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Summer Internship - Finance & risk (Trading & shipping)

Summer Internship - Finance & risk (Trading & shipping)

  • Location United Kingdom - South East - London
  • Travel required
  • Job category Finance Group
  • Relocation available
  • Job type Graduates
  • Job code 130393BR
  • Experience level
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Job summary

Join the Finance & risk summer internship programme, and you will be able to begin your career in a challenging and entrepreneurial environment characterised by innovative thinking, knowledge and teamwork.

Over the course of the 11 week programme you can expect your duties and responsibilities to include:

·  Working on projects and supporting your team to find the best solutions
·  Helping to maintain performance within your team and for bp as a company
·  Building relationships both within bp and with our external partners, collaborating across functions, segments and teams to deliver great work

The Finance & risk internship at bp supports our Trading & shipping business. Internship projects could take place in the following areas:


Commodity risk: Working in Commodity risk means you must understand, control and constructively challenge trading activity and positions on a near real-time basis within Trading & shipping to ensure it is compliant and aligned to intended trading strategy.

Operational excellence: As part of the Operational Excellence team, you will help with managing, setting and promoting new and continuing improvement initiatives, compliant with Operational Risk standards and Internal Control processes across Trading & shipping.

Credit risk: The function provides independent risk oversight of counterparty risks inherent in trading activities, risk analytics and advice on deal structuring & risk mitigation to support the business. Quantitative tools & techniques are deployed to assess, measure credit risks and the team collaborates with internal and external stakeholders to deliver commercial goals. Interns can learn to perform risk quantification, analysis/review, monitoring & reporting and work on global projects.

Other information
Remember, you can only apply for ONE opportunity. If you are not sure that this is the opportunity for you, please return to our Candidate Matcher to review your other matches.


If you need to make any adjustments to any stage of the recruitment process, for example due to an illness, injury or a disability, please contact us on 0800 279 2088 or email enquiry@bpgraduates.co.uk. If you are calling from overseas, please dial +44 1635 584149.

At bp, we provide a phenomenal environment and benefits such as an open and inclusive culture, a great work-life balance, tremendous learning and development opportunities to craft your career path, life and health insurance, medical care package and many others!

Diversity sits at the heart of our company and as an equal opportunity employer, we stay true to our mission by ensuring that our place can be anyone's place. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status or disability status.

Reinvent your career as you help our business to meet the challenges of the future.

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