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Equifax is a global data, analytics, and technology company. We believe knowledge drives progress. We blend unique data, analytics and technology with a passion for serving customers globally, to create insights to power the decisions that move people forward. We serve as a consumer advocate, steward of financial literacy, and champion of economic advancement.
As an innovative global company that enables access to credit, we’re part of breakthrough collaborations and innovations that address complex social challenges such as social welfare, community relations and financial education for underprivileged youth. We establish relationships that create economically healthy communities. We help individuals gain financial independence by increasing access to capital for small businesses. And we provide young adults entering college or university with financial education tools.
Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our people makes a difference in our business. We are Powering the World with Knowledge and looking for talented team players to join us as we help people live their financial best.
We offer excellent compensation packages with market competitive pay, comprehensive healthcare packages, 401k matching, schedule flexibility, work from home opportunities, paid time off, and organizational growth potential.
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Interested in a career in project management? If so, this is the internship you have been looking for. Come join a dynamic team of experienced project, program management professionals and learn from the best!
As the Initiatives Execution Intern for Workforce Solutions, you will support the Senior Director of Initiatives Execution by administering, coordinating and enabling major project and program activities including (but not limited to) the coordination and collection of data, communication and tracking of activities to support EWS objectives and key results tied to strategic initiatives. This is an amazing opportunity to learn from seasoned Project and Program Managers and get hands-on experience with multiple project management methodologies while learning about our strategic priorities and differentiated business model. You will be expected to work hard, have fun, be curious, ask questions and start an exciting journey in your career.
What You'll Do
The Initiatives Execution team champions EWS strategic growth initiatives, including cloud transformation, to facilitate strategic conversations and organizational change as new technologies evolve and innovate. We do this by developing and maintaining open and collaborative relationships with technology, operations, sales, marketing, legal and security to effectively coordinate and execute on technology initiatives. We manage change with expertise to our business stakeholders and partners to ensure minimal disruption. We provide the high level topography to bring cross-functional teams together to align, plan, and execute on these strategic initiatives to drive business outcomes for EWS.
The Initiatives Execution Team in Workforce Solutions is looking for a dynamic and detailed oriented Intern to join our team and assist in the day-to-day activities and coordination of major strategic program efforts.
The Initiatives Execution Intern must collaborate, organize, analyze, validate and communicate project details as appropriate to key stakeholders and resources. In addition to the coordination of data, the Initiative Execution Intern must prepare progress reports and communicate with key contributors to enable success.
Other key responsibilities include:
Enable and support coordination and administration of major programs, which spans across multiple functional areas, business units, regions or the enterprise.
Monitor program measures of success, plan activities, status, issues and risks in a timely manner to team members.
Monitor program controls and governance – processes, procedures, reporting and policies – to manage programs.
Coordinate resources and key contributors to ensure deliverables are aligned across multiple interdependent projects within the program.
Ensure program deliverables align to the program’s desired outcome and supports business initiatives and strategies.
Identify industry best practices and recommend program updates or changes as needed to ensure program success.
Collect data, visualize results, communicate goals and champion our business unit to reach aggressive, yet attainable goals!
Strong presentation skills; ability to communicate at all levels of the organization
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate with team members at various levels.
Work effectively and cooperatively with senior management, customers, co-workers and vendors
Superior organizational skills
Extra Points for any of the Following
A passion for excellence and accuracy
Desire to learn and continuously improve
Strong analytic capability
Ability to work independently and set priorities
Success Attributes of an Equifax employee; does this describe you?
Think and act differently
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
If this sounds like somewhere you want to work, don’t delay, apply today - we’re looking for you!
Primary Location:USA-St. Louis-Lackland
Function:Function - Internships