State Street Global Advisor Summer Internship
State Street Global Advisors (SSGA)
is the asset management branch of State Street and one of the world's leading providers of financial services to institutional investors. With over $2 trillion in assets under management, SSGA offers a wide array of investment strategies across asset classes, risk profiles, geographies, and styles across both active and passive investing for more than 2800 clients. Our clients range from central banks and sovereign wealth funds, to pensions, foundations and investment advisors. Who we are looking for:
The summer internship program at State Street Global Advisors offers you development opportunities by providing a robust comprehensive work experience for qualified students. You will become a team member on day one, ready to engage with projects and assignments that both support your team and the business as a whole.
Over the course of the 10-week internship, you will have the chance to participate in:
- Personal and professional development workshops
- An internal mentoring programme
- Enterprise-wide networking
- Senior Executive led Intern sessions
- Exclusive interview opportunities for full-time roles
You will also have the opportunity to raise your profile on an international stage as a participant of our global Intern case study challenge. Why this role is important to us:
The team you will be joining is a part of State Street Global Advisors, one of the biggest asset managers in the world, that provides services to the world's governments, institutions and financial advisors across the globe. With over four decades of experience and trillions of dollars in assets under management, we offer one of the broadest selections of services across asset classes, risk profiles, regions and styles. As pioneers in index, ETF, and ESG investing, we are always inventing new ways to invest.
Join us if making your mark in the asset management industry from day one is a challenge you are up for. What you will be responsible for:
We are offering various internship opportunities across different business units as listed below. So why not spend your summer making an impact within one of these teams?
As a Research Analyst Intern
, you will support Portfolio Managers and Analysts in analysing investment opportunities, analysing portfolio exposures and performance, evaluating tactical investment decisions and developing new investment strategies. Marketing Interns
, will support the marketing function for sales initiatives within the Institutional part of the business. Developing materials and analytics as a key part of the sales strategy.
Our SPDR Sales Intern
will work alongside senior sales manager to support them in building sales pipeline within the ETF market and grow business within the region. You will support by developing client analytics, researching markets and developing sales materials. Operations Intern
will have a technical focus, working with multiple internal stakeholders to carry out operational projects and tasks.
Interns within the Institutional Team
, will assist the Relationship Managers and the Sales team in supporting our clients to achieve their investment objectives. What we value:
These skills will help you succeed in this role:
Education & Preferred Qualifications:
- Strong teamwork, communication, interpersonal, and critical thinking skills
- Highly motivated with an exceptional drive for success
- Passionate about the financial services industry, investments, and asset management
What happens next?
- A Graduate in 2021 with a 2:1 result from any of the following disciplines: Business, Finance, Economics, Marketing, IT, Computer Science, Engineering
- IT Skills: Excel, Access, VBA, SQL
Our recruitment team will review your application. Applicants selected to move forward in the process will have an initial phone screening. Applicants successful after the phone screen will be invited for a final round interview at our offices in Canary Wharf where they can meet the team and learn more about the role. When can I start?
Our Programme will run June through August 2020. You must be available for the full duration of the programme. About State Street What we do.
State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients. Work, Live and Grow.
We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary in locations, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans among other perks. You'll have access to flexible Work Program to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential. Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility.
We truly believe our employees' diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspective are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome the candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift program and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you.
State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
Discover more at StateStreet.com/careers