Overview

**Job Description:**

**Basic Purpose-**

With direct supervision and oversight, the intern position provides exposure and opportunity to investigate a career, gain business knowledge and practical application of a specific function within the food distribution industry.

**Description-**

TheUS Foods Summer Internship Program provides a forum for students to apply classroom skills and academic training in a real world business environment. In addition to being assigned business-impacting projects throughout the summer, students will be matched with a manager who will meet with them on a regular basis to provide direction on assignments as well as deliver performance feedback and a mentor who will be available to offer day-to-day guidance and support.

Embracing the organization’s core values, the US Foods Summer Internship Program Mission is to **TEAM UP** to build a supportive learning environment where we **TALK STRAIGHT** about performance development by delivering constructive feedback and positive reinforcement to deliver **SECOND TO NONE** program experiences to those students who spend their summers with us.

Interns will also get exposure to US Foods executive leadership; have an opportunity to participate in learning and social events with other interns across business functions within our Corporate HQ; and have an opportunity to deliver an end-of-summer presentation to showcase their accomplishments with key business leaders.

US Foods internships are full-time paid positions (40 hours per week from May – August) with the possibility of transitioning to a full-time position post-graduation dependent on availability and overall performance.

US Foods has a number of projects that will exercise and develop the intern’s Internal Audit knowledge and Accounting skills.

**PURPOSE:**

With direct supervision and oversight, the intern position provides exposure and opportunity to investigate a career, gain business knowledge and practical application of a specific function within the food distribution industry.

**ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:**

+ Conducts core internal audits including financial, SOX 404 compliance, corporate compliance, information technology, investigations and operational audits.
+ Assists with business risk assessments.
+ Assists in management requested initiatives and provides direct input that contributes to the successful completion of the project.
+ Works closely with audit team, keeps team informed of progress, issues that arise, and asks questions.
+ Focused on learning and leadership development.
+ Understands and adheres to internal audit methodology and policies and procedures.

**Please note: we are not able to provide internships to students that require sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B visa status).**

**In addition, no housing allocation will be provided, so local-residing candidates are encouraged to apply.**

**# EOE Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Protected Veteran/Disability Status
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**Qualifications-**

**BASIC REQUIREMENTS:**

+ Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree
+ Must be enrolled in school during time of internship
+ Typically, students currently between their Junior and Senior years or between their 1st and 2nd years of graduate school will be considered for internships
+ Completed at least one Audit course within their Finance or Accounting major.

**ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:**

+ Must have regular, reliable method of transportation to commute to US Foods’ location

**PREFERRED SKILLS:**

+ Active involvement a Finance or Accounting club, student group, or business fraternity/sorority.
+ Excellent organizational & multi-tasking skills.
+ Strong verbal and written communication skills.
+ Work well as a team.
+ Leadership mindset.

**PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:**

**Job requires worker to:**

Sit 0%

Stand 0%

Walk 0%

Drive 0%

**Job requires worker to lift:**

50-100 lbs. (Heavy) 0%

**Job requires worker to carry:**

25-50 lbs. (Medium) 0%

**Physical Requirements:**

Job requires worker to:Sit 0%Stand 0% Walk 0%Drive 0%Job requires worker to lift:50-100 lbs. (Heavy) 0%Job requires worker to carry:25-50 lbs. (Medium) 0%

**Primary Location:** Tempe-AZ

**Schedule:** Full-time **Shift:** Day Job

**Job Function:** Office/Clerical

**Job Level:** Individual Contributor

**Travel:** Yes, 20 % of the Time

About US Foods

Why US Foods? As one of America’s top 10 largest private companies, we offer talented professionals outstanding opportunities for personal and professional development. We maintain a strong focus on growth in a high-performance environment. That means your work will be challenging and rewarding. We conduct business in a highly ethical manner and maintain an unwavering commitment to operational excellence, safety, and environmental responsibility. As important, we encourage collaboration and value each member of our diverse and talented team.