Merchant Banking & Real Estate Investing

Summer Analyst

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Placement and duration

The 10-week Summer Analyst Program is an opportunity to experience the culture and atmosphere of Morgan Stanley's Real Estate Investing (REI) team by taking on some of the responsibilities and functions of a Full-time Analyst for the summer period. Summer Analysts gain both business and organisational knowledge while interacting with colleagues and working assignments, attending social and professional events to network and learn about the different roles within Investment Management. Each Summer Analyst is placed within a team and assigned to a manager who provides guidance and mentoring.

Training program

London-based training begins in June with one week of intensive classroom training, including an introduction to Morgan Stanley, followed by specific REI training. Throughout the internship, you will be exposed to business speakers and practical sessions as you continue to become familiar with the asset management industry.

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Qualifications/ Skills/ Requirements

  • You are a high-calibre undergraduate student in your penultimate year of study, with a keen interest in the financial markets.
  • You communicate effectively in both written and verbal English; fluency in multiple languages is also an advantage.
  • You are analytical, insightful, a quick learner, a leader and team player, a multi-tasker, and possess a strong work ethic and a positive attitude.
  • A demonstrable interest in REI or Infrastructure is an added advantage.
*Salary is competitive with excellent benefits.

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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