Thursday, January 30, 2014

Accounting Career Webinars

Accounting Majors:
You might want to check out these career oriented webinar sessions.

Professor Griffin
National Meet the Firms Week is next week, February 3-7!

CollegeFrog is excited to host another National Meet the Firms Week with Deloitte and Wiley CPAexcel. Daily webinars will be offered with essential advice to begin a successful accounting career. Your students may register for these sessions by clicking on the link below:

The CPA Exam-Create Your Game Plan For Success With Wiley CPAexcel
Monday, February 3, 2 pm EST
Presented by: CPAexcel
Click Here to Register

Deloitte: Essential Skills You’ll Need To Start Your Accounting Career
Tuesday, February 4, 2pm EST
Presented by: Deloitte
Click Here to Register

Direct From The Recruiter--Job Hunting and Offer Selection
Wednesday, February 5, 2pm EST
Presented by: Yvonne Harris, Director of HR at UHY
 Click Here to Register

Global Career Opportunities in Accounting and Finance
Thursday, February 6, 2pm EST
Presented and Sponsored by The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
Click Here to Register

Get Your Resume Right The First Time With Facebook’s Accounting Recruiters
Friday, February 7, 2pm EST
Presented by: Sarah Clifford, CPA, Recruiter at Facebook
Click Here to Register

Sunday, January 26, 2014

Intern Hub - Boston

Here's a new portal from the Boston Chamber of Commerce that you may find of interest:

Friday, January 24, 2014

Internal Audit Internship - Summer 2014 CVS Woonsocket, RI

Great Internship.  Public accounting is not the only route into a great career in accounting!

Nordstroms - Summer Internship - Providence Place Mall

Check out this posting and it's video if you are interested in retail management:

Client Relationship Management (CRM) Intern

Client Relationship Management (CRM) Intern at Fidelity Investments in Smithfield, RI - this is where the Bryant University students are going to intern - why not a CCB student!

Here's the link:

Fidelity Investments Intern - Smithfield, RI

Great internship!

AMC (Compliance) Intern - 1400666
To apply - click here:


The Asset Management Compliance (AMC) Project Management Office and Business Strategy group provides strategic leadership, program management, and critical support to a variety of key initiatives across the compliance department. The group also administers key business support functions such as project management, budget management, and reporting.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Support the traditional program management services for key strategic initiatives. 
  • Assist in developing program plans, defining project timelines, documenting project justifications, planning and executing testing, and preparing communications. 
  • Work with program managers and business leaders to: document needs; identify interdependencies; design framework for delivering project objectives.
  • Support the preparation of periodic project updates to stakeholders; documenting recent program accomplishments, issues, concerns, upcoming milestones, and decisions required.
  • Collaborate with business partners to prepare business process mappings and future state designs in support of project planning and execution.


Education and Experience
  • Undergraduate student majoring in Business Administration
  • Candidates for this job must have a high degree of integrity and a baseline understanding of the rules and regulations governing investment companies

Skills and Knowledge
  •  Knowledge of the practical aspects of project management
  • Ability to understand complex business problems
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong communications skills
  • Solid problem solving skills; ability to handle minor problems with minimal guidance
  • Experience working within a team
  • Willingness to learn Ability to adapt to a variety of tasks
  • Strong Excel and PowerPoint skills
Company Overview
Fidelity Investments is one of the world’s largest providers of financial services. Founded in 1946, the firm is a leading provider of investment management, retirement planning, portfolio guidance, brokerage, benefits outsourcing and many other financial products and services to more than 20 million individuals and institutions, as well as through 5,000 financial intermediary firms. For more information about Fidelity Investments, visit
Fidelity Investments is an equal opportunity employer.

Lowes' Store Management Intern - Raynham, MA

I have had students do this one in the past and it is a good one for anyone interested in retail!

Undergrad Intern Logistics Summer 2014

CVS Logistics Intern - Woonsocket, RI:

Finance Summer Internship - CVS

Finance Majors - interesting finance internship at CVS in Woonsocket, RI

Marketing Assistant/Intern Paid - now through August - New Bedford

This is a great opportunity in a very interesting business.

Professional Business Advisory Firm has an Internship position available.  Located in downtown New Bedford, our sales and marketing area is New England , US and International.


Title: Marketing Assistant , seek soph or junior marketing major.   Hrs  approx 20/week (somewhat flexible based on student availability) , $ 10 /hr     Start 2/1 thru 8/31/14  Supervisor   Kevin Nery and Cindy Carvalho   Intern will learn  1) assist to establish a new Website for exciting new business valuation product  2) create targeted marketing lists  3) assist in marketing mailings ( Yes, “snail” mail)   4) Assist with market research  5)  Learn business nuances and client behavior  6)  work with marketing database tools  7) ? Company newsletter work    All in an interesting Professional office setting.

Interested candidates should send resume and cover letter to Kevin Nery via email:

Unpaid Internship - Greater New Bedford Association of Realtors

Greater New Bedford Association of REALTORS®, 651 Orchard Street, New Bedford, MA 02744
Well established small non-profit real estate trade association that provides support and services to its members in the areas of education, ethics, communications and government affairs, along with numerous other member benefits. Through grass roots efforts, our members also work legislatively to protect the rights of private property owners throughout the Southeastern Massachusetts area and beyond.
Job Title:
Member Marketing Coordinator
Primary duties and responsibilities:
Basic responsibilities include event and education planning, member/affiliate member communications, social media marketing and some additional administrative duties. Should demonstrate strong customer service skills and have the ability to work independently and in a team setting.
What will the student learn from this experience (list 4 or 5 learning objectives):
1.       Membership marketing
2.       Social Media Marketing
3.       Event/Education planning & implementation
4.       Member database system management
5.       Website management
Skills required:
Basic Microsoft Office skills, specifically in the areas of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. Social media savvy.
Hours of work:
10-12 hours per week. Occasionally 1 weeknight or weekend day might be needed.
Start and end dates:
February 10th – May 9th
Primary supervisor and contact information:
Anne Arruda
Member Services Manager

(Interested candidates should send resumes to Anne Arruda at the email address above.  I suggest that you send both a cover letter and resume.)

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Summer Accounting Internship

NOTE:  This was sent to us by a UMD CCB alum!
*Summer* Accounting Intern needed for Hallmark Health Medical Associates, Inc. (Woburn, MA)

Job Title:                                   Accounts Payable/Accounting Intern
Organization Name :               Hallmark Health Medical Associates, Inc.  
Location:                                  Woburn, MA    
Hours per Week:                      10-15 (flexible days/week and hours/day) Should be same day/time from week to week
Wage/Salary:                          Unpaid—must use for Internship Course credit
*Employment Start Date:          Summer (After spring semester ends.)
Length of Internship:                2-month minimum

Internship Description: Assists accountants and other staff with various bookkeeping and other financial duties associated with the healthcare industry. Data entry, account reconciliations, recording journal entries, entering data into AP system, researching outstanding checks, assisting with vendor files, preparing invoices to be posted to system, researching invoice discrepancies, filing.

Qualifications: Ideal candidate will be in school for accounting, finance or business and possess strong attention to detail, ability to multitask, demonstrated time management skills, proficient computer skills, with basic knowledge of MS Word, Excel and Outlook. (Meditech knowledge a plus.)

Education: Working toward 2 or 4 year degree

Public [bus] transportation is available nearby, but a car is recommended.

Any interested candidates please forward your résumé and cover letter to:

Sarah Grossheim
Financial Analyst – Physician Practices
HHMA, Inc.
(Subject line: Summer 2014 Internship)
***Also, If anyone is interested, but cannot fill the position for this upcoming summer, please contact us with a timeframe of availability and an email and/or phone number to reach you at, (as well as your résumé and cover letter), as we are looking to continuously turnover interns and would be enthusiastic to contact you closer to that time of year. Thank you.

Friday, January 17, 2014

PAID Marketing Internship - Local Credit Union

If you have an interest in banking and marketing, St. Anne's Credit union is looking for marketing intern.  St. Anne's is a large credit union - really a full service bank.  They have been around for 75 years.

I believe this would be a good opportunity.  Here's a link to their web site:

This position is listed on the UMD Careerlink so please visit the link below.

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Marketing or MIS Majors - PAID Internship - Fall River

This looks like an excellent opportunity with a very successful local company.   OCI is located in Fall River, MA - only minutes from campus.  If interested, apply immediately - see email below.  Send cover letter and resume.

OCI Software
Internship Description
January 13, 2014

OCI Software is a Microsoft Certified Partner and premier software design & development firm entering its 33rd year of providing cutting-edge information technology solutions. Based in Fall River, Massachusetts, OCI Software currently serves a number of firms, ranging from small businesses to Fortune 500 corporations to public sector. Utilizing a staff of experienced and highly skilled technology professionals, OCI Software continues to develop its best-in-class electronic patient care reporting (ePCR) product, AmbuPro EMS.

AmbuPro EMS is the most powerful, yet easy to use, electronic patient care reporting (ePCR) NEMSIS Gold software solution developed for Emergency Medical Services (EMS) professionals. It’s a complete, turnkey approach that streamlines patient care reporting and EMS operations, increases efficiency and reduces cost and liability for EMS agencies and Fire Departments.
 Our sales department is expanding its reach and working in exciting new territories. We are looking for an ambitious intern who is willing to support this expanded sales effort through phone research, data collection and information management. This is an exciting opportunity for  interns of all levels, so please apply regardless of your year and experience level.
Grow your market research and information management skills, gain exposure to strategic sales process, marketing and management, while working in a fast-paced, innovative software development, deployment and customer service/support environment.
·         Gather EMS agency data in assigned territories to support sales and marketing campaigns
·         Manage information collected in Microsoft Excel and share updates with sales team as needed
·         Enter new leads gathered by sales team at national trade shows into OCI's customer relationship management system (CRM)
·         Make phone calls to existing clients to assess customer satisfaction; track and share findings
·         Survey EMS agencies throughout the country regarding their current use of, and satisfaction with, ePCR software. Track and share findings.
·         Potentially support development of digital presentations related to sales and marketing efforts.
Applicants should be marketing, management information systems, communications or related majors. Excellent organizational and communications skills, and experience with related software such as Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word and PowerPoint will also be considered when reviewing applications.
Marketing, Communications, Management Information Systems, Business and related majors will be considered.
Hours & Compensation
Part-time, paid, 15-20 hours per week. Schedule to be determined based on students availability and course schedule.
Inquiries & Applications:
Interested and qualified students should contact Pam Sefrino, vice president, sales & marketing, at OCI Software at 508-678-3330 ext. 102 or email