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Risk & Compliance Intern



Posted on Friday, July 5, 2024
PayMongo builds the most advanced online payments infrastructure in SE Asia, starting in the Philippines. Over the next few years, we will build a broad suite of products that aims to lower the barriers and remove all the complexities in payments. We are rapidly expanding to serve diverse needs of thousands of business. To continue on this exponential period of growth, we seek to build the best and the most diverse team of thinkers, doers and starters.
As a Risk & Compliance Intern, you will work closely with the Chief Risk and Compliance Officer in ensuring that the risk management & compliance programs are in place and implemented properly.

You will:

  • Help perform the risk management process from risk identification, risk assessment, risk mitigation, and risk monitoring of all the potential risks that might negatively impact the company’s financial position.
  • Assist in the rollout and implementation of Risk & Control Self-Assessment (RCSA) and IT Risk Assessment (ITRA).
  • Assist in compliance functions such as compliance advisory, awareness materials, and compliance testing.
  • Help provide support and training to employees to create a risk-aware culture.
  • Perform research about the latest trends in risk management that can be used in the enhancement of the existing risk management program.

You may be fit if:

  • You are taking up Business, Finance, Economics, Statistics, or other related courses
  • You have strong quantitative, analytical and conceptual skills, and data savvy
  • You have good communication skills and able to speak in front of groups, with the ability to lead meetings and take command of discussions
  • You possess the ability to work and establish working relationships with different teams
  • You are well-versed in Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint), knowledge in using statistical softwares is an advantage
  • You have the ability to prioritize assignments and effectively handle multiple tasks and activities on a daily basis
PayMongo is a financial technology company enabling businesses to receive payments online easily. We started the company in March 2019, and we are backed by Silicon Valley's most forward-thinking investors including Y Combinator, Peter Thiel, Founders Fund and Stripe. We are looking for people with passion, grit and the integrity to help us build the future of payments.