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Accounting Intern

Date: Feb 28, 2021

Location: Columbus, OH, US, 43085

Company: Worthington Industries, Inc


We are looking for an intern position to assist with the posting of transactions, data compilation, account analysis, reporting, and other monthly close procedures.

This position will have exposure to roles including: accounting, financial analysis and forecasting.


  • Assisting with quarterly and annual financial statement preparation by rolling forward the respective documents, helping to prepare certain footnotes, obtaining and summarizing required disclosure information, and tie-out of the quarterly and annual financial statements including footnotes and MD&A
  • Complete ad hoc projects such as identifying account fluctuations from period to period, completing account drill downs, and ad hoc reporting within Tagetik (i.e., pulling information from the general ledger database)
  • Complete census data requests from the U.S. Census Bureau
  • Facilitating timely completion of the auditor request list (i.e., PBC list) by monitoring status and sending out reminder/follow-up emails to the responsible parties


  • Ability to work a part-time schedule during school year and fulltime schedule during summer break
  • Working toward Bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • Must have proficient computer skills, especially Microsoft Excel
  • Strong organization and time management skills
  • Demonstrated integrity, values, principles, and work ethic
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Understanding of accounting concepts with a desire to learn how they are applied
  • Must be able to produce solutions with limited direction, be able to think and work individually


Company Information

Worthington Industries operates under a long-standing corporate philosophy rooted in the Golden Rule, with earning money for its shareholders as the first corporate goal. As a market leader in metals manufacturing for nearly 60 years, we put people first, whether they’re our employees, shareholders, customers or suppliers. We’re looking for individuals who share our people-first philosophy and can help us continually innovate and grow through their insights, leadership and unique talents.

Worthington Industries (NYSE: WOR) is a global metals manufacturer serving growing end markets including automotive, construction, energy, agriculture, alternative fuel and many other markets. Our family of 10,000 employees in over 80 facilities throughout 10 countries has helped us earn the respect of our customers, our communities and our industry. With sales of approximately $ 3 billion annually, our company has been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as a “Most Admired Company” and four times as a “100 Best Companies to Work For.”

Worthington Industries Inc., and its subsidiaries, is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, disability or veteran’s status.

Nearest Major Market: Columbus
Nearest Secondary Market: Dublin

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