Are you interested in learning more about the financial industry as a possible career?
Chesapeake Bank and the Virginia Bankers Association (VBA) are partnering to offer a unique summer internship opportunity. Our partnership with the Virginia Banker's Association will allow the intern to complete requirements in a designed program and receive a certificate of completion. This experience will provide educational courses and workshops, opportunities to attend social and networking events, community involvement and a chance to complete a capstone project, focusing on a banking industry-wide topic.
Exposure to Virginia’s Banking Industry:
Students will have the opportunity to participate in one of three internships this summer:
Risk Assurance Intern
Are you a finance, economics, business, accounting, or marketing major?
If so, this may be a great opportunity for you.
The Marketing Intern will assist with a wide range of Marketing projects. This internship is designed to be both educational and practical. He or she will gain a better understanding of the role that Marketing plays, and be better prepared to work in this field.
Risk Assurance Intern
Board of Directors and executive management recognize the ever increasing importance of effective risk management efforts in meeting their organizations strategic objectives. The changing regulatory environment and higher shareholder expectations serve as a critical catalyst driving this heightened need to identify and address significant risks that could prevent a company from achieving its strategic objectives. Areas where Chesapeake’s risk assurance practices can bring value to an organization include: assisting management in their assessment of risks and controls; recommendations resulting in increased value and cost reduction of compliance related activities; applying the concepts of ERM to help Chesapeake identify, assess, mitigate and proactively consider emerging risks; identifying opportunities for Chesapeake to effectively mitigate risk and improve business performance.
Banking Intern –rotation through multiple departments, gaining experience in areas such as:
The main purpose of the banking internship is to introduce the intern to various positions within the banking industry. The departmental rotation will provide experience in multiple areas including lending, operations, administration, and business development.
The below requirements will be reviewed when choosing the right intern for each position: