Internship in Trade Finance team

UBS (Poland)
Wroclaw (PL)
11 Apr 2019
11 May 2019
Job Role
Finance Analyst
Contract Type
Contract, Internship, Temporary

Your role


We are looking for someone who can support our Trade Finance units in Switzerland in the following areas:
– processing letters of credit (issuances, amendments, document checking, cancellations and commissioning)
– timely execution and proper monitoring of transactions
– applying the relevant transaction due diligence rules in order to avoid reputational and financial risks
– working hand in hand with your Swiss colleagues to manage the lifecycle of the letters of credit.


Your team


You will be working in Trade Finance Team in Wroclaw and supporting the Trade Finance units in Switzerland (locations in Zurich, Geneva and Lugano). Your key objective will be the handling of letter of credit transactions for our internationally operating clients. You will be collaborating closely with Trade Finance colleagues in Switzerland and with other internal partners.

Your paid internship will last 3-6 months with a possibility of an extension, based on a 30-40 hour week with working hours 8/8.30am-4.30/5.00pm.


Your expertise


You are:
- a graduate or a student 
- fluent in English (very good written German or French or Italian is a plus) 
- a motivated person with pro-active attitude

Previous professional experience is not a must, but will be considered as a plus. We’d like to see evidence that you can: 
- analyze a problem, take a view and come to a decision 
- plan, organize and communicate well 
- stick with a task 
- work in a team 
- be able to work under time pressure and yet to "see the detail"

Think about how things you’ve achieved match the skills we’re after.


About us


Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?


Join us


We're a truly global, collaborative and friendly group of people. Having a diverse, inclusive and respectful workplace is important to us. And we support your career development, internal mobility and work-life balance. If this sounds interesting, apply now on


Disclaimer / Policy Statements


UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.