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Grant Thornton Internship Program
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About Grant Thornton Internship Program

Grant Thornton LLP offers an outstanding opportunity for career growth and development, an attractive compensation and incentive program, generous benefits including immediate participation in our 401(k) plan, and a flexible work environment that offers individual enrichment opportunities in a team environment.

During your internship at Grant Thornton, you will be placed in a supportive environment which provides opportunities to truly understand the day-to-day value you can add to clients. You will work alongside Partners, Senior Executives, and peers as a member of the engagement team. Additionally, you will have an opportunity to learn new skillsets, be involved in office community activities, and build lasting relationships with members of the Grant Thornton team.

Your internship will include, but will not be limited to, the following:

  • Working on a variety of client engagements in varying industries
  • Networking with your peers
  • Meeting with your mentor for regular feedback and professional development discussions
  • Connecting with fellow interns and Grant Thornton staff at social events
  • Participating in team-building exercises
  • Giving back to the community through outreach activities
  • Sharpening your leadership skills

• Pursuing Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Accounting or other relevant field of study
• Major and overall minimum GPA of 3.0/4.0
• The willingness and ability to work additional hours, as needed, and travel to various client sites

Skill Requirements:
• Excellent analytical, communication (written and verbal), and interpersonal skills
• Strong technical aptitude and skillset
• Demonstrated project management skillset including project planning and time management
• Ability to work efficiently and effectively in a complex team environment

Grant Thornton Internship Program

171 N. Clark Street
Suite 200
Chicago, IL 60601


Number of Interns: 101 or more
Compensation/Benefits: Paid
Duration: 6 to 12 weeks
Hours: Full-time
Academic Level: College Juniors, College Seniors, Business School Students, Law School Students
Degree Track: Bachelor of Science, Juris Doctor, Master of Science
Minimum GPA Preferred: 3.00-3.49