Tax Intern, Trade and Customs | Summer 2023

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KPMG LLP

Tax Intern, Trade and Customs | Summer 2023

Detroit, MI +1 location
Internship
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    At KPMG, you can become an integral part of a dynamic team at one of the world's top tax firms. Enjoy a collaborative, future-forward culture that empowers your success. Work with KPMG's extensive network of specialists & enjoy access to our Ignition Centers, where deep industry knowledge merges with cutting-edge technologies to create innovative tax solutions. Join a diverse team helping high-profile clients understand, analyze, and respond to complex business opportunities and challenges. Develop your career through a range of multifaceted engagements, formal training, and informal mentoring.

    At KPMG, we believe nothing is more important than investing in our culture because it's an investment in our people, our future, and what we stand for as a firm.

    KPMG is currently seeking a Tax Intern to join our International Tax practice.

    Responsibilities:

    • Advise clients on import and export matters in a variety of industries

    • Examine U.S. and international import and export trade matters

    • Research, write and review international trade advice

    • Formulate ideas and deliver possible trade savings opportunities

    • Assist in the delivery of multiple client engagements on time and within budget; maintain active communication with clients in an effort to manage expectations and to help enhance client satisfaction

    • Support clients with the implementation of global trade automated solutions

    Qualifications:

    • Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university and pursuing the following degrees/majors; Bachelors and/or Masters degree in Business (Supply Chain, Logistics, Finance, Tax, or other business-related major), International Affairs (International Studies, Political Science, Sociology), Data or related degree from an accredited college/university

    • Upon completion of this internship candidates must have additional academic credits to complete before obtaining their degree and/or CPA eligibility requirements

    • Preferred GPA of 3.0 or above

    • Demonstrated quality service mindset; strong technical aptitude, critical thinking skills and ability to navigate MS Office applications, including Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook and Access

    • Excellent communication, time management and leadership skills; flexible and adaptable team player; and resourceful in delivering high quality work

    • Ability to travel and/or work on-site at client premises as needed, at times with relatively short notice

    • Authorization to work in the U.S. without the need for employment-based visa sponsorship now or in the future is preferred

    KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package.

    KPMG is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer. KPMG complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws regarding recruitment and hiring. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

    KPMG does not currently require partners or employees to be fully vaccinated or test negative for COVID-19 in order to go to KPMG offices, client sites or KPMG events, except when mandated by federal, state or local law. In some circumstances, clients also may require proof of vaccination or testing (e.g., to go to the client site).

  • Industry
    Professional Services
  • Locations
    San Francisco, CA • Detroit, MI
  • About Us

    KPMG is one of the world’s leading professional services firms and the fastest growing Big Four accounting firm in the United States. With 75+ offices and more than 40,000 employees and partners throughout the US, we’re leading the industry in new and exciting ways. Providing innovative business solutions and audit, tax, and advisory services to many of the world’s largest and most prestigious organizations, our size and strength make us much more agile and responsive to changing trends. By helping other organizations mitigate risk and grasp opportunities, we’re driving positive, sustainable change for clients, our people, and society at large.