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in Charlotte, NC, United States
Permanent, Full time
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in Charlotte, NC, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Accounting Intern
Corporate Accounting Summer Internship Charlotte, NC, United States/en-US/Barings/job/Charlotte--NC-United-States/Corporate-Accounting-Summer-Internship_JR_001715/apply

At Barings, we are as invested in our associates as we are in our clients. We recognize those who work diligently for us and reward them for personal and professional integrity, communication skills, distinct competencies and expertise in specific strategies, ability to collaborate as a team member and true dedication to the interests of our clients.

We thank you for your interest in joining the Barings team, and invite you to explore our current employment opportunities.

Business Unit:


Accounting and Finance

The Global Controllers team encompasses corporate internal accounting, financial reporting, accounting policy and taxation as well as accounting process and controls. The Global Controllers team provides internal and external users with accurate and timely financial information that is driven by MassMutuals needs as well as external changes stemming from regulatory requirements.

Position Summary

The Summer Intern will assist the Global Controllers group with a number of ad hoc projects including the monthly G/L process, preparation of financial statements in accordance with US GAAP and corporate taxation.

As an Intern, the candidate will be exposed to the following:

  • Preparation of tax returns as well as the quarterly tax provision calculation
  • Financial statement roll forward in Workiva
  • MassMutuals quarterly investment template process
  • Quarterly focus filings for broker/dealer entity
  • Process evaluation and documentation
  • Accounting policy research and documentation

Position Requirements

The Intern will be a motivated self-starter with a high aptitude for learning. The individual will be expected to learn and apply accounting and finance principles as well as to develop an understanding and attain skills and/or contribute to the team in the following areas:

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills use for the collection and communicating of information
  • Transition between collaborative team work and independent contribution
  • Possesses high creativity, integrity, professional skepticism, a high degree of inquisitiveness and a strong business sense
  • Commitment to excellence and continual improvement
  • Ability to multi-task effectively in a fast paced environment
  • Strong Microsoft Word, Excel and Visio skills
  • Completed at least three years towards a bachelors degree in accounting, finance or related business field
  • MSA candidate is a plus

Barings is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer; Minority/Female/Age/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Individual with Disability/Protected Veteran. We welcome all persons to apply.

Posted 4 Days AgoFull timeJR_001715

Barings is a leading global asset management firm dedicated to meeting the evolving investment and capital needs of our clients. We build lasting partnerships that leverage our distinctive expertise across traditional and alternative asset classes to deliver innovative, institutional-quality solutions and service.

Our team-driven culture is based on transparency, responsibility and putting our clients interests first. We listen to our clients to understand their needs, so that we can be a strategic advisor and long-term partner in meeting their unique investment goals. Risk management and protecting our investors capital over the long term is an essential component of our lasting partnerships.

Barings is also committed to building long-term relationships with our associates and providing opportunities and support to help them succeed. With our expanding business and global footprint, Barings offers a wealth of opportunities for associates who share our culture, values and commitment to excellence in client service.

As an organization, we believe that a diversity of perspectives and strengths is essential to meeting the evolving needs of our clients, and we are committed to attracting and retaining a talented workforce as diverse as the clients and communities that contribute to our success.