2023 Credit and Fraud Risk MBA Summer Internship

American Express

Location: Greater London

Job Type: Full time


How we serve our customers is constantly evolving and is a challenge we gladly accept. Whether you’re finding new ways to prevent identity fraud or enabling customers to start a new business, you can work with one of the most valuable datasets in the world to identify insights and actions that can have a significant impact on our customers and our business. And, with opportunities to learn from leaders who have defined the course of our industry, you can grow your career and define your own path. Find your place in risk management on #TeamAmex.

Business Unit/Role Specific Info

A single decision can have many outcomes, and when that decision affects hundreds of thousands of customers and employees, it needs to be the right one. That’s where Risk Management comes in.

At American Express, Risk Management forms the backbone of all financial services operations. It affects every aspect of the company globally. Join us this summer, and you’ll get to know all the areas of our business – from consumer cards to small-business services, corporate services, and merchant partners. Plus, you’ll work with the industry’s top Risk Management teams, developing strategies, leveraging Machine Learning and overseeing how recent news events impacts our customers.

Our well-established MBA Summer Internship Programme will provide high-performing MBA students with the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in projects that have strategic, operational and financial significance to the company. Interns will meet the business leaders from all levels and have a chance to learn about the culture and values of the organisation as well as network across regions and functions.


  • Strong problem solving and project management skills

  • Background in quantitative analysis

  • Graduate degree in an analytical field (such as Economics, Statistics, Engineering, Mathematics, Science)

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Strong influencing skills

  • Experience with statistical software or other programming languages (e.g. SQL, Python, Hive, R)


  • Currently enrolled in an MBA, MIF (Master’s in Finance) or other post-graduate master’s programme with a graduation date between December 2023 and July 2024

  • At least 3 years full time work experience in an analytical position

About AMEX

At American Express, we know that with the right backing, people and businesses have the power to progress in incredible ways. Whether we’re supporting our customers’ financial confidence to move ahead, taking commerce to new heights, or encouraging people to explore the world, our colleagues are constantly redefining what’s possible— and we’re proud to back each other every step of the way.

Join #TeamAmex and let’s lead the way together.

American Express is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other status protected by law.

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Offer of employment with American Express is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background verification check, subject to applicable laws and regulations.
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