Thursday, April 24, 2014

Accounting and Operations Intern - 4GreenPs



Position Title:  Accounting and Operations Intern

Employer: 4GreenPs

4GreenPs is an award-winning strategic marketing firm that connects green brands with mainstream consumers and creates sustainability communications programs for leading companies. Learn more at:

Type of Internship: Earn school credit OR minimum wage

Location:  Bethesda Green, 4825 Cordell Avenue, Bethesda MD 20814

Position Description:  Accounting & Operations Intern will work closely with the business owner to:  

  • Develop financial statements for the firm.
  • Determine best roadmap for 4GreenPs as it relates to various women-owned business certifications (e.g. WOSB/WBENC), lead application process. 
  • Evaluate best cash management/line of credit programs. 
  • Contribute to financial and operations section of company’s business plan. 
  • Find opportunities for savings.

This is an ideal position for someone with solid financial skills looking to transition to the green sector and/or to learn about the ins and outs of running a small business. 

The ideal candidate will have the following attributes/skills:

  • Undergraduate degree, MBA students preferred 
  • Experience as public company staff accountant or accounting firm experience.
  • Prior experience assembling financial statements. 
  • Interest in renewable energy, sustainability, organic foods, and green business. 
  • Attention to detail but with a good sense of the big picture. 
  • A good sense of humor.
  • Ability to negotiate typical entrepreneurial challenges.
  • Willingness to switch direction as necessary and be a bit of jack of all trades.

Requested Start Date: Availability for work beginning in June, with the potential to start immediately.  

Hours per week:  10

Duration: Potential to continue through fall as mutually desired.



Name: Lynn Anne Miller
Email: lynn at 4greenps dot com
Phone: 301 529 2403




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