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BKD, LLP On-Campus Interviews


Interview Date: September 16, 2013
Application Deadline: September 10
Interview Location: SH 214


Positions Interviewing for:
-Staff Accountants
Take your career to the next level at a national CPA and advisory firm. At BKD, we offer the resources you need to go as far as your talent will take you. Build your skills focusing on specific industries and service areas while delivering unmatched client service to high-profile companies and organizations. Take a closer look at BKD, a stable, growing firm that offers you competitive compensation, People First benefits and paid time off.
Work with great people and experience rewarding career opportunities. Our approximately 2,000 CPAs, advisors and dedicated staff serve clients in 50 states and internationally.
What do you want to become?
As a staff accountant at BKD, you may use your critical thinking abilities to help clients solve problems or apply your social skills to build rewarding business relationships. You will work with clients from a variety of industries as you develop your technical skills and strengthen the foundation on which you will build your career. Whether you choose to start in audit or tax, you will be coached by our experienced staff and management personnel. As your skill set grows, you will assume greater responsibility and actively participate in determining your career path.
Required Skills
Successful staff accountants display the following skills and characteristics:
•Solid technical accounting knowledge
•Effective time management
•Strong oral and written communication skills
•Ability to work well with a team as well as independently
•Problem-solving attitude
•Willingness to take initiative
•Close attention to detail
•Ability to work under pressure and against deadlines 
-Accounting Interns
Intern candidates must be working toward an accounting degree and CPA exam eligibility and have a minimum 3.0 GPA (overall and in accounting). Successful completion of Intermediate Accounting I and Introductory Tax is preferred. U.S. citizenship or Lawful Permanent Resident status is required for this internship position. Intern candidates will preferably be seniors or masters students with projected final graduation dates (150 hours) between December 2014 and August 2015; juniors or students with later graduation dates may be considered.
Experience the BKD difference for yourself. For more information about our firm locations, visit BKD, LLP is an equal opportunity employer with policies designed to ensure equal opportunities in recruitment, employment, promotion, compensation, training and development without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion or creed, disability, national origin or any other protected status.


Majors Interviewing: Accounting, MBA
Position Location: All BKD locations
Requirements: Minimum 3.0 GPA

For more information or to sign up for an interview, contact Career Services at 628-4260, stop by SH 214, or sign up online through your Careers for Tigers account.