KRD offers an outstanding intern program providing hands-on experience to advanced accounting students. The firm’s interns provide services to clients, working closely and learning from the experienced and talented partners and principals at KRD. Over the years, several interns have accepted offers to join the firm, where they have found a supportive and encouraging environment to pursue becoming CPA’s.
KRD is looking for bright, energetic students pursuing a career in the field of accounting. The internship is a cross department opportunity, whereby the student will gain experience in the niches of Tax and Accounting. Candidates with high level accounting courses are preferred, as well as those who are CPA exam ready upon graduation.
from: Illinois CPA Society – INSIGHT
Small and Mid-size Accounting Firms Offer More Opportunities
Accounting grads listen up! Fifty-six percent of CFOs in a recent Accountemps survey said they would steer entry-level professionals towards careers at small to mid-size companies. And 74% recommended pursuing general accounting over a niche specialty. The reason, says Accountemps District President Bill Driscoll, is that “Working at smaller companies gives entry-level hires the opportunity to do a variety of assignments and gain exposure to several departments.