Deloitte Academic Year Intern - Project Analyst Program, Consulting - Georgia State University in Atlanta, Georgia
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Deloitte Consulting LLP is one of the world's leadingmanagement consulting organizations for executable strategy, operations,technology, and human capital advisory services. The consulting practice isbuilt around integrated core capabilities - people, process and technology andindustry specialization - the capabilities needed to help clients to tackletheir most complex challenges.
Deloitte Consulting's Project Controller Practice is comprised of clientservice professionals specializing in account and engagement economics, riskmitigation, profitability optimization and compliance services throughout thefull project lifecycle, from the pursuit phase through project closeout.Project Controllers support client engagement team(s) by assisting with initiatingand controlling financial and organizational aspects of projects. Theirgreatest value is in the understanding and application of engagement businessand financial processes both to individual projects and to client accounts.
Are you looking for an opportunity to get hands-on experience in a financialrole with client facing components? If so, theProject Controller AcademicYear Programoffers an opportunity to develop your finance and accountingskills with the potential to extend into a Summer Scholar role. During thisexciting learning experience, you ll work side-by-side with your PC team eitherin the office or at the client site to provide valuable deliverables to theproject teams, helping to keep the clients project on schedule and withinbudget and scope. You ll also utilize project team communications to understandtheir needs and assist in the formation of business strategies. Join us, andgain first-hand insights into the day-to-day tasks and opportunities at theDeloitte Project Controller practice.
Work you ll do
As anAcademic Year Internin our Project Controller practice, you'llteam and collaborate with other controllers to help assist Deloitte projectmanagers in maintaining compliance with clients policies, perform internalfinancial analysis, including budgeting, forecasting, and cost varianceanalysis in addition to managing projects billing and receivables process.You'll also monitor project performance and determine improvement areas byanalyzing key performance indicators. On any given assignment, you may help toimprove internal processes and directly communicate strategies and analyticalresults with your Project Controller team to help keep projects on track andwithin the scope of cost.
Our Project Controller practice helps clients define what they need and how itcan be delivered. Using advanced financial, budgeting, and forecastingtechniques we provide realistic cost estimates that account for projects phases, people, materials, hardware, and software. We produce the best- andworst-case estimates using leading-edge project and client management softwareto help keep clients projects on track and on cost. We manage risk byperforming financial analysis and reconciliations to keep project variances incheck. You will work in a team composed of management, both senior and juniorstaff along with team members in India. This team dynamic provides uniqueperspectives that will enable you to grow as a financial advisor and gain awell-rounded insight into the Project Controller practice.
Pursing a Bachelor degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Business Management or related area (junior standing)
Strong academic track record (minimum GPA of 3.2)
Rising college Senior or academic equivalent
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
Strong oral and written communication skills, including excellent presentation skills
Ability to work effectively, both independently and as a member of a team
Attention to detail and ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
Ability to "think outside the box" while identifying problems and developing creative solutions
Willingness to travel
How you ll grow
As a new Analyst PC, your first years will provide you with education,experience, and exposure to opportunities that will help you build your futurewith us. At the start, you ll have the chance to attend our new hire school forproject controllers. There you ll begin to build your network of projectcontroller colleagues, better understand your role, and develop the knowledgeand skills that are critical to your success. Along the way, you ll also haveaccess to mentoring, counselling, and training opportunities to help foster andaccelerate your development of new skills and capabilities.Learn more about the Analyst PC program.
At Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people atevery level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do theirbest work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believethere s always room to learn. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills inaddition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world.From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs at DeloitteUniversity, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue togrow throughout their career.Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center.
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