2023 Summer Internship - Commercial Real Estate


Date: Sep 23, 2022
City: Denver, CO
Contract type: Full time
We’re building a relationship-oriented bank for the modern world. We need talented, passionate professionals who are dedicated to doing what’s right for our clients.

At CIBC, we embrace your strengths and your ambitions, so you are empowered at work. Our team members have what they need to make a meaningful impact and are truly valued for who they are and what they contribute.

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Job Description

The CIBC Summer Internship Program is designed to offer great work experience to complement students’ classroom training and career goals. Throughout the summer, interns will meet with our executive leadership team, network with employees and fellow interns, and participate in community outreach. We are devoted to finding, selecting, and training interns who will make a positive impact on our company while offering a full learning experience. Our Interns will work alongside a lean, proven team of investment professionals, gaining technical and analytical skills.

What You’ll Be Doing

CIBC’s Commercial Real Estate team is seeking a highly motivated intern for the 2023 summer with an interest in pursuing a career in commercial real estate or commercial banking. This position will work closely with all team members including relationship managers, asset managers, and other functional areas on a range of projects to support CIBC Bank USA’s multi-billion dollar national portfolio of commercial real estate loans.

The intern will gain hands-on experience in the Commercial Real Estate lending business through exposure to a wide range of team members and projects, and the opportunity to work on live deals alongside experienced Commercial Real Estate Lenders.

Support various projects for the Commercial Real Estate Lending group.

Assist in underwriting of live transactions. This may include market research, completing comparable transaction analyses, and Sponsor due diligence.

Preparation of internal memos and approval documents alongside relationship managers.

Perform market research and financial research regarding real estate transactions, supply, demand, and market trends.

Assist with collecting and organizing various data to support portfolio-wide analyses.

Special projects related to strategic initiatives to be determined based on needs of team at time of internship.

Who You Are

Undergraduate major in Real Estate, Finance, Accounting, Economics or similar

Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00

Proficient in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint

Excellent analytical and communication skills

Ability to manage multiple responsibilities and time-sensitive deliverables with a high degree of quality and accuracy.

Strong organizational skills, work ethic, team-approach, and detail-orientation required.

Demonstrated interested in commercial real estate or banking through previous coursework, extracurricular involvement, or work/internship experience to be given additional consideration

To be eligible for this program, you must be authorized to work in the U.S. on a permanent basis

Pursuing a bachelor’s degree, with an expected graduation date between December 2023 and June 2024

How You Succeed

You’re digitally savvy. You seek out innovative solutions and embrace evolving technologies. You can easily adapt to new tools and trends.

You give meaning to data. You enjoy investigating complex problems, and making sense of information. You\'re confident in your ability to communicate detailed information in an impactful way.

You understand that success is in the details. You notice things that others don\'t. Your critical thinking skills help to inform your decision making.

You have passion and are motivated with high career aspirations. Must be capable of assuming significant levels of responsibility for assignments to be completed within short time frames.

You\'re driven by collective success. You know that collaboration can transform a good idea into a great one. You understand the power of an inclusive team that enjoys working together to create a shared vision.

Values matter to you. You bring your real self to work and you live our values – trust, teamwork and accountability.

What CIBC Offers

At CIBC, our people are our greatest asset. You’ll become part of a diverse community that acknowledges everyone’s unique talents, and empowers teams to do what’s right for the client, and to do it well. As part of our team, you will:

Thrive: Benefit from an open and approachable culture that provides the flexibility and support you need to integrate your life at work and at home.

Connect: Work in a place where the right technology and infrastructure fosters innovation, collaboration and creativity.

Develop: Grow your skills and career through our best-in-class onboarding experience, ongoing learning opportunities, individual development planning, and comprehensive product training.

Prosper: Share in our collective success with a competitive salary, incentive pay, banking benefits, health benefits program, and employee share purchase plan.

CIBC’s Summer Internship program runs for 10 weeks beginning in June 2023 through August. During this time, you will have access to training opportunities, mentorship, and leadership support.

Our leaders are invested in your success during your internship. Our goal is to ensure you have all tools necessary to take advantage of the robust opportunities at hand, resulting in a great summer experience.

What you need to know

CIBC is committed to creating an inclusive environment where all team members and clients feel like they belong. We seek applicants with a wide range of abilities and we provide an accessible candidate experience. If you need accommodation, please contact

You need to be legally eligible to work at the location(s) specified above and, where applicable, must have a valid work or study permit.

Job Location CO-1550 Wewatta St, Suite 520

Employment Type Temporary (Fixed Term)

Weekly Hours 40


Banking, Business Banking

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