Internships with The Marston Group

Internships with The Marston Group

The Marston Group is always looking for great interns who are eager to learn!  Our internship program allows our interns to work alongside a dynamic team of professionals in our Memphis office.  The Marston Group, PLC is a multi-year winner of "Best Places to Work" competition sponsored by the Memphis Business Journal!  You'll find a rewarding workplace comprised of great employees, exceptional clients, and an opportunity to gain valuable experience in a variety of areas in public accounting, including general accounting work, assurance services (audit, compilation, and review), entity tax, and individual tax.  Our internship program allows students to develop important skills for the future and obtain a deeper understanding of how we work to solve client problems with a strong, team-centered approach.   

Position Summary

Students in our internship program will be provided with the opportunity to:

  • Learn and expand general accounting skills
  • Gain exposure to tax by preparing business and individual tax returns
  • Assist with tax planning engagements, tax research projects, and other tax consulting projects as needed
  • Assist with audit and other assurance engagements
  • Gain a better understanding of how a public accounting firm serves a variety of clients and industries
  • Develop positive working relationships with the firm's employees and clients.  

Requirements

  • Working toward Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance (Master's preferred)
  • Plans to sit for CPA exam (or similar advanced certification)
  • Eagerness to learn
  • Strong time management and work management skills
  • Strong writing skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with coworkers, managers, and clients
  • Knowledge of basic software packages, including MS Office (tax software will be taught)
  • Professional demeanor toward duties and responsibilities, including independence, professional ethics, communication with managers, and the exercise of professional judgment
  • Strong skills in proactive problem solving

Some of the Benefits and Perks for Full-Time Employees at TMG

  • Employee training, development, and coaching 
  • Assistance with planning for CPE, including internal "lunch and learn" programs
  • CPA exam passage bonuses
  • Paid parental leave
  • Generous Paid Time Off policy
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Employer-Paid Health Insurance and disability insurance for employees
  • Affordable dental and vision insurance plans
  • Dress for your work day
  • Tax season stocked kitchen
  • Monthly employee birthday celebrations
  • Annual performance evaluations and feedback throughout the year
  • Social events and community involvement projects throughout the year