KPMG Intern BPG Finance & Accounting ( Chicago_IL) in Chicago, Illinois

Intern BPG Finance & Accounting

Job # CR008

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KPMG is currently seeking an Intern for our Business Process Group – Finance & Accounting practice.


• Assist with various day-to-day Finance and Accounting activities which may include, but are not limited to: analysis / analytics, transaction processing activities, reconciliations, research / follow-up on open items, preparing monthly financial reporting packages and reporting budget variances to leadership, identifying budget risks, working with lead analysts to develop and/or complete detailed investment business cases, return on investments and value propositions, and creation of process documentation

• Develop solutions to ad-hoc analytical, reporting and/or other requests utilizing available tools and technologies

• Take projects or tasks from start to completion and track progress on multi-step projects

• Complete assigned tasks efficiently and with accuracy

• Research various related topics as assigned

• Leverage offshore capabilities for engagement setup, product maintenance and standard reporting if and when appropriate


• Pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree from an accredited college or university in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration or related field

• Some business experience / acumen and ability to work in a dynamic, fast paced environment, preferred

• Excellent organizational and analytical skills, detail-orientation and the ability to prioritize projects and tasks

• Strong proficiency in standard PC applications including Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, with Microsoft Access experience, preferred

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

• Ability to work independently while being a team player

• Strong interpersonal skills; ability to work with all levels of staff

• Ability to execute on deliverables and see projects through to completion

• Ability to travel to multi-day programs, if assigned

• Targeted graduation dates from December 2018 through Summer 2021

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Name: KPMG

Description: KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, is the U.S. member firm of KPMG International. KPMG International’s member firms have 137,000 professionals, including more than 7,600 partners, in 144 countries. KPMG delivers a globally consistent set of multidisciplinary services based on deep industry knowledge. Our industry focus helps KPMG professionals develop a rich understanding of clients' businesses and the insight, skills, and resources required to address industry-specific issues and opportunities.

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Job Ref Code: Job # CR008