Claremont University Consortium Business Affairs Office and Risk Management Intern in Claremount, California

Job Duties
Job Purpose

Claremont University Consortium (CUC) is the central support organization for The Claremont Colleges (TCC), a highly regarded group of seven independent colleges located in Southern California. As an intern in the Business Affairs and Risk Management Offices, you will gain exposure to legal, financial and service-oriented functions. This broadly includes dealing with sensitive and confidential internal information requiring a successful candidate to exhibit exceptional business ethics and sensible decision-making. The start/end date is flexible based on school schedule.

Essential Functions

The incumbent performs these essential duties and responsibilities: Provide support to Business Affairs and Risk Management. Receives applications for authorized drivers, runs motor vehicle reports and provide follow up to approve new drivers. Assist with management of certificates of insurance. Maintains contract database and processes invoices for payment. Provides support for ad hoc business projects as assigned.

Required Education Summary

Enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program at an accredited institution.

Preferred Education
Required Experience Summary
Preferred Experience Summary

Intermediate knowledge of Excel. Successful candidate will have a flexible approach to problem solving, willing to work in a team-orientated environment and eager to learn and/or apply legal, financial and accounting best practices.

Knowledge and Critical Skills
Required Knowledge and Critical Skills

This position must possess the knowledge, skills and abilities to be able to successfully perform the essential functions of the job or must be able to demonstrate how the essential functions will be performed (with or without reasonable accommodation) using other knowledge, skills and abilities not listed below: Competencies required: MS Office product knowledge (notably Word, Excel and PowerPoint) and Adobe PDF Strong communication skills, both oral and written, required Other required knowledge, skills, or competencies: Intermediate Excel proficiency preferred.

Preferred Knowledge and Critical Skills
Work Schedule

The hours for this part time temporary position are approximately 10 hours per week. Schedule is flexible based on class schedule.


This job description defines the essential job duties of this position. Claremont University Consortium expects that employees hired for this position can perform the essential functions of this job without imposing risk of substantial harm to the health or safety of themselves or others. It may also include marginal functions, generally defined within Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).


This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this position. When duties and responsibilities change and develop, Claremont University Consortium will review this job description and make changes of business necessity.

Special Instructions to Applicant

Position Title: Business Affairs Office and Risk Management Intern

Position Number: S331

Department: Business Affairs Office

Regular/Temporary: Temporary

Full-Time, Part-Time: Part Time

Months per year: 12

Physical Class: Twenty pounds or less