Finance Co-Op Intern

WEX Inc. (NYSE: WEX) provides B2B payment processing and information management solutions. From our roots in fleet card payments beginning in 1983, we have expanded the scope of our business to a multi-channel provider of corporate payment solutions in fleet, virtual travel, and healthcare markets.

Our innovative technology, payment, and data solutions are working to enable our customers and business partners to focus on what they do best: achieve their business growth objectives.

WEX is more than just a corporate payment processing company and a job. We are an agile and innovative technology community, were our curious and collaborative people look to bring the future of commerce to the present.

Our Program

The WEX Finance Co-OP Internship offers a 4 to 24 months experience for students looking for work experience with the flexibility to attend school throughout the year. WEX Co-Op interns can work beyond the summer period into the school year with the understanding that WEX is flexible with their school schedules.

We are looking for students interested in Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A), Accounting, and Internal Audit.

Our internship program is designed to provide interns hands-on, practical experiences while working alongside our some of our industry's smartest teams; as well as providing immediate value to their teams and our leaders.

As an intern, you will be challenged and offered the opportunity to make an impact across the business and be involved in the company's most critical business decisions.

We are looking for ambitious and curious students, who are interested in growing professionally and developing their skills to become the next generation of leaders in finance.

What you will be doing in this role

Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A)

  • Driving operational improvements through specific project-based work.

  • Analyzing key business drivers such as customer and asset volume, attrition, losses, and margins. Build and improve forecasting models through the analysis of key business trends.

  • Collaborate with IT and line of business teams to facilitate financial accountability

  • Assisting in the completion of externally reported financial statements


  • Process and record routine accounting transactions to journals, ledgers or other records and verifies accuracy.

  • Assist in the posting of cash receipts, expenses or other accounting transactions.

  • Post details of business transactions such as funds received and disbursed and totals accounts to ledgers, computer spreadsheets, and various accounting databases.

Internal Audit

  • Work under the direction of an Internal Audit Manager to develop audit scopes, work programs, test plans and writing audit reports.

  • Assess risk across a wide variety of business processes, and interact with all levels of the organization.


You should also expect

  • You should expect to be collaborative and challenged as you work with our diverse, passionate and talent technology teams.

  • Engage and interact with senior leadership

  • Train and develop your skills in your area of work with some of the best experts in the payment industry
Who we are looking for

  • At a minimum, you should be a rising junior or senior, masters-level student, in a degree/certificate-seeking accredited program

  • We know there first years out there, rising sophomores, with incredible talent. You too can apply but be ready to shine.

  • Strong quantitative, analytical, problem-solving and conceptual skills. Strong interpersonal, leadership and communication skills.

  • Ability to work in a dynamic, collaborative environment

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