Program Overview

Phillips Edison & Company is excited to offer the PECO Internship Program (PECOI), an immersive learning experience for college students through a semester-long internship during the fall, spring, or summer. PECOI, a challenging but rewarding program, offers students of all majors the opportunity to explore the industry of commercial real estate through various departments and participate in meaningful work within their chosen discipline. 

What Comes After Your Internship?

PECOI brings in the talent…and we like to keep that around. Read about some of our employees who started off as interns and got hired on full time. We like to call these our #SuccessStories.

Abby Sheehy

Financial Analyst,
Corporate Finance


Greg Stevens

Transactions Analyst


Taylor Ferrell

Staff Property Accountant 


Nayeli Arellano

Staff Property Accountant 


Intern Activities

How to Apply

Available Internship Opportunities

All of our internship positions are posted during specific recruitment periods throughout the academic year through our website. You can also check out our company profile on Handshake.

We are planning to attend and host events for the 2022-2023 academic year at the following institutions:

  • Indiana University - Bloomington
  • Miami University 
  • Ohio State University
  • University of Cincinnati
  • University of Louisville
  • University of Wisconsin - Madison
  • Xavier University
  • Morehouse College
  • University of Kentucky

Don’t see your school listed? Contact Brian Fanelli at to learn more about current opportunities. 

Potential Opportunities

  • Accounting - Property Accounting, Accounts Payable, Tenant Recoveries, Treasury
  • Construction
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Income Tax
  • IT
  • Leasing
  • Marketing
  • Operations
  • Real Estate Tax
  • Transactions
  • Underwriting