Thursday, Oct. 17th – MLT Information Session & Drop In Office Hours

Management Leadership for Tomorrow will be hosting an information session and Drop in Office hours next week on Thursday Oct 17th. MLT equips and emboldens high-achieving women and men from underrepresented communities – African American, Latino/a and Native American – to realize their full potential, to make a mark and make a difference. Be sure to stop by, and discover the opportunities that MLT can offer you.

Drop in office hours: October 17th: 12:00pm – 1:15pm in Heavener 120

 

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Become a Heavener Peer Advisor!

The Heavener School of Business is seeking talented and motivated students to become Heavener Peer Advisors and support the college’s Academic and Career Advisors.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Serve as an informed resource for first-year students regarding matters related to college life
  • Guide students to relevant professional, academic, and personal resources at the University of Florida
  • Provide tips on effective time management, studying, and exam preparation
  • Assist Heavener’s first-year students with their Academic Plan

Qualifications

  • Must be a second-year student or above (this means you’ve completed at least one full academic year at UF before Fall 2020)
  • Must commit to one semester of training (Spring 2020)
  • Must commit at least two semesters of service (Fall 2020 and Spring 2021)
  • Maintain an overall/UF GPA of a 3.0, remain in good standing, and have a clear judicial history
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Capacity for discretion, diplomacy, and confidentiality
  • Demonstrated record of maturity and academic excellence
  • Ability to work on a team with minimal supervision
  • Deep knowledge of the University of Florida, including support resources and campus involvement

How to Apply

Interested candidates should email the following documents as attachments to both Melissa Forgione at melissa.forgione@warrington.ufl.edu and Allison Gatsche at allison.gatsche@warrington.ufl.edu by Monday, October 14th at 11:59 PM EST:

  1. Current Resume
  2. List of two (2) professional references (cannot be current students at UF); please include full name, phone number, email address, and their relationship to you
  3. Answers to the following questions:
  • Why do you want to become a Heavener Peer Advisor?
  • What unique qualities will aid in your work as a Heavener Peer Advisor?
  • What is your best advice for first-year students?
  • (optional): What are your top 5 Strengths (from Clifton StrengthsFinder) and how might they help you in your role as a Heavener Peer Advisor?
  1. If selected for an interview, you will be notified October 21st. Interviews will take place that week and the following week.

HPA Recruitment

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Reminder: The University of Florida provides students with free access to the New York Times!

The University of Florida provides a free academic access pass to the New York Times. You can create an account using your @ufl email at NYTimes.com/UF. The access allows you to search the New York Times historical archive dating back to 1851. The ability to search thousands of current events in topics such as Sports, Travel, Science, and much more! The student access pass allows you to even listen to podcasts, use of the New York Times Cooking App, and games such as the New York Times Crossword.

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Student Assistant Position – Heavener School of Business – Spring 2020

The Heavener School of Business is looking for an energetic, highly motivated individual who is personable, works well with others, demonstrates initiative and is able to work with minimal supervision. You must be able to comprehend and follow academic policies and regulations set forth by the University of Florida and Heavener School of Business. General computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office including Access, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel. Preferred applicant will have strong customer service skills on the phone and in person.

The position is an 8-15 hours per week commitment.

Application Process
Interested candidates should email the following documents as attachments to both Alex Gauthier at alex.gauthier@warrington.ufl.edu and Lily Huddleston at lhuddleston@ufl.edu by Monday, October 07th at 5 PM EST:

  1. Current resume
  2. A brief narrative (250 words or less) that:
    • Explains why you want to become a student assistant in the Academic and Career Advising Office
    • Describes the most positive customer service encounter you have experienced
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The Beeck Center Summer Student Analyst Position

New openings now listed for Summer 2019

The Beeck Center for Social Impact + Innovation is hiring for Summer Student Analysts! We have 6 Paid Positions for Summer 2019. Apply now and spread the word.

  • All positions are open to Georgetown and non-Georgetown students.
  • We have positions open to both undergraduate and graduate students.
  • Applications are accepted on a rolling basis; early applications encouraged! 
  • Applications are due April 8 unless otherwise specified.
  • You can apply for multiple positions through a single application. You will indicate multiple preferences through the survey found in each job description.

Please share this announcement widely, including outside of Georgetown. We look forward to recruiting a great group of analysts from a diversity of backgrounds. Thank you in advance for taking the time to apply.

In addition to these 6 positions, we will be posting 1-2 additional opportunities soon. Check our website frequently for updates! And if you haven’t already, please be sure to follow our LinkedIn page as we will be sharing more career advice, events, and research throughout the year.

Learn more at Careers at Beeck

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Summer Student Assistant Position – Heavener School of Business

The Heavener School of Business is looking for an energetic, highly motivated individual who is personable, works well with others, demonstrates initiative and is able to work with minimal supervision. You must be able to comprehend and follow academic policies and regulations set forth by the University of Florida and Heavener School of Business. General computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office including Access, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel. Preferred applicant will have strong customer service skills on the phone and in person.

The position is an 8-15 hours per week commitment.

Application Process
Interested candidates should email the following documents as attachments to both Alex Gauthier at alex.gauthier@warrington.ufl.edu and Briana Klein at briana23@ufl.edu by Friday, February 22nd at 5 PM EST:

  1. Current resume
  2. A brief narrative (250 words or less) that:
    • Explains why you want to become a student assistant in the Academic and Career Advising Office
    • Describes the most positive customer service encounter you have experienced
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DYCOM Finance Internship and Associate Position

Finance Intern

Overview:

The position has responsibility for participating in key areas including:  Corporate Finance, Financial Planning and Analysis, SEC Reporting and Treasury.  Such responsibilities are consistent with the skills performed by financial analysts in corporate and investment bank settings.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform benchmark analysis and review of key performance indicators for the Company and its public peers; compare financial results across business units
  • Analyze reports from equity analysts of the Company
  • Research key industry trends and analyze results of customers and competitors in SEC filings and other public sources (public company comparisons)
  • Assist the Company in the preparation and review of quarterly and periodic SEC filings
  • Assist in preparation of earnings forecast and annual budget including review of key metrics and performance indicators
  • Additional special project work in the areas of Treasury, Internal Controls, Process Improvement and Information Systems

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of three years of college education
  • College coursework focused in the areas of accounting or finance
  • Microsoft Office, particularly Word and Excel
  • Prior work experience in professional business environment preferred

Financial Systems Business Associate

This is a great opportunity to join Dycom’s finance department as Financial Systems Business Associate, where you can be a key player in helping our company maintain its competitive edge in an ever-changing diverse environment!

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate in the design and development of accounting system standardization initiatives.
  • Contribute to the design and development of end-to-end accounting system solutions.
  • Assist with the establishment of company wide standard processes and procedures for the accurate and timely reporting of financial data.
  • Work collaboratively with interdepartmental teams to deliver identified reporting solutions in a timely manner.
  • Learn and assist in financial system implementations
  • Generate special ad hoc and data mining reports for management as required.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field.
  • Prior internships in accounting, or experience with data & financials systems a plus.
  • Effective technical skills with proficiency in SQL and data analysis.
  • Strong M.S Excel/Access abilities

 

For more information on both of these opportunities, https://bit.ly/2skGVNH and https://bit.ly/2CsRnIA

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