Meet the Firms Registration

Meet the Firms is THURSDAY, October 8th from 4pm – 7 pm at Fess Parker’s Doubletree Resort. The  registration form can be download and submitted to the Career Connection office: North Hall 2119.

To ensure you have a printed name tag for the event on Friday, be sure to have your forms  by TUESDAY, OCTOBER 6th.

Stop by the Career Connection office to have your resume and cover letters critiqued prior to the event.

Summer Internship Units via SBP – great for CPA license requirements

Do you have a summer internship? Do you need to be enrolled in a course for your internship? Do you need units for your CPA license?

Then the internship course through SBP is for you!

You can enroll in either:

Econ x430.98 – Accounting Internship Seminar (2 units)
Econ x430.99 – Business Internship Seminar (2 units)

Each internship requires
:

  • 45 hours of employer contact
  • Enrollment via the extension website (see above) and completed questionnaire prior to internship
  • Participation in one 3 hour seminar after the internship is completed; at which time students must give a 15 minute presentation on either an Accounting (x430.98) or Business (x430.99) topic related to your internship.

You may enroll in both courses but this requires:

  • 90 hours of contact time
  • 2 presentations
  • 2 – 3 hour class meetings

You should only be enrolled in both courses if you have an internship at an accounting firm.

All 4 units can  count towards your CPA license, but only 2 can be used towards the completion of the certificate.

If you have any questions please stop by the Career Connection office, NH 2119 or email Joan (joan@econ.ucsb.edu).

KPMG Office Hours

KPMG will be hosting office hours this Friday, January 23rd from 10:30am-1:00pm in Isla Vista.

Meeting Location

Starbucks in Isla Vista

888 Embarcadero Del Norte

Isla Vista, CA 93117

*If it is a nice day, I will be sitting outside on the patio. Otherwise, I will try to find a table inside

Office hours is meant to be a casual way to meet with the UCSB campus recruiter and get your questions answered about the recruiting process so feel free to stop by on your way to and from class.

This is a great way to learn more about KPMG’s Summer Leadership Programs and other recruitment opportunities.

KPMG Office Hours

KPMG will be hosting office hours on Friday, January 23rd from 10:30am-1:00pm in Isla Vista.

Meeting Location

Starbucks in Isla Vista

888 Embarcadero Del Norte

Isla Vista, CA 93117

*If it is a nice day, I will be sitting outside on the patio. Otherwise, I will try to find a table inside

Office hours is meant to be a casual way to meet with the UCSB campus recruiter and get your questions answered about the recruiting process so feel free to stop by on your way to and from class.

This is a great way to learn more about KPMG’s Summer Leadership Programs and other recruitment opportunities.

PwC – Freshmen and Sophomore programs

PwC will be on presenting to the Accounting Association next Wednesday, January 14th.  Recruiter, Rachel Kopec will be promoting a variety of unique programs that PwC has to offer Freshmen and Sophomores.
1) Elevate Program – 2-3 day summer leadership program geared towards sophomore candidates (CPA eligible by December 2016 or June 2017)

2) Start Internship – summer internship program for under-represented minority freshmen OR sophomore students

3) Explore Program – one day program geared towards freshmen candidates (CPA eligible by December 2017 or June 2018)

Download the New PwC – UCSB Recruiting App!

1. Search for “PwC Recruiting Events” in your phone’s app store
2. Download and launch the app from your phone
3. Select OK to accept Push Notifications
4. Select PwC Recruiting – UCSB
5. Enjoy the app!

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pwc-2015

Summer Internship Units via SBP – great for CPA license requirements

Do you have a summer internship? Do you need to be enrolled in a course for your internship? Do you need units for your CPA license?

Then the internship course through SBP is for you!

You can enroll in either:

Econ x430.98 – Accounting Internship Seminar (2 units)
Econ x430.99 – Business Internship Seminar (2 units)

Each internship requires
:

  • 45 hours of employer contact
  • Enrollment via the extension website (see above) and completed entry questionnaire prior to internship
  • Participation in one 3 hour seminar after the internship is completed; at which time students must give a 15 minute presentation on either an Accounting (x430.98) or Business (x430.99) topic related to your internship.

You may enroll in both courses but this requires:

  • 90 hours of contact time
  • 2 presentations
  • 2 – 3 hour class meetings

You should only be enrolled in both courses if you have an internship at an accounting firm.

All 4 units can  count towards your CPA license, but only 2 can be used towards the completion of the certificate.

If you have any questions please stop by the Career Connection office, NH 2119 or email Joan (joan@econ.ucsb.edu).

J.D. Power and McGraw Hill Financial – Intern, Westlake Village

We are seeking and Intern for our Westlake Village, CA office

Key Goals of this Position:

• Successfully support day-to-day research activities for syndicated and proprietary studies.
• Coordinate internal and external vendor activities including data collection, data processing and web reporting tool.
• Respond to day-to-day client inquiries, ensuring timely customer service and insight.
• Support the development of more efficient research operations capabilities while improving quality of deliverables.
• Provide strong analytic support. Improve analytical quality of reporting and presentations delivered to clients.
• Maintain databases in Excel, SPSS, Access, etc.
• Assist Practice in achieving annual revenue target.
• Provide practice with client focused customer service and strategic support.

Qualifications

Education/Experience Required:

• Sophomore or higher standing in an under-graduate or graduate program.
• Maintain an overall minimum GPA of 3.0.
• Knowledge of Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Internet Explorer, and search engines. Ability to support/work on multiple projects.
• Attention to detail and accuracy of data.Strong interest in market research.
• Team player and proactive thinker.

To apply and for more information please see the post in InternBound.

Grantland Culture Internship- ESPN- Summer 2014

Grantland is seeking full-time culture interns to assist with feature-length stories and blog posts for Hollywood Prospectus. Duties will include fact checking, research assistance, data analysis, interview transcribing, photo gathering, story production, blog upkeep, and general office help. Interns will have the opportunity to write for the blog.

Basic Qualifications

Interns must have a working knowledge of WordPress and Photoshop, basic HTML proficiency, and a passion for TV, movies, music, and other forms of entertainment.

Please submit a résumé, three writing samples, and a brief cover letter outlining why you’re the right fit for Grantland.

For more information and to apply for the job, see the full posting on InternBound.

Financial Analyst Intern – Global Information Technology

Why Choose AECOM?

Imagine working for a truly global company whose 45,000 employees share a singular passion: to make the world a better place. We enjoy what we do at AECOM. We bring projects to life in the cities and communities in which we work, and we’re driven by a set of values and a common purpose — to create, enhance and sustain the world’s built, natural and social environments. Innovation is built into every project we manage and every community we serve. We’ll provide you support in an environment that allows you to grow and succeed. Come share your passion with us.

About the Business Line

AECOM Corporate

Our teams provide the strategic guidance that shapes the vision and direction for AECOM. We enable the success of our employees and our operations by ensuring they have the tools, information, resources and support they need to do their jobs.

 

For more information and to apply for the job, see their posting on InternBound.