American Express profile

About American Express

American Express is a globally integrated payments company, providing customers with access to products, insights and experiences that enrich lives and build business success.

At American Express, we know that with the right backing, people and businesses have the power to progress in incredible ways. Whether we’re supporting our customers’ financial confidence to move ahead, taking commerce to new heights, or encouraging people to explore the world, our colleagues are constantly redefining what’s possible—and we’re proud to back each other every step of the way.

When you join #TeamAmex, you become part of a diverse community of over 60,000 colleagues, all with a common goal to deliver an exceptional customer experience every day.

Here, you’ll learn and grow as we champion your meaningful career journey, with programs and benefits to back you at each stage of your career and life. Together, we’ll win as a team, striving to uphold our powerful backing promise to our customers and each other every day. And, we’ll do it in an environment where everyone is seen, heard and feels like they truly belong.

With a variety of mentorship and educational opportunities available, you’ll develop your professional skill-set while gaining real-world career experience. As a part of #TeamAmex, our interns are encouraged to roll up their sleeves and contribute their unique points of view to help impact and shape a global iconic brand.

Join #TeamAmex and let’s lead the way together.

Internship Opportunities

During our 10-week internship, you will have a chance to work on meaningful projects that positively impact our teams’ success. This programme is designed for students who are in their penultimate year.

We also offer an insight week programme designed to provide students unparalleled access into the working world of American Express, to better understand our organisation, how we operate and recognise the wide range of opportunities we have to offer. This programme is aimed at first year students.

We have summer internship opportunities in Customer Service & Business Strategy, Finance, Compliance, Strategy, Marketing and Business Development, Risk & Information Management and Technology.


Top Employer

Awarded 2nd in Banking Top 100 Undergraduate Employers 2020 - 2021


Overall Rating


268 reviews

  • 5 stars
  • 4 stars
  • 3 stars
  • 2 stars
  • 1 star

"A thoroughly enjoyable internship which consisted of stimulating and valued work with great people around you. The entire program was well planned and managed, whether that is in the context of exposure to senior leaders through to the social events. This ensured every intern got the most out of the experience. I had a brilliant summer as an intern at American Express!" Read full review


"We build applications to add features to a website" Read full review

View all reviews

Opportunities offered:

  • Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)
  • Internship (1-4 Months)

Connect with this company

View More Jobs

View All Case Studies