HORIZON FELLOWSHIP

The Horizons Fellowship

The Horizons Fellowship supports 200 outstanding university students in their pursuit to become multidisciplinary leaders using technology. Our fully-funded program provides real-world technology courses geared towards high-achieving college students.

Horizons students have gone onto work at a variety of amazing companies – Google, Facebook, Visa, The Stanford Research Institute, Slack, Yelp, Amazon, McKinsey, Bloomberg, J.P. Morgan, EA Games, and more.

Past Horizonites have come from a variety of schools and backgrounds. Students have hailed from Harvard, Princeton, Yale, UPenn/Wharton, Columbia, Northwestern, Babson, Wellesley, Colgate, Brown, Michigan, great state schools, community colleges and more. We’ve had computer science majors, math majors, economics/business majors, biology majors, english majors, and art majors all take our program.

Interested students can start an application here!

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Job Posting – Staff Accountant – Miramar

https://us-erac.icims.com/jobs/246742/staff-accountant-miramar%2c-ca/job?mode=view&mobile=false&width=783&height=500&bga=true&needsRedirect=false&jan1offset=-480&jun1offset=-420

 

Staff Accountant Miramar, CA

Location

San Diego North – Miramar

 Category

Accounting/Finance – Accountant

 Job ID

 2018-246742

Overview

Gain real-world business, accounting, and financial training that will teach you all aspects of financial management pertaining to running a successful business. Our program fully prepares you to become a Business Manager of your own financial operation. A key partner in our organization, the Business Manager oversees all aspects of financial management and provides balance to the partnership formed with the marketing and operational pieces of our business. You’ll enjoy performance-based promotions and big earning potential as you climb the management ladder. Plus you’ll work with fun people at a $23 billion industry leader that supports you every step of the way.

 

The Staff Accountant will be responsible for preparing financial statements, providing external and internal communication to rental locations, vendors and various departments.  Projects will include but will not be limited to managing accounts receivable general ledger accounts, analyzing accounts, resolving issues and variances, and calculating/preparing end of month entries.

 

This position offers solid professional and financial growth opportunities.  This is an outstanding opportunity for the right candidate to achieve continued growth and success.  The ideal candidate will portray strong interpersonal and communication skills, excellent organizational and time management skills and exceptional attention to detail.

 

This position is located at the Enterprise San Diego Regional Headquarters in Miramar.

 

**This is a full-time position and apart from religious observances, must be available to work 40 hours/week, Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm.

Responsibilities

Starting as a Staff Accountant, you will be exposed to basic accounting procedures and principles ranging from accounts payable and receivable systems to financial statement, preparation, and analysis.

  • Basic accounting procedures and principles
  • Prepare financial statements
  • Assemble back reconciliation and account schedules
  • Establish effective communication lines with other departments
  • Partner with assigned departments on cost containment and Group initiatives
  • Maintain a regular and reliable level of attendance and punctuality
  • Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned

At Enterprise, you will have the chance to run your own financial operation and provide balance to the marketing and operational pieces of our business. We offer a comprehensive development program where you will work closely with sales and marketing, human resources, procurement, and more to produce excellence in customer service, growth strategies, operating efficiencies, and profitability.
As your understanding of our business grows and your ability to make solid business decisions develops, you will soon take on a supervisory role within a business management team. How fast you progress is completely up to you. With our entrepreneurial philosophy, there is truly nothing holding you back.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veterans

 

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be at least 18 years old.
  • Must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • Must have an intermediate level of proficiency with Microsoft Office products (i.e. Outlook, Excel, Word, etc.).
  • Apart from religious observances, must be available to work full-time, 40 hours/week Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm.
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States and not require work authorization sponsorship by our company for this position now or in the future.
  • Willingness to relocate for future opportunities.

 

Additional desired skills/competencies include:

  • Commitment to continued education and/or certification (CMA, CPA, MBA)
  • Excellent time-management, organization, and follow-up skills
  • Team player with a positive attitude
  • Strength in communication, problem solving, and customer service
  • Proven leadership abilities and demonstrated training/development of others
  • Proven analytical skills and decision making abilities
  • Interested in becoming a future Business Manager
  • Must be flexible to relocate outside local area/state within a 1-3 year period to accept potential promotional opportunities.

Economist Job Postings with U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Our federal agency just posted a job announcement for two Industrial Price field economist positions with us here in Los Angeles (or San Francisco).  Below is the link on USAJobs:

DE-18-SF-BLS-034

https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/500329300

Please let any current or former UCI economics graduates know about these varied and interesting jobs with us!

Mathematica Policy Research Position Opportunities

Mathematica Policy Research (MPR), a social policy and research firm headquartered in Princeton, NJ. We are interested in recruiting recent alumni’s from your school for various positions. Please see below the positions that we have open and looking to fill immediately.

Please review and distribute to your graduated and alumni accordingly.   We will be reviewing applications in the upcoming weeks, so please encourage any students that are interested in the position to apply as soon as possible.

Survey Research Associate in our Chicago, IL office

 https://careers.mathematica-mpr.com/job/chicago/survey-associate/727/7999088

International Research Assistant in our Princeton, NJ or Seattle, WA offices

https://careers.mathematica-mpr.com/job/princeton/international-research-assistant/727/8148125

Pricing Associate in our Princeton, NJ office

https://careers.mathematica-mpr.com/job/princeton/pricing-associate/727/7068149About Us_Page_1.jpgAbout Us_Page_2.jpg

 

 

Research Associate Job Posting

The Staff Research Associate will work closely with the department Director and research associates to perform a variety of tasks including (but not limited to) cleaning and analyzing data, conducting semi-structured interviews (with guidance), reviewing and abstracting published literature, reviewing and abstracting relevant data from case files and databases, coding data elements, and creating summary charts and tables for inclusion in reports. The research associate will participate in making important contributions to the research studies and adhere to the goals of the assigned research programs. Other duties within scope of description.

Job posting: https://jobs.ucsd.edu/bulletin/job.aspx?cat=new&jobnum_in=93599

Yonder Dynamics: Sponsorship Outreach Member

Calling all outgoing students! Are you looking for a business position

in a student-run organization? Yonder Dynamics is the place for you!

We are an on-campus student organization that participates in the

University Rover Challenge, a robotics competition that challenges

teams like ours to design and build the next generation of Mars

rovers.

Our organization is currently recruiting a Sponsor Outreach Member to

join our business sub-team. We are looking for an enthusiastic

individual with excellent communication skills to be capable of

reaching out to new sponsors. You would also handle student

organization funds of about $15,000. Experience is preferred, but not

necessary. Our org members are here to lead you every step of the way

and are very willing to train you. What we want from you is

reliability and the desire to learn.

If you are interested, please fill out this Google form as soon as possible:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf6xNAjyoHXwxcpEpPxE_JizVcEkasNZtsj58MKgr7JB_etKA/viewform

 

If you have any questions, send them to yonder.dynamics@gmail.com

 

If you would like more information on our organization, check out our

> media links:

> https://www.yonderdynamics.space/#intro-1

> https://www.facebook.com/yonderdynamics/

> https://www.instagram.com/yonderdynamics/

> https://twitter.com/yonderdynamics

We look forward to hearing back from you!

The Washington Center — Job Posting

The Washington Center for Equitable Growth is a research and grant-making organization that engages with academics and policymakers to better understand and address the effects of economic inequality. A core component of Equitable Growth’s mission includes providing grants to academic economists and social scientists to support new research on inequality, mobility, growth, and related issues.

We recently posted several new positions, and we are hoping you or your colleagues may know the right candidate to round out our growing team!

Research Assistant (2 Openings)

Research Assistant to the Executive Director

Policy Analyst