Intern-Independent Review Function

Finance / Accounting

Scope is looking for a detail-oriented, proactive and motivated intern to join our Independent Review Function team based in Berlin or Paris. Scope is offering a challenging task in a company with very interesting development and growth potential. The full-time traineeship is in one of our offices in Berlin or Paris, with a minimum of 9 months contract, it is ideal for graduates looking for a full-time entry-level position. You will be part of a committed and professional international team with lots of room for growth. Scope’s focus and approach allow quality work to become quickly visible.

Your tasks & responsibilities

  • Assist in the monitoring of Scope’s credit rating portfolio, identify credit concerns
  • Assist in review and control of quantitative tools & models
  • Contribute to the assessment of robustness and rigour of methodology application and systematic application of Scope’s processes
  • Generate and analyse rating performance statistics

Your professional & personal profile

  • Background in economics, finance, statistics or engineering.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Kledge of financial products and markets is a strong plus
  • Proven ability to recognize and understand overarching complexity.
  • Fluency in English (written and oral) is a must.
  • Proficiency in MS Excel.
  • Programming experience in Python, R, C++ or similar is a plus, as well as experience in PowerBI


If this sounds like a journey for you, and you are comfortable working in a target-driven environment, we look forward to learning more about you from your convincing application. Please apply online using our application tool quoting the reference "20210197". Please note: For non-EU applicants, a valid work and residence permit is a prerequisite for this job position.

What we want to see

  • Signed current CV
  • Copy of your university degrees and certificates
  • Criminal record certificate (can be sent at a later date)
  • Work Permit (if applicable)

About Scope

Scope Ratings is part of the Scope Group with headquarters in Berlin and offices in Frankfurt, London, Madrid, Milan, Oslo and Paris. As the leading European credit rating agency, the company specializes in the analysis and rating of financial institutions, corporates, structured finance, project finance and public finance. Scope Ratings offers credit risk analysis that is opinion-driven, forward-looking and non-mechanistic – an approach which adds to a greater diversity of opinions for institutional investors. Scope Ratings is a credit rating agency registered in accordance with the EU rating regulation and operating in the European Union with ECAI status.