Commercial Banking Internship - Paducah, KY


At U.S. Bank, we're passionate about helping customers and the communities where we live and work. The fifth-largest bank in the United States, we’re one of the country's most respected, innovative and successful financial institutions. U.S. Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors.

Our Commercial Internship program participants work primarily with the business banking and commercial lending team to gain hands on experience analyzing various types of financial information, inputting and deciphering data, and assisting in the decision making processes involved with business lending. As a part of the internship program, this position will also be exposed to multiple facets of the bank, allowing the intern to obtain a general overview of a full-service bank, including time spent with the Retail, Commercial Lending, Small Business Banking, and other local departments.
This position provides a wide variety of administrative support functions to a credit area. Assists with interpreting and resolving inquiries from customers and others regarding policies and procedures for assigned area referring to reference materials and other resources as appropriate. Assists in coordinating specific projects or programs for the assigned area. Acts as a liaison internally and externally, handling details such as scheduling meetings, preparation and distribution of supporting documentation, project tracking, etc. Performs research and prepares reports and basic analyses involving the compilation of statistics, credit information, financial information, etc., from a variety of sources. Processes records and files by gathering and verifying data and transferring it into standard formats.


Basic Qualifications
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Two or more years of clerical experience
Preferred Skills/Experience
- Strong knowledge of general office procedures
- Ability to operate basic office equipment
- Proficient computer skills, especially Microsoft Office applications
- Some knowledge of policies and procedures for assigned area
- Excellent customer service skills
- Ability to gather, interpret, analyze, verify and prepare information
- Effective verbal and written communication skills
The Ideal Candidate Will...
- Be an accounting, finance, communications, marketing, or economics major between their sophomore and junior years
- Will have completed both financial and managerial accounting
Internship timeline: Summer 2018 (May/June – August)
Potential for second year internship during summer 2019 .
Career path could include Credit Analyst, Assistant Relationship Manager, and Relationship Manager.


Credit Underwriting

Primary Location



1st - Daytime



Average Hours Per Week