Archive | April 2016

Paid Summer Internship Opportunity – Internal Audit


A paid summer internship with an internal audit team at Realty Income corporate headquarters in San Diego.

Realty Income Careers – Internal Audit Intern

Job Description:

Realty Income is seeking a summer intern to join our internal audit team. This paid internship will provide in-depth exposure to the internal auditing profession and an opportunity to learn more about the day-to-day responsibilities of an internal auditor. This intern will work with internal audit team members and learn how to apply concepts of risk assessment and how to design and perform audit procedures responsive to those risks. This internship will also provide exposure to issues shaping and affecting the profession today as well as topics related to personal career development.

The role is located at Realty Income’s corporate headquarters. At the end of the internship, the intern will have an understanding of internal audit professional standards, interview skills, identifying risks and internal controls to mitigate risks and have experience in the real estate industry.

Specifically this position will be responsible for:

  • Assist with audit planning.
  • Identify risks and internal controls to mitigate those risks.
  • Perform walkthroughs, testing, and analysis to evaluate the design and operating effectiveness of internal controls.
  • Prepare business process documentation (narratives, process flows, interviews notes).
  • Provide value added recommendations to improve processes.
  • Identify reportable issues, perform root cause analysis, and establish remediation requirements.
  • Communicate audit results to management.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Education and Experience:

  • Student pursuing a bachelor’s degree in business, accounting, technology or related field (junior or senior standing).
  • Strong academic credentials (minimum GPA of 3.2).
  • Relevant work experience (e.g., internships, university jobs).

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Strategic, creative, and critical thinker with the ability to synthesize complex information.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to interact with all levels of leadership.
  • A quick learner that displays excellent judgment and problem solving skills.
  • A team player who displays self confidence, encourages collaboration, and establishes credibility that earns the trust of superiors and peers.
  • Knowledge of audit methodologies and techniques.
  • Knowledge of manual and automated systems of internal control.
  • Demonstrated integrity and commitment to the highest ethical standards and personal values.
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple assignments.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office including Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.


2016 Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) Scholarship Winner – Tristan Britt!

Rady Undergraduate Advising is pleased to announce Tristan Britt is the winner of the 2016 Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) Scholarship. Tristan is a Management Science major with a minor in accounting. He will be honored at a luncheon on May 11th hosted by the IIA. Congratulations Tristan!



Defense Contract Audit Agency is Hiring


The Defense Contract Audit Agency will be hiring 300 new auditors agency wide. The Defense Contract Audit Agency will issue a Job Opportunity Announcement on USA Jobs on May 1, 2016, under vacancy announcement number D-DCAA-1687256-16.

For more information and to apply, please visit and search for D-DCAA-1687256-16. Or, feel free to contact James Johnson, Senior Auditor, at

Careers in Communication Mixer – Wednesday, May 4th at 7:00PM

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The Undergraduate Communication Society would like to formally invite you to our most highly anticipated event of the school year, our Careers in Communication Mixer. This event will take place on Wednesday, May 4th at 7:00PM at the Green Room at RIMAC Arena.

This is a chance for students to network with REAL professionals who work in industries related to PR/Marketing/Law and more! This event will feature professionals from GoPro, NBC, Hewlett-Packard and more to come. Additionally, there will be a:

-Short panel introduction

-Opportunity to talk personally with professionals in groups

-Free food

Fill out this RSVP form to reserve your spot:

For more information and updates on the guest list, see our Facebook Event page here:

Hope to see you there!


The Undergraduate Communication Society

UAS 6th annual Accounting Conference – Tues, May 10th

Join the Undergraduate Accounting Society for its 6th annual Accounting Conference on Tuesday, May 10th from 4:30pm to 8:00pm at PC Theater. The purpose of this event is to help students break into the accounting world with two workshops on how to create a professional image and personal brand. Students will also learn more about the upcoming fall recruitment season, as well as have an opportunity to network with professionals and recruiters from prestigious firms.

List of Attending Firms: EY, KPMG, Deloitte, Moss Adams, BDO, RSM (McGladrey), AKT, Duffy & Kruspodin, Lindsay & Brownell, TGG, and GPW.

Student check-in begins at PC Theater at 4:30pm. Professional attire is required to attend this event.To secure your spot, please RSVP at

If you have any questions, feel free to email

Upcoming Events for Innovators!

Upcoming Events for Innovators

Events open to students, faculty, staff, and community members. Sign up for alerts at

Wednesday, April 20, 2016: Consciousness Transforming Technology (Talks and Demos)
Makers and experience enthusiasts: The Demo is your chance to find new friends and hacker collaborators in our maker community, learn about the resources and mentorship we provide, show off your latest prototypes, and play with our curated collection of transformative technology.
WHEN: Wednesday, April 20, 2016 from 5:00 PM to 8:30 PM
WHERE: Roth Auditorium, Sanford Consortium Building
RSVP:, April 21, 2016: E Challenge IP Night, 4 PM to 8 PM at the Basement
Location: Mandeville B202

Friday, April 22, 2016: IdeaCONNECT –  What does it take to build the right Startup Team?
12noon – 1:30pm, Von Liebig Entrepreneurism Center, Room 003, (Bioengineering Building, basement level)

Friday, April 22, 2016: Introduction to Technology Commercialization Workshops
Session II: What process is used to identify and validate unmet medical needs? What are good strategies for interviewing customers and stakeholders?
5:30pm – 7:30pm, Von Liebig Entrepreneurism Center – Qualcomm Conference Room (Bioengineering Hall, basement)
More info:

Tuesday, April 26, 2016: Entrepreneurs’ Toolkit – Financing Your Company
Learn from a panel of venture capitalists, active in the local community, on how to get financing for your next entrepreneurial venture.
Navid Alipour – Managing Partner at Analytics Ventures
David Schwab – Managing Partner at Triton Technology Fund
Greg Horowitt – Director of Innovation Design at UCSD OIC
WHEN: Tuesday, April 26, 2016 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
WHERE: Atkinson Hall – Auditorium, PIZZA and Light Refreshments
RSVP by April 25:

Wednesday, April 27, 2016: San Diego Venture Group –  “What it Takes to Raise a Series A”
UC San Diego’s Office of Innovation is happy to inform attendees of our recent events of a discounted rate to the next SDVG meeting. Use the code ucsdstudent16 when registering for a discounted rate of just $20.
7am, Hyatt Regency La Jolla, 3777 La Jolla Village Drive, San Diego, California, USA, 92122

Friday, April 29, 2016: Introduction to Technology Commercialization Workshops
Session III: What UCSD resources support student entrepreneurs? What does it take to protect an idea? What comes next?
5:30pm – 7:30pm, Von Liebig Entrepreneurism Center – Qualcomm Conference Room (Bioengineering Hall, basement)
More info:

Monday, May 9, 2016: Social Innovation – For-Benefit Corporations (B-Corps)
Joins us to learn about the for-benefit corporation movement when we host a panel of leaders in this growing area.
5:00pm – 7:00pm, Price Center Forum (level 4)

Thursday, May 12, 2016: Student Town Hall on Innovation – open to all disciplines
Join us at a Student Town Hall on Innovation and Entrepreneurism and let us know how we can help you achieve your innovation or entrepreneurial goals. Your feedback contributes to the design of future innovation programming.
WHEN: Thursday, May 12, 2016 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
WHERE: The Price Center  – Red Shoe Room
PIZZA and Light Refreshments
RSVP by May 11th, no cost to attend:

Friday, May 13, 2016: The Basement – Evening with an Expert: Raj Krishnan
Evening with an Expert Series at The Basement welcomes Founder, Raj Krishnan, ’06, PhD ’10. Dr. Raj Krishnan founded Biological Dynamics to revolutionize the approach toward the diagnosis and treatment of high burden diseases- the manifestation of his long desire to help people with cancer and save lives. Location: Mandeville B202

Tuesday, May 24, 2016: Triton Entrepreneur Night 
Join The Basement for an evening of networking with entrepreneurs, alumni and entrepreneurial students. See future founders demo their innovative projects and pitch their products at Triton Entrepreneur Night where creativity, ideas, and innovation converge.
5:30pm – 8:30pm, the Basement (Mandeville B202)

The Rady Incentives Lab


Want to get paid to participate in research?? The Rady Incentives Lab is looking for research participants! The Incentives Lab is another lab space at Rady that runs research similar to the Behavioral Lab. These studies will not get you course credit, but you will always be paid. The Incentives Lab will start running studies on 4/11/16 and is open to any UCSD student! To sign up, create a new Sona account at: or contact lab manager, Austin Henderson, with any questions at:

Check out the flyer: Incentives_Lab_flier

** The Incentives Lab is different from the Rady Behavioral Lab.