Finance Intern at Mimecast

| Lexington
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Overview
Mimecast’s Finance internship will provide insight into the day to day activities of a publicly traded SAAS company. You’ll have the opportunity work across various groups within the North America Accounting function that include Tax, Treasury, Technical Accounting, etc. We went public in November 2015. You’ll get insight into how we are progressing post IPO as an Accounting department while being public, and how we want to scale given our rapid growth.

Responsibilities
The Finance intern will be responsible for:

 Assist with month-end close process relating to journal entries and account reconciliations
 Support the accounting team in preparing and delivering compliance and audit requirements
 Help processing transactions in accounts payable and revenue
 Assist with state tax compliance and reporting (income/sales)
 Special projects that span various functions within Accounting, Tax and Treasury
 Brad providing Treasury bullet
Qualifications
Essential Skills and Experience:

 Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office)
 Strong work ethic
 Attention to detail
 Ability to maintain professionalism and confidentiality
 Strong communication skills
Qualifications

 Ability to start by June and work through end of August for at least 40 hours a week
 Completed at least 2 full years towards undergraduate Finance or Accounting degree
 Currently working towards undergraduate or graduate degree in Finance or Accounting
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. 

 
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • C#Languages
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • jQueryLibraries
    • ASP.NETFrameworks
    • Ruby on RailsFrameworks
    • Microsoft SQL ServerDatabases
    • OracleDatabases

Location

Our company is in an upscale area with plenty of access to major highways. We are 30 minutes outside downtown Boston.

An Insider's view of Mimecast

What’s the vibe like in the office?

Our distinctive culture, created by ‘Mimecasters’, is our greatest asset. It is built on openness, a willingness to take on the toughest challenges, and our tenacity in identifying and solving the big problems – our warrior spirit, our sense of fun and our ability to do the right thing naturally.

Be part of something special.

Matt

Director

What's the biggest problem your team is solving?

Your organization runs on email. It’s the main way you communicate internally and externally and you rely on it being available all day, every day. It’s a gateway to other critical IT systems and home to a treasure trove of corporate information your employees value. For all it offers, email needs to be protected and managed or it risks exposing yo

Peter

Director

How does the company support your career growth?

Mimecast is growing and we're creating a truly global business. But growth isn't just about scale. It's about being better, and it's about maturing without getting old. We want to make sure our culture remains intact even as we grow. And in the end, making that happen is about people like you.

Kathleen

Manager

What unique initiatives do you have that encourage innovation?

Sometimes the best things in life just happen. Our culture is not an edict, enshrined in a set of policies. It is a set of values inherent in the way we interact, how we see the world and how we go about getting things done. We expect everyone at Mimecast to worry more about inertia than about mistakes.

Brian

Senior Engineer

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

Mimecast is a fast growing company expanding into new markets across the world. Wherever you join us, whatever your background, skills or experience, you’ll be working in a results-oriented, high performance environment with unparalleled scope and variety of work. We celebrate career development across the company and there are always opportunities

Samantha

Senior Manager

What are Mimecast Perks + Benefits

Mimecast Benefits Overview

Free on-site gym facilities available. **For Lexington employees only.
27 Paid time off days.
401K match and generous stock purchase plan.
Strong commitment to the environment and sustainability, including new Green initiative.
Start-up feel with the stability of an enterprise. Fast moving environment and exciting office with unique work spaces that facilitate collaboration.
Opportunity to work and gain exposure with C-suite executives, including CEO Peter Bauer.
Family-focused environment with 16 weeks paid maternity leave and 4 weeks paid paternity leave, alongside yearly family day and partner recognition parties.
Huge focus on Corporate Social Responsibility and Wellness with a range of team building initiatives to encourage employee and team growth. All supported with five paid volunteer days and matching donations.
Long Service Awards - five years and ten years. Ten years comes with two months fully paid sabbatical leave.

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Documented equal pay policy
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Highly diverse management team
Unconscious bias training
Diversity manifesto
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives
Mean gender pay gap below 10%
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Match charitable contributions
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Return-to-work program post parental leave
Company sponsored family events
Acme co. sponsors family oriented events Semi-annually.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Free Daily Meals
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
Parking
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Continuing Education stipend
Time allotted for learning
Online course subscriptions available
Customized development tracks
Paid industry certifications
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