Deutsche Bank is the leading German bank with strong European roots and a global network. We’re driving growth through our strong client franchise. Against a backdrop of increasing globalization in the world economy, Deutsche Bank is very well-positioned, with significant regional diversification and substantial revenue streams from all the major regions of the world. We serve our clients’ real economic needs in commercial banking, investment banking, private banking and asset management. We are investing heavily in digital technologies, prioritizing long term success over short-term gains, and serving society with ambition and integrity. All this means a career packed with opportunities to grow and the chance to shape the future of our clients.
The Deutsche Bank graduate programme
From the day you join Deutsche Bank, you’ll be working as part of a global team that is transforming the world of banking. Our development programme offers extensive training, exposure to stimulating projects, and the opportunity to gain the knowledge and skills you need to provide innovative products and services to our clients. You’ll work alongside some of the industry’s top minds and build a valuable network that will support you as you progress in your career. You’ll be given various opportunities to not only have your opinions heard, but also get to make an impact at our company and for our clients. If you have the drive to succeed in the fast-paced financial services industry, Deutsche Bank is an exciting, supportive place for you to begin your career.
About the business division
As the International Private Bank (IPB), we combine capabilities of Deutsche Bank Wealth Management (WM) and Private & Commercial Business International (PCBI) in one unit. IPB brings together WM’s globally connected clients across Germany, Europe, Americas, Asia and Middle East and Africa, along with PCBI’s private clients and small and medium-sized enterprises in IT, ES, BE and IN. Altogether, we serve 3.4 m private, wealth and commercial clients with over 250 bn Eur of assets under management and revenue of 3 bn Eur (10th Jun-20). As a trusted partner of wealthy individuals and entrepreneurs, family offices and foundations, we create lasting value for our clients by developing bespoke solutions such as wealth planning across successive generations and international borders, asset management with individual risk management, loans and deposits. All this is possible thanks to our global network, our many years of experience and our close collaboration with the Corporate & Investment Bank and DWS. We combine financial strength and stability with trustworthy partnership and forward thinking in order to build sustainable and beneficial relationships.
Division specifics about the graduate role
Our enhanced 2-year IPB Programme structure provides for enhanced client focus, greater clarity on career pathing and structured learning. What do we mean by that? During the first year you will focus on learning about the Products of the business and contribute to their design & development as you spend time with the respective Product teams, as they are critical for our clients to achieve their financial goals and to maximize opportunities across the business. This will give you a broad-based overview of all facets of wealth management. During the second year you will have the chance to work alongside Relationship & Investment Managers or continue to specialize in Product areas. By developing individual solutions, you can master your analytical, communication and advisory skills and gain extensive experience in dealing with demanding clients, both internal and external. The specific tasks that you deal with will depend on your role within the team. You will be trained by the best, evolve professionally as well as personally, and build a firm foundation for your career progression.
What we look for
We are looking for bright minds with a strong academic record who are passionate about helping clients meet their financial goals and navigate in dynamic investment landscape.
- Have you already gained practical experience in banking or finance?
- Do you have strong communication skills to engage with clients and a collaborative style to work with colleagues across the globe?
- Would you describe yourself as innovative and engaging – with a high level of emotional intelligence?
- Do you have good language skills and speak either English, German, French or an additional foreign language?