the summer as an Accounting Intern!

Our Accounting Intern will work closely with the accounting team, Controller, and Chief Financial Officer in a high-energy, fast-paced, environment. Interns will work hands-on to support the team’s daily functions, including payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, and clerical duties. Our mission is to hire and retain the best internal staff in our industry; as such, successful candidates may receive a permanent job offer with LaSalle or post-internship job placement assistance at one of our 3,000 clients, ranging from Fortune 100’s to high-growth startups. 


Accounting Intern Responsibilities: 

  • Assist the Staff Accountants with accounts payable and accounts receivable 

  • Assist the Manager with payroll and billing 

  • Accurately record and report data using QuickBooks 

  • File accounting paperwork 

  • Accomplish miscellaneous tasks as assigned 

  • Work directly with the Controller to evaluate reports 


Accounting Intern Requirements: 

  • Currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance 

  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment 

  • Available to work in our Chicago Loop office 35-40 hours/week during the summer 

  • Exceptional work ethic and drive to succeed 

  • Highly proficient in technical/computer skills including Word, Excel and PowerPoint  


Why Work at LaSalle Network? 

  • Consistently recognized for our award-winning company culture – Best and Brightest, Great Places to Work, Chicago Tribune’s Top Workplaces, and many more 

  • Direct exposure to our C-Suite executives including weekly lunch and learn events with executive leaders 

  • Intensive, award-winning training program – one of the top in the nation! 

  • Present and accessible managers, directors, and C-level executives who have a hands-on approach to employee development 

  • Opportunity for promotions and growth 


If you are interested in applying to the Accounting Intern?opportunity and qualify per the above requirements, please submit your resume to Ricci Prioletti at 


Thank you, 


Ricci Prioletti 

Campus Recruiter 

LaSalle Network  


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LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer, m/f/d/v. 


LaSalle Network is the leading provider of professional staffing and recruiting services. LaSalle has worked with more than 10,000 companies, ranging from Fortune 500s to start ups. With units specializing in accounting and finance, administrative, marketing, executive search, technology, supply chain, healthcare revenue cycle, call center, and human resources, LaSalle serves companies of all sizes and across all industries.