Global Risk Management for Interns and Co-ops

Undergraduate, Masters, and MBA co-ops and interns
Fall (September to December), Winter (January to April), Summer (May to August)


Our Global Risk Management (GRM) group plays a vital role in our operations and the overall success of the Bank, and many of our most senior leaders have worked in the GRM group at various points in their careers. As a co-op student or intern, you’ll gain meaningful work experience in risk management – which could include credit adjudication, risk modelling, market data research, creating or enhancing risk reports and development knowledge or products and markets associated with risk. You’ll work closely with leaders and mentors to enhance your learning and development opportunities throughout the term.

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Does this sound like you? 

  • You're currently studying towards a business, commerce, or graduate degree, or are currently in a risk-specific program

  • You’re part of a formal co-op program, or want to arrange your own (like an internship)

  • You’re a curious, competitive, critical thinker who thrives while collaborating with others 

  • You have the problem-solving skills to match your maturity, making you adaptable to many situations

  •  You like to be challenged and are constantly learning

  • You want to immerse yourself in the exciting world of credit, risk policy, capital markets, and regional commercial credit

  • What to Expect

    GRM students get an exclusive sneak peek at our GRM Associate Program during their co-op term and start to build an important relationship with our dedicated Program Manager. As an intern or co-op, you’ll take part in a bank-wide orientation to learn more about Scotiabank and gain exposure to senior leadership across the organization. There’s a huge social component during your time with us. Evenings out, lunch & learns, and internal career fairs are all part of it. You’ll have access to skill-building modules, as well as challenging work-integrated learnings - all of which come together to create a stimulating environment where you will have the chance to thrive. We want you to be a sponge and take it all in, bring your great attitude, always be your true self, and take advantage of every opportunity that comes your way. This is your time to shine. 

    How to Apply

    Check the postings in your school’s career portal, with your career centre, or visit our student jobs page