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Summer Analyst


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Finance’s mission is to be a trusted, world-class global finance organisation by delivering timely, accurate and insightful financial information and analysis.

The group provides thought leadership across BlackRock’s rigorous control and risk management environment to enhance decision making, optimise allocation of firm resources and help achieve the firm’s objectives.

Life at BlackRock

Wonder what it’s really like to work at BlackRock? Our employees from offices all over the world share their thoughts on what makes our culture so special and unlike any other financial services firm – and what’s kept them here.

Our team is known for

  • Being a Trusted Business Partner: providing relevant, timely and value-added analysis and reporting that informs business decision making and drives business performance
  • Quality: producing high quality financial reporting and maintaining rigorous risk oversight and controls
  • Driving Efficiencies: delivering strategic insight and driving enhanced accountability.

As an analyst, you will

  • Have an opportunity to experience different elements of the Finance function and how these all come together to deliver results to our stakeholders
  • Be provided with training on the operational activities of the team and tasked with appropriate daily responsibilities to develop an insight into each of the Finance functional teams
  • Be tasked with the production of financial reports, commentary and analysis
  • Develop an understanding of internal controls and risk management framework
  • Be encouraged to actively search for process improvements within the role
  • Interactive with other members of Finance and BlackRock
  • Have the opportunity to engage with leaders of Finance through participation in talent committees and career development programmes.

Job description

This programme is for candidates in their penultimate year and obtaining their bachelor’s degree or their master’s degree with less than 18 months' relevant full-time work experience.

Our eight-week Summer Analyst Programme is designed to provide students a challenging, meaningful and supportive internship experience that replicates as closely as possible the experience of being a full-time BlackRock analyst. Summer Analyst Programme orientation offers a thorough overview of the firm and the opportunity to hear from a number of senior leaders. Following orientation, interns receive on-the-job training and are given day-to-day responsibilities to contribute to assigned teams throughout the summer. The campus recruiting team also partners very closely with the Women’s Initiative, Multi-Cultural, OUT, and Veteran’s Networks to ensure the Summer Analyst Programmes can learn and interact with our employee networks.

The firm is highly committed to the Summer Analyst Programme and looks to the summer internship as the main pipeline into the Analyst Programme. 


How to Apply

After you have clicked the below apply link please select Summer Analyst – EMEA. As you progress through the application you will then be able to select the specific area you would like to apply to.

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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Competitive + benefits
  • All grades
  • Summer
  • London, Edinburgh and Budapest
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Disciplines accepted...

  • All STEM disciplines

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