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Goldman Sachs EmployAbility Summer Analyst Internship 2021 - Securities

 

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Start Date

Summer 2021

Location

London

Duration

10 weeks

Who

Students of any degree discipline

Salary

Competitive

Deadline

Midnight, Sunday 4th October 2020

EmployAbility is delighted to be working with Goldman Sachs to offer disabled students and graduates the opportunity to apply for the Goldman Sachs Summer Analyst Internship programme.

About Goldman Sachs

At Goldman Sachs, we connect people, capital and ideas to help solve problems for our clients. We are a leading global financial services firm providing investment banking, securities and investment management services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals.
 
We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We seek out people with all types of skills, interests and experiences. Even if you have never imagined a career in finance, there’s a place for you here. For us, it’s all about bringing together people who are curious, collaborative and have the drive to make things possible for our clients and communities. We seek out people with all types of skills, interests and experiences. Here are some of the qualities we look for: 

  • Communication & Interpersonal Skills 
  • Strong Sense of Teamwork 
  • Commitment to Excellence 
  • Leadership 
  • Intellectual Curiosity, Passion and Self-Motivation 
  • Integrity, Ethical Standards and Sound Judgment 

Whether you’re looking to manage an IPO, tech stack, or anything in between - let’s chat about what you’re into and where you see yourself. We rely on a range of skills and recruit from every background and major - from art history to zoology.

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About the Internship 

This is a ten-week program designed to fully immerse you in the day-to-day activities of one of our divisions.

Orientation and Training
The program starts with an orientation where you’ll learn about our culture, as well as the benefits and responsibilities of being a member of Goldman Sachs. You will also receive division-specific training designed to help you succeed in your division.

Your Day to Day
After training, you will receive real responsibilities to give you a sense of what you would be doing, day to day, as a full-time Goldman Sachs employee. Along with fellow interns, you will work alongside leaders within our industry. Successful Summer Associates may be invited back to join our New Associate program in a full time position.

About the Securities Division

The Securities Division enables Goldman Sachs' clients to buy and sell financial products, raise funding and manage risk. They make markets and facilitate client transactions in fixed income, equity, currency and commodity products. In addition, they make markets in and clear client transactions on major stock, options and futures exchanges worldwide.

Through their global sales force, we maintain relationships with their clients, receiving orders and distributing investment research, trading ideas, market information and analysis.

Securities' activities are organized by asset class. Their teams work with the following instruments:

  • Equities teams transact in stocks and other equity-related products, including convertible securities, options and futures. Their work includes financing, securities lending and other services for institutional investors.
  • Fixed incomecurrency and commodities teams transact in a variety of assets, including interest rate products (such as government bonds, treasury bills and other highly liquid instruments), credit products, mortgages, currencies and commodities.

Ideal candidates for the Securities Division are dynamic, quick-thinking self-starters who have a real passion for the markets. The ability to communicate effectively and build strong relationships with clients and colleagues from a diversity of backgrounds and experiences is crucial. Those who succeed in Securities thrive in the fast-paced, constantly changing environment where no two days are the same.

The Goldman Sachs summer programme begins with one to two weeks of training about the group and the internship process. You’ll then have desk rotations, taking on responsibilities such as creating client solicitation materials, updating client lists, creating transaction proposals, structuring, pricing, marketing, financing and more. The programme includes presentations, panels, and lunches or dinners hosted by senior managers. Students will have the opportunity to participate in small group assignments that involve research, presentations and networking. Participants will also enjoy a day of volunteering with Community TeamWorks as well as a wide array of networking events. There will be a strong mentoring component as well as an opportunity to receive both ongoing informal and formal feedback.

Other Divisions

Goldman Sachs is offering Summer Analyst Internships across a variety of divisions. These are:

How to Apply

Please note - YOU MUST ONLY SUBMIT ONE APPLICATION FORM TO GOLDMAN SACHS. You can indicate two division choices on the same application form, there is no need to complete multiple application forms. Candidates apply through EmployAbility but each applicant is assessed against Goldman Sachs’ core competencies and selected through the Goldman Sachs recruitment process. Successful candidates are hired directly into the appropriate Goldman Sachs Programme and participate in every aspect of it. 

If you have any extenuating circumstances or require further information about the Internship programme, please contact Sarah on +44(0)7852 764684​ or email info@employ-ability.org.uk

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