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FAS Engineering & Construction Consulting Associate (Co-op) Pittsburgh (Summer 2014) (Financial Advisory)

Deloitte FAS LLP
Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP (“Deloitte FAS”) advises clients on managing business controversy and conflict, executing deals, and maintaining regulatory compliance. We provide services to companies throughout their lifecycle – from purchasing a company to investigating potential fraud.


Specifically, we help clients address serious business concerns involving fraud, forensic investigations, litigation and reorganization. Through Deloitte Corporate Finance LLC, our wholly owned securities brokerage subsidiary, we assist clients with originating and executing transactions and strategic investments for mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, and capital planning. We also advise businesses on valuation issues and other matters to help them remain compliant in today’s rigorous regulatory environment.

Our dedicated Deloitte FAS professionals bring vast experience, specialized skill sets and deep industry knowledge to our clients. This personalized level of service, combined with the market reach and technical resources of the Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited (DTTL) member firms and their affiliates, enables us to respond to the complex and diverse needs of our clients around the world.


Co-op Program
The Deloitte FAS LLP co-op provides an introduction to Financial Advisory Services. Throughout the program, participants will focus on issues shaping and affecting the profession today as well as topics related to their own career development. At the end of each engagement, interns will have the opportunity to review their performance with management. Additionally, professionals within the practice will serve as “mentors” to the co-op group. Mentors serve as a vital source of information as well as participate in many of the social activities planned throughout the experience.


Engineering & Construction Consulting (“ECC”)
Our Engineering & Construction Consulting (ECC) practice is is part of Deloitte FAS LLP and is a market leader in delivering solutions related to transactions and business events across the capital asset lifecycle. Our clients are in asset-intensive industries such as oil and gas, power and utilities, health care, manufacturing, and the public sector.  Our ECC practice includes the following market offerings:

  • Tangible Asset Valuation & Consulting
  • Capital Projects

Tangible Asset Valuation
Our extensive experience allows us to provide clients with sophisticated analyses related to the following: cost segregation studies and construction tax planning that help clients to identify tax savings related to their fixed assets; pollution control certifications for federal tax purposes; valuing machinery and equipment for a variety of purposes including financial reporting, insurance, financing, federal tax, property tax; and assessing and improving fixed asset management processes.

Tangible Asset Valuation services include:

  • Cost Segregation
  • Fixed Asset Management
  • Insurance Appraisals
  • Financing Appraisals

Capital Projects
Our Capital Projects practice provides specialized resources to assist in our clients’ efforts to improve the delivery of capital projects and help meet their program objectives. Our team is composed of professionals with practical industry experience in nearly every aspect of the capital construction process, and with advanced degrees in engineering, architecture, business, accounting and law. We have assisted with project oversight and the resolution of complex capital construction project disputes around the world.

Professional and Technical responsibilities include:

  • Creating financial models based on business issues or transactions being analyzed
  • Assisting with drafting reports and findings including the preparation of tables, exhibits and charts
  • Interviewing property, asset and construction managers
  • Reading and analyzing technical specifications, construction drawings and construction invoices
  • Performing inspections of machinery, equipment, building and construction projects
  • Participating in the development of client presentations
  • Assisting with researching various technical and industry specific issues
  • Researching market issues and identify market opportunities
  • Demonstrating an understanding of risk associated with engagements
  • Balancing multiple engagements and responsibilities
  • Communicating effectively with all levels of engagement management
  • Developing excellent professional oral and written communication skills in order to establish working relationships with client personnel
  • Exhibiting a professional, business-like demeanor
  • Exercising professional judgment on engagements by providing proactive solutions and recommendations to your engagement manager
  • Proactively managing career- setting goals and career plans with advisory/career counselor
  • Pursuing a Bachelors degree
  • Preferred majors include Mechanical or Industrial Engineering
  • Strong Academic credentials (Minimum GPA of 3.2)
  • Demonstrated leadership, problem solving and strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize tasks, work on multiple assignments and manage ambiguity
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team with professionals at all levels
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint required
  • Knowledge of construction cost and scheduling software a plus

Deloitte is one of the leading professional services organizations in the United States, specializing in audit, tax, consulting and financial advisory services with clients in more than 20 industries. We provide powerful business solutions to some of the world’s most well-known and respected companies, including more than 75 percent of the Fortune 100.

At Deloitte, you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you’ll have the chance to give back to your community, make a positive impact on the environment, participate in a range of diversity and inclusion initiatives, and find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career. Our commitment to individual choice lets you customize aspects of your career path, your educational opportunities and your benefits. And our culture of innovation means your ideas on how to improve our business and your clients’ will be heard.

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