IT Audit & Advisory Services Intern

With more than 7,000 employees, we are the largest health insurance company in Michigan. We offer an exciting work environment with a diverse group of employees. Our goal is to make health insurance easier for our members. We want to transform the industry and become a resource that people can trust.

Detroit, MI

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan (Internships)

Our Mission: We commit to being our members&rsquo; trusted partner by providing affordable, innovative products that improve their care and health. Our Customer Commitment: We aspire to be clear and simple, to help you make the right choices, to offer valuable coverage, and help you get quality health care for you and those you love. Our Commitment to our Social Mission: Increasing access to affordable health care Enhancing the quality of care patients receive Improving the health of Michigan&rsquo;s citizens and communities.&nbsp; <p><br />Our employees are eligible for several great perks:</p> <ul> <li>Comprehensive medical, dental and vision insurance</li> <li>401(k) with company match</li> <li>Annual bonuses</li> <li>Tuition assistance</li> <li>Paid parking</li> </ul>

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Paid Internship

Overview: Functions as an internal control consultant responsible for assisting in conducting internal information technology (IT) audits/reviews and project consulting services on behalf of the corporation to mitigate risk and assess the control environment.&nbsp; Develop and communicate control risk and issues for multiple layers of leadership. Supports the enterprise development of BCBSM&rsquo;s understanding about risk and controls and improvements to the risk management and control systems.<br /> <ul> <li>Obtain exposure to compliance, governance and risk management as it relates to Cybersecurity and Information Technology.</li> <li>Obtain exposure to health insurance industry processes, controls and technologies.</li> <li>Learn to apply a risk-based approach to evaluating strategic corporate initiatives.</li> <li>Learn to apply an IT audit methodology by executing a program to evaluate controls.</li> <li>Network and establish professional contacts in the health care industry by attending departmental and client meetings.</li> </ul>
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Assist in conducting internal audits and risk assessments to identify risks, document established controls to mitigate risk and assess the control environment of each auditable unit.</li> <li>Attend client interviews and assist in preparing all meeting documentation.</li> <li>Prepare complete and accurate audit workpapers in a timely manner.</li> <li>Assist in the development of final reporting of audit findings and/or risks identified to executive management.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><strong><u>Required &amp; Preferred Skills</u></strong></p> <p><strong>Preferred Major(s):</strong></p> <ul> <li>Cybersecurity.</li> <li>Information Technology.</li> <li>Computer Science.</li> <li>Management Information Systems.</li> <li>Accounting and Information Systems.</li> </ul> <p><strong>Preferred and Minimum Candidate Standing:</strong></p> <p>Grad School: Any</p> <p>Undergrad: Junior or Senior;&nbsp;Desired GPA:&nbsp;3.5 and above</p> <ul> <li>Basic knowledge of and/or interest in Cybersecurity and Information Technology (processes and controls); technical knowledge is not required.</li> <li>Effectively collaborate/work in a team environment.</li> <li>Demonstrate critical thinking skills to solve problems in a dynamic team environment.</li> <li>Strong communication skills, including the ability to listen, understand, read, and communicate effectively both written and verbally in a professional environment.</li> <li>Proficient in current industry standard PC applications, (e.g. Excel, Access, Word, Microsoft Office).</li> <li>Ability to travel to other BCBSM facilities and vendor sites to meet with operating or audit personnel (as needed).</li> </ul> <p>Preferred Work Experience: Prior work experience in specified field is desired, but not required. Prior health care experience.</p>