AlphaSights provides bespoke B2B knowledge solutions to leading professionals in investment management, private equity, management consulting, global corporations and select non-profits.
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At AlphaSights, you can impact the success of professionals around the world. Our clients are some of the smartest people tackling some of the toughest challenges in the world. Right from the start, you’ll be developing and owning relationships with them and connecting them to the knowledge they need to make the best decisions. You’ll be working directly with them, thinking on their behalf, and proposing solutions that solve their unique challenges. And you’ll be measured on the value you deliver to them.
10 years in, we’re at an exciting time in our company, with a proven model, evolving products and services, an established global presence, and a huge market opportunity ahead of us. Everyone who joins us can make an impact and contribute to our continued rapid growth, helping build one of the fastest growing companies in the world. We’re building our business one client at a time by delivering an industry-leading experience and premium service. We hear from our clients every day that our people give us an edge over the competition. We’re proud to hire top talent around the world and offer them a hard-working, collaborative, and fun environment as the foundation for long term career success.
- High-velocity learning environment
- Commercially-focused role
- Fast-paced and team-oriented
- Global working environment
- Learning and development programmes
- Monthly social and team events
Students are welcome to apply to our global offices located at London, Hamburg, Dubai, New York, San Francisco, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Seoul and Tokyo.
***Please note that we do not sponsor visa for this position.***
Available Start Dates: January, April, July, September
AlphaSights provides global investment and business professionals with on-demand access to the knowledge they need across all industries and geographies. AlphaSights connects decision-makers from investment management, private equity, management consulting, and corporations with a dynamic network of industry experts who provide qualitative and quantitative market insights, industry expertise, and execution support so our clients can make more informed decisions. Leveraging cutting-edge technology and our global team of 800+ professionals in nine global offices, we support our clients 24/7 around the world. AlphaSights regularly ranks as one of the fastest-growing companies in the world.
Learn more about life at AlphaSights here.
The Associate Role
What do you want the start of your career to look like? Do you seek an introduction to the world of business and exposure to a wide variety of industries? A role offering autonomy and measurable personal impact from day 1? A clear path towards leading your own team and managing blue-chip client relationships in two years’ time?
If this resonates with you, read on.
AlphaSights is comprised of ambitious professionals committed to accelerating progress for our clients and helping them make more informed decisions. As an Associate, you’ll act as the connection point between our clients and industry experts. Your role is to understand our clients’ knowledge gaps and identify experts with the knowledge that can address them. You’ll need to think quickly and critically, conduct high-level research on companies and industries, and identify the world’s best experts with the right experience and insights to address our clients’ questions.
You’ll spend considerable time on phone and email reaching out to people and assessing whether they possess the knowledge our clients seek, before deciding whether to connect them with our clients. Working on several client requests at once, you’ll quickly develop effective project, client, communication, and time management skills.
This is a fast-paced, commercial role with a clear focus on results and revenue generation, and Associates who succeed at AlphaSights often embark on successful careers in commercial and operational leadership.
More About The Client Service Team
From the moment you join us as an Associate, you’ll have significant autonomy and personal responsibility. You’ll receive training and professional development opportunities to help you excel in your role. Hardwork, drive, and a commitment to delivering results will put you on a path to becoming a Manager in about two years from joining us and a Vice President in about five.
You’ll work in a company of driven colleagues from around the world: we work as one global team that’s dedicated to growing our business, improving ourselves, supporting one another, and celebrating wins together. Our alumni go on to join some of the world’s most prestigious companies or pursue further study at top graduate schools.
What We Look For
AlphaSights welcomes candidates with different backgrounds and experiences. Here are some qualities that many of our successful applicants possess:
- Strong academic credentials gained from any undergraduate major
- Innate curiosity and excitement about the business world — ideally evidenced through your undergraduate degree, past internships, etc.
- High levels of extracurricular involvement and leadership
- A client-first mindset, which means a relentless commitment to work on clients’ behalf and surpass their expectations
- The drive and resilience to deliver excellent service amidst tight timelines and changing circumstances
- Growth mindset: the ability to develop in your role over time and view setbacks as learning opportunities
- 0-3 years work experience
- Bachelor's degree, with strong academic credentials and noteworthy extracurricular leadership
- Fluency in English is essential. Fluency in an Asian language is a plus
Are you hesitant to submit an application because you're not sure if you check every box? Apply anyway!
We’d love to hear from you and see how you can drive impact in our firm.
What You Can Expect
- A fast-paced environment with measurable deliverables and a focus on results
- The opportunity to gain transferable skills, including results-oriented research, sales, negotiation, commercial acumen, professional communication, and project and time management
- A team-oriented, strongly supportive culture emphasizing transparency, continuous feedback, professional development, and celebrating wins
- A professional development team that works to ensure that you’re supported and on a clear career trajectory both within our firm and beyond
- Comprehensive medical benefits (health, vision, and dental)
- Subsidized lunch program, corporate gym discounts, monthly team events, free breakfast & snacks
- We hire on a rolling basis until our program is full
AlphaSights is an equal opportunity employer.
Please note that unfortunately, we are unable to sponsor visas for this position.
What are you looking for in your ideal summer internship? Autonomy, high personal impact, and an introduction to the world of business without pigeonholing yourself into any one industry? A challenging program that will help you develop the commercial and operational skills you need to launch a successful career in business? To gain hands-on experience in a fast-paced business environment and work on live projects from day one? If this resonates with you, read on.
We’re a global team of ambitious, mission-driven professionals committed to accelerating progress for our clients and for our people alike. As a Summer Associate, you’ll have significant autonomy and responsibility. You’ll get intense training to help you excel in your role. And you’ll have opportunities to work and spend time with like-minded colleagues right from the get-go.
Leading professionals around the world often find themselves in situations where they don’t have the knowledge they need to confidently make decisions and move forward. That’s when they turn to AlphaSights. Our people bring commercial instincts, business acumen, and a whatever-it-takes mentality to every project to truly understand our clients’ unique questions and identify the precise experts who can offer valuable insights. With a better understanding of the world than they had before engaging AlphaSights, our clients accelerate their progress. They harness newfound insights and knowledge to think faster and smarter than the competition, generate ideas, and make extraordinary breakthroughs to drive business forward.
Founded in 2008, AlphaSights currently employs around 500 professionals in eight offices around the globe and regularly ranks as one of the fastest-growing companies in the world.
Learn more at alphasights.com
As a Summer Associate on our client service team, you’ll act as the connection point between our clients and industry experts. Your role is to focus on clients’ knowledge gaps and identify specialists with the knowledge that can address them. Thinking quickly and critically, you’ll conduct surface-level research on companies and industries to identify the precise experts around the globe who can answer our clients’ questions. You’ll spend considerable time reaching out by phone to experts to assess whether their expertise is a relevant match to the client request you’re working on and you’ll connect qualified experts to our clients in real time. Working on several client requests at the same time, you’ll need to learn effective prioritization to efficiently identify and qualify highly relevant expertise.
This is a fast-paced, communication-intense role with a clear focus on effectiveness and revenue generation. Summer Associates develop skills in negotiation, professional communication, project management, and commercial execution which pave their way to successful careers in commercial and operational leadership.
What We Look For
We’re not as concerned about what you’ve studied because we’ll teach you how to be successful in this role, but you should have an interest in working in a business-oriented capacity. You’ll need to bring a client-first attitude and be results-oriented, driven, and emotionally intelligent. You’ll need to embrace our entrepreneurial, fast-changing, and highly collaborative environment and demonstrate strong interpersonal and leadership skills.
Internship duration: 15 June 2020 to 21 August 2020
- Current Undergraduate Junior (Class of 2021)
- Strong academic credentials in any major
- Evidenced success in a professional and/or extracurricular field
- A natural curiosity and an ambition to expand your horizons
- Fluency in English is essential. Fluency in a relevant Asian language is a plus
***Please note that we do not sponsor visa for this position.***
KFG - Knowledge For Good
Knowledge for Good is AlphaSights' social impact business unit, partnering with innovative organizations that are tackling the most difficult challenges the world faces today.
Please refer to this web link for more information https://www.alphasights.com/kfg