Principal Financial Services, Inc
Commercial Real Estate Extended Intern (Spring/Summer OR Summer/Fall 2018) - #220852Job Area:InvestmentsBusiness Area:PGI Real EstateLocation:IA - Des MoinesCareer Category:InternFull/Part Time:Full TimeRegular/Temporary:TemporaryDate Posted:08/23/2017Pursue your calling and make an impact.We know it's important to get off to a great start with your career. Principal offers multiple opportunities to gain experience, make connections, and provide fast-tracked opportunities to learn our business from the inside out.You're not just looking for an internship.We hear you. That's why working with us isn't just about skill sets and job responsibilities. We care about offering you diverse experiences, rewarding challenges, and global opportunities that push you to reach for bigger life goals.The Internship ExperiencePrincipal will host 200 interns across various business units and teams. You will meet with senior executives, gain career direction, and contribute to work that helps our customers live their best lives - all at a Fortune 500 company who invests in your personal and professional development.Did we mention you'll have plenty of time to explore Des Moines?Principal is headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa, the Midwest's best-kept secret. You'll get a chance to network at social events and volunteer in the community with peers and team members. From its miles of trails and lakes, local wineries and breweries, to world-class music, theater and a thriving foodie scene, Des Moines offers big-city perks with small-town charm.Principal Real Estate Investors is offering an exciting opportunity for students interested in Commercial Real Estate investments. This paid extended internship is a full time position from January through early August OR May through early December 2018. During this 7 month internship, students will have exposure to many areas of Commercial Real Estate, more specifically they will have the opportunity to work on one of the teams mentioned below.Responsibilities:Responsibilities will include researching and underwriting potential investments, consolidating investment information and reporting on current investment portfolios while also gaining experience with ARGUS software.The various teams within Principal Real Estate Investors include:Commercial Mortgage Backed SecuritiesCalSTRS-California State Teachers' Retirement SystemPortfolio ManagementAsset ManagementAcquisitions & DispositionsCommercial Mortgage ServicingCommercial Mortgage UnderwritingMarketingAll applicants must be available to work full time in Des Moines, Iowa from January through early August OR May through early December 2018.Qualifications:Applicants must be pursuing a bachelor's degree in a field related to real estate, finance, accounting, or economicsIdeal applicants will have exposure to commercial real estate concepts through intermediate level class work, student organization involvement or internship/employment experiencesCommunication and leadership skills, demonstrated through formal positions in student organizations or employment experiences, are strongly preferred3.0 GPA or higher is strongly preferredPrefer applicants with a minimum of one semester of schooling remaining post-internshipInterview Details:What's next? Innovation at its finest.We'll review your application and if you're selected for an interview, you'll receive an invite for an On-Demand Video interview. Haven't done that before, don't worry. We've got all the tips and tricks available to help you be successful. With an On-Demand Video Interview, you can add your own flair and personality - at your pace.Be sure to check your email frequently. We'll communicate our decisions through the email address used on your online profile. If you receive an email from Principal Talent Team, you've been selected to begin your video interview and have a set time to submit once you log in.Investment Code of Ethics:You will be required to comply with a Code of Ethics which cove
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