MBA Intern/Project Accounting Analyst

Tetra Tech, Inc. New York, NY
About this opportunity:

Tetra Tech is a Global Leader in high end design engineering with a focus on sustainable designs that use less energy, recycle water, and create healthy environments. Aligned with Tetra Tech's mission, Cosentini Associates, an operating unit within Tetra Tech, focuses on the design of high performance buildings including some of the most renowned skyscrapers in the world. Our business is supported by teams of professionals including the strongest business management staff in the industry. Cosentini has a unique opportunity for an MBA student or recent graduate to perform as an apprentice to its Controller to enhance the abilities of the Cosentini Finance and Accounting team. We are looking to provide an opportunity for a high potential MBA student or graduate who is pursuing a career in Finance and Accounting to learn our business early in her or his career. If you are a current local student and available for part time work prior to a summer internship in 2019, please apply. If you are a current student or recent graduate available for full time work, please apply. We want someone who can grow with the company as it pursues new clients and markets for its high-end design services.

We are looking for candidates who are:

* Disciplined and focused: able to operate efficiently and learn on the go in order to develop independence at better than average pace

* Intuitive: seeing what is in front of you as well as what the implications are of what you are seeing

* Resourceful: having the persistence and independence to overcome obstacle

* Analytical: identifying trends in data and knowing how to manage and review data in w ay that opens doors to actionable observations

* Self-Confident: demonstrated ability to communicate knowledge within your area of expertise and to do so in the face of question and challenge.

Responsibilities

In this role, you will provide direct assistance to the Controller for a 350-person operating unit doing $65 million in annual revenue. Much of your involvement will include project based accounting, including direct involvement with project managers on their respective projects to ensure proper accounting for project costs and revenue recognition.

Why join Cosentini? Cosentini Associates provides the following engineering services: HVAC, Electrical Power, Fire Protection, Plumbing, Energy Conservation and Sustainable Design, Code Consulting and Construction Administration Services. We have a reputation for innovative design in the global design and construction industry. As part of the Tetra Tech family, we are a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees – 16,000 people working together across disciplines and time zones to provide smart, sustainable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in 400 locations around the world. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams.

Cosentini/Tetra Tech, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We invite resumes from all interested parties including, women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.

Qualifications

* MBA degree with a focus in Accounting and/o Finance. To be considered as a student or recent graduate, you should be within 6 months of graduation or graduated within the last 6 months.

* Ability to analyze, explain, and draw conclusions based on complex data from multiple content areas.

* Prior professional experience is preferred

* Prior experience in a project-based business is a bonus

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.