We are EA
Electronic Arts Inc. is a global leader in interactive entertainment. We develop and deliver games, content and online services across platforms. We have a broad portfolio of brands that span the most popular genres.
We exist to Inspire the World to Play. We create extraordinary new game experiences for our millions of players everywhere by bringing together talented people that combine creativity, innovation, and passion. Our mission is to attract and grow a more diverse employee base through the cultivation of our early talent pipeline to shape EA's teams, culture and products. We create an overall enriching experience, empowering interns and graduates with the sense that "EA is where I want to be".
We are an independent and objective assurance and business advisory organisation designed to provide assurance to the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors, contribute to senior management and improve EA's operations. We help EA to accomplish its goals by taking a systematic risk-based approach to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of risk management, internal control, and governance processes.
The CFO organisation comprises a broad group of finance disciplines, with the common goal of partnering with business teams delivering strategies and providing our players with amazing experiences. Our finance teams assist the business in achieving profitable creativity by proving financial insight, reporting and guidance.
We use progressive tools to analyse and visualise data, telling the story of financial drivers, performance, risks and opportunities. We value attributes like collaboration and learning. We celebrate diversity and inclusion by creating a place where you can come to work and be yourself.
The Challenge Ahead
The Global Audit & Finance Intern is a 12-month position where you will work with the Global Audit and Finance teams to experience multiple aspects of internal audit and financial accounting. We are looking for someone who wants to gain exposure to different areas within accounting and finance through 2-3 rotational assignments and training opportunities.
Work within 2-3 functions, including Global Audit and Controlling. Others include Shared Services, Global Strategic Sourcing, Tax, Financial Planning & Analysis
Develop an understanding of internal audit and finance
Build working relationships with teammates on all phases of audit and finance
Have exposure to multiple areas of the organisation, including Corporate, Publishing or Studio Development
Experience different cultures and levels of management
International travel may be necessary during the audit rotation
You are studying in the penultimate year of an undergraduate degree
Available to commence a full-time, 12 month placement in July 2023.
Eligible to work in Guildford, UK, on a hybrid basis without the need for visa/relocation support.
To apply: Submit an up-to-date CV along with a cover letter which explains why you want to complete your internship with Electronic Arts and what interests you in this specific placement
You are studying Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, or similar
You have passion and enthusiasm to learn, and comfort with technology
You enjoy working in a team and aren't afraid to ask questions or respond to change
You enjoy taking on responsibility with the ability to work as an independent contributor
Passion, interest and knowledge of the video gaming and entertainment industry
Take your career to the next level – apply today!
About EA We exist to inspire the world to play. Through innovative technology and immersive storytelling, we deliver new ways of experiencing worlds of interactive entertainment for our millions of players worldwide. Our strength lies in the diversity of our people, combining creativity, innovation and passion. We fully champion inclusive culture, and provide opportunities for growing, learning, and leading that allows for the most impactful and rewarding work of our teams’ careers. We put our people first, and we make sure they’re taken care of both in and out of the office. As we reflect on our learnings and successes from remote work, we aim to provide dynamic, collaborative and flexible work environments for our teams. Our employees connect through our Employee Resource Groups, which are actively involved in driving business decisions every step of the way. But our support doesn’t end at the workplace—we also encourage a balanced lifestyle with paid time off and new parent leave, free video games, fitness reimbursement and more. Our goal is to provide a safe, respectful and inspiring workplace for all of our employees. Through our diversity, equity, inclusion and social responsibility programs, we’re doing the work to give everyone the space to be their full selves while giving back to our community. We’re looking for problem-solvers, game-changers, innovators, dreamers, doers—people that are ready to move the needle and build on our success. As our industry accelerates, we aren’t just keeping up—we’re staying ahead of the game. Electronic Arts is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Electronic Arts also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.