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ΛSSΞT MΛNΛGΞMΞNT INTΞЯNSHIP – SUMMΞЯ 2024

 

 

Locations                             London

time type                             Full time

job requisition id               2024-7602

Notes to applicants:

  • Most roles at Dimensional will be part of our best-of-both hybrid working model. This includes working together in the office on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, and choosing to work in the office or remotely on Mondays and Fridays. This maximizes in person collaboration and interaction while simultaneously providing flexibility. This broad universal approach applies to most roles globally with a few exceptions that require more or less time in the office. Please discuss with your Recruiter to confirm the details for this specific role.
  • Resumes and portfolios (when applicable) are required as part of your application. When applying from a mobile device or tablet, you may not be able to attach a resume. If you cannot include an attachment at the time of your application, you will receive a follow up email asking you to attach your resume from a computer.
  • Here at Dimensional, we strive to be an inclusive workplace for all. Even if you do not match every qualification listed, if you are interested in who we are, what we do, and why we do it, we suggest and encourage you to apply.
  • If you require reasonable accommodation in completing this application, interviewing, or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, such accommodation is available upon request.

Job Description:

PLEASE FOLLOW THE APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY ESPECIALLY WITH REGARDS TO THE COVER LETTER

Do you have a strong interest in the investing, financial services, and/or asset management industry? If so, Dimensional’s summer internship might be the right fit for you!

Spend your summer working alongside top professionals within asset management to develop innovative, academically backed ways of improving the investment experience.

Overview

The Global Client Group (GCG) is Dimensional’s distribution arm, comprised of sales channels that target a diverse client set. By putting the client first, we strive to transform the way the world invests, and our solutions are testament to the value provided to our clients.

Specifically, the GCG’s goal is to develop deep, enduring business relationships with a range of financial advisors, wealth managers, institutions, and investment consultants to provide insights and tools that can help them deliver a better financial experience.

The EMEA GCG, based in London, is responsible for developing new business relationships as well as managing current relationships with our global clients across all of Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). We take the time to understand clients’ evolving needs, identifying where we can add value and collaborating to provide a better investment experience.

Responsibilities

Dimensional is seeking final year undergraduate students, or equivalent, to join our 2024 summer internship program, commencing on 18th June 2024 and concluding on 23rd August 2024. Over the course of the 10-week program, interns will play an integral part in the day-to-day support provided to our clients. The internship will provide the opportunity to learn how Dimensional takes principles developed by academic research and applies them to the real world of investing. Interns will work on various presentations and analytical projects and present results to the team at the end of their internship.

Qualifications and Desired Experiences

  • Final year students set to graduate in 2024 or equivalent studies
  • Interest in financial markets and passionate about improving the investment experience
  • Excellent quantitative problem-solving and analytic skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Detail-oriented, organized, highly motivated and able to work independently and in a team environment
  • Team-first mindset with an ability to proactively help others solve problems
  • Self-starter who is capable of managing multiple projects and meeting deadlines
  • Strong computer skills (MS Office including Excel and PowerPoint) with the ability to learn programs as needed
  • An understanding and appreciation of Dimensional’s investment process, philosophy, and business strategy

To show interest in Dimensional’s internship, please apply with your resume and a cover letter answering the following required questions.

  1. What motivates you to work in financial services?
  2. Describe a time where you have demonstrated resilience?
  3. What would you hope to learn from attending Dimensional’s Insight Day?
  4. Will you be able to attend Dimensional’s Insight Day in-person on Wednesday 27th March 2024? (Yes/No)
  5. Please also include predicted and/or achieved grades in your CV under education.

Please Note: The deadline to apply and submit your written responses is Friday 2nd February 2024. Due to the high volume of applicants last year, applications are subject to close earlier than the posted date. We will begin review of all applicants once the application closes. If selected to move forward, you will be required to attend Dimensional’s Insight Day on Wednesday 27th March 2024.

 

Dimensional offers a variety of programs to help take care of you, your family, and your career, including comprehensive benefits, educational initiatives, and special celebrations of our history, culture, and growth.

It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. The Company does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, ancestry, medical condition, marital status, covered veteran status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, or any other protected status. This policy applies to all areas of employment including recruitment, hiring, training, job assignment, promotion, compensation, benefits, transfer, discipline, termination, and social and recreational programs.

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About Dimensional

Dimensional is a leading global investment firm that has been translating academic research into practical investment solutions since 1981. Guided by a strong belief in markets, we help investors pursue higher expected returns through a systematic investment process that integrates research insights with advanced portfolio design, management, and trading while balancing tradeoffs that can impact returns. Dimensional is headquartered in Austin, Texas, and has 15 global offices across North America, Europe, and Asia. As of September 30, 2023, Dimensional manages $618 billion for investors worldwide.

 

Dimensional Fund Advisors LP is an investment advisor registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

*”Dimensional” refers to the Dimensional separate but affiliated entities generally, rather than to one particular entity. These entities are Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors Ltd., DFA Australia Limited, Dimensional Fund Advisors Canada ULC, Dimensional Fund Advisors Pte. Ltd., Dimensional Ireland Limited, Dimensional Japan Ltd., and Dimensional Hong Kong Limited. Dimensional Hong Kong Limited is licensed by the Securities and Futures Commission to conduct Type 1 (dealing in securities) regulated activities only and does not provide asset management services.