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Accounting Intern

Date: Nov 22, 2022

Location: Bonita Springs, Florida, United States

Company: Herc Rentals

Req #: 47421

Herc Rentals Inc. is a premier, full-service equipment rental firm – providing our customers the equipment, services and solutions they need to achieve optimal performance safely, efficiently and effectively. A pioneer of the equipment rental industry, Herc Rentals continues to evolve and grow through technological innovations, expanded product offerings and value-added services and consultative solutions to support its customers’ projects. 


With more than 55 years of equipment rental expertise, approximately 5,600 employees and approximately 312 company-operated locations across North America, Herc Rentals serves a broad range of end markets, including construction; industrial operations, refineries and petrochemical operations; governmental entities and contractors; disaster recovery and remediation; infrastructure; railroad operations; utilities; film, television, live entertainment and special event production; agricultural operations; and facilities management..



Short Description

Opportunity to develop your Accounting skills by supporting the Herc Rentals accounting and finance teams. Participate in various projects in the accounting close and reporting cycle by assisting in the preparation of journal entries, process refinement, internal control documentation, system implementations, and other finance related initiatives.


  • Learn about the company’s accounting cycle, including balance sheet account reconciliations, journal entries, internal controls, and financial analysis
  • Learn about other accounting and finance functions including: General Ledger Accounting, Order to Cash, External Reporting, Financial Planning and Analysis, Tax, Internal Audit, Finance Business Partners, and Treasury
  • Prepares internal reports by gathering and analyzing information from the general ledger system and from other systems
  • Analyzes information by developing spreadsheet reports and verifying information
  • Prepares general ledger entries by maintaining records and reconciling accounts
  • Answers accounting and financial questions by researching and interpreting data
  • Understands and maintains Sarbanes Oxley internal control compliance
  • Understands financial reporting requirements
  • Project work as assigned

Educational Background

Pursuing a bachelor’s or master’s degree in Accounting or Finance with an Accounting focus

Conditions of Employment

Currently enrolled in at a university with a minimum GPA of 2.5/3.0 in major
Completed a minimum of 9 credit hours in Accounting major coursework or similar.
Microsoft Office skills including Excel, Word, and Powerpoint


Our long-term strategy underscores the understanding that our success depends on the dedication and capability of our team members. We are focused on attracting, retaining and empowering talented and dedicated people to build the best team in the equipment rental industry. We also seek to build a team that reflects the variety of people, cultures and communities we interact with every day and to create an inclusive, productive environment in which all team members feel valued and respected.


Herc Rentals provides an excellent compensation and benefits package, which includes a competitive salary, retirement savings plan, tuition reimbursement, comprehensive medical, dental, vision care, life insurance coverage, paid vacation and holidays. 


Herc does not discriminate in employment based on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, political affiliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factors.

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