Financial Operations Branch Internship (Unpaid)

Washington, D.C
Aug 23, 2019
Aug 24, 2019
Full Time


The Budget and Finance Division of the District of Columbia Courts is responsible for using high quality financial and performance information to make and implement effective policy management, stewardship and program decisions.

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This internship is located in the Financial Operations Branch. The intern will assist with the following tasks:
  • Create accounting entries of cash receipts.
  • Conduct accounting analysis of Excel spreadsheets.
  • File accounting documents.
  • Review internal accounting controls.
  • Greet customers visiting the Financial Operations Branch.

This position is open for the fall semester starting August 2019.

Supervisory status

Promotion Potential


Conditions of Employment

  • Must submit to a background and/or security investigation.
  • Must be 18 years or older.
  • Must be enrolled as a degree- seeking student.
  • Must have a GPA or 3.0 or better.

To qualify for this position, you must submit the following:

1. Résumé
2. Completed Vacancy Questionnaire
3. Documentation /Proof of Education (copy of unofficial college transcript or degree)


Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen or authorized by immigration and Naturalization Services to intern in the U.S. and at least 18 years old.

Applicant must be enrolled in an undergraduate program. Accounting majors are preferred but not required.

The student must be in good standings with their university with a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.

The incumbent should be an enthusiastic and engaged professional who enjoys working with a diverse group of Court personnel and customers and lives the DC Courts' values of Accountability, Excellence, Fairness, Integrity, Respect and Transparency.

Please note that authorization for the release of your adult criminal record revealing any convictions and forfeitures, and any criminal cases currently pending before the courts are required. If you are selected for the position, a criminal history records check will be conducted.


To qualify based on education, upload copy of your college transcript or degree. The transcript must show the name of the college or university, your name, list of courses with credit hours, major(s), and grade-point average or class ranking.

Foreign Education: Education completed outside the United States must have been evaluated by a private U.S. organization that specializes in interpretation of foreign educational credentials, commonly called a credential evaluation service or education to meet the above requirements.

Additional information

This is an unpaid internship. All required information must be received by the closing date.

How You Will Be Evaluated

You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

Upon receipt of your complete application package, a review of your application will be made to ensure that you meet the minimum qualification requirements. Answers submitted in the questionnaire must be supported on your resume.

Your resume must reflect the relevant experience and that you meet the minimum qualifications or your application will not be considered.

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Background checks and security clearance

Security clearance

Drug test required

Required Documents

1. Resume
2. Completed Vacancy Questionnaire
3. Documentation /Proof of Education (copy of unofficial college transcript)

All required documents must be submitted before the closing date of the announcement.

If you are relying on your education to meet qualification requirements:

Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order for it to be credited towards qualifications. Therefore, provide only the attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education .

Failure to provide all of the required information as stated in this vacancy announcement may result in an ineligible rating or may affect the overall rating.

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