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Ankura University Intern, Disputes & Economics (Financial Services Disputes) in New York, New York

Ankura is a team of excellence founded on innovation and growth.

This position supports the Ankura Disputes & Economics Business Group - one of seven practices focused on client delivery services across the Firm.

Position Summary: Our Summer Internship Program has been created to give students an opportunity to learn what life as a consultant in our Global Disputes & Economics practice is like at Ankura. As an Intern, you will work on a variety of projects with different engagement teams. The program aims to give you exposure to the breadth of our services and client work. You will work closely with our professionals – Consultants through Director – and gain first-hand experience in consulting. Your assignments may involve work in fact-finding, allocating costs, analyzing damages, organizing information, or helping to manage data. You will also learn new skills and participate in social and volunteer activities throughout the summer.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Interns perform a wide range of functions that may include developing and performing financial, accounting, economic, and statistical analyses; loading and validating data received from clients into structured data formats; developing models using data analytic tools and programs; performing detailed and complex spreadsheet analyses; assisting with data gathering activities including document review, research, and quality control of data entry activities; and preparation of client reports and exhibits.

Basic Qualifications, Skills, and Characteristics:

  • Third year undergraduate students graduating between December 2022 and June 2023 with a preference for candidates majoring in Finance, Economics, Accounting, Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, or other analytical course of study.

  • Solid academic performance with a 3.3 cumulative GPA or better.

  • A working knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access, and strong research and analytical skills.

  • Strong oral and written communication skills.

  • Initiative, adaptability, creative problem-solving skills, an ability to work well with teams, and work overtime when needed.

  • Advanced technical skills such as database and statistical programming languages, including SQL, R, Python, SAS are a plus.

Practice Summary: The Global Disputes & Economics practice focuses on assisting clients with financial, accounting, and economic issues associated with complex litigation. A sample of diverse consulting engagements include consulting and preparation of expert report and testimony in consumer class action matters, consulting on complex forensic accounting and financial reporting matters, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act investigations, Sarbanes-Oxley Act compliance, and litigation support.

Ankura is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive environment where mutual respect and collaboration is paramount. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, protected veteran status, national origin, or any other legally protected status.

Ankura Consulting Group, LLC is an independent global expert services and advisory firm that delivers services and end-to-end solutions to help clients at critical inflection points related to change, risk, disputes, finance, performance, distress, and transformation. The Ankura team consists of more than 1,500 professionals in more than 30 offices globally who are leaders in their respective fields and areas of expertise. Collaborative lateral thinking, hard-earned experience, expertise, and multidisciplinary capabilities drive results and Ankura is unrivaled in its ability to assist clients to Protect, Create, and Recover Value . For more information, please visit: http://www.ankura.com

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