APPLY NOW! Advisor Development Summer Analyst Program 2020 with Bank of America
About the Company
Bank of America is one of the world’s leading financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small and middle-market businesses and large corporations with a full range of banking, investing, asset management and other financial and risk management products and services. The company provides unmatched convenience in the United States, serving approximately 66 million consumer and small business relationships with approximately 4,400 retail financial centers, over 16,000 ATMs, and award-winning online banking with approximately 36 million active accounts and more than 26 million mobile active users. Bank of America is a global leader in wealth management, corporate and investment banking and trading across a broad range of asset classes, serving corporations, governments, institutions and individuals around the world. Bank of America offers industry-leading support to approximately 3 million small business owners through a suite of innovative, easy-to-use online products and services. The company serves clients through operations in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and more than 35 countries. Bank of America Corporation stock (NYSE: BAC) is listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
Job Description and Program Overview
Are you interested in exploring the advisor career path? With each relationship and connection, our advisors seek to provide care and guidance for our clients when they need it most – whether they are just starting out, buying a home, building a family or planning for retirement. Their goal is to understand a client’s entire financial picture and provide them with appropriate advice and solutions to make our clients’ financial lives better.
The Advisor Development Summer Analyst Program develops future client-facing professionals while engaging them in challenging and business critical assignments. The program offers the opportunity to gain exposure to the Consumer Banking and Merrill organizations while working with teams and clients in one of the following assignments:
Financial Center (opportunities available nationwide):
Work with a team of specialists and leaders within a Bank of America financial center and become immersed in the banking and investment solutions for mass market, mass affluent, and small business clients. Interns have a unique opportunity to develop and fine-tune their professional skills by actively engaging with teams, enhancing the overall client experience throughout the internship, and contributing to a capstone project that impacts local business results.
Consumer Investments (opportunities available in: Chandler, AZ, Hopewell, NJ, Hunt Valley, MD, Jacksonville FL, Lincoln, RI, and Rolling Meadows, IL):
Work with team of specialists in a collaborative, fast-paced contact center environment. Interns have a holistic view of Consumer Investments including the investment services and offerings that specialists provide to mass affluent clients. Interns will have the opportunity to contribute to value added project work and showcase their work, job shadowing experience, and exposure to leaders within the business.
Merrill (opportunities available nationwide):
Work with a team of experienced Merrill financial advisors to learn key aspects of wealth management, including investment and banking products and solutions, relationship building, digital capabilities and client interaction. Interns play a critical role in assisting with business development strategies, sales support, market research, portfolio construction, digital adoption and more.
Training and Development
Your training and development is our top priority with extensive formal training offered at the start of the program in addition to on the job support, educational speaker events, and mentorship throughout the summer program. Additionally, this program includes a national curriculum that provides web based learning/technical training and professional development opportunities. As a summer intern, your key tasks and responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
- Conducting product, market, and client research
- Applying your financial acumen and analytical skills to support a variety of projects as required by our clients and business leaders
- Conducting product, market, and client research
- Executing in roles such as Client Engagement, Managed Solutions, Portfolio Review, Relationship Management, Sales & Operations, and more
- Reporting and analysis
- Strategic projects focused on sales, research, operations, and client experience
- Candidates are required to be pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with a graduation timeframe between December 2020 and June 2021 (juniors)
- 3.2 minimum GPA preferred
- A history of high achievement
- An entrepreneurial mindset and motivation to succeed
- Confident and engaging presence
- Concise, inspiring communication skills
- A client-focus mentality
- Interest in advisory career path
- Please note, if offered a full time opportunity following your internship you will need to be geographically flexible with regards to your work location to be eligible
Bank of America is unable to consider candidates that will require visa sponsorship now, or in the future, for this specific role.
How to Apply
Qualified students who are interested should apply via Handshake by October 15th, 2019.