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Sanford Health Fall Intern - Corporate Accounting - Sioux Falls in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly 50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are dedicated to the work of health and healing across our broad footprint.

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Facility: Sanford Business Center Building
Location: Sioux Falls, SD
Address: 2200 E Benson Rd, Sioux Falls, SD 57104, USA
Shift: Day
Job Schedule: PRN
Weekly Hours: Varies

Department Details

This Fall Intern will be working with the Corporate Accounting team to complete Projects over the Fall.

Job Summary

Provide professional accounting expertise by integrating Generally Accepted Accounting Principals (GAAP), federal regulatory guidelines, and organizational objectives into the organization's Accounting function. Intern is responsible for all aspects of financial reporting and maintaining the general ledger system for entities within his or her accountability. Intern will have primary focus on assisting the accounting and subsidiary teams with ongoing standardization initiatives, and ad-hoc projects relating to financial reporting. Assist accounting teams with ongoing special projects

Identify discrepancies in data to ensure consistency in applying internal policy and procedures in accordance with GAAP

Shadow mentor in day to day activities

Oversee the organization's journal entry posting mailbox

Assist with ad-hoc reporting or data analysis


  • Must be a Junior or Senior pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Healthcare Administration, or an immediate graduate having received one of the previously listed majors

  • Can commit to the hours scheduled during the 12 week internship

  • Able to compile, organize, and retain adequate supporting documentation and must have critical thinking and problem solving skills

  • Possess strong communication skills

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite


Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review your benefit eligibility, visit .

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to .

Sanford Health has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.

Job Function: Student Services
Req Number: R-59830
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