Intern Intern …

Mesirow Financial Holdings, Inc
in Chicago, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Mesirow Financial Holdings, Inc
in Chicago, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Summer Intern - Global Investment Management Distribution

Chicago, ,


The Opportunity

Mesirow Financial is an independent, employee-owned firm founded in 1937. As specialists in investment, risk management and advisory services, we are committed to helping our institutional, corporate and individual clients achieve their objectives. Our professionals are inspired by an entrepreneurial desire to develop tailored solutions designed to deliver measurable results. To learn more, please visit

The Global Investment Management Distribution (GIMD) team provides integrated sales and marketing support across Mesirow Financials institutional investment management businesses. GIMD provides distribution capabilities globally out of our Chicago, London and Hong Kong offices and currently supports six alternative and traditional investment management businesses including equity management, investment grade fixed income, high yield fixed income, private equity, real estate and currency management,.

As a subset of GIMD, the marketing team supports in new business creation, client retention, and relationship management. The team is responsible for requests for proposals and pitch books for new prospect opportunities; due diligence questionnaires, presentations and data updates for existing clients and consultants; and maintaining the data and content necessary to complete these requests. Additionally, the team is involved in a variety of market updates and investor education deliverables, as well as maintaining the brand consistency across all marketing and communications collateral.

The internship provides exposure to a wide variety of asset classes and marketing strategies while working in a collegial, fast-paced, entrepreneurial financial services organization. We are looking for a candidate with a strong intellectual curiosity, a balance between creative and analytical capabilities and who is a team player.


  • Help coordinate client investment presentations, prospect presentations for new investments, fund/investment fact sheets, RFPs, and marketing sales tools for business development professionals
  • Assist with project management tasks including workflow tracking, production and distribution of deliverables, and client relationship management system maintenance
  • Fact-check material to ensure accuracy, proof/edit, and standardize the branding and formatting
  • Maintain and distribute internal reports and other data for firm-wide use
  • Opportunities to assist with planning and executing client events, media relations, design of electronic and print client communications, content creation, and other tasks as appropriate
  • Other marketing and communications related projects as requested
  • Additionally, the intern may be asked to participate in special projects related to these areas of the business.


  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent organization and project management abilities
  • Detail oriented
  • Team player with strong interpersonal skills
  • Client focused mindset
  • Intellectual curiosity with the desire to learn and grow
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)