Houston Banker Development Program Intern

Location
Houston, Texas
Salary
Open
Posted
Dec 19, 2023
Closes
Dec 19, 2024

We are hiring for our 2024 Summer Internship Program!

At Amegy Bank, people and culture are at the heart of everything we do. We live by the motto of "everyone counts" and recognize the diverse values and experiences each employee brings to our team. We grow when our employees are supported and thrive. Let us help you transform your career. Amegy Bank, here you grow.

 

Amegy's culture empowers employees to be proactive, build and maintain positive relationships, and take advantage of countless opportunities to learn, volunteer, and network. Amegy offers extensive support for career development and maintains an "open door" policy. Executives, managers, and supervisors are easily accessible, so employees can openly discuss questions, issues, or suggestions with their leaders.

 

Amegy Bank is a division of Zions Bancorporation, N.A., which operates in nearly 500 local financial centers across 11 Western states. With more than 75 locations and 2,000 employees, Amegy Bank offers the capabilities and resources of a large bank but maintains the qualities of a local bank.

 

Banker Development Program Summer Intern

Amegy Bank's Summer Internship Program is designed to provide college students with an opportunity to gain knowledge, experience, and exposure in the banking industry.

Interns are either assigned to a specific lending group or rotate through several lending groups during the program. Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Conducting industry research
  • Preparing client prospect lists
  • Scheduling appointments with prospective clients
  • Assisting with credit presentations
  • Observing the process of spreading financial statements and underwriting loans

 

The internship experience also includes networking events with executives and other managers around the Bank, professional development and training sessions, deal discussions, overviews of various areas of the Bank, and volunteer opportunities.

  • Business Banking
  • Commercial Lending
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Corporate Banking
  • Energy Lending
  • Healthcare & Not-for-Profit
  • International Banking
  • Private Banking
  • Special Asset Groups
  • Syndications

 

The combination of hands-on assignments, programmed trainings, and events provides each intern with a well-rounded summer experience.

The Internship is a paid position. The bank does not provide housing for interns.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

Amegy targets high-potential students who have a demonstrated work ethic, strong leadership and interpersonal skills, and campus / community engagement.

  • Undergraduate business major, finance or accounting preferred
  • Minimum overall GPA of 3.0
  • Must have completed 6 hours of accounting courses
  • Must have completed junior year undergraduate work by May prior to start of the internship
  • Must be scheduled to graduate the December or May following completion of the internship
  • Must be able to work 40 hours per week, between the second week of June through the first week of August

 

***Please attach a RESUME and an unofficial TRANSCRIPT, showing all accounting courses taken, to your application. Include GPA on your resume.

 

Amegy Bank's Internship and Banker Development Program positions are not eligible for employment visa sponsorship (e.g., H-1B visa). This includes, for example, situations where a candidate may have temporary work authorization while enrolled in school or upon graduation (e.g., CPT, OPT) but would need H-1B visa sponsorship within a few years of employment in order to maintain employment eligibility.