2023 Deutsche Bank Summer Internship: International Private Bank
About Deutsche Bank:
Deutsche Bank is the leading German bank with strong European roots and a global network. We’re driving growth through our strong client franchise. Against a backdrop of increasing globalization in the world economy, Deutsche Bank is very well-positioned, with significant regional diversification and substantial revenue streams from all the major regions of the world. We serve our clients’ real economic needs in commercial banking, investment banking, private banking and asset management. We are investing heavily in digital technologies, prioritizing long term success over short-term gains, and serving society with ambition and integrity. All this means a career packed with opportunities to grow and the chance to shape the future of our clients.
The Deutsche Bank Internship programme:
At Deutsche Bank, we’re changing what it means to be a bank. We’re looking for creative thinkers who are ready to transform an industry from day one. Through our internship, you’ll get a taste of what life is like on our Graduate Programme. You’ll learn and develop your skills every day, but you’ll also have a clear and supportive path ahead of you. You’ll gain the confidence to take on real projects, build your network and learn from senior leaders across our business. You’ll also see how important diversity and inclusion are to our success and how that translates into innovation you can see. If you’re looking for a head start in your finance career, this is your chance to learn first-hand how and what we delivering for an exciting range of clients worldwide.
About the business division:
As the International Private Bank (IPB), we combine capabilities of Deutsche Bank Wealth Management (WM) and Private & Commercial Business International (PCBI) in one unit. IPB brings together WM’s globally connected clients across Germany, Europe, Americas, Asia and Middle East and Africa, along with PCBI’s private clients and small and medium-sized enterprises in IT, ES, BE and IN. Altogether, we serve 3.4 m private, wealth and commercial clients with over 250 bn Eur of assets under management and revenue of 3 bn Eur (10th Jun-20). As a trusted partner of wealthy individuals and entrepreneurs, family offices and foundations, we create lasting value for our clients by developing bespoke solutions such as wealth planning across successive generations and international borders, asset management with individual risk management, loans and deposits. All this is possible thanks to our global network, our many years of experience and our close collaboration with the Corporate & Investment Bank and DWS. We combine financial strength and stability with trustworthy partnership and forward thinking in order to build sustainable and beneficial relationships.
Division specifics about the intern role:
Throughout the course of two job rotations you will gain a wide range of practical experience. You will also benefit from training courses, seminars and a variety of networking events. Successful interns will be invited to join our enhanced 2-year IPB Programme structure provides for enhanced client focus, greater clarity on career pathing and structured learning. What do we mean by that? During the first year you will focus on learning about the Products of the business and contribute to their design & development as you spend time with the respective Product teams, as they are critical for our clients to achieve their financial goals and to maximize opportunities across the business. This will give you a broad-based overview of all facets of wealth management. During the second year you will have the chance to work alongside Relationship & Investment Managers or continue to specialize in Product areas. By developing individual solutions, you can master your analytical, communication and advisory skills and gain extensive experience in dealing with demanding clients, both internal and external. The specific tasks that you deal with will depend on your role within the team. You will be trained by the best, evolve professionally as well as personally, and build a firm foundation for your career progression.
What we look for:
We recruit students who are intelligent and adaptable with excellent interpersonal skills. They are studying for degrees in many different disciplines. Even though good levels of numeracy are important for some roles, you won’t necessarily need a formal mathematical or financial background. We have very comprehensive training programmes that will give you all the technical knowledge you’ll need to build a career with us. You should not only be passionate about the world of finance, but also show a keen interest in your chosen field. You already have a record of academic achievement and you’re eager to go on learning at the same intensive rate. You’ll thrive on working in a highly collaborative and diverse culture with some of the best minds in banking. Please note that you must be in your penultimate year of study to apply for our 2023 Summer Internship Programme (eg graduating in August 2023 to July 2024). Applications close 2 October 2022, 23:45 HKT/SGT.