Summer Scholar - Business Analyst, Strategy & Operations, Consulting - Northwestern

This summer, jump start your career and take your business skills to the next level when you join Deloitte Consulting LLP’s Strategy & Operations practice. We’re looking for a sharp, critical thinker with a gift for analysis to help us review clients’ business issues and develop and implement actionable recommendations. In this role, you’ll work side by side with talented leaders and examine how they think about strategic choices to help drive the quality and success of clients’ organizational strategies.

Work you’ll do

As a Business Analyst Summer Scholar you’ll be assigned to one or more client projects and will collaborate with team members to help dynamic, market-leading client organizations tackle their complex business problems and drive tangible results. You’ll assist in outlining the requirements of clients’ projects and programs and help make presentations that communicate research and strategy in an easy-to-understand, visually attractive way. Bring your creativity and innovative problem-solving skills to take on a variety of finance, strategy, marketing, and operations challenges. During your internship, you’ll broaden your consulting and leadership skills while developing your network of fellow students and Deloitte professionals.

How you’ll grow

During this challenging and inspiring learning experience, you’ll gain first-hand insights into technical skills, critical professional behaviors, standards, and mindsets needed to be effective as a strategy consultant. You’ll work with a wide variety of talented strategic leaders and learn how to develop, implement, and measure innovative strategies, tackle real-world business issues head-on, and experience first-hand the day-to-day challenges and opportunities of this exciting career. Summer Scholars will also be invited to participate in the Consulting Summer Scholar Internship Conference hosted during the summer at Deloitte University. Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center.

Qualifications

  • Pursuing a degree in business, finance, engineering, economics, accounting or related field (junior standing)
  • Strong academic track record (minimum GPA of 3.5)
  • Ability to participate full-time for a 10-week internship (June to August 2016)
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to share finding with others
  • Ability to work independently and within a team culture
  • Willingness to travel
  • U.S. Citizenship and ability to obtain U.S. Security Clearance (Federal Practice only)

The team

Our Strategy & Operations professionals offer insightful recommendations and data-fueled strategies to help our clients address some of their most complex business issues. We are a diverse and talented team that supports a collaborative culture and delivers value through the application of strategy and process improvement. We tackle our clients’ organizational strategy, financial management, supply management, innovation, and growth issues and help to enhance their business performance, productivity, and long-term profitability. Join us and help in designing our clients’ roadmap to the future. Learn more about our S&O Consulting practice.

Deloitte’s culture

Our positive and supportive culture encourages our people to do their best work every day. We celebrate individuals by recognizing their uniqueness and offering them the flexibility to make daily choices that can help them to be healthy, centered, confident, and aware. We offer well-being programs and are continuously looking for new ways to maintain a culture where our people excel and lead healthy, happy lives. Learn more about Life at Deloitte.

Corporate citizenship

Deloitte is led by a purpose: to make an impact that matters. This purpose defines who we are and extends to relationships with our clients, our people and our communities. We believe that business has the power to inspire and transform. We focus on education, giving, skill-based volunteerism, and leadership to help drive positive social impact in our communities. Learn more about Deloitte’s impact on the world.

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Requisition code: S16NWUCI17SEPEO-SO


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