Accounting Intern

  • Company: 43North
  • Posted: 07/20/2022
  • Location: Buffalo, NY
  • Category: Finance and Accounting Internship
  • Job Type: Internship


Are you attentive to the details with strong organizational skills and looking to learn how to apply what you have learned in school to a work setting? Can you efficiently complete tasks in a fast-paced working environment? Are you curious about Buffalo’s startup ecosystem and passionate about the Queen City?

If so, you might be the right person to join 43North’s Finance team as an Accounting intern!


The accounting intern will play a key role in supporting 43North’s Finance team by helping support the grant funding and other key accounting processes. This individual will support the Director of Finance and Operations by aiding in the monthly accounting processes and procedures specifically related to expense reporting and grant reporting.

Specific responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Aid in monthly budget report generation to support budget to actual reviews with department heads;
  • Perform monthly budget to actual cash flow analysis for grant tracking and reporting;
  • Support grant submission procedures;
  • Support monthly expense report and payable process including coding expenses to proper general ledger account;
  • Aid in implementing process improvements in the Finance and Accounting area


  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s or Masters degree in Accounting or related field
  • Live and work locally in Buffalo, NY
  • Availability August 2022 – December 2022 (fall)
  • Major in accounting or finance preferred
  • Superior attention to detail
  • Strong organizational skills and work ethic
  • Ability to excel in a fast-paced work environment
  • An understanding of the city of Buffalo’s cultural and entertainment assets and knowledge of Western New York’s entrepreneurial landscape
  • The ability to learn and use software including Gmail, Slack, Excel, Sage Financials and Google Drive
  • Team-oriented mindset with a positive attitude, collaborative spirit, and willingness to pitch in as needed
  • Passion for startups, Buffalo, and economic development


  • A chance to contribute to building Buffalo’s entrepreneurial ecosystem
  • Casual work environment in Buffalo’s tech hub at Seneca One Tower
  • An opportunity to network with hundreds of like-minded individuals, as well as Buffalo’s top companies and fastest-growing startups


Click Apply and make sure to include:

Subject line: Make the subject line “43N Accounting Internship”

■ Resume

■ Cover Letter

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