Finance Graduate Intern - Internal Audit

internship - full time, unpaid

Paypal
Scottsdale, AZ
Closed
Posted 36 Days ago
Paypal
Scottsdale, AZ
internship - full time, unpaid
Posted 36 Days ago

Description

Job Information PayPal Finance Graduate Intern - Internal Audit in Scottsdale, Arizona Finance Graduate Intern - Internal Auditin Scottsdaleat PayPal Date Posted: 6/4/2019 Share With: Job Snapshot * Employee Type: Full-Time * Location: * Job Type: * Experience: Not Specified * Date Posted: 6/4/2019 * Job ID: R0045954 Job Description Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPals 277 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies. Execute internal audit assignments on a timely basis, including ad hoc projects and special investigations; Evaluate test results by accurately identifying symptoms, root cause, problems, and alternative controls; Effectively communicate the results of audit work to multiple levels of management, and win support for value-added audit recommendations; Collaborate with audit team members and demonstrate accountability for assigned tasks; Utilize internal audit best practice tools and processes to evaluate business functions with applicable laws, regulations and enterprise standards; Proactively develop and maintain professional working relationships with colleagues, the business, and respective support areas at both local and global levels; Gain an understanding of business/industry changes and their effect on the business, audit plan/approach and risk assessments; The ideal candidate should be enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or graduate degree program, with a major in Accounting, Finance, Business, or related field. Basic knowledge of audit principles and internal controls desired. Prior experience preferred in External Audit, Internal Audit, or related experience working in a global financial institution with knowledge of current finance and accounting practices. Industry experience should come from a recognized financial or payment institution and would ideally be within a large and high growth company that provides a variety of financial products and services. This candidate should have the ability to evaluate internal controls or business functions, especially in a regulated environment. SKILLS REQUIRED: Capable of operating in a fast pace, diverse and matrixed environment while managing multiple assignments; Detail oriented and capable of clearly and concisely documenting work papers, issue statements, and audit reports in line with audit standards and for reliance by external auditors and regulators; Deadline driven, self-directed, and organized individual; Fluent in English, with excellent written and verbal communications skills; Able to understand risk and control concepts; Demonstrated teamwork and interpersonal skills; Analytical and problem solving skills; Innovative mindset and ability to develop ideas seeking ways to add value to the Global Internal Audit team and the business. Job Description We are seeking an Intern to join PayPal, reporting to the Senior Auditor of the Americas Internal Audit team. An internship with PayPal will provide you with the ability to apply classroom knowledge in a fast-paced, diverse, and global environment. You will assist the audit team in conducting audits and reviews of various areas of PayPals business units and regions including Canada, the US, and Brazil. You will collaborate with business leaders to add value to the companys foundational processes globally. You must be self-motivated and have a desire to influence and communicate effectively across all levels of management, from individual business managers to executives. You should have the ability to build relationships/partnerships and work cross-functionally to drive time sensitive deliverables, issues tracking, and reporting. We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom. PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. R0045954 Individuals seeking employment at PayPal are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation. You have the opportunity to provide the following information in order to help us comply with federal and state Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action record keeping, reporting, and other legal requirements.

Skills

auditing, accounting, internal audit, internal controls, finance, teamwork, microsoft access, external audit, accounts payable, financial services, microsoft word, english, spanish, problem solving, organization

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