Tax Intern, Trade and Customs | Summer 2023
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KPMG is currently seeking a Tax Intern to join our International Tax practice.
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
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
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New York City Salary Range: Low: $65000 - High: $72000
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