Deloitte Tax Consultant, Tax Management Consulting - University of Texas (Spring 2020 Intern) in Houston, Texas

We re looking for highly-motivated, innovative thinkers with a background in technology to join our tax consulting team. If you enjoy a challenge and thrive in a dynamic environment, then you may be the right fit for our tax internship program. During the internship, you ll gain first-hand knowledge of the day-to-day responsibilities that come with this exciting and rewarding career. You will receive mentorship and guidance from Deloitte professionals and have the opportunity to assist clients in tackling the challenges of multi-jurisdictional tax operations, including tax compliance, reporting, and risk management for direct and indirect taxes.

Work you ll do

As an intern, you ll work with diverse and talented teams to help clients better understand their processes, technology, and resourcing models as well as global co-sourcing and outsourcing capabilities. You ll help assess clients current organizational capabilities and use data to create a roadmap for transformation and develop new standard for effective practice in tax processes, controls, and output. Projects may include interviewing clients, documenting results from workshops, determining tax requirements, researching tax issues, and helping to translate the tax requirements into technology solutions for the client.

The team

Our Tax Management Consulting Team (TMC) helps clients tax departments improve their tax functions. We re committed to finding new methods and processes to take clients current tax departments to the next level of performance. Our TMC team is aligned with other Deloitte consultants around the world and includes industry, tax, organizational, change management, technology, and compliance specialists who will work with clients to align their tax strategy with their global business operations. Read more about Deloitte Tax Management Consulting. at http://www2.deloitte.com/us/en/pages/tax/solutions/tax-mangement-consulting.html

Qualifications

Required

Currently pursuing a Bachelor or Masters degree in accounting, taxation, information systems, technology, finance or economics or related field

Strong academic track record (minimum GPA of 3.2)

Demonstrated interest in and aptitude for technology

Ability to prioritize tasks, work on multiple assignments, and manage assignments in a team environment

Relevant technology work experience (e.g. internships, summer positions, school jobs)

Demonstrated leadership, problem solving, and strong verbal and written communication skills

Up to 85% travel required

How you ll grow

Throughout the course of the internship program, you ll receive formal and informal mentorship and training. Our Tax Intern training program provides a view both into the technical skills as well as critical professional behaviors, standards, and mindsets required to make the most of your internship. The program includes team-based hands-on exercises and activities. Beyond the formal training, you will meet 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 a Tax Internship Conference hosted during the summer at Deloitte University. Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center. at https://deloitte.zoomforth.com/du#home

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