Morgan Stanley
Solutions & Multi Asset - Hedge Fund of Funds

Summer Analyst

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Placement and duration

The Investment Management Summer Analyst Program is a 10-week program consisting of one week of training and nine weeks working within a specific IM team. The Summer Analyst position is group-specific and offers extended are for the following functional areas - Investing, Client Engagement, or Risk & Analysis. The majority of our opportunities are in our New York offices, but there are select positions in San Francisco and West Conshohocken. During the 10-week program, Summer Analysts experience the culture and atmosphere of Morgan Stanley by performing a role similar to a Full-Time Analyst.

IM's Hedge Fund of Funds Group constructs and manages portfolios of hedge funds and portable alpha solutions on behalf of institutional and high-net-worth clients through various pooled vehicles and segregated accounts.

Training program

Morgan Stanley Investment Managements training program consists of curriculum designed to equip Summer Analysts with the fundamental skills they need to be successful in IM. The Program is one weeklong and includes a Firmwide orientation, business overviews, professional development, technical training and networking events. A speaker series is also a part of the overall training and is run throughout the duration of the Program.


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  • Supporting hedge fund managers globally. 
  • Collaborating with other functional areas in coordinating the various operational aspects of hedge fund investing.
  • Reviewing and analyzing managers’ monthly performance, commentaries, and risk reports.
  • Helping maintain comprehensive manager universes to facilitate peer group analysis and strategy research.
  • Participating in strategy and manager reviews and in preparation of associated presentations for the Investment Committee.

Qualifications/ Skills/ Requirements

  • You are pursuing a Bachelor's degree and will graduate between December 2021 and June 2022.
  • You have outstanding analytical and quantitative skills.
  • You have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • You are a strong team player; ability to collaborate with colleagues across IM and the broader organization. 
  • You are a self-starter with the ability to work independently. 
  • You are driven, highly motivated and results-focused. 
  • You have strong organizational skills with the ability to manage time efficiently and effectively.
  • You are detail oriented and have the ability to work efficiently within tight time constraints.


Morgan Stanley West Conshohocken

Our Morgan Stanley office in West Conshohocken strives to earn the trust and help achieve the goals of many individuals, families and institutions in Pennsylvania. With a full suite of services, our West Conshohocken office leverages the global resources of Morgan Stanley to best accomplish our client’s goals. We also give back to our communities. We’re not just here to create wealth—we’re here to create positive change in the world.

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