Placement and duration

The Wealth Management Summer Analyst Program is a competitive 10-week program consisting of one week of training and nine weeks working in a specific group. Summer Analysts will work closely with either Investment Strategies, Solutions and Product Management teams or Wealth Management's Capital Markets specialists. They will gain a thorough understanding of the Wealth Management business and the full range of financial products and services available to our clients. 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.

TRAINING PROGRAM

The Wealth Management training program consists of a curriculum designed to equip Summer Analysts with the fundamental skills they need in order to be successful in Wealth Management. The Program is one week long 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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Responsibilities

Responsibilities vary according to the track you are placed in.

  • Capital Markets: Engage with Financial Advisors around the country, providing them with timely Capital Markets Investment ideas. Pitch and develop trade ideas and product recommendations directly to Financial Advisors. Gain a detailed understanding of the structured investments and equity capital markets.
  • Investment Strategies, Solutions and Product Management: Develop communications and marketing plans for Financial Advisors, Field Management and their clients. Work on important initiatives and projects across various teams such as Financial Planning, Business Development, Marketing/Digital Strategy or Field Communications. Meet with investment managers to evaluate market opportunities and products. Evaluate investment quality and consistency of Wealth Management products.

Qualifications/ Skills/ Requirements

Summer Analyst Program

  • You are pursuing an undergraduate degree (junior) or a Master’s degree with a graduation date of December 2018 or Spring 2019.
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA.
  • You have basic knowledge of and a keen interest in finance.
  • You are analytical, adaptive, possess a strong work ethic, are a leader yet team player, as well as a multi-tasker.
  • You possess strong oral and written communication skills.

Sophomore Summer Analyst Program Morgan Stanley is made up of many talents and perspectives. One way we demonstrate our commitment to diversity is through the Sophomore Summer Program. This program is an integral part of our diversity recruiting efforts helping to attract Black, Hispanic, Native American, Female and/or LGBT college sophomores.

  • You are pursuing an undergraduate degree (sophomore) with a graduation date of December 2019 or Spring 2020.
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA.
  • You have basic knowledge of and a keen interest in finance.
  • You are analytical, adaptive, possess a strong work ethic, are a leader yet team player, as well as a multi-tasker.
  • You possess strong oral and written communication skills.