Wednesday, August 21, 2019

2020 Summer Internship Program in Tokyo, Japan

Credit Suisse is a leading global wealth manager with strong investment banking capabilities. Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, we have a global reach with operations in about 50 countries and employ more than 45,000 people from over 150 different nations. Embodying entrepreneurial spirit, Credit Suisse delivers holistic financial solutions to our clients, including innovative products and specially tailored advice. Striving for quality and excellence in our work, we recognize and reward extraordinary performance among our employees, provide wide-ranging training and development opportunities, and benefit from a diverse range of perspectives to create value for our clients, shareholders and communities. We are Credit Suisse.
We Offer Credit Suisse’s Asia Pacific Markets (APAC Markets) department delivers the best in class investment solutions to our global institutional client base. Equities Sales and Trading, and Solutions Group (derivatives) are core to the Markets business model and in delivering the Trusted Entrepreneurs' Bank in the region: bringing to bear our global distribution and reach.

Our Program is a 7-week internship designed to give talented students a taste of life at the world’s leading integrated Wealth Manager and Investment Bank, with the potential to join the Graduate Program upon graduation. The graduate role will see you join a sales, sales and trading, or equity derivatives desk in Tokyo at analyst level working in our APAC Markets franchise.

Credit Suisse prides itself in a tradition of long term partnership with our clients, putting advice at the core of all that we do and seamless collaboration for the benefit of the client and we look forward to welcoming you to the team.

Training Our internships are widely regarded as one of the best and most comprehensive summer programs starting with one week of training. You will:

  • undergo a structured summer program,
  • gain exposure to 2 to 3 teams in the APAC Markets in Tokyo, and
  • develop a project over the course of the internship that you will eventually present to senior management.
  • Throughout you will receive invaluable on-the-job training, guidance and mentoring that will further develop your skills and knowledge.


You Offer To apply for the Summer Analyst Program, you are graduating between December 2020 – June 2021 (i.e. in your penultimate year of an undergraduate or Master’s course).

Credit Suisse is noted for the diversity of its employees, but seeks colleagues with a common set of abilities – highly motivated and creative individuals who have demonstrated academic achievement, and have the ability to work independently and as a member of a team. We’ll be looking at your potential, your ability, your academic background and your extracurricular activities. We’re looking to build future leaders who add fresh and diversity perspectives to our business.

Specifically for this internship opportunity you should have a keen interest in financial markets. We are also recruiting for individuals with coding skills or a background in mathematics or statistics for some select roles.

Excellent written and spoken communication skills is critical, with English as essential and business to native level Japanese required.

Whatever your background, you’ll need to be:
  • A leader who engenders dedication, assumes responsibility and mobilizes others
  • A critical thinker with excellent analytical skills
  • An enthusiastic self-starter who achieves significant results
  • A supportive and adaptable team member who can build strong relationships
  • An articulate communicator who also recognizes the importance of listening
  • Principled and committed to the highest standards of ethical behavior

How To Apply You will need to complete an application on the Credit Suisse website HERE

You will be asked to take online verbal and numerical reasoning tests as part of your application.

Deadline:September 25, 2019; 12:00pm Japan Standard Time