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Biogen Intern: Internal Audit in Cambridge, Massachusetts

/This position is a 12 week Internship from June – August 2022 / The Biogen Internal Audit department is an independent assurance function that assists the Company in assessing the reliability of financial reporting, compliance with applicable laws, regulations and company policies, and the efficiency and effectiveness of business operations. You will function as an integral part of audit teams, working under the direction of the auditor-in-charge, to meet the objectives of audit activities within established deadlines. *Position Description * You will focus on assessing the operational effectiveness of financial controls (i.e., Sarbanes-Oxley 404 testing) along with other members of the Internal Audit team but may also participate in other audit projects as needed. This work may include: * Test the design and operating effectiveness of Sarbanes-Oxley control activities * Execute testing of international affiliate financial controls and processes * Execute test plans of remediation actions related to higher and moderate risk audit observations across a wide away of financial, operational and IT audit areas * Assist in the planning activities and execute test plans on various financial, operational and IT audits * Prepare presentations for different levels of management * Excellent organization skills * Excellent written and verbal communication skills * Detail-oriented * Ability to meet deadlines * Self-motivated * Ability to work in a team * Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office suite * Must be pursuing an undergraduate or post graduate degree in accounting To participate in the Biogen Internship Program, students must meet the following eligibility criteria: * Legal authorization to work in the U.S. * At least 18 years of age prior to the scheduled start date * Be currently enrolled in an accredited college or university *Education * * Major: Accounting * Minimum Overall GPA: 3.3 * Minimum Accounting GPA: 3.5 * Number of Accounting Credits: 15 All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.