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2020 Summer Internship - Tax Accounting Internship

Requisition ID:  223927

Bechtel Summer Tax Accounting Internship:



Bechtel has a long tradition of technical and engineering excellence in supporting multiple industries. Bechtel’s internship program was created to cultivate real-life industry interest based on hands-on experience. Many new university graduate hires began their careers at Bechtel as a student intern.

Tax accounting interns at Bechtel will work in the Glendale, AZ office assisting the US tax compliance team.  Work will be completed in a team environment and will provide knowledge, background, and exposure to anyone considering or pursuing a degree or career in taxation.


Tax Accounting Interns – Glendale, AZ


General Duties


·               Extract, analyze and compile financial data for tax return preparation purposes in the tax department

·               Work as part of a team in developing tax returns and reports

·               Exposure to various areas of the tax department (US Compliance, International and Planning) to allow for exposure to different processes that occur within the department and the finance group overall

·               Hands-on extracting information from various financial reporting systems

·               Utilizing tools in a Microsoft environment and the basic modules of a tax preparation software program (Thomson Reuters OneSource)

·               Preference: Current enrollment in a Graduate Tax Program with undergraduate coursework in Accounting


Basic Qualifications


·               Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s or Master's degree program in Accounting, Finance, Taxation, Business Administration, Business Management, Commerce, Economics with a specialization or concentration in Taxation, from an accredited college or university

·               Completed at least two years of undergraduate studies in Accounting or Finance

·               Possess the eligibility to work and remain in the U.S. without sponsorship


Preferred Qualifications


·               Previous co-op or internship experience in Tax

·               Strong Excel skills

·               Excellent written and oral communication skills

·               Strong GPA


Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Oil, Gas & Chemicals; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.