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University of Puerto Rico Assurance Intern Winter/Spring 2018

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Line of Service:   Assurance
Job Type:   Full Time
Travel Requirements:   0-20%
Office Locations:   San Juan
Req ID:   97061BR
Position Type:   Intern CS
PwC/LOS Overview
Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading firm that services clients that include the Fortune 500, and will give you the experience and exposure you need to build your career and personal brand? If you are, then PwC US (PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP and its subsidiaries) may be the firm for you.

We're a member of the PwC network of firms located in 157 countries with more than 184,000 people who are committed to delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. PwC US helps organizations and individuals create the value for which they are looking.

Our professionals are at the heart of our business strategy and success by bringing personal and professional experiences; we understand that our business is impacted by a person's personal and professional lives.

PwC US recruits top talent with traditional and nontraditional backgrounds, with a focus on diversity and inclusion, so that we continue to build PwC US as a great place to work. Our people are armed with the tools-including enriching professional experiences, everyday coaching, timely and productive feedback, and high-quality learning and development opportunities-to deliver each day. We are committed to building lasting relationships and delivering value to our clients. Learn more about us at www.pwc.com/us

Our Assurance practice collaborates with clients, so that the financial information they report to the investing public and other stakeholders is clear and reliable. When we fulfill our role as Assurance professionals, by standing firm on quality and integrity, we have a direct impact on how well the world's capital market system functions. Our Assurance professionals are constantly challenged to learn more in order to provide our clients with the highest quality services. This learning takes place through interaction on the job with colleagues and clients, formal training programs, and the insights provided by mentors and coaches. PwC is all about our people, encouraging high performance and quality.

Join us and we will help you implement a successful career strategy, as you explore the many career opportunities in PwC Assurance.

Job Description
PricewaterhouseCoopers' Core Assurance group organizes around industries to share the latest research and points of view on emerging industry trends, develop industry-specific performance benchmarks based upon global best practices, and share methodologies and approaches in complex areas such as financial instruments and tax provisioning. In addition, our network is available to collaborate on accounting or technical issues unique to a particular industry, especially when interpretive guidance is needed.

Members of our core assurance group provide independent assurance to clients on the financial performance of their businesses and the internal controls that govern their financial information. Our audit teams ask the tough questions and tackle the tough issues to produce financial statements that investors and the investing community can trust. Services provided include our core financial statement and internal control audits; plan audits; business and performance reporting; and social, environmental and other compliance reviews.

Position/Program Requirements
Minimum Years of Experience: 0
Minimum Degree Required: Pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Accounting or a commitment to satisfy all of the minimum requirements for CPA licensure per respective state regulations

Job Duties:
Play a role as an intern in PwC's core audit services provided to clients.
Participate in select phases of a financial statement audit.
Participate in select projects; demonstrating creative thinking and individual initiative.
Cultivate teamwork dynamics through working as a team member: understanding personal and team roles; contributing to a positive working environment by building solid relationships with team members; and proactively seeking guidance, clarification and feedback.
Flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks; and communicating potential conflicts to a supervisor.
Exercise professional skepticism in gathering, reviewing, and analyzing client information.

Job Requirements:
Interest in all aspects of auditing and a desire to pursue a career in public accounting.
Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and current accounting policies and procedures.
Ability to demonstrate strong problem solving skills and the ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks.
Ability to interact with various levels of client and firm management in both written and verbal form.
Ability to self-motivate and take responsibility for personal growth and development.




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