Expires soon HSBC

Audit Internship

  • Internship
  • Birmingham (West Midlands)
  • Accounting / Management control

Job description

Global Internal Audit Data Analytics Internship


This 12-week Intern programme is based within Global Internal Audit for students in the penultimate year of their university degree . To supports our growth strategy in China and India, this program is also aimed at final or penultimate year university students from China and India who are interested in returning to China/India to work after their study.

Successful applicants may be invited to attend the selection centre to be held in Birmingham and Edinburgh in February 2019. The selection process will give you the chance to experience what it will be like to work in Internal Audit and, at the same time, help us to decide whether you will be the right fit.

What you can expect

Our internship opportunities will give you first-hand experience of what a career at HSBC and Internal Audit is like. We are looking for students with the curiosity to approach challenges in new ways and the motivation to hit the ground running. We shall give you the means to develop vital skills for your future and encourage you to bring in new ideas and to seize the opportunity to work on every project available to you. This means you should be ready to be challenged, open to working in a diverse team and determined to make your mark.

What you will do

On your internship, you will not only gain an introduction to the nature of Internal Audit, but you will also become involved in individual and/or team project using data analytics and other innovation tools. You will learn the importance of digital advancements and the impact they have to solve a variety of problems. You will evolve the skills you are passionate about, along with the necessary qualities needed to develop a career in internal audit.

Ideal candidate profile

Qualifications :

Who does this suit?

Here's who we are looking for:

Team players. To deliver the best solutions for our customers and stakeholders, you will need to be able to collaborate: to listen to, and voice ideas and opinions

Agile workers. You will work in a fast-paced environment. You will maintain momentum by promoting flexible working and ensuring we constantly deliver improvement.

Digital opportunists. Be curious and motivated to explore new innovations using your skills to identify areas where we can build an edge over our competitors

Diverse thinkers. Be courageous about bringing new ideas to the table and share your enthusiasm for improving our services

To qualify for the application, you are expected to have a degree and/or qualification in Mathematics, Statistics, Financial Modelling, Econometrics, Applied Finance, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or other similar quantitative field. Besides, understanding and proficiency in SQL, R, Python, Java, Cloud and Data Technologies, and non-open source tools are preferred.

What can this lead to?

If your internship goes well, you could be offered the opportunity to join our 2-year Global Internal Audit Graduate Programme based in the UK, China and India in 2020. From there, you will have the opportunity to progress to a role in Global Internal Audit where you can impact how technology plays its part in the world of banking and internal auditing.