ASR Consumer Finance Intern - Summer 2021


Job Family Group

Financial Markets Business Advisory

Job Summary & Description

A career in our Consumer Finance, within Financial Markets Business Advisory services, will provide you with the opportunity to contribute to a variety of audit, regulatory, valuation, and financial analyses services to design solutions that address our clients’ complex accounting and financial reporting challenges, as well as their broader business issues.


As an Intern/Trainee, you’ll work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution.

  • You’ll be a part of an environment that broadens your functional training, personal and technical skills, and deepens your knowledge of client services. You’ll play an integral role supporting staff as needed for an outstanding variety of work and making contributions to the team on a daily basis.

Job Requirements and Preferences:

Basic Qualifications:

Minimum Degree Required:
Bachelor Degree

Required Fields of Study:

Minimum Years of Experience:
0 year(s)

Preferred Qualifications:

Degree Preferred:
Master Degree

Preferred Fields of Study:
Accounting & Finance

Additional Educational Preferences:

Preferred cumulative GPA: 3.3

Preferred major GPA: 3.3

Client service intern positions are entry-level and job seekers are traditionally either in their 3rd year of a 4 year degree program or in the 4th year of a 5 year program. Client service interns typically join us during the winter/spring or summer prior to their intended graduation year.

Certification(s) Preferred:

Before starting at PwC full-time, will be eligible to sit for the primary credential exam appropriate for relevant practice area, such as having 150 credit hours to sit for the CPA exam in certain states.

Preferred Knowledge/Skills:

The selected individuals will play a role as an intern in PwC's assurance services provided to consumer finance clients that includes the following:

  • Assisting with researching, identifying, documenting and providing process information during client engagements;
  • Participating in select projects; demonstrate creative thinking and individual initiative;
  • Cultivating teamwork dynamics through working as a team member: understanding personal and team roles; contribute to a positive working environment by building solid relationships with team members; and proactively seek guidance, clarification and feedback;
  • Demonstrating flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks and communicating potential conflicts to a supervisor; and,
  • Exercising professional skepticism in gathering, reviewing, and analyzing client information.

A desire to pursue a career in Public Accounting.

A solid understanding of, and/or direct experience working with, generally accepted accounting principles and current accounting policies and procedures.

An ability to demonstrate problem solving skills, with an emphasis on troubleshooting and devising creative solutions.

An ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks.

An ability to utilize effectively written and verbal business communication skills when interacting with clients and firm staff and/or management in a professional services business environment.

Ability to self-motivate and a desire to take responsibility for personal growth and development.

For positions based in San Francisco, consideration of qualified candidates with arrest and conviction records will be in a manner consistent with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.