Deloitte Academic Year Intern – Engagement Controller, Consulting- Boston University in Kansas City, Missouri
OurEngagement Controllerpractice helps clients define what they need and how it can be delivered. We work with clients to define their projects scope in as much detail as possible using advanced financial, budgeting, and forecasting techniques. We provide realistic cost estimates that account for projects phases and activities, people, materials, hardware, and software and produce the best- and worst-case estimates using leading-edge project and client management software to keep clients projects on track and on cost.
Work You ll Do
As an Academic Year Intern in our Engagement Controller practice, you'll team and collaborate with other controllers to help assist Deloitte project managers in maintaining compliance with clients policies, perform internal financial analysis, including budgeting, forecasting, and cost variance analysis in addition to managing projects billing and receivables process. You'll also monitor project performance and determine improvement areas by analyzing key performance indicators. On any given assignment, you may help to improve internal processes and directly communicate strategies and analytical results with your Engagement Controller team to help keep projects on track and within the scope of cost. This person should have strong analytical and critical thinking skills with the ability to solve complex problems and communicate findings.
OurEngagementController practice helps client define what they need and how it can be delivered. We work with senior leadership to define their projects scope in as much detail as possible. Using advanced financial, budgeting, and forecasting techniques we provide realistic cost estimates that account for projects phases, people, materials, hardware, and software. We produce the best- and worst-case estimates using leading-edge project and client management software to help keep clients projects on track and on budget. We manage risk by performing financial analysis and reconciliations to keep project variances in check. You will work in a team composed of management, senior and junior staff, along with team members in India. This team dynamic provides unique perspectives that will enable you to give the most effective recommendations to Deloitte engagement management.
Junior standing in a full-time academic program with a target graduation date between December 2019 and June 2020
Pursing a Bachelor degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Business Management or related area
Strong academic track record(minimum GPA of 3.2)
Availability to work January through April, 16-24 hours/week for 2-3 days over the course of the internship (10-12 weeks)
Solid understanding of fundamental accounting and finance principles
Experience with Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Excel
Ability to travel 80-100%
How You ll Grow
As a new EC Analyst, your first years will provide you with education, experience, and exposure to opportunities that will help you build your future with us. At the start, you ll have the chance to attend our new hire school for Engagement Controllers. There you ll begin to build your network of EC colleagues, better understand your role, and develop the knowledge and skills that are critical to your success. Along the way, you ll also have access to mentoring, counselling, and training opportunities to help foster and accelerate your development of new skills and capabilities. Learn more about the EC program. at http://www2.deloitte.com/us/en/pages/careers/articles/join-deloitte-project-controller-analyst.html
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