Deloitte Research and Innovation Intern – Deloitte Leader Development & Performance (Summer 2019) - Detroit MI, Chicago IL, Austin TX in Austin, Texas
At Deloitte, we know that our people are the biggest differentiator of our client services and being a leader in the talent market is critical to our success. We are seeking an intern to support our Leader Development and Performance Team through research and practical application of technologies. An internship with LD&P will give you access to Deloitte s Talent thought leaders and an opportunity to form a perspective on the biggest new hire challenges. The internship will also provide you a chance to expand project management, research, writing, and critical thinking skills.
Work you ll do
The Deloitte US Firms brings in more than 30,000 newcomers each year. As our newcomer population becomes more diverse, our ability to innovate and leverage relevant technology solutions is a priority. The more we innovate, the greater our need for proof points to inform our investment decisions. As an intern, you will plan and coordinate research efforts necessary to identify and evaluate solutions. You will also inform technology design and development efforts based on relevant internal and external research. You will build conclusions that support a point of view and recommendation.
Specific deliverables for this role include:
Define and manage a research and innovation project plan across internal and external teams
Compile new and existing data sets to share with analytics teams
Analyze data using advanced statistical techniques and tell a story with the results
Prepare recommendations for newcomer technology informed by internal and external research
Our LD&P Team provides a wide range of performance and development experiences for professionals that are designed to bring out the best in every person, and the best in every team. We are a group of strategic thinkers who look toward continual innovation and improvement as key drivers of transformative change that will enable us to keep pace with the needs of our business and our people.
Graduate level coursework in I/O Psychology or Organizational Behavior; must be currently enrolled or completed
Must demonstrate excellent attention to detail
Superior communications skills, both written and oral
Experience conducting research, preferably in an applied setting
Ability to work independently; develop project plans and communicate status; research and collect data from unique places
Ability to get along with a diverse group of professionals in a highly dynamic atmosphere
Strong understanding of all Microsoft Office products (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
Flexibility and adaptability
Strong analytical, problem solving, and critical thinking skills; ability to think creatively
Build relationships and credibility with internal clients by demonstrating consultative skills
Ideally will exhibit an interest in leveraging technology to shape behavior
How you ll grow
Throughout the internship program, we want to give you a true taste of life at Deloitte. That means a lot of support - both formal and informal - right from the start. Guided by coaches and mentors who can help you to learn more about Deloitte and your opportunities, you'll gain real-world experience working on meaningful projects. Beyond this exposure to real life projects, the program also delivers a variety of national and local learning and networking events. Our regularly scheduled learning and networking opportunities are designed to help you develop technical and leadership skills and help you begin building your professional network. Learn more about the internship program. at https://www2.deloitte.com/us/en/pages/careers/articles/join-deloitte-internal-services-internship.html
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As used in this document, Deloitte means Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries. Please see www.deloitte.com/us/about for a detailed description of the legal structure of Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.