Deloitte Advisory Consultant - TR Technology Risk - LSU (Summer 2018 Intern) in Houston, Texas
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Do you thrive in times of disruption? Have a drive to be a part of the technology revolution and a passion for turning challenges and opportunities into long-term competitive advantages? As a Technology Risk Intern at Deloitte Advisory, you ll have the opportunity to gain valuable hands-on experience working alongside leading professionals across diverse industries while building your professional skills in a variety of project experiences. You ll be involved in helping our clients identify and understand technology risk as businesses change, analyze and improve the effectiveness of governance and financial and operational control processes, offer recommendations to improve operations, and assist clients with enterprise and compliance activities.
Work you ll do
As an Intern, you will have the opportunity to work on multiple project opportunities leveraging your business or technology degree to help our clients more confidently make decisions to drive performance. In our Technology Risk service area, we help our clients embrace change, grow their business, accelerate performance and emerge resilient following periods of crisis or controversy. Your experiences could include working with clients to assess and manage risk, inspect accounting systems and controls for improvement opportunities, leveraging our methodologies to improve our clients information technology controls or technology risk management programs, and/or participate in the development or execution of internal audit strategic plans
We are strategic thinkers and technology experts who help our clients transform unpredictable business issues into opportunities for growth and long-term competitive advantage. Our professionals focus on information systems and technology that manage risk and/or drives operational, financial and regulatory compliance processes; as well as solutions that manage the risk associated with the information technology itself. Learn more about our Advisory practice at Deloitte.
The following undergraduate or master s degrees will be considered:
o Business: Business Administration or Accounting with a concentration in Information Systems, Computer Science, Math, Finance; Masters in Accounting or Information Systems
o Technology: Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, Data Analytics, Math, Engineering, Supply Chain Management
Demonstrated proficiency in verbal communication skills, professional presence, and written communication skills essential to interacting with clients and teams
Relevant work experience (e.g., internships, summer positions, school jobs)
Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects/assignments/responsibilities in a fast-paced environment
Demonstrated problem solving and critical thinking skills
Ability to quickly and concisely research and collect data from unique places
Ability to synthesize data and convey information in a meaningful way
A strong understanding of Windows Based systems and proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
Travel up to 75% may be required, dependent on role and location
Strong academic track record (minimum GPA of 3.2)
How you ll grow
Throughout the course of the internship program, you will receive formal and informal mentorship and training. You will have access to learning opportunities to help foster and accelerate your development of new skills and capabilities. Beyond the formal training, you will work with talented professionals and have the chance to ask questions and gain valuable hands-on experience while working on client engagements. Interns will also be invited to participate in an Advisory Internship Conference hosted during the summer at Deloitte University.Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center.
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