BDO Consultant, Information Management: New grad oppourtunity! in Ottawa, Ontario

BDO. Because relationships matter.

There are many world-class accounting firms. Far fewer that offer a culture so rich in professional opportunity, personal fulfillment, and long-term growth. At BDO, we understand that exceptional service to our clients begins – and ends – with exceptional regard for our people. Because at its core, our business is not about numbers or spreadsheets, dollars or pence, but about people working with, for, and in service of others. In short, because relationships matter.

Position Summary

BDO is built on the strength of our relationships with our clients, employees and partners. It begins with our care and concern in building our professional workforce. BDO Consulting is an advisory practice that focuses on high value assignments involved with targeted clients' strategic investment priorities. Our goal of leading our industry by providing high quality, high value expert advice is embedded in our management culture, our people and our services.

We are currently seeking an Intern for a four (4) month term to be a key contributor to an internal intellectual property initiative and assist in the transition of one line of business’ knowledge management artifacts into the common infrastructure.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

Reporting to the Intellectual Property Coordinator:

  • Assist in information management and data migration.

  • Assist in managing transition of knowledge management artifacts from one platform to another

  • Perform other related duties as required

  • Act with professionalism and integrity when working with confidential and sensitive information

  • Results-oriented with attention to detail

  • Maintain a proactive and logical approach to information gathering, with an ability to combine complex ideas and present information clearly and effectively

  • Demonstrate integrity within a professional environment

Education and Professional Skills/Knowledge

  • Currently enrolled in or completed a degree or diploma program with an IT-focus

  • Experience in MS office products and windows operating environment

  • Experience in Information/Data Management concepts and structures

  • Up to one year of relevant work experience

  • Ability to develop and present new ideas and conceptualize new approaches and solutions

  • Proven analytical skills and systematic problem solving

  • Strong written and verbal communications skills. Candidates should be able to demonstrate an ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization

  • Effective time management skills

  • Experience in data modelling will be considered a strong asset

  • Bilingualism in both official languages will be considered a strong asset

  • Must hold a valid reliability security clearance

Please note that this position is based in our Manotick location and does require travel to our downtown office.

Our Vision

One Firm engaged to make a difference through valued relationships with our people, clients and communities.

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System ID: 2016-4032

Job Post Start: 11/24/2016

Application Deadline: 12/16/2016

Job Type (EN): Contract

Job Industry (Choose up to 3 industries) (EN): Accounting and Auditing Services, Business and Professional Services, Management Consulting, Technology Services