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SMU Assurance Consumer Finance Group Intern Summer 2018 Dallas

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Line of Service:   Assurance
Job Type:   Full Time
Travel Requirements:   0-20%
Office Locations:   Dallas
Req ID:   101425BR
Position Type:   Intern
PwC/LOS Overview
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You'll ask questions and test assumptions. You'll help determine if companies are reporting information that investors and others can rely on. You'll help businesses solve complex issues faced by management and boards. You'll serve the public interest and the capital markets by conducting quality audits. Visit for more information on PwC's Assurance practice.

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Job Description
PricewaterhouseCoopers' Consumer Finance Group (CFG) provides value-added business advisory services to help top tier clients solve complex strategic, financial, and operational challenges.

CFG clients are banks and consumer finance companies that extend mortgage, home equity, credit card, automobile, educational, and other types of financing to consumers. Our portfolio of business advisory services, the most comprehensive of any professional services firm serving the consumer finance industry, is focused on the implementation of solutions based on industry best practices. Key CFG services include: audit and attestation services, business profitability measurement and improvement, business strategy review and implementation, financial and operational risk and controls reviews, industry benchmarking, and regulatory and legal compliance reviews.
The CFG is a proven thought leader on complex consumer finance industry issues. We have an on-going dialogue with industry stakeholders such as regulatory agencies, and regularly benchmark industry practices for our clients. Due to our industry focus and in-depth knowledge, we assist our clients by proactively identifying and assisting them in resolving a wide range of potential issues before they impact their business.

Position/Program Requirements
Minimum Year(s) of Experience: 0

Minimum Academic Requirements: Pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Accounting
Preferred cumulative GPA: 3.3
Preferred Major GPA: 3.3.
Eligible students should be in the 3rd year of a 4 yr degree program or in the 4th year of a 5 yr program.
Client service interns typically join us during the winter/spring or summer prior to their intended graduation year.

Degree Preferred: Master's degree in Accountancy or minor in Finance

Certification(s) Preferred: Before starting with PwC full time, will be eligible to sit for the primary credential exam appropriate for the appropriate practice area, such as having 150 credit hours to sit for the CPA exam in certain states.

Job Duties:
The selected individuals will play a role as an intern in PwC's assurance services provided to consumer finance clients that includes the following:
- Assisting with researching, identifying, documenting and providing process information during client engagements.
- Participating in select projects; demonstrate creative thinking and individual initiative.
- Cultivating teamwork dynamics through working as a team member: understanding personal and team roles; contribute to a positive working environment by building solid relationships with team members; and proactively seek guidance, clarification and feedback.
- Demonstrating flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks and communicating potential conflicts to a supervisor.
- Exercising professional skepticism in gathering, reviewing, and analyzing client information.

Job Requirements:
A desire to pursue a career in Public Accounting. A solid understanding of, and/or direct experience working with, generally accepted accounting principles and current accounting policies and procedures. An ability to demonstrate problem solving skills, with an emphasis on troubleshooting and devising creative solutions. An ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks. An ability to utilize effectively written and verbal business communication skills when interacting with clients and firm staff and/or management in a professional services business environment. Ability to self-motivate and a desire to take responsibility for personal growth and development.

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