Operational Automation Project Management Intern (Sept. – Dec. 2024)

July 5, 2024

Operational Automation Project Management Intern (Sept. – Dec. 2024)


  • Internship
  • CA-Quebec-Montréal
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In a changing world, unprecedented challenges require unmatched talent. Join one of Montreal’s Top Employers in 2024. We are a dynamic and growing organization having its main establishment located in downtown Montreal and part of a leading international banking institution fully committed to building a more sustainable future. Note that the position may be in the Canadian Branch of BNP Paribas or in one of its subsidiaries based in Montreal.

Internship program

As an intern, you will benefit from a 4 month program that aims to give you the tools to develop yourself and discover your potential through customized trainings, networking sessions and transversal projects.

More information about the program available on our website:

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The position at a glance

The goal of Efficiency Commando Team is to plan, prepare, test and implement authorized requested improvements to OPS dpt. processes. This changes result in efficiency improvement, better risk mitigation and/or expansion/increased scale of various department controls.

The scope of Efficiency Commando Team is department of ITO, subject to team’s functional manager and/or Head of the Department approval. Head of the Department reserves the right to expand the scope should such need arise.     

In detail

Work on production and cross-functional projects that have an impact overall on the Operations department.

  • Lead continuous improvement projects within Operations and to join our efficiency commando operation team.
  • Participate in transversal projects for the Global Markets/ Global Banking Operations and Client Management platform.
  • Be able to take on challenging positions and adapt well to various work assignments.
  • Put to contribution your analytical skillset on various tasks and projects.
  • Forecasting dashboard: this is a capacity management tool that will provide the adequate utilization of our resources.
  • Maintenance and enhancement of Operations SharePoint page

The strengths and skills that will help you succeed


  1. Currently enrolled full-time in an accredited Canadian post-secondary program
  2. Must be able to work in the local premises
  3. Be 18 and over
  4. Have at least one more semester left after completion of internship


  • Student completing their Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business Administration, Project Management, Computer Science or related field, with a graduation date of May, August, or December 2025
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills
  • Excellent coding skills in VBA required
  • Python and Power BI knowledge preferred
  • Team player, self-motivated and entrepreneurial
  • Adaptability in various situations
  • Detail oriented with a focus on quality results/deliverables
  • Strong communication skills in English, both verbal and written
  • Given the vast majority of our clients, both internal and external, are based outside of Quebec and Canada, specific language requirements may apply. Knowledge of the English is required

What you need to know

  • We will review candidates as they apply, so don’t wait to submit your application;
  • BNP Paribas is committed to accessibility and inclusion. If you need any accommodation during the recruitment process, you can contact accessibility@us.bnpparibas.com
  • You must be legally eligible to work in the Greater Montreal area and, if applicable, hold a valid work or study permit. Physical presence in BNP Paribas’ office(s) is an essential function of this position;

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DE&I) at the heart of our commitments

At BNP Paribas all employees are on an equal footing allowing us to create a work environment that values and respects people for their talents, skills and competences.

BNP Paribas recruits, employs, trains, compensates and promotes regardless of race, religion, colour, national origin, sex, disability, age, and other protected status (Employment Equity Act and Canadian Human Right Act).

To learn more about our DE&I commitments, click here

About us

BNP Paribas is the top bank in the European Union and a major international banking establishment. Present in 63 countries, with more than 180,000 employees, the bank holds key positions in several areas of banking and financial services.

BNP Paribas’ mission is to contribute to a responsible and sustainable economy by financing and advising its clients according to the highest ethical standards, while striving to respond to essential concerns in terms of the environment, regional development and social inclusion.

Since 1961, BNP Paribas has supported large Canadian companies and institutions in their business development by offering a full range of specialized financial services and investment products.

With over 1,400 employees, BNP Paribas in Canada continues to attract experts from diverse fields as well as ambitious young talent from around the world. We are proud to offer our employees a rewarding and international workplace where they can build their professional careers by honing their skills, meeting challenges and enriching their knowledge of the financial industry.

Our certifications and partnerships

  • Montreal’s Top Employers 2024
  • Canada’s Best Diversity Employers 2024
  • Women in Governance  – Parity certified –  Platinum certification
  • Pride at Work Canada
  • Rainbow Accreditation issued by Canada’s LGBT+ Chamber of Commerce (CGLCC)
  • Part of Les Affaires top 300 companies in Quebec
  • Synclusiv
  • ·Ready, Willing, and Able
  • Autisme sans Limites
  • LinkedIn Top Companies 2024

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