CHG Healthcare

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Accountant Intern

Accountant Intern

Location Address 
7259 S. Bingham Junction Blvd US-UT-Midvale

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Who We Are

Have a great learning experience while contributing to a company that makes a difference in people’s lives. CHG Healthcare, in Salt Lake City UT, is one of the largest providers of healthcare staffing in the country. Through our trusted brands – CompHealth, Weatherby Healthcare, RNnetwork, Foundation Medical Staffing and Global Medical Staffing – we provide temporary and permanent placement of healthcare providers all over the country. We touch the lives of millions of patients every year. When your day-to-day routine contributes to this important work, it’s easy to get excited about what you do!

How You'll Contribute

  • Assist in the monthly close by preparing reconciliations of certain general ledger balance sheet accounts, resolving account variances and preparing and posting journal entries
  • Develop and utilize spreadsheets, software and computer applications
  • Assist in monthly reporting for the CHG foundation by preparing financial statements and projections for contributions and disbursements activity
  • Assist in researching technical accounting issues and formulating accounting positions
  • Develop relationships across the organization, particularly within Financial Management
  • Complete projects as needed and other duties as assigned

What You'll Bring

  • General understanding of U.S. generally accepted accounting principles
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and handle numerous assignments simultaneously
  • Works well in a team environment
  • Has a positive can-do attitude as well as a strong work ethic
  • Self-motivated and will work extended hours when needed to complete tasks on time
  • Effective and appropriate in written and verbal communication
  • Open to feedback
  • Proactively asks questions
  • Intermediate Excel skills and familiarity with other MS Office applications
  • Must be available to work up to 40 hours per week during the summer (June-August)
  • Actively enrolled in an accounting undergraduate or graduate degree program. Preferred candidate will be enrolled in a MACC program entering their final year.

What We Offer

  • Opportunity to apply the knowledge and skills acquired through your many hours of study as well as give you valuable hand-on experience in a corporate accounting environment

  • Exposure to accounting software and database applications, which will become a critical asset to your accounting skillset
  • Competitive hourly wage
  • Training—we rank No. 3 among the world’s top training organizations
  • On-site gym
  • Ability to make an impact in the communities we serve

At CHG, we foster an environment where our people feel free to be themselves. Our core values—Putting People First, Growth, Continuous Improvement, Quality and Professionalism, and Integrity and Ethics—guide us daily to work hard and enjoy what we do! We’re committed to growing our company and are always looking to promote from within. This is an ideal time to join our team as an intern.


To learn more about our company and culture, visit us here.

How to Get Started


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We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer


We are an at-will employer