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Deloitte Consulting, Summer Scholar – Project Analyst, Application Deadline, BTT Gateway Job ID 7741

Tue, April 1, 2014

Deloitte is one of the leading professional services organizations in the United States, specializing in audit, tax, consulting, and financial advisory services with clients in more than 20 industries. We provide powerful business solutions to some of the world’s most well-known and respected companies, including more than 75 percent of the Fortune 100. 

At Deloitte, you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you’ll have the chance to give back to your community, make a positive impact on the environment, participate in a range of diversity and inclusion initiatives, and find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career. Our commitment to individual choice lets you customize aspects of your career path, your educational opportunities and your benefits. And our culture of innovation means your ideas on how to improve our business and your clients’ will be heard. 

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Deloitte Consulting LLP is one of the world’s leading management consulting firms for executable strategy, operations, technology, and human capital advisory services. The consulting Practice is built around integrated core capabilities – people, process and technology and industry expertise – the capabilities needed to help clients to tackle their most complex challenges. 

Summer Scholar – Project Analyst, Deloitte Consulting LLP 

What do you want in a career? Do you want a team environment that supports and cultivates your professional and personal growth? Are you looking for an opportunity that provides challenging work while utilizing your skills, and building your knowledge? If so becoming a Summer Scholar and participating in our Project Controller Summer Scholar Program could be your best move. 

The Project Controller Practice is essential to delivering quality client service. Project Controllers (PC) are smart, talented finance professionals responsible for analyzing and reporting on financial results. They are client service professionals who specialize in project and account operations on engagements. PCs provide engagement management knowledge for the entire project team by assisting with the organizational and logistical aspects of projects. Their greatest value, however, is in the understanding and application of engagement business and financial processes both to individual projects and to client accounts. The Project Controller Summer Scholar Program is a great opportunity for rising (undergraduate) Seniors to gain work experience and learn more about the PC Practice. 

Summer Scholars are responsible for supporting one or more consulting teams through successful management of the financial analysis and reconciliation process and the implementation of project management controls. On any given assignment, you may be responsible for: 

•performing internal and client financial analysis 
•budget and forecasting analysis 
•tracking and monitoring project financial metrics 
•maintaining compliance with firm policies 
•financial reconciliations 
•supporting the production of management reports 
•conducting variance analysis 
•managing project billing and receivables process 
•assisting with the execution of project management office (PMO) functional tasks 
•presenting analyses, discussing recommendations and providing project financial advice to PC lead 
•understanding and utilizing standard processes for project management, quality management, and risk management 

As a Summer Scholar you will have multiple opportunities to be active in the community and your local office through a variety of volunteer activities such as IMPACT Day and other community service initiatives. 

You will initially have the opportunity to attend our PC School for Summer Scholars, which is designed to help you begin building your network of PC Practice colleagues. This School provides you with opportunities to better understand your new role as well as develop your knowledge and the skills critical to your performance. To keep your career development on track and to help steer your continued growth, we provide you with ongoing mentoring and counseling, additional professional training, and a rigorous performance management and evaluation process. Your career advancement within our organization is dependent on your performance and demonstrated ability, not length of employment. 


Competitive candidates for the PC Summer Scholar position should be pursuing an undergraduate degree, with a graduation date between December 2014 and June 2015. In addition competitive candidates will possess the following: 

•Strong academic performance and involvement in extracurricular activities; a minimum 3.2 cumulative GPA and equal or stronger performance in your major(s) is strongly preferred 
•Understanding of fundamental accounting and finance principles 
•Experience, interest and aptitude in finance and/or accounting 
•Demonstrated leadership abilities 
•Demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks and address problems creatively 
•Ability to work effectively, both independently/self-directed and as a member of a team 
•Excellent written and oral communication skills 
•Attention to detail and timeliness in delivering on commitments 
•Skilled in problem solving, decision making, and conflict resolution 
•Ability to work in fast-paced environment 
•Ability and willingness to travel; frequency is dependent on the office location and project assignments 
•Solid working knowledge of MS Office Programs - Excel, PowerPoint, Word, and Outlook 

Academic Focus 

We are seeking candidates who have demonstrated exceptional performance in these and other related majors: 

• Accountikng 
• Finance 
• Economics 
• Business Management

To submit an application/profile for this position you will need to submit your resume and cover letter to your campus career center (BTT Gateway) and to the Deloitte career site at In addition, you will need to submit your unofficial transcript to the Deloitte career site. 

To submit your application on the Deloitte website, please visit 
•To apply directly for the Summer Scholar Project Analyst, Consulting – University of Texas at Austin position, enter the requisition S14UTACI15JULTM-PC number in the keyword field and click the Search Jobs button. 
•Select the link for this position, and then click the Apply Online button 
•Finally, you will be asked to register or login if you have previously created an account. Complete the profile for this position. 
•When creating your personal profile on our site, please select "University Recruiting" for Source Type and "Campus" for University Recruiting. 
•If you have previously created a profile on Deloitte’s website, you can use the same log-in information as before.

Application Deadline 2/21. See BTT Gateway Job ID 7741

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