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Internship

• Starts Jun 4

Foreign Exchange (FX) Internship

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Boston +1

AI generated summary

  • You must have strong academics, a finance/economics/mathematics/statistics background, interest in international currency markets, excellent communication and quantitative skills, proactive attitude, ability to prioritize and work independently.
  • You'll assist in FX product development, e-trading, sales/trading, emerging markets, currency administration, data analytics, business development, and client onboarding in a dynamic internship at Brown Brothers Harriman.

Off-cycle Internship

Banking & FinanceBoston, New York

Description

  • If you join BBH you will find a collaborative environment that enables you to step outside your role to add value wherever you can. You will have direct access to clients, information and experts across all business areas around the world. BBH will provide you with opportunities to grow your expertise, take on new challenges, and reinvent yourself—without leaving the firm. We encourage a culture of inclusion that values each employee’s unique perspective. We provide a high-quality benefits program emphasizing good health, financial security, and peace of mind. Ultimately we want you to have rewarding work with the flexibility to enjoy personal and family experiences at every career stage. Our BBH Cares program offers volunteer opportunities to give back to your community and help transform the lives of others.
  • At BBH we look for energetic, compassionate, innovative thinkers who welcome diverse ideas and have a desire to deliver the best solutions. We look for people who can bring new perspectives and life experiences to BBH. If you believe strength is derived from the collective, BBH may be a great cultural fit for you.

About the Internship Program: BBH is currently recruiting for the Foreign Exchange Intern Program. FX Interns will receive the training and support to develop a deep understanding of Foreign Exchange Trading and Markets, as well as of BBH’s expertise and offerings to its clients. Interns will be placed on a specific team within FX based on BBH business need, and intern skills and experience. Below is a list of possible placement teams and responsibilities.

Requirements

  • Demonstrated strong academic performance.
  • Finance, economics, or mathematics/statistics major, or any major with a strong interest in financial markets
  • Relevant coursework in finance, economics, statistics, or computer science
  • Interest in financial markets – specifically international currency markets and the impact of economic and political factors
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, quantitative skills, and attention to detail
  • Proactive, motivated, and a fast learner who thinks strategically and creatively
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously, prioritize competing demands, and exercise sound judgment in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work independently and take ownership of assigned projects and initiatives, and to follow these through to resolution

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Banking & Finance

Responsibilities

  • Product Development – Support development by writing requirements, testing, and implementing new features and functionalities across our product suite.
  • E-Trading and Trading — Gain exposure to electronic market making and hedging, help to build pricing analytics, learn about the FX market and managing trading exposure.
  • Sales Trading/Relationship Management — Work hand in hand with our Sales Trading desk around the engagement of real money client base.
  • Emerging Markets — Help our clients navigate the foreign exchange complexities involved in investing restricted markets.
  • Currency Administration — Partner with our currency administration team to support our clients share class and portfolio hedging needs.
  • Data & Analytics – Proactively utilize and produce data visualizations, analytics, and TCA to identify client volume trends and opportunities for client discussions/enhancements.
  • Business Development — Assist in the identification and facilitation of sales opportunities and onboarding efforts across all FX products.
  • Onboarding — Facilitate new client onboards working closely with Legal, Risk and Compliance.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

hybrid

Start date

Jun 4, 2024

Location

Boston, New York