Assurant Inc, a Fortune 500 company, is growing strong. As we prepareto meet increasing demands for our innovative products and services, we have anopportunity for a skilled, self-starter to join our Internal Audit Services(IAS) department as a part-time intern at our Atlanta office. IAS is anindependent, objective group within the company that provides assurance andadvisory needs to the company. Additionally, IAS helps the company accomplishits objectives by providing a systematic, disciplined approach to evaluatingand improving the effectiveness of risk management, control, and governanceprocesses. The scope of IAS includes audits around the following:
Efficiency and effectiveness of business and Informationtechnology (IT) operations
Compliance with applicable laws and regulations(i.e. Sarbanes â Oxley)
In this role, the Intern will primarily work on SOX audits. This willgive you a good look at the internal workings of an IT organization includinguser access, change management, password security and several others. You willsupport SOX management and perform the following IT-related functions:
Attending walk-through meetings to assist with identifyingand testing of key IT dependent SOX controls and IT General Controls (ITGCs)
Documenting process and control workflows
Design test procedures to determine theeffectiveness of control activities
Gathering evidence for control testing
Identifying populations of control evidence
Selecting samples for control testing
Documenting test results within testingspreadsheets
Identifying and evaluating instances wherecontrol objectives are not being met
We are looking for an individual with the following qualifications:
Junior or Senior (could be pursuing masterâsdegree) status majoring in Accounting/Finance (with an interest in IT) or InformationTechnology related fields.
GPA 3.0 or higher.
Excellent communication skills.
Strong PC Skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint,Visio)
Keen attention to detail is a must
The ideal candidate would able to start ASAP, work a minimum of 20 hours a week during the school year and a maximum of 40 hours a week during the summer and other breaks.
We offer a competitive wage, business casual environment, and a flexible schedule.
There is a possibility that the internship may be extended up to one year or more for the right candidate.