Internships - Perdue

Back to List

Internal Audit Internship with Fannie Mae

Date inactive: 4/1/2013

Job Title: Internal Audit Internship

Our Company: Fannie Mae exists to expand affordable housing and bring global capital to local communities in order to serve the U.S. housing market. Today, our focus is on preventing foreclosures, making mortgages and rental housing as affordable as possible, and supporting the housing recovery. We are rapidly building and realigning our company to better serve the market as we support the Administration’s Homeowner Affordability and Stability Plan. Join our dedicated, diverse, high-performing workforce and put your unique talents to good use as we work with our partners to advance our nation’s housing recovery.

The Opportunity: As a member of the Audit Team, summer interns will participate in audits of the Fannie Mae business, and have responsibility for assessing the adequacy and effectiveness of a business’ internal control environment and providing value-add solutions to Internal Audit and Business Management. The internship will be for twelve weeks beginning in June in our Washington, DC offices.

• Participate as a key team member on audit projects
• Assist the Audit Team in the identification, assessment and evaluation of key business risks and the applicable controls to mitigate those risks
• Develop and present value-add solutions to address identified control opportunities and risk exposures
• Responsible for documenting and reviewing business processes
• Assist senior auditors and team leaders to assess risks and evaluate controls
• Develop and execute audit tests
• Develop recommendations to close identified control gaps
• Ensure effective and efficient execution of audits in conformance with professional and department standards, budgets, and timelines
• Proficient use of automated work papers and other department and company tools
• Maintain internal audit competency through ongoing professional development

• Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
• Demonstrated leadership capabilities and the ability to contribute to a team atmosphere
• Self-starter, strong business acumen, and results focused
• Superior communication skills, both oral and written
• Knowledge and experience in Audit or the mortgage industry a plus

We encourage interested students to visit our website at www.fanniemae.com.

Fannie Mae is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that promotes work force diversity and hires without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, or other protected status. We promote a drug free environment.

Job Location: Washington, D.C.
Job Function: Accounting/Auditing
Compensation Type: Paid
Application Qualifications:

There are no required qualifications for this position.

The following qualifications are desired:
    Degree: BS
    Major: Accounting-BS, Business Administration-BS, Finance-BS
    Student Status: Junior
    GPA: 3.00
    Work Authorization: Authorized to work in the U.S.
Email to Receive Resumes/Applications: jennifer_luecking@fanniemae.com