Work within the Investment’s Line of Business at Willis Towers Watson, a leading investment consulting firm, to assist our institutional clients with regard to their investment portfolios.
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The Investments team aims to create sustainable competitive advantage for clients in their investment portfolios. This advantage is achieved through finding the best return opportunities, using the best risk management technology and achieving scale advantages.
As an Investment Intern, you will be part of a team of enthusiastic professionals. You will be working with a diverse mix of experienced investment professionals from different backgrounds across a wide range of teams and functions.
You will collaborate with our consultants and analysts in their roles to generate better investment outcomes for institutional clients. You will gain exposure to numerous facets of investment consulting, in ways outside of the typical purview of the classroom, and have opportunities to work with multiple different teams.
You will support your team members in the construction and delivery of presentations to clients, participate in meetings with investment managers and service providers, and learn project and client management skills.
The ideal candidate will demonstrate an ability to learn and apply the technical and analytical skills taught on the job, as well as soft-skills and creative ability. The role requires the ability to work on cross-functional teams with colleagues from all levels, particularly as you assist with real client assignments
Progress towards a Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum GPA of 3.2 (no major/minor specification)
Self-starter and independent worker, but also an effective team player
Strong project management skills, attention to detail and the ability to meet deadlines
A desire and ability to learn
Understanding of Microsoft Office skills, with particular emphasis in Excel and PowerPoint
Must be able to work part time (minimum 8 hours/week) starting January 2020 and then full time in the summer
Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disability