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Asset Management Internships

Our fast paced, hands on internship program will provide firsthand experience in the investment world, with a blend of practical and theoretical knowledge. You will be mentored by leading investment and sales professionals within the industry at a growing firm with a strong global presence.

Our culture encourages and rewards intellectual rigor, decisiveness and conviction. We seek undergraduate students who have a strong record of academic achievement and a demonstrated interest in financial markets. The inherent qualifications we look for are:

  • Ability and desire to work in a collaborative environment
  • Exceptional analytical and communication skills
  • Commitment to excellence
  • Independent and original thinking
  • Global perspective

"Transparency is at the core of our success. We provide a transparent work environment where every employee understands how they are appraised, paid, and promoted."

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North America

Asset Management Internship Program

Lazard Asset Management offers ten-week Summer Internships that provide undergraduate students enriching opportunities to support the day-to-day responsibilities of our Investment Management, Sales & Marketing and Operations business areas.

Our internship launches with an orientation and in-depth training, department overviews and senior management spotlight sessions. In addition to formal training, our program offers a plethora of social and philanthropic opportunities which support our collaborative culture.

The highlight of our summer internship is the presentation of a capstone project to senior management. Capstone projects may encompass but are not limited to: a formal stock pitch, macro research report, or sales pitches on a particular LAM strategy.

Qualifications and Skills

Candidates are typically in their junior year of undergraduate study, have a strong record of academic achievement and campus, community or athletic leadership, and have a clearly demonstrated interest in financial markets. A minimum 3.5 GPA is required for consideration.

How to Apply

If you are interested, please click on BROWSE OPPORTUNITIES to search for available roles for summer 2018. All candidates, regardless if we recruit directly at an undergraduate institution or not, should submit an application online. Those who are selected for further consideration will be contacted directly. Applications for the 2018 Lazard Asset Management Summer Internship Program will be reviewed on a rolling basis starting May 2018. The final application deadline is October 1, 2018.

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Europe

London

Asset Management Internship Programme – Equity Research and Sales & Marketing streams 

Recruitment for our 2019 programme will open on 17th September 2018 and close on 5th November 2018.

We are offering a unique opportunity to spend the summer as part of our Equity Research or Sales & Marketing teams.

Candidates should have a thirst for learning and challenge consensual thinking.  They should have a logical and analytical thought process and have an inquisitive mind. They need to possess strong interpersonal skills, including the ability and desire to work in a collaborative environment.

We are extremely proud of our track record in transitioning interns to successful long term members of our team and hope to offer this year’s candidates the opportunity to join us after their studies.

The program takes place each year between June and August, and is based at our London offices in the heart of Mayfair.

Qualifications and Skills

Candidates must be in their penultimate year of undergraduate or postgraduate study, highly motivated, with a demonstrated interest in finance and the markets.

See full criteria below

What to Expect

You will be expected to contribute from the very first day you arrive.  After induction, you will be individually mentored by one of our experienced analysts or marketers for the duration of the programme.

The internship will provide you with a very broad and in depth understanding of the skills required to be successful at our firm: from fundamental research, financial modelling, portfolio construction and valuation within the Equity Research stream, to client servicing, sales support and relationship management within the Sales & Marketing stream.

You will be given opportunities to attend business and social events to help understand our company and the asset management industry, alongside building your personal network.

The highlight of our summer internship is the presentation of your project or stock pitch to senior management.

Hear more about the programme from one of our senior Research Analysts.

 

Our Team

Fundamental active equity research lies at the heart of our investment process.  Analysts have global sector responsibilities and are tasked with finding the best investment opportunities globally for our clients. Our analysts are career analysts and this is a dedicated and highly respected career path within the organisation.  

As a relatively small yet highly experienced team, our culture is entrepreneurial and collegiate. Analysts are given the intellectual freedom to research stocks in the way that is most suited for that stock / sector and everything is done to protect the analyst’s time to focus purely on investing. 

How is working at Lazard unique?

What We Do

 

Applications for our 2019 Programme will open in September 2018

Our firm is made up of motivated, intellectually curious people. We look for students with a strong academic record, an interest in Finance and the markets, and a thirst for knowledge across many subjects.

Well-rounded candidates from a diverse range of backgrounds, who can demonstrate interests and endeavours outside of their studies, are especially welcome.

The programme is open to undergraduate and postgraduate students in their penultimate year of study. Please note that candidates must have AAB in their top three A-levels (excluding general studies) and a minimum predicted or obtained 2.1 university degree classification (or equivalent if studying outside the UK).

The window for applications is from 17th September 2018 to 5th November 2018, with assessment centres held in London later in November.

If you are interested, please click on BROWSE OPPORTUNITIES to search for our Equity Research and Sales & Marketing streams

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Paris

Asset Management & Wealth Management Internships

Opportunities for six-month internships are offered throughout the year – both in the Institutional Asset Management and Wealth Management businesses, and in support functions such as Middle Office, Marketing, Legal and Compliance.

Opportunities may be available in several locations, including Paris, Nantes, Bordeaux and Lyon.

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying, please click on BROWSE OPPORTUNITIES to search for available opportunities.

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Asia and Australia

Asset Management Internships

Periodically, internship opportunities are available in our Seoul, Singapore, Sydney, and Tokyo offices.

How to Apply

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