Internship - Data Analytics 2021

Our clients are middle-market companies competing in the global marketplace. We have always been about “doing more.” The “&” in our company name symbolizes our desire to bring something extra, unexpected and invaluable to the table. It means our clients will always get something more. We don’t consider our service approach as going the extra mile. Here, at Clayton & McKervey, it’s expected and routine.

Southfield, Michigan

Clayton & McKervey

Clayton &amp; McKervey is a public accounting firm headquartered in metro Detroit&nbsp;<span class="s1">and&nbsp;</span>specializing in international&nbsp;tax,&nbsp;assurance,&nbsp;accounting&nbsp;and&nbsp;consulting&nbsp;services.&nbsp;We&rsquo;re proud of our Michigan roots, but consider the entire world our workplace. Our clients are middle-market companies competing in the global marketplace. They&rsquo;re headquartered here in the U.S. and&nbsp;<span class="s2">abroad.</span>&nbsp;At Clayton &amp; McKervey we think and act like entrepreneurs<span class="s2">; speaking the same language as our entrepreneurial clients.</span>

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Overview: As a Data Analyst Intern, you will be responsible for helping the firm transform raw data into action items and in finding and implementing process improvement ideas.&nbsp; You will make full use of your existing technical and communication skills while learning new skills along the way.<br /><br />Must attend a Michigan-based University.
Responsibilities: <strong>Key Responsibilities:</strong><br /> <ul> <li>Prepare information and data for analysis</li> <li>Help condense data and theory into clear, concise, easy to understand observations</li> <li>Analyze data to understand what is happening and identify patterns or changes; Apply quantitative techniques to uncover latent patterns in the data</li> <li>Help perform root-cause analysis on internal and external data processes to answer specific business questions, identify points of interest and find ways to improve the process based on these results</li> <li>Provide research and administrative assistance for special projects as assigned</li> </ul> In addition to the core responsibilities of the position, may be asked, or may seek, to engage unique abilities, strengths and passions through participation on cross-functional teams.
Requirements: <strong>Education and Experience:<br /></strong> <ul> <li>Working toward a Bachelor's degree in Data Science, Computer Science or a related field</li> <li>Ability to prioritize multiple projects, work under tight deadlines, and handle changing priorities</li> <li>Results oriented with strong problem-solving and analytical skills</li> <li>GPA of 3.2 or better</li> <li>Excellent written and verbal communication skills</li> <li>Proficient in a programming language suitable for data analysis</li> <li>Experience with Microsoft Power BI a plus</li> </ul>