The Commerce Bank of Oregon, a division of Zions Bancorporation, is currently seeking College/University students to fill summer internship positions. The internship is a paid, full-time in-person position located in Portland, OR and is part of an 8-week program.
The Internship Program gives students the opportunity to gain valuable and practical work experience in their majors, explore the banking/finance industry, and learn about our culture and business philosophy.
Each intern will gain exposure to various departments, allowing students to experience several areas of banking and explore different career alternatives and choices. Duties include but are not limited to: conducting industry research, preparing client prospect lists, assisting with credit presentations, and observing the process of spreading financial statements and underwriting loans.
The internship experience also includes several networking events with executives and other managers around the Bank, professional development and training sessions, case studies, overviews of various areas of the Bank, and social events.
The combination of hands-on assignments, programmed trainings, and events provides each intern with a well-rounded summer experience.
Former interns have gained exposure to areas such as:
College students pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Finance, Business, Accounting, minimum 3.0 GPA preferred.
Detail oriented, strong analytical, organizational, problem-solving and time management skills.
Ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks and deadlines simultaneously.
Team player with ability to think independently.
Quick learner with self-confidence and willingness to make recommendations.
Effective Customer Service, verbal and written communication skills with high degree of professionalism.
Working knowledge of MS Office including Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
Up to 3 Paid Federal Holidays, and any applicable state holidays.
Mental health benefits, including coaching and therapy sessions.
Hours: 8-5 PM, Monday through Friday, excluding Banking Holidays.
Zions Bancorporation, N.A. is one of the nation's premier financial services companies with annual net revenue of $2.9 billion in 2021 and more than $90 billion of total assets. Zions operates under local management teams and distinct brands in 11 western states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming. The Bank is a consistent recipient of national and state-wide customer survey awards in small and middle-market banking, as well as a leader in public finance advisory services and Small Business Administration lending, ranking as the tenth largest provider in the U.S. of the SBA’s Paycheck Protection Program loans. In addition, Zions is included in the S&P 500 and NASDAQ Financial 100 indices.