Are you looking to gain real world experience in a thriving, global financial services firm with an award winning culture? Consider an internship and start building your career at Baird.
About our internship program:
Our competitive intern program is a robust experience that offers interns exposure to the business world and a meaningful work experience. Interns are treated as valuable team members while learning from experienced professionals in a collaborative and dynamic environment.
Internship Location, Availability and Hours:
Located in our Tysons Corner, VA office, interns must be flexible to work full time during the summer, significant hours are required. This internship will work with our Government Services Investment Banking Group.
As an Investment Banking Analyst Intern, you will:
Support the investment banking team by providing analytical support on public offerings, mergers and acquisitions and other financial advisory services for our clients
Conduct research, assist with company valuations and financial models, assist in the preparation of client presentations, and gain exposure to live transaction activity
Learn analytical skills through broad exposure to both junior and senior bankers, that will prepare you for a full-time career in Investment Banking
What we look for:
Candidates must be eager and able to learn in a fast-paced, challenging environment
Candidates should be in their junior year and must have a proven academic record (minimum GPA of 3.5/4.0) and a strong interest in finance
A full-time minimum 3 month commitment during the summer is required
Accounting, Business, Economics and Finance concentrations are preferred, but not mandatory
Possess a strong work ethic and a record for excellence
Have the ability to function equally well in both a team setting and on a self-directed basis
Excellent mathematical, writing, verbal and computer skills
Significant hours are required
What makes this opportunity great:
Fast paced environment that will enable you to grow as a professional
Unique culture that values diverse backgrounds and perspectives while emphasizing teamwork and a strong sense of partnership
Gain hands-on, real-world experience with a highly ranked organization
Interact and work closely with various levels of professionals in both a social and office setting
Who we are:
For nearly 100 years, Baird has provided high-quality financial advice and services with clients’ best interests in mind. Employee owned and independent, Baird serves individuals, foundations, organizations and municipalities across the country as well as corporations and institutions around the world from more than100 offices in the U.S., Europe and Asia. Baird has more than $200 billion in client assets.
Baird’s Equity Capital Markets group includes 500 professionals in research, institutional sales and trading, and investment banking. Baird is also home to a global private equity group, Baird Capital, which has invested in nearly 300 companies over its history.
As one of the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For since 2004, Baird attracts many of the financial service industry’s leading and most experienced professionals as well as top talent from the nation’s finest universities. From day one, our new associates benefit from collaborative, mentoring relationships, often interacting with senior executives at the companies we cover and getting to know our best institutional clients. The result is a truly enriching experience that provides opportunities to build your existing skills and develop a keen understanding of the industry. Discover a firm with a vested interest in your professional future.