Job Details : Co-Op, Corporate Accounting - Vertex Pharmaceuticals

Co-Op, Corporate Accounting

Vertex Pharmaceuticals

Job Location : Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Employment Type : Full-Time

Posted on : 2019-01-30T14:24:38-05:00

Job Description :

Job Description:

Co-Op, Corporate Accounting
The Vertex Summer Internship Program offers students the opportunity to learn about the pharmaceutical industry from a hands-on perspective. You will be working closely with and learning from some of the brightest people in the industry. When you join our internship program you should not be surprised to see that our environment is one that is innovative and team oriented, where collaboration is not just a word, and "we are fearless" is in everything we do. Students can expect to be challenged by their summer project plan, connect with other interns, and feel valued by the Vertex community. Not only will interns learn about their day-to-day tasks through their specific work assignments, but they will interact and have exposure to our organizational leaders and their teams through a series of Professional Development Workshops.
Be FEARLESS... Join us and help kick start the path to your career!
This Co-Op runs from July 2019 until December 2019.
Job Description
Our Corporate Accounting group is looking for an intern to join the team for 2019. The selected student will assist the team with key financial activities, processes, and support various ad-hoc requests.  This is a great opportunity to learn about General Ledger as it relates to the biotech industry while building communication and presentation skills. The individual will be part of a team that supports Accounting and Senior Management.
Key Responsibilities
  • Assists GL Accountants with preparation of monthly and quarterly account analyses and reconciliations for a number of general ledger accounts across the entity based on pre-populated information provided by the Accounting Team.
  • Assist in compiling data for quarterly overall review package that goes to management.
  • Occasionally support Accounts Payable functions including special projects.
  • Updating and analyzing monthly accrual schedules.


  • Must be enrolled in a College/University and have at least finished two years of a Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Applicants can also be recent undergraduates, but are only eligible if they are returning to graduate school in spring of 2020.
  • Minimum 3.2 GPA
  • Prior internship or Co-op experience in Accounting.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment and to prioritize accordingly.
  • Ability to work independently & in a team environment.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite of Software (Excel, word, PowerPoint, etc.).
  • Experience with Oracle a plus.
  • A desire to be part of a highly innovate company aimed at transforming lives of people with serious diseases, their family and society.
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