Audit & Compliance Intern

Reports To: IT Project Manager


Department: Finance Analytics & Consulting


Location: Seattle, WA


As an Intern in our Finance Analytics & Consulting team you will be working in a community and culture of intelligent and fun people in our office at Westlake Tower in the heart of Downtown Seattle.


You will research different compliance certifications that are applicable to Arvato’s analytics solutions and support the implementation of process documentation and controls as well as obtaining relevant certifications for Arvato and its newly developed solutions.


This position offers a tremendous opportunity for growth in an international start-up environment with exposure to day-to-day business activities, business development, and senior management.


The ideal candidate would be able to commit to the internship for at least 3 months – either full- or part-time.




  • Research different compliance certifications for analytics, technology, and other variables that may be applicable to Arvato and its solutions
  • Manage the documentation of processes and implementation of process controls
  • Design roadmaps to certifications and present them to senior business leaders at Arvato
  • Create PowerPoint presentations on your findings at key intervals in the process
  • Take responsibility for scheduling audits, talking to key stakeholders in all Arvato offices across the world, and gathering information
  • Get involved in the solution development process and take on project management tasks
  • Must be flexible and willing to take tasks from other business units without sacrificing main job duty




Essential Qualifications, Training and Experience:

  • Pursuing a B.A./B.S. at an accredited University
  • High proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience or Major in Law, Business, Economics, Finance, or relevant equivalents
  • Record of initiative-taking and leadership in a work setting and/or extracurricular activities
  • Creative and innovative with proven skills to develop and foster fresh ideas
  • Adept at picking up new techniques and technology
  • Interest in startup culture and financial services
  • Proactive, action-oriented, and results-driven with strong business judgment


Desirable Qualifications, Training and Experience:

  • Previous relevant experience/internships with a focus on compliance
  • Experience in the financial service industry (i.e. payments, lending, billing, collections, etc.)


Personal Attributes required:

  • Self-starter that is creative, analytical, business-minded, and motivated to develop ideas and translate them into tangible outputs
  • Ability to work in an independent, results-oriented manner as part of an international and intercultural team
  • Strong commitment to excellence and personal and professional growth
  • Strong attention to detail




  • Compliance
  • Project Management
  • Creativity and Innovation
  • Commercial & Business Acumen
  • Teamwork
  • Integrity, Values and Ethics
  • Problem Solving
  • Results Orientation
  • Data Analytics


Arvato Financial Solutions is a part of Arvato Digital Services LLC (ADiS) an internationally networked outsourcing provider. There are more than 7,500 employees who design and implement solutions for business processes across integrated service chains for customers around the world. Our portfolio includes robust services related to the creation of professional and custom IT services that revolutionize finance through advanced intelligence and analytics by employing a value-driven model to serve our business partners in the consumer electronics, high-tech, telecommunication, networking and banking sectors. With more than five decades of experience and our global footprint, we bridge data and operational change for our customers to ensure they are well equipped for the challenges of their markets.

ADiS LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA.


“Arvato Finance is an Equal Opportunities Employer, Embracing Diversity in the workplace”



The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

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