Bank of America is one of the world's leading financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small- and middle-market businesses, large corporations and governments with a full range of banking, investing, asset management and other financial and risk management products and services.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch is the marketing name for the global banking and global markets businesses of Bank of America Corporation. With a presence in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) for more than 90 years, we have offices in 19 countries across three continents serving the needs of corporate, institutional and government clients.
At Bank of America Merrill Lynch we are guided by a common purpose to help make financial lives better. We deliver on this through responsible growth, our commitment to shared success, and Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) leadership. Through our own experience and our global research, we know that sound ESG policies drive economic growth in sustainable ways – helping to create jobs, transform communities and foster economic mobility.
We know that our inclusive culture and diverse range of employees, make us stronger and are critical to our company’s sustainability. Our efforts start with young people helping to provide them with the inspiration, tools and confidence to make the transition from school to sustainable employment.
We have a long heritage of supporting women’s economic empowerment, advancement and leadership both within our own business and in our communities. In 2017 we signed the Women in Finance Charter and since then have taken further critical steps to help us progress towards our 2021 object to increase female representation at senior levels.
An internship or placement is your opportunity to gain an insight into working life at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, to network with our employees and develop your skills. You will work alongside colleagues of all levels and participate in project work that has a real impact on our business.
Off-cycle internships are available throughout the year and vary from three to six months in length depending on the business need. Locations vary, but the majority of opportunities are in London, Dubai, Frankfurt, Madrid, Milan, Moscow and Paris within the Investment Banking and Global Markets divisions.
Six and twelve month industrial placements are available within the Technology division. This programme provides hands-on experience and an opportunity to gain real exposure from day one.
More detailed job descriptions and division specific programme information can be found on our website.
How to apply and what to expect
Assessments take place on a rolling basis throughout the year
The online process for most programmes has two stages and both must be completed before the application deadline
Stage 1: Complete an online application form, competency questions and upload your CV
Stage 2: Take the online situational judgment test
Successful candidates will then be invited to an assessment centre for competency-based exercises
First round telephone interviews may be required for some programmes
When to apply by
Application deadlines vary for Off-cycle internships and Industrial Placements, please refer to the job description on our website.
Chester, London and various other European locations. See website for details.
Salary and Benefits
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package