Columbia University Financial Reporting & Operations Intern (Summer) in New York, New York

Position Information

Job Title

Financial Reporting & Operations Intern (Summer)

Job Code Title

Job Requisition Number



1414- OTC Controller



Job Type

Short-Term Casual

Bargaining Unit

If temporary, indicate duration

06/01/2017 - 08/31/2017

Hours Per Week


Job Family

Finance / Accounting

Salary Grade

Short Term Casual

Salary Range

Advertised Summary Job Description

This position will provide general support to the Financial Reporting and Operations group within the Controller's Office. Duties may include: Analyzing data; Preparing supporting schedules and preparing journal entries, which includes accessing the University's Financial Data Store and PeopleSoft general ledger (ARC); Communicating with University Departments and other outside organizations; Organizing files, both paper and electronic; General office administrative tasks. Performs other related duties and special projects as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications for Grade

Applicant MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered an applicant

High school diploma required. Proficiency with MS Excel and Word required.

Additional Position-Specific Minimum Qualifications

Applicant MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered an applicant

Special Instructions

Preferred Qualifications

Proficiency with MS PowerPoint, and Outlook preferred. Detail-oriented, with excellent communication, listening, interpersonal and organizational skills. Must have a passion for excellent customer service and commitment to exceptional quality.

Essential Functions

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Special Indications

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HIPAA Compliance training required


Participation in Medical Surveillance required


What type of posting? Is this a waiver request?

Standard- Short Term Casual

Requisition Open Date


Requisition Close Date

Open Until Filled

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