Compliance Summer Analyst

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Placement and duration

The Compliance Summer Analyst Program is a 10-week program that begins in June. The curriculum includes an orientation of the Firm, senior management speaker seminars, social and networking events to build Summer Analysts' professional networks. The Program also includes peer and senior mentors, and community service events.

Training program

The Program begins with a Firmwide induction with peers from other divisions. This is followed by two days of classroom-based training covering product and industry knowledge, personal effectiveness, technical training and team-building activities. Summer Analysts also receive considerable on-the-job training, a series of “Lunch & Learns,” networking events and work-shadowing opportunities.

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To give the Summer Analyst a sense of what it's like to work in a fast paced environment like ours, they will be given substantive responsibilities with real impact. Specific responsibilities may include:

  • Analyse regulations, rules and provide advice on those regulations.
  • Assisting with responding to regulatory inquiries and examinations.
  • Conducting monitoring of transactions, employee activities and communications.
  • Drafting and coordinating regulatory updates, and compliance bulletins.
  • Participating in compliance risk assessments and analysis of the Firm’s compliance environment.
  • Reviewing and drafting policies, procedures and compliance manuals.

  • *Salary is competitive with excellent benefits

Qualifications/ Skills/ Requirements

  • You must be pursuing an undergraduate or postgraduate degree
  • Track record of academic excellence.
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to manage competing priorities.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to analyze and synthesize a variety of data to produce well-designed and meaningful summaries and reports.
  • Adept at solving problems and developing efficient processes.
  • Proficient in Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel and Word.


Morgan Stanley London

In 1977, Morgan Stanley opened its European headquarters in London, where it now has over 5,000 staff. Morgan Stanley is one of the preeminent financial services firms in the UK, with longstanding client relationships and a leading role in many landmark transactions. Our professionals value individual intellect as much as teamwork. We offer nimble, innovative services and products tailored to our clients’ needs.

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Application Process & Deadlines

This role is not currently open for applications.

Candidates must apply online at and are encouraged to apply early as we recruit on an ongoing basis. Applicants will be required to complete online tests within 48 hours of submitting an application. Please note we may also have some additional Off-cycle positions available throughout the year, depending on business needs.

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