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Sales & Trading Summer Internship – New York

Undergraduate. Work Term: June – August


The Big Apple is waiting for you! We have an incredible hands-on summer internship in Scotiabank’s Global Banking and Markets division. You’ll be introduced to the stimulating and dynamic world of wholesale sales & trading. Not only will you gain practical and leader-led experience, but you’ll get a chance to work in these areas:

  • Equity Sales & Trading
  • Financial Services
  • Fixed Income
  • Prime Services

At the end of your internship we’ll select outstanding candidates for a full-time opportunity or a second internship with our Global Banking Markets team. Apply now – we can’t wait to see what you’ve got!

This is right for you if:

  • You want to build your experience, skills and expertise in the financial markets and you thrive in a high-pressure environment.
  • You want a hands-on workplace experience that encourages you to contribute, be challenged, and grow.

Your accountabilities

  • Assisting the Sales, Trading and Structuring staff on the trade floor in their day-to-day functions
  • Assisting in preparing client presentations, daily market commentary and providing timely client support
  • Working on research projects as required

What qualifications you need

  • Undergraduate degree to be completed by the Spring term of the following year
  • High academic achievement with a passion for the markets
  • Solid record of leadership abilities through extracurricular accomplishments
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills

How to Apply

This internship runs from June through August. Please check your school's Career Centre for our summer internship postings – we begin accepting applications in December for internships that start in the following year.

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