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Posted: 
2019-01-22
Job Type: 
Internship
Employment length: 
Permanent
Language requirements: 
English
Education requirements: 
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year
Job experience: 
1 year to less than 2 years
Job industry: 
Accounting
Job Location: 
Ottawa

About BDO

Jump-start your career with BDO! At BDO, we focus on choosing the right people for the right projects, whether working with our clients or with colleagues. We invest in the best and brightest people who value honesty and trust, have an inspiring track record of achievement in and outside of their work, and are committed to working as a team to deliver exceptional client service.

By joining BDO, students will have the opportunity to work in a learning culture, and environment, which teaches through practical experience and technical training. Students will get the opportunity to work in smaller teams, have more responsibility with close mentors and support while working with a variety of other coops and full time employees.

Job Description

Duration: May - August 2019

Interested in working in our Advisory Services Practice?

BDOs advisory professionals work with clients to address a variety of business issues and opportunities, ranging from profitability pressures, changing regulations and volatile economies to mergers and acquisitions and technology solutions. As a student in Advisory services, your tasks will vary between assignments providing you variety and continual learning, but will include:

  • Carrying out work projects and assignments under the direct supervision a manager or another experienced team member.
  • Using the technical skills acquired in your academic program, you will research issues and present alternatives/conclusions to clients, Project Managers, Senior Consultants or Partners.
  • Provide assistance in analyzing engagement economics (budget versus actual), updating project management framework, keeping project advised on status of your assigned tasks.
  • Develop relationships with clients, project teams and contribute to the completion of the client work.
  • Increase your knowledge from the team members sharing approach, standards and best practices to finding client solutions.

Education and Professional Skills/Knowledge

  • Working towards a business related degree
  • Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize workloads and manage multiple tasks and deadlines

The perfect combination of size and personal attention.With more than 3,000 professionals in Canada, and more than 60,000 around the world, BDO is among a small group of accounting and advisory networks able to compete on the national and global stages. For all our professionals, we provide personalized attention, guidance, and an extraordinary level of support. We are committed to providing intern and co-op students with opportunities to gain practical experience to start building a solid technical foundation in the discipline of their choosing.

How to Apply: We require all students to apply online. The application will take approximately 5-10 minutes to complete.

You are required to submit your cover letter, resume, and transcript IN ONE PDF FILE.