Audit Intern - Summer 2026 - Champaign, IL



Champaign, IL, USA
Posted on Wednesday, April 17, 2024

We strive every day to exemplify our CLA values – curious, collaborative, transparent, inclusive, and reliable. We are looking for individuals who believe in accountability for one’s actions, take the initiative to make their vision a reality and place honesty, professionalism, conscientiousness and trust above all else.

CLA is dedicated to building a culture that welcomes different beliefs and perspectives, so we can truly know and help our clients, communities, and each other.

Our Champaign, IL location is seeking Audit Interns.

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  • Performs audit, review, compilation, and other assurance services.

  • Gains experience, exposure, and knowledge of procedures, workpapers and systems.

  • Supports multiple client engagements on time and within budget, identifying issues and communicating progress.

  • Expands industry knowledge, through greater exposure to peers, clients, and formal training opportunities.

  • Completes research and special projects as needed.

  • Communicates effectively with clients and CLA family members on a regular basis.

  • Potential opportunity to prepare tax returns.


  • Working towards the achievement of a bachelor’s degree – Degree in Accounting or Finance strongly preferred.

  • Achieving credit requirements to be eligible to sit for the CPA exam per state requirements.

  • General knowledge of accounting principles and reporting of financial data.

  • Willingness to learn new technologies.

  • Proficient with Microsoft (MS) Windows and Office products.

  • Reliable transportation and willingness to travel to client sites.


Equal Opportunity Employer /AA Employer/Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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Wellness at CLA

To support our CLA family members, we focus on their physical, financial, social, and emotional well-being and offer comprehensive benefit options that include health, dental, vision, 401k and much more.

To view a complete list of benefits click here.