Walmart 2018 Summer Intern: Global Audit Services in BENTONVILLE, Arkansas
909387BRReq ID:909387BRCompany Summary:What started small, with a single discount store and the simple idea of selling more for less, has grown over the last 50 years into the largest retailer in the world. Today, nearly 260 million customers visit our more than 11,500 stores under 72 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce sites in 11 countries each week. With fiscal year 2016 revenue of $482.1 billion, Walmart employs 2.3 million associates worldwide – 1.5 million in the U.S. alone. It’s all part of our unwavering commitment to creating opportunities and bringing value to customers and communities around the world.Job Title:2018 Summer Intern: Global Audit ServicesEmployment Type:InternshipCity:BENTONVILLEState:ARPosition Description:The Walmart Corporate Global Audit Services Internship is a highly visible 10-week program designed to provide experiential learning and development opportunities for undergraduates. All internships are located at the Walmart Corporate office in Bentonville, Arkansas.
As an intern, you will have an opportunity to work on challenging and innovative projects that will drive our business forward. Each intern will work on one or multiple strategically relevant projects that impact not only our business, but our customers. You will put classroom theory to the test by working on real business issues, as they relate to finance, accounting and business processes at the world’s largest retailer.
Throughout your internship, you will receive leadership development, professional mentorship and technical training via cohort-based learning environments. The Audit interns also have exclusive exposure to the CFO and Senior Finance Leadership through the Finance Leadership Speaker series. In addition, you will gain valuable insight into all aspects of the Audit department, through direct interaction with current associates, and have an opportunity to see their career paths first-hand.
There are many events for all interns company-wide which are sponsored by the Corporate Intern Program, i.e. Executive Speaker Series, Community Volunteering, Intern/Executive Softball Game, Distribution Center tour, and Naturals Baseball game. These events allow you to learn more about Walmart and socialize with interns from across the company.
Within Global Audit Services, it is expected that you participate in the full life cycle of an audit project. You will be given specific project responsibilities, which range from planning the audit engagement to writing the audit report. Through the audit project, you will develop a thorough understanding of how to evaluate and control risk. You will deliver the results of the audit to senior Audit and Business leadership and help to recommend actions plans to resolve issues.Minimum Qualifications:Pursuing a BS/BA in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Business, Strategy or other quantitative/technical related field
•12 credit hours of Accounting upon graduation
•Eligible to work in the U.S. without restrictionsAdditional Preferred Qualifications:•Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
•Persuasive written and oral communication skills
•Exceptional interpersonal skills
•Sound financial acumen
•Highly motivated self-starter
•Organizational and project-management skills
•Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
•2nd language, not required, but a plusCategory:Audit Hourly/Salary:SalaryShift:0Requisition Template:Home Office