The main purpose of the summer internship program is to get hands on experience working in all facets of a bank, while having the ability to interact and shadow with various types of bankers. This position will have the opportunity to contribute towards projects and assignments that will expose you to learning more about the industry. This position will also have the chance to attend multiple networking functions that take place throughout the summer. Intern’s will receive training/exposure to major areas of the Bank, typically including lending, operations, administration, business development, and more.
Specific job functions (Duties/Responsibilities):
Intern will attend skill and knowledge workshops inside and outside the bank, as well as be expected to complete e-courses.
Intern will receive training in Bank policy, procedures and regulations regarding Bank products and services, branch operations, leadership training and lending.
Based on intern’s skills and career aspirations along with Bank needs, the intern will function in various assigned positions for a period of time to develop role awareness and mastery.
Intern may be asked to perform other tasks as assigned on a day to day basis
Ability to communicate using verbal and written skills.
Ability to prepare business presentations.
Ability to shift quickly from one task to another.
Ability to use business related computer programs. ( Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in a business related field with a minimum of six hours of accounting or finance courses preferred, or equivalent experience.
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About Southern Bank
Founded in 1901, Southern Bank is a regional community and commercial bank serving Virginia and North Carolina and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Southern BancShares (N.C.), Inc. Our mission is to be the bank of preference for consumers and businesses in the markets that we serve.
Genuine concern for the customer is our top priority, striving to create and deliver superior value in the financial services we provide by exceeding the expectations of our customers. We are dedicated to the communities we serve, both in spirit and support. We provide a progressive and rewarding working environment for our employees that encourages the investment of their time, energy, and talents to the betterment of their communities.
We offer the full spectrum of financial services for businesses and consumers, including a full spectrum of digital banking channels, treasury and merchant services, as well as mortgage and investment services.