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Event, Marketing accounting Internship at the ZOO
Date inactive: 6/1/2013

Job Title: Internship PSB Majors

Description: The Mission of DZS (Delmarva Zoological Society) is to promote, raise funds, publicize, and support the Salisbury Zoological Parks exhibits, education efforts, and projects. The intern will:

*Develop an entrepreneurial business mentality
**Learn time management requirements when working with individual agents or teams.
*Manage a budget along with the firm's director and help to move the department to a neutral cost burden within the firm
*Learn how to apply marketing skills and tactics
*Develop and coordinate mailing campaigns
*Learn the elements of and assist in the execution of event planning for clients and prospects
*Learn and manage a firm wide database information system to execute specific local campaigns and initiatives
*Become familiar with our software programs and current marketing strategies and materials
*Develop competencies in market planning and plan management
*Learn accounting software by assisting in the full implementation of the software
*Learn billing software and how it is integrated into an accounts receivable component
*Learn how to prepare all financial statements for external and internal reporting
*Assume responsibility for accounts payable process using our software program including the classification of invoices for payment and processing check requests
*Learn cash management and cash flow analysis for management review team
*Learn bank statement reconciliation process on a daily and monthly basis through utilization of on line banking software
*Understand how generally accepted accounting principles and practices are integrated into day to day practical business enterprise environment
*Assist with account reviews and preparation for account reviews
*Gain understanding of portfolio diversification (i.e. fixed income, equities)
*Assist with balancing cases, preparing checks, disbursing checks and reconciling escrow bank accounts
*Assist in installation of PC hardware and software
*Assist in network and hardware troubleshooting
*Develop planning, organizational and time management skills
*Increase knowledge of computer skills and technology
*Develop interpersonal skills in order to communicate with clients and co-workers.

Contact: Stacey Weisner.  staceyweisner@yahoo.com

Status: Part-time

Job/Internship Classification: ABLE Internship (Setup through Perdue School)

Job Locations: Salisbury, Maryland

Job Function: Accounting/Auditing, Administration, Finance, Human Resources, Information Management/MIS, Management, Marketing

Period of Employment: Fall, Spring, Summer

Compensation Type: Unpaid

Application Qualifications:  The following qualifications are required:  Major: Accounting-BS, Finance-BS, Information Systems-BS, Management-BS, Marketing-BS.  Student Status: Junior, Senior

Application Method: Online - login through system eRecruiting