**The Department does not sponsor non-immigrant work visas for this position.**
The Department of Revenue is seeking applicants who are interested in exploring a career in State taxation. This temporary job will provide a unique opportunity to learn about Nebraska’s tax programs. Work performed by Audit interns will be under direct supervision of Audit staff. Duties/ responsibilities may vary depending on workload and candidate’s prior education/experience.
Positions available in Lincoln, Omaha and Kearney.
Examples of Work
1. Assists with audits in the field and in the office under the supervision of DOR auditors and management. 2. Assists in issuing Nebraska tax assessments based on audit results. 3. Performs research and data analysis by searching through all applicable sources. 4. Assists with other projects as assigned.
Qualifications / Requirements
REQUIREMENTS: Coursework/training in administrative/office support functions, procedures, and methods including the operation of personal computers and office equipment; research; or areas related to the programs and functions of the employing agency. OR Experience in performing administrative/office/secretarial support work including use of personal computers and office equipment.
PREFERRED: Candidates who have completed one income tax course and the first two post high school general accounting courses, and are familiar with Microsoft Office and other computer programs; SQL or other programming experience; exposure to state tax programs (sales, withholding, etc.) ; twelve completed hours of accounting courses will count as one year of experience comparing and evaluating complex documents against a set of criteria for content and accuracy, researching and interpreting transaction records, and interacting with customers by phone and/or in person.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of: accounting principles, business administration, and business communications. Skills in: use of Microsoft Office; Ability to: work independently, plan effectively, and maintain efficiency in workflow; work with a team under a work lead; learn and adapt quickly to new assignments.