Intern and Digital Commerce Internships Essay

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AMEX Campus Graduate-Digital Commerce Internship 2012-2013
Dec 03, 2012

Reinvent currency for a living. The digital age brings a new world of opportunity.

They’re spending their lives in The Cloud. They’re using their phones instead of their wallets, replacing check signing with mobile payments, and transacting with multiple devices and platforms. In response, we’re using digital channels to serve and deepen these relationships by mobilizing communities through social media, delivering location based offers via mobile phones and tablets, evolving Membership Rewards as a social currency, developing new partnerships, and inserting American Express into digital trends beyond payments and into everyday moments.

There are Digital Commerce internships in many business lines at American Express: Interactive, Small Business, Merchant, Corporate, Pre-Paid, Serve, Technology, and Virtual Servicing. While their business objectives might be different, each group is undergoing a digital transformation. Over ten weeks, you’ll have the opportunity to leverage their unique assets to help create a new digital future.

Digital Commerce internships are a hybrid of business development, architecture, and digital marketing. We look for talent who has an endless passion for digital trends and its impact on customer behavior. Individuals willing to be take risks and develop new ideas. An entrepreneurial spirit is welcome here. You might juggle sourcing & creating new external partnerships one minute and then translate business needs into technology solutions the next minute. All while potentially developing new digital applications or operations across our different lines of business.

Our well-established Summer Intern Program will provide high-performing graduate students with the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in projects that have strategic, operational and/or financial significance to the company. Interns will meet lines of business and