Advisory Intern, Deal Advisory - Financial Due Diligence | Winter 2024

Paid Internship

10 days ago


Job Title

Advisory Intern - Financial Due Diligence

Job Location

United States (Office, Client Sites, or Virtual/Remote)

Job Overview

KPMG is seeking an Advisory Intern for our Financial Due Diligence practice within our Deal Advisory & Strategy. As an intern, you will provide financial due diligence assistance for buy-side and sell-side transaction advisory engagements to Fortune 100 companies and private equity investors. This role requires strong analytical skills and the ability to analyze financial data to identify key performance and operating trends. You will also assist in composing client-tailored transaction advisory reports.


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In addition to competitive compensation, KPMG offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical and dental plans, vision coverage, disability and life insurance, 401(k) plans, and a suite of personal well-being benefits to support your emotional and mental health. Personal days off and a calendar of holidays are also available based on eligibility.


  • Assist internal team members with financial due diligence for buy-side and sell-side transaction advisory engagements
  • Analyze target company and/or client data to identify key financial performance and operating trends through financial statement analysis and data analytics
  • Design and create client-tailored transaction advisory reports addressing stakeholder concerns, valuation models, synergies, contractual issues, and accounting and tax reporting implications
  • Conduct various analyses, including operating trends, quality of earnings, financial position, net working capital, debt considerations, borrowing base calculations, and business combinations


  • Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university pursuing a degree in Bachelors of Accountancy, Master of Accountancy, or equivalent program
  • Completion of educational requirements for CPA licensure in the principal place of business prior to starting as an Associate in Deal Advisory
  • Current/most recent GPA of 3.00 or above
  • Strong technical aptitude, critical thinking skills, and proficiency in MS Office applications
  • Excellent communication, time management, and leadership skills
  • Flexible and adaptable team player with a resourceful approach to delivering high-quality work
  • Must reside within a commutable distance of the office for this position and be responsible for your own transportation
  • Work location may be in the office, at client sites, or virtual/remote within the U.S.
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S. without the need for employment-based visa sponsorship now or in the future

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Career Paths

People who completed this type of internship end up in the following types of jobs

Top majors

That get hired for this type of internship

  • Finance17%

  • Economics16%

  • Business Administration Management And Operations13%

  • Accounting10%

  • Management Science6%

  • 284 other majors36%

People who did this kind of internship end up at the following companies

  • PwC
  • Ernst & Young
  • Deloitte
  • J.P. Morgan
  • KPMG
Typical benefits offered for paid internships

(National average offered by employers)



Relocation Assistance




Housing Assistance

(avg. $2,892)




Travel Stipend

(avg. $978)




Tuition Reimbursement




Medical Insurance




401(k) Company Match




Paid Holidays


Average internship hourly pay

For Great Lakes region

Legal Services

Typical pay range:

$15.86 - $20.39

Estimated Monthly Living Expenses

For Chicago, IL | $4,214/mo

  • Housing/Rent$2,264

  • Miscellaneous$909

  • Food$439

  • Transportation$328

  • Utilities$274


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