Accounting Summer Intern


The Express Summer Internship Program is a 10-week paid program that offers undergraduate Juniors and Seniors the opportunity to work with and learn from experienced professionals while gaining exposure to various aspects of a retail fashion company. The Summer Intern class will include students interested in hands-on experience in an area of interest and exposure to cross-functional collaboration as well as gaining valuable professional development.

The 2023 program runs from June 5th to August 11th, and positions will be available in our Columbus, Ohio headquarters.


  • Work alongside Express' Accounting professionals and cross-functional partners
  • Analyze and reconcile store level cash, credit card and gift card activity
  • Analyze Accounts Payable and assist in invoice processing and payment creation, manual expense report auditing, and real estate check reconciliation
  • Assist in Financial Reporting: balance sheet account reconciliations, monthly process and journal entry audits
  • Inventory Control: Assist with physical inventory reconciliation and analysis as well as tracking of vendor fabric commitments
  • Other ad hoc accounting assignments as needed

Key Attributes
  • Interested in a career in fashion retail or a specialized department
  • Curious and eager to learn
  • Motivated self-starter
  • Mature, responsible, reliable
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong computer skills -Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Strong communication skills

  • Availability to work full time (40 hours per week)
  • Preferred GPA at or above 3.2


As an equal opportunity employer, Express does not discriminate in hiring or terms and conditions of employment on the basis of any federal, state, or locally protected class. Express only hires individuals authorized for employment in the United States.

Notification to Agencies: Please note that Express does not accept unsolicited resumes or calls from third-party recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement and approval from HR to submit resumes for a specific requisition, Express will not consider or approve payment to any third-parties for hires made.