Internal Security Intern

Category:
Internship
Job Type:
Location:
Douglas, Isle of Man

Job Purpose

The Intern programme launched in 2015 and, after five successful years with high demand, we’re going to be back, bigger and better for 2020 with an Internal Security Internship up for grabs.

The Stars Group is the ultimate owner of industry leading gaming brands such as PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, and the PokerStars Live brands, and through its ownership of Sky Betting & Gaming, a mobile-led leading online gaming operator, licenses the Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo and Sky Poker online gaming brands. Collectively, these and other brands of The Stars Group have millions of registered customers globally, forming one of the world’s largest publicly listed online gaming companies.

As our Internal Security Intern you will be based on the Isle of Man and will assist with the planning and execution of departmental workloads. You will have hands on involvement in delivering internal security fraud monitoring, assisting with investigations and possibly working on special projects that arise.  

You will be responsible for protecting the Group and players from staff related frauds or abuses throughout the business, undertaking continuous monitoring, investigating and project-based activities. You’ll complete thorough and methodical continuous monitoring of internal financial and gaming system transactions and staff activity using prescribed tools and methodology across all Group brands.

You will undertake thorough and careful investigations and tests of transactions, postings, and other account changes in Group systems documenting findings and results in team logs for external review. You’ll also develop an understanding of functions and reports in back office gaming software across all Group brands and contribute to enhancement of team procedures and duties.

We have designed this programme with you, the student, at the heart of everything, ensuring you gain maximum exposure and experience throughout the twelve-month placement, something not all placements can offer.

Key Responsibilities
Internal Security (est. 95%)

  • Assist team in execution of detailed daily & weekly anti-fraud transaction monitoring
  • Learn functions and reports in the back office gaming software
  • Administrative assistance, database cleansing, record checks etc.
  • Assist on internal security project execution and investigations
  • Ad hoc projects, tasks and assignments for the Internal Security Manager
  • Opportunity to present an outline of the department functionality to new starters

Internal Audit (est. 5%)

  • Under guidance of a qualified internal audit manager you will be given an overview of the Internal Audit function and may be given the opportunity to perform internal controls compliance testing and substantive transaction testing, as required

Skills and Capabilities
Essential

  • Current second year university student studying an honours degree requiring a sandwich placement
  • Strong academic proficiency and results to date
  • Highest integrity, honesty, confidentiality, common-sense and self-awareness
  • Keen eye for detail, tenacity and dedication to quality
  • Bright, enquiring mind and a strong desire for getting things right
  • Very good interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office tools and aptitude for computer-based work

Desirable

  • Management, Business, Finance, Accounting or Economics related degree disciplines; however, engaged candidates from any discipline with excellent academic achievements are encouraged to apply
  • Previous experience of fraud and risk management

Our Values

  • Focus on the customer
  • Work as a team
  • Strive for excellence
  • Have courage
  • Show passion

The Process

  1. Simply click apply, complete the application form and submit a copy of your CV and cover letter.
  2. Successful candidates will be invited to the next stage where you will be asked complete a short online video interview.
  3. The final stage is a face-to-face interview which will take place with the Hiring Manager.

Previous Intern Review Comments

Thank you to The Stars Group for this 14-month internship and for an incredible experience. This is a massive contribution for my future success! Big thanks to my managers and colleagues for the support and guidance throughout the year. – Luke Quintana, (2017-18)

I couldn’t have wished for a better internship! I learnt so many new skills which I am now putting into practice in my final year of university. I always felt like a valued member of the team and at the end of my internship I was offered a part time position alongside my studies. Thank you to my colleagues and managers for all their help and support! – Tanya Finch, (2018-2019)

 

I’m currently half-way through my internship with The Stars Group and have already learnt so many invaluable skills which will be beneficial for my final year at University, as well as my future career. I want to thank my manager and the team for this amazing opportunity and for their ongoing help and support! I highly recommend this internship to any students looking for a year-long placement! Megan Mitchell (2019-2020)

 

Perks and Benefits

This role offers an excellent salary and benefits package and whilst we don’t like to brag, we think we’re a pretty great place to work! Don’t believe us? Check out our Work at The Stars Group social profiles on FacebookInstagram & LinkedIn and decide for yourself.

The Isle of Man is our headquarters; a modern, open plan office with an unlimited supply of snacks & drinks.

Our social team organise great events; including our sensational summer and Christmas parties. As an advocate of work/life balance, we offer an annual personal interest allowance where we encourage personal learning outside of working hours. Some courses our stars have used this for include 3D unicorn cake makingskiing lessons and learning to scuba dive.

You might only be with us for one year but we’re committed to investing in the development of all our Stars. Our in-house Learning team deliver fantastic support in terms of developing your skills and helping you progress during your time with us.

The Company

The Stars Group is the ultimate owner of industry leading gaming brands such as PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, and the PokerStars Live brands, and through its ownership of Sky Betting & Gaming, a mobile-led leading online gaming operator, licenses the Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo and Sky Poker online gaming brands. Collectively, these and other brands of The Stars Group have millions of registered customers globally, forming one of the world’s largest publicly listed online gaming companies. This role is in the Group’s Isle of Man office in the Internal Audit department.