Summit Internship! Are You Interested?

March 3, 2023 | Category: Articles


Summit Financial Group is looking for a motivated individual for the Summer of 2023 in our San Ramon, CA office as a paid intern. We are an established financial planning and wealth management firm that takes pride in building client relationships that last a lifetime. Our team of professionals are dedicated to putting our clients first and serving our community.

The Opportunity

Our Intern Program seeks to provide students who are currently enrolled at a university the opportunity to join our team for the summer of 2023. Over the course of 6-7 weeks in this position, you will receive an overview of the Financial Services field. Through a combination of 1:1 training, hands-on work/projects, and broader industry training, our goal is to paint a clear picture of what it looks like to enrich lives through the financial advisory field.

The Intern Experience

Rotations in the following departments/areas of focus:
• Operations, trading, compliance, financial planning, and marketing
• Special projects within these focus areas

Financial Advisor shadowing to gain insight into various practices and specialties:
• Lifecycle of a financial planning client
• Marketing program support

Weekly sessions with our Broker/Dealer covering core topics like:
• Annuities, life insurance, and investment products
• Schooling and training options for financial services
• Insight into the Financial Services field through a variety of industry experts
• Remote networking opportunity with other interns throughout the country

Other projects and tasks as assigned.


• Student at a 4-year university or graduate program
• Able to work 25-35 hours per week (we can work with your calendar for start and end times as well as accommodate vacations)
• Background screen/credit check required

• Strong interpersonal skills
• Coachable – open to feedback and learning
• Interest in the financial services industry

About Summit Financial Group

Summit was founded on the belief that if you do the right thing by clients, excellent business results will follow. Some of our favorite annual metrics are the number of clients reaching retirement, the number of students graduating, the number of businesses succeeding to the next generation, and the amount our clients donate to charity. It’s these milestones that remind us why we do what we do. Helping people reach their financial goals is a blessing, and we are thankful for clients who choose us to guide their journey.

At Summit we have a strong commitment to our team. We encourage and promote the growth mindset in that everyone (clients and team members) can have an abundant life by practicing gratitude, and investing in one another, and in our community.

Summit is dedicated to creating a diverse and inclusive environment that fosters learning. We celebrate people of diverse backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives. We are an equal-opportunity employer and are committed to providing a work environment free of harassment and discrimination.


• Opportunity to work with an intelligent, motivated team to shape the trajectory of the company and the lives of our clients
• Complimentary beverages and snacks, regular happy hour and team activities, monthly food truck access
• Located within walking distance from three major shopping and dining hubs featuring popular restaurants, grocery stores, and retail shops


Please send your resume to: [email protected]