Are you interested in joining a dynamic organization where you are offered continuous learning, endless growth, and challenging work? Are you a high energy contributor who is passionate about your work and constantly striving for ways to innovate and improve? If you are ready to leverage your experiences, come join the Internal Control and Audit Services team at TDS! This internship can be located in our Chicago, IL or Madison, WI offices.
As an Internal Control & Audit Services intern you will add value to the TDS Enterprise by working on current projects and strategic initiatives. You will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in the following areas:
Perform compliance/Sarbanes Oxley (SOX)-based audits on an integrated audit team
Evaluate and test the design and operating effectiveness of management's internal control environment
Assist with the continual risk evaluation of the various TDS business areas
Produce and respond to special requests for information from TDS executive management
What other opportunities does this position offer?
Ability to understand business processes, while identifying and recommending potential improvements
Exposure to GAAP, COSO and Auditing pronouncements
Ability to enhance written and verbal communication skills
Increase accounting, auditing and general business acumen
Exposure to ERP (SAP), databases and other systems/applications
Ability to use data analysis tools (e.g. Excel, Access, ACL, etc.) and interpret results
Increased risk / control knowledge, business acumen, and gap identification
Exposure to special assurance reviews, continuous audits, fraud investigations, and consulting
General knowledge of internal audit concepts, standards, and methodologies
Duration and Work Schedule:
This full-time (40 hrs/week) internship is available summer 2019. Core hours are 8am 5pm Monday through Friday. The exact start and end dates are also flexible.
Location and Travel:
The position is located at our TDS Telecom headquarters in Madison, WI, TDS Corporate headquarters in Middleton, WI or U.S. Cellular headquarters in Chicago, IL
Must be in the junior or senior year (preferred) of a bachelor's degree in either Accounting or Finance
Two or more semesters of related Accounting and/or Finance coursework
Proficient in Microsoft software suite
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work independently
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
TDS, #521 on the Fortune 1000, is a telecommunications provider with $5 billion in revenue and operates in over 35 states through its U.S. Cellular, TDS Telecom, One Neck IT Solutions and Suttle Straus business units.
For more information, please visit our website at http://tds.jobs.
Telephone And Data Systems Inc.