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Company: Deloitte
Location: Hattiesburg, MS
Career Level: Associate
Industries: Business Services, Consulting


Position Summary

Are you interested on being on the cutting edge of regulatory compliance? Are you focused on helping others comply with regulations and policies?  Are you passionate about research and subject-matter expertise in a professional services environment?  Are you interested in gaining exposure to auditor independence rules promulgated by our regulators? Then our ICN Personal Consultation team may be the right fit for you!   


Work you'll do

As a Personal Consultation Associate Analyst, you'll be part of a strong and cohesive team where you will use your analytical, research and investigative skills to:

  • Review financial and other information submitted via the Deloitte Independence Review (DIR) system from senior level candidates seeking to join Deloitte as a Partner, Principal or Managing Director.
  • Document consultation analyses and conclusions regarding personal financial interests, close relative employment positions, outside activity employment positions, and Board of Director positions.
  • Participate on follow up calls with the internal teams or candidates to review conclusions or gather additional information.
  • Assist new Partners, Principals, and Managing Directors with understanding and completing their independence compliance requirements upon joining Deloitte, including how to maintain their Tracking & Trading (T&T) portfolios.
  • Assist in the further development of procedures, and testing and implementation of improvements, for the DIR system
  • As needed, provide support to other areas within the Independence & Conflicts Network to assist audit engagement teams on compliance with SEC rules


The Team

Risk & Brand Protection (R&BP)

At Deloitte, we are stewards of reputation—ours and our clients. That's why we foster a culture that protects, preserves, and enhances our reputation. With your help, we will distinguish Deloitte as the clear leader in professional services, making us the first choice for clients and talent.

Independence & Conflicts Network

The Independence & Conflicts Network (ICN) Personal Consultation team performs a critical consultative, quality-assurance and risk-management function for the Deloitte US Firms, helping the organization remain unbiased and free from conflicts-of-interest, in fact and appearance, when providing service to attest/audit clients. Independence requirements are defined by specific sets of policies, external rules and regulations, so maintaining both the independence of the Deloitte US Firms and personal independence is essential to the business and reputation of Deloitte.



  • Bachelors' degree (preferably in a business area)
  • 0-2 years of relevant experience
  • Positive customer service attitude and dedication to quality, with a demonstrated attention to detail.
  • Proficient in standard office-productivity tools (Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word).  Microsoft Visio a plus.
  • Solid verbal and written communication, research, organizational, analytical, and interpersonal skills.
  • With the support of a team leader, be able to work on multiple initiatives, report and communicate progress.
  • Ability to react positively to an environment where priorities and deadlines can quickly change.
  • Ability to manage and prioritize time required on activities and be responsive to requests for information.
  • Demonstrate initiative and good judgment.
  • Ability to effectively work independently, and as part of a team, in a dynamic work environment. 
  • Limited Sponsorship may be available.


  • An understanding of Independence requirements for professional auditing firms
  • A basic knowledge of financial instruments and accounts, such as equities, fixed income, brokerage accounts, etc.


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At Deloitte, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits. Learn more about what working at Deloitte can mean for you.

Our people and culture

Our diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture empowers our people to be who they are, contribute their unique perspectives, and make a difference individually and collectively. It enables us to leverage different ideas and perspectives, and bring more creativity and innovation to help solve our client most complex challenges. This makes Deloitte one of the most rewarding places to work. Learn more about our inclusive culture.

Professional development

From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there's always room to learn. We offer opportunities to build new skills, take on leadership opportunities and connect and grow through mentorship. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career.

As used in this posting, “Deloitte” means Deloitte LLP. Please see for a detailed description of the legal structure of Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

Deloitte will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws. See notices of various ban-the-box laws where available.

Requisition code: 43898

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