Career Mixer Companies

The MISSO Career Mixer is a great opportunity for you to network with employers, find out more about opportunities, and follow up on job search prospects.

You must be a paid MISSO Member to attend. Career fair is Monday, February 17th from 6P.M. to 9 P.M. It will be in the UH Athletics & Alumni Center. Employers expect to see the best MISSO Members have to offer – Professionalism! This is a Professional Event and professional dress is required. MISSO expects the following dress standards to be followed. Members who fail to follow these standards may be turned away and may not be allowed to enter until they are in compliance.

Dress Code: Business Professional

MEN
WOMEN
Business suits are preferred
Business suits are preferred
-Dress slacks
-Dress shoes with appropriate matching socks
-Conservative tie recommended
-Dress slacks or knee length skirt
-Conservative dress top – long sleeves preferred
-Professional style shoes – low heel recommended

*No t-shirts, short-sleeved shirts, exposed arms, sneakers, sandals, flip-flops, shorts, or jeans* If you’re a recent graduate, bring your transcript. You can only attend if you have graduated in the last 6 months.
Researching is a crucial step in securing a job. Here are some very important questions that should serve as a starting point. Please make sure you know the answers to these questions when approaching a company’s booth during the career mixer. Recruiters are expecting candidates to be well informed about the following…

Tips:

  • Bring 25-30 copies of your resume
  • Have your 30-second elevator pitch ready
  • Wear professional business attire
  • Bring a business portfolio with notepad and pen to take notes
  • Firm handshake and eye contact
  • Talk to multiple recruiters from the same company
  • Ask for the recruiter’s contact information
  • Send a follow up email to the recruiter

* This event is open to paid members only. Sign-up to become a member here!

Companies Attending The MISSO Career Mixer.

 
EY

"Through our four integrated service lines — Assurance, Advisory, Tax and Transaction Advisory Services — and our deep sector knowledge, we help our clients to capitalize on new opportunities and assess and manage risk to deliver responsible growth. Our high-performing, multidisciplinary teams help them fulfill regulatory requirements, keep investors informed and meet stakeholder needs."

KPMG

"KPMG member firms operate in 147 countries, collectively employing more than 219,000 people, serving the needs of business, governments, public-sector agencies, not-for-profits and through member firms' audit and assurance practices, the capital markets. KPMG is committed to quality and service excellence in all that we do, bringing our best to clients and earning the public's trust through our actions and behaviours both professionally and personally."

Alight Solutions

"Alight Solutions is a leading provider of integrated benefits, payroll and cloud solutions. With more than 15,000 professionals across 29 countries, Alight provides leading-edge benefits administration and ERP technology and services to more than 3,250 clients including 50% of the Fortune 500. Alight’s combination of data-driven insights and technology expertise creates unique value for clients. Alight is a six-time member of IAOP’s Global Outsourcing 100. Learn how Alight drives better business outcomes and employee wellbeing for organizations of all sizes at alight.com."

BDO USA

"BDO delivers assurance, tax, and financial advisory services to clients throughout the country and around the globe. We offer numerous industry-specific practices, world-class resources, and an unparalleled commitment to meeting our clients’ needs. We currently serve more than 400 publicly traded domestic and international clients."

Capco

"Capco is a global management and technology consultancy dedicated to the financial services and energy industries. Our professionals combine innovative thinking with unrivalled industry and domain expertise to offer our clients consulting expertise, complex technology and package integration, transformation delivery, and managed services, to move their organizations forward. Through our collaborative and efficient approach, we help our clients successfully innovate, increase revenue, manage risk and regulatory change, reduce costs, and enhance controls. We serve our clients from offices in leading financial centers across the Americas, Europe, and Asia Pacific."

Credera

"Credera is a full-service management consulting, user experience, and technology solutions firm. Our clients range from Fortune 500 companies to emerging industry leaders. We provide expert, objective advice to help solve complex business and technology challenges. Our deep capabilities in strategy, organization, process, analytics, user experience, and technology help our clients improve their performance. Clients depend on our ability to anticipate, recognize, and address their specific needs."

Deloitte

"Deloitte drives progress. Our firms around the world help clients become leaders wherever they choose to compete. Deloitte invests in outstanding people of diverse talents and backgrounds and empowers them to achieve more than they could elsewhere. Our work combines advice with action and integrity. We believe that when our clients and society are stronger, so are we."

Harris County

"Harris County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas within the Houston–Sugar Land–Baytown metropolitan area. As of 2000 U.S. Census, the county had a population of 3,400,578 (though a 2007 estimate placed the population at 4,011,475), making it the most populous county in Texas and the third most populous county in the United States. Its county seat is Houston. Harris County is a place where your expertise will be valued, your knowledge expanded, and your abilities challenged."

LivaNova

"LivaNova is a global medical technology company built on decades of experience and a relentless commitment to improve the lives of patients around the world. As a worldwide leader in cardiovascular and neuromodulation solutions, we are dedicated to helping create meaningful products and therapies that transform lives each and every day. LivaNova is also dedicated to the highest standards, and we operate at the topmost level of business ethics and compliance."

PROS

"PROS mission is to help people and companies outperform by enabling smarter selling in the digital economy. We’ve developed our predictive and prescriptive guidance over decades of testing in complex, real-world business cases, and our team of experts represent the industry’s best."

Protiviti

"Protiviti is a global consulting firm that delivers deep expertise, objective insights, a tailored approach and unparalleled collaboration to help leaders confidently face the future. Our consulting solutions span critical business problems in technology, business process, analytics, risk, compliance, transactions and internal audit. We are committed to attracting and developing a diverse workforce of professionals that share the common value of collaboration. As an organization, we believe that by teaming together, with each other, and our clients, we can see beyond the surface of changes and problems organizations face in this fast changing world to discover opportunities others might miss and face the future with greater confidence."

RSM

"RSM is a powerful network of audit, tax and consulting experts with offices all over the world. As an integrated team, we share skills, insight and resources, as well as a client-centric approach that’s based on a deep understanding of your business. This is how we empower you to move forward with confidence and realise your full potential. This is The Power of Being Understood."

Schlumberger

"Our story begins with what it truly means to be a technology innovator. Our common sense of purpose unites 105,000 people representing 170 nationalities with products, sales and services in more than 120 countries. We supply the industry’s most comprehensive range of products and services, from exploration through production, and integrated pore-to-pipeline solutions that optimize hydrocarbon recovery to deliver reservoir performance sustainably."

Talent Path

"By providing an immersive, accelerated learning experience to high potential early career talent, we prepare them for working as Talent Path consultants in technology roles with premier employers which might otherwise be out of reach. In the process, we are helping to solve the larger structural issue in the labor marketplace related to the supply of technology talent. Our consultant trainees are hired immediately as full-time, salaried employees and our learning experience is provided free of charge. Our investment is recouped during the consultant’s two-year commitment as a Talent Path consultant after which our clients have the option to hire these sought-after resources who are proven in their roles."

UTMB

"For more than 125 years, UTMB has stood with Texas—training the health care workforce; helping make the state a leader in advancing the understanding and treatment of illness and injury; serving as a major provider of health care for Texans and their families; and innovating the future of how care is delivered."

Targa Resources

"Targa is a leading provider of midstream services and is one of the largest independent midstream energy companies in North America. We own, operate, acquire and develop a diversified portfolio of complementary midstream energy assets."

Tokio Marine

"Tokio Marine has been conducting business in the U.S. for a century and Tokio Marine America Insurance Company (TMAIC) is licensed to write all lines in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia. With the highest financial strength rating from A.M. Best, TMAIC is committed to delivering security through a financially sound organization. We provide unique insurance and risk management tools from our experienced staff of account executives, underwriters and loss prevention engineers and fair and timely claim settlement from a skilled team of claim professionals."

Weaver

"At our core, we’re a Texas-based, national accounting firm with comprehensive capabilities. That means we do the things you’d expect us to do: traditional assurance and tax services. However, our philosophy has always been about doing more than expected. That’s why Weaver also provides a wide array of advisory services including risk advisory, transaction advisory, IT advisory, energy compliance services, forensics and litigation, financial institutions consulting and public company services."

Wunderman Thomspon

"We are Wunderman Thompson, a creative, data and technology agency built to inspire growth for ambitious brands. We believe growth is a force for good, so we’ve made it our mission. Being inspired by growth allows us to produce breakthrough creativity that helps our clients’ businesses succeed. By design, we resist the ordinary, we are courageous, and we are inspired. If that describes you too, then let’s talk - we’d love to work with you."

 

*Please note that this list is subject to change*