Intern, Compliance Risk and Dilligence

Duff & Phelps
  • Location
    Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
  • Experience
  • Posted
    Oct 30

Position description

Kroll is the leading global provider of risk solutions. For more than 45 years, Kroll has helped clients make confident risk management decisions about people, assets, operations and security through a wide range of investigations, cyber security, due diligence and compliance, physical and operational security and data and information management services. Kroll is a division of Duff & Phelps, the global advisor that protects, restores and maximizes value for clients in the areas of valuation, corporate finance, investigations, disputes, cyber security, compliance and regulatory matters, and other governance-related issues. We work with clients across diverse sectors, mitigating risk to assets, operations and people. With Kroll, a division of Duff & Phelps since 2018, our firm has nearly 3,500 professionals in 28 countries around the world. 

Kroll’s Operational Risk & Diligence practice performs research activities to mitigate the impact of fraud and corruption. 


  • Interns support the overall research and due diligence process at the company. Interns will be exposed to due diligence practices used globally to mitigate the impact of fraud and corruption. We place a high value on our talent and seek candidates with a high level of conscientiousness, integrity, and professional pride.

  • Support the overall research and due diligence process

  • Conduct extensive Internet and media-based research regarding both companies and individuals in both English and/or additional foreign languages

  • Assist in gathering information that will enable Kroll clients to form an assessment of the status, legitimacy, general background and overall reputation of a given subject company and its main principals

  • Review gathered information, analyze extensively, then compile into written summary reports


  • Currently pursuing Undergraduate or graduate degree at an accredited university majoring in: International Relations/Affairs, Regional Studies, Political Science, Criminal Justice, or other related areas of study

  • Extremely strong writing skills, including ability to quickly and effectively summarize information from multiple sources into concise analytical assessments

  • Ability to prioritize several projects and assignments on multiple topics while meeting tight deadlines

  • Fluency/proficiency in a foreign language (written and reading) is highly desired, especially in English, Portuguese, French, Arabic, Spanish, Chinese, Indonesian, German, Thai, Polish and Urdu

  • For the spring internship, availability to work a minimum of 20 hours per week, on a consistent basis is required

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