Brigham Young Univ. (PROVO) Tax & Audit Campus Interviews

Recruiter
BKD, LLP
Location
Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
16 Sep 2020
Closes
17 Sep 2020
Ref
2020-7023
Job role
Audit, Tax
Overview

***This posting is intended for applicants seeking a virtual campus interview at the

Brigham Young University (PROVO) held Oct. 9, 2020

If you are not applying for an interview on this campus,
please return to the job listings page on bkd.com.***

Interviews will be held for those interested in internships, associate positions and Experience BKD Leadership Program. If you are interested in one of our 40 offices across 18 states please apply to this posting to be considered for virtual campus interviews.

As an intern or associate at BKD, you will gain valuable experience and use your critical thinking abilities to help clients solve problems or apply your social skills to build rewarding business relationships. You will work with clients from a variety of industries as you develop your technical skills and strengthen the foundation on which you will build your career. You will also work alongside our senior staff and management personnel, learning from their experience as you develop your skill set.

Depending on local office needs, internships are available in audit or tax and are typically full-time (some flexibility on hours is possible). Internships are generally 8-10 weeks in length. Typical opportunities are as follows:
  • Spring and summer AUDIT internships
  • Spring TAX internships
  • Associate positions in AUDIT or TAX are available for January, July or September

As a Experience BKD Leadership participant, you will have the opportunity to take a closer look at our firm, our opportunities, and our people. Participants will gain experience from social interaction, team building activities, one-on-one time with partners and associates, and more. Leadership programs are held locally between May and July. Contact your local recruiter for specific details about which program is best for you.

About BKD

Take your career to the next level at a national CPA and advisory firm. At BKD, we offer the resources you need to go as far as your talent will take you. Build your skills focusing on specific industries and service areas while delivering unmatched client service to high-profile companies and organizations.

Work with great people and experience rewarding career opportunities. Our CPAs, advisors and dedicated staff serve clients in 50 states and internationally.

Make your first play at BKD

Whether you are seeking an internship, hoping to participate in our Leadership program, or are ready to explore associate opportunities, BKD offers experiences that will get your career journey started on a path to success.

Responsibilities

Interns and Associates may take on the following responsibilities:
  • Complete audit testing on financial statement accounts such as cash, accounts payable, or fixed assets
  • Work with client personnel to reconcile account differences and analyze financial data
  • Help draft management letter comments and the audit report
  • Prepare individual, corporate, partnership or other tax returns
  • Calculate tax extension or estimate payments
  • Participate in client meetings alongside BKD partners and managers


Qualifications

Successful Interns and Associates display the following skills and characteristics:
  • Solid technical accounting knowledge
  • Effective time management
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong computer skills preferred, including Microsoft Office suite
  • Ability to work well with a team as well as independently
  • Problem-solving attitude
  • Willingness to take initiative
  • Close attention to detail
  • Ability to work under pressure and against deadlines
  • Intern candidates must be working toward an accounting degree and CPA exam eligibility, while associate positions require a bachelor's or master's degree in accounting and CPA exam eligibility prior to the start of employment
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher (in major and overall) preferred

Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the US without sponsorship for employment visa status now or in the future.

Experience the BKD difference for yourself. For more information about our firm locations, visit bkd.com. BKD, LLP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to age, race, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or other protected classifications.

BKD does not accept unsolicited referrals or resumes from any source other than directly from candidates. We will not consider unsolicited referrals and/or resumes from vendors including and without limitation, search firms, staffing agencies, fee-based referral services and recruiting agencies. BKD will not pay a fee to a recruiter or agency that does not have a signed BKD vendor agreement. Any resume or CV submitted to any employee of BKD without having a BKD vendor agreement in place will be considered property of BKD. BKD will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.