Job Details

Requisition Number 20-0037
Post Date 1/21/2020
Title Summer 2020 Intern to Board Member Rebekah G. Jurata
Division Board and Executive Staff
PT/FT Full Time
City Washington
State DC

Our Mission

The PCAOB oversees the audits of public companies and SEC-registered brokers and dealers in order to protect investors and further the public interest in the preparation of informative, accurate, and independent audit reports.

Job Description

The office of PCAOB Board Member Rebekah Goshorn Jurata has a full-time internship position available in its Washington, DC headquarters office. This key role provides support to Board Member Jurata and her professional staff by analyzing developments in the auditing profession and conducting research, including legal research.


  • Conduct research and prepare memoranda on various topics;
  • Stay informed of trends and current events related to auditing policy and accounting;
  • Maintain high standards of confidentiality with respect to all matters and documents;
  • Assist with research and development of speech topics;
  • Ensure a high level of accuracy in all details; and
  • Perform other duties and special projects as needed.


  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college;
  • Law student currently in their first or second year of an accredited law school;
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills;
  • Proficient with Microsoft software applications, legal research databases such as LexisNexis® or Westlaw®, as well as the internet;
  • Ability to organize and meet deadlines;
  • Willingness to work as a team member; and
  • Ability to be flexible, work independently and be self-motivated.

Our Values

The PCAOB encourages a spirit of cooperation and teamwork, and fosters an environment of professional growth where employees can exercise their leadership ability, creativity, technical competence, and public interest focus in helping the PCAOB fulfill its mission.

Equal Employment Opportunity

All PCAOB employees are entitled to equal opportunity and a professional work environment, free of discrimination and harassment. A workplace free of discrimination is fundamental to professional success and to the PCAOB's mission. The PCAOB will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable law.