Accounting Intern

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Internship at Catalyst Inc.

Catalyst is looking for an accounting undergraduate student seeking credit for an unpaid internship in its Accounting Department.

About Catalyst

Catalyst is the leading nonprofit organization with a mission to accelerate progress for women through workplace inclusion. We are dedicated to creating more inclusive workplaces where employees representing every dimension of diversity can thrive.  We act as a catalyst through our pioneering research, our tools and services, our events, and our Awards. Together, our offerings raise awareness of how diversity benefits today's global businesses, and provide guidance on how to enact real change. We invite women, men, and organizations to join with us in building the inclusion that will make work, society, and lives change for the better.

Job Description

Interns who work for Catalyst’s Accounting Department will gain valuable experience through a variety of tasks relevant to today’s nonprofit professional, including:

  • Accounts receivable
  • Accounts payable
  • Month-end closing
  • Audit Schedules

Interns will work directly with a Sr. Director, who will supervise and train them.


This internship is a part-time position, requiring approximately 20 hours per week. The length of the internship and weekly work schedule are flexible. This internship is for in-office only, in our NYC office. 


This internship is unpaid and open only to students seeking credit for an internship. Must be able to work from NYC office. 

Application Instructions

If you are interested in this internship, please send your resume and cover letter to [email protected], subject: Accounting Intern. In the cover letter, please address the following topics: (1) Why you want to work for Catalyst; (2) What you would like to work on/what you expect from the internship; (3) What unique skills and abilities you could bring to the role; and (4) Offer a proposed work schedule. Applications without cover letters will not be accepted.