Accounting & Finance – Financial Services Group – Intern (Hermitage) Summer 2017
We are looking for enthusiastic interns who are eager to learn about how a professional services firm manages various elements of their accounting and finance processes. You will enhance your understanding of accounting and finance by observing and participating in various activities of the Deloitte U.S. Firms. As an intern, you will work with diverse groups of professionals, gain first-hand exposure to the tools, processes, and services we provide in ensuring the accuracy of records.
Work you’ll do
As an intern, you will have the opportunity to work in one of the following Accounting & Finance groups where you will be exposed to a variety of responsibilities outlined below:
Financial Reporting and General Ledger group: Assist with reporting requirements such as the 2017 Annual Report, Function Specific Subsidiary Annual Statements, Global Reporting, Mexico Reporting, prepare periodic journal entries, assist the team with responding to questions received from the field related to journal entry processing or financial reporting, and update or write procedural documents and process flows.
Payroll Processing and Tax group: Assist in the preparation of Deloitte’s biweekly Employee and Partner payrolls, use Analytical skills to research and identify issues at the Firm and Employee level, assist in the gathering of data, making deposits and preparing tax returns for multiple companies in multiple locations, and gain first-hand experience to our Fiscal and Personnel Year End Process.
International Accounting group: Gain valuable experience in the areas of Interfirm Accounting and Expatriate Accounting through setting up interfirm customers/vendors, updating or writing procedural documents and process flows, responding to questions received from member firms or other US Firms personnel, conducting internal control reviews and recommending improvements, review and approve expatriate expenses, and perform periodic reconciliations of accounts.
Financial Applications Support Team: Finance is implementing the SAP S/4 Hana system in the fall. This role will assist in preparing for go-live by performing testing, data validation, and other tasks as needed.
The Accounting and Finance team serves a variety of roles:
Our Financial Reporting and General Ledger team plays a key role in the maintenance and support of the financial general ledger including the review and posting of transactions, company and account structure and aggregation of data. Our team members oversee the periodic financial closing cycle and the production of the U.S. Firms’ financial statements.
Our Payroll & Personnel Solutions team works to ensure accurate biweekly payrolls and timely tax payments. Our team members work collaboratively with other Deloitte colleagues, various tax Agencies and Third Party Vendors.
Our International Accounting team is a diverse group of individuals with a passion for excellence. We are a trusted business advisor to our clients who look to us for help managing the current business climate and direction for the future. We drive quality and process improvement through collaboration and implementation of technology.
Our Financial Applications Support Team is committed to providing unparalleled customer service, expertise, and foresight to support and protect the interest of the Finance Channel by having broad and in-depth knowledge of the financial products we support, coupled with a strong technical understanding of the software development life cycle and industry best practices. This enables us to assist our partners/customers with designing, developing, and implementing quality products that are effective and efficient.
- Candidate for a bachelor’s or master’s degree in accounting
- Excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills
- Experience working with Excel, Word and Power Point; experience with SharePoint is a plus
- Ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team in a fast-paced environment
- Action-oriented and ability to manage and meet deadlines
- Strong academic track record (minimum 3.4 GPA)
How you’ll grow
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