Internal Audit Internship - Summer 2019 (Johnston, RI)

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Citizens Bank

Internal Audit Internship - Summer 2019 (Johnston, RI)

Johnston, RI
  • Responsibilities

    If you are a current college student, you have the chance to jumpstart your career by joining one of the internship programs at Citizens Bank. Our internship programs give you the chance to work on a variety of critical business assignments that will test your skills and use your academic knowledge. For many of our successful interns, these opportunities often lead to full-time job offers.

    Citizens Bank is looking for highly motivated and talented individuals for the Internal Audit Internship. The Internal Audit department is staffed by over 100 skilled professionals with a mission of consistently providing the Board, Audit Committee, Shareholders, and Executive Management with an independent and objective view of the effectiveness of the Bank’s control environment, risk management practices, and culture. As an Intern in Internal Audit, you will participate in various activities which provide independent assurance on the appropriateness of the design and operational effectiveness of risk management and internal control processes that mitigate key risks. Under the supervision of a member of the Internal Audit team, you will assess risk in line with bank policy, industry standards, and regulatory requirements and take on assignments to support the completion of audits.

    The Internal Audit Internship starts in Early June 2019.

    Primary responsibilities include:

    • Participate in various audit activities, such as reviewing relevant background material or analyzing data, documenting meeting notes, or preparing and/or updating process maps, to identify risks and controls of the area being audited
    • Execute testing of controls, documenting test steps taken and summarizing testing results during audits or issue validation activities
    • Adhere to IA Methodology and bank policies and procedures
    • Performs various ad hoc requests, such as data input or analysis, as needed
    • Hours per Week: 40
    • Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Qualifications

    Qualifications include:

    • Self-starter and self-motivated
    • Excellent interpersonal and verbal/written communication skills
    • Strong analytical skills
    • Team player who can work closely with others to complete projects under pressure with limited time and resources
    • Proficient in MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint)
    • Currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, Information Technology, or related degree
    • Preferred graduation date of May 2020
    • Minimum GPA of 3.0

    At Citizens, you'll find a customer-centric culture built around helping our customers and giving back to our local communities. When you join our team, you are part of a supportive and collaborative workforce, with access to training and tools to accelerate your potential and maximize your career growth.

    Equal Employment Opportunity

    It is the policy of Citizens Bank to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all colleagues and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, gender, pregnancy/childbirth, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability or perceived disability, genetic information, citizenship, veteran or military status, marital or domestic partner status, or any other category protected by federal, state and/or local laws.

    Equal Employment and Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veteran

    Citizens Bank is a brand name of Citizens Bank, N.A. and each of its respective subsidiaries.

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  • About Us
    With over 19,000 colleagues and operating in over 11 states throughout the New England, Mid-Atlantic and Midwest regions, Citizens Bank is one of the oldest and largest institutions. We offer a broad range of banking products and services to individuals, small businesses and larger corporations and institutions to help our customers reach their potential.