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Discover the difference between a job and a career during the MarksNelson Get on Your Mark Leadership Program. Learn more about accounting and tax careers.

From exploring to fully employed, MarksNelson will help you get there. Our internship program will prepare you for a career in accounting while learning what it takes to achieve your goals in the “real world”. We know that each person, and their career path, is unique. MarksNelson is here to guide you in airing the skills that you’ll need to succeed.

Internship requirements:

  • Pursuing a degree in accounting
  • Successfully completed entry level and ideally, intermediate accounting courses. One tax or audit course depending on area of interest is preferred.
  • Pursuing credit hours to sit for the CPA exam

Your journey begins here. Let’s go.

MarksNelson participates in several recruiting events at universities across Kansas and Missouri. Check our calendar to see where we will be next. Then come visit with us: we’re eager to explore how you can move forward with MarksNelson.

To view the College Recruiting Events Calendar Click Here

Want to learn more about the accounting industry?  Join us for our Move Forward Leadership Program

Discover the difference between a job and a career during our Move Forward Leadership Program.  The program is designed to give you a real understanding of what it’s like to be an integral member of the MarksNelson team.  We will spend time discussing what MarksNelson looks for in an ideal candidate, our recruiting process and best practices for evaluating numerous opportunities.  Members of our professional staff will give you a view into their typical day and recent graduates will share their strategies on landing a position.

At MarksNelson, we believe that by living our Mission and Core Values every day, we help our clients, the firm, our professionals and the community — Move Forward.

Those students who are chosen to attend our Move Forward Leadership Program will be invited to join us on day two to roll up their sleeves and get their hands dirty while Making Our Mark on the community for our 5th Annual Volunteer Day.  The entire firm joins together to head out in groups and lend a helping hand at numerous different Kansas City organizations.  What’s better than truly getting to know the great people who make up MarksNelson all while giving back to the community?

Curious about a future with MarksNelson?  If you would like to be considered for an on-campus interview to attend this informative summer leadership program, please submit your resume through your school’s career portal.  Resume submission deadline is Friday, February 24, 2017.  Interviews will be held in March.  Check out our College Recruiting Events Calendar for when we’ll be on a campus near you!

If you have questions or if we aren’t currently scheduled to be on your campus, please contact Alex Arend directly.

Alex Arend
Campus Recruiting Manager
aarend@marksnelsoncpa.com