BlackRock’s purpose is to help more and more people experience financial well-being. As a global investment manager and a leading provider of financial technology, our clients—from grandparents, doctors, and teachers to large institutions—turn to us for the solutions they need when planning for their most important goals. We are building a culture of innovation, curiosity, and compassion, one that enables every employee to make an impact.
THE INTERNSHIP PROGRAM
Offered in our Continental Europe offices, our off-cycle internship is suited for students from any academic background who are looking to secure a 6-month internship. You’ll have real-world responsibility from day one and contribute to our success in helping to meet the evolving needs of our clients.
The Off-cycle Internship Program acts as a feeder to the Full-Time Analyst Program.
To succeed at BlackRock, you should be curious and motivated to solve some of the world’s most complex challenges. You should be willing to step outside your comfort zone, open to new ways of thinking and passionate about helping people from all walks of life build a better financial future.
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Candidates should be in their penultimate year of studies and graduating from an undergraduate or a master’s degree program in 2025. We welcome applications from candidates studying any degree subject.
Please note that local language fluency is required to work at our Continental Europe locations. When applying, you’ll have to answer one virtual cover letter question in the local language. However, only English is required for Budapest or for a position within Equity Private Markets in Zurich.
- Investments: 22 September 2023
- All other business areas: 27 October 2023
The recruitment process takes place throughout the autumn semester. In some businesses, certain teams may recruit through to early next year. Please note, we recruit on a rolling basis and encourage you to apply as soon as you’re ready.
OUR BUSINESS AREAS
At BlackRock, you can have a career that’s exciting, rewarding and full of possibilities. BlackRock offers off-cycle internships in the following business areas:
Analytics & Risk –
Our team delivers analytical insights to investment and risk professionals within BlackRock and to our Aladdin clients. We also provide oversight of our fiduciary and enterprise risks by developing and delivering risk management solutions and tailored advice.
Business Operations – &
Works with teams across the organization to deliver a seamless investment management process.
Build and analyze investment strategies, portfolios and products for a broad range of institutional and retail clients.
Locations: Paris, Munich
Sales & Relationship Management - &
Develop and deliver investment products and solutions for clients worldwide. Create marketing strategies around these solutions and use them to build new client relationships.
Locations: Frankfurt, Munich, Paris, Madrid, Milan, and other European locations
Legal & Compliance -
Understand and advise on the impact of regulatory requirements and best practices, protect the firm’s reputation and partner with the business to meet our clients’ expectations.
Technology - , &
Build and support Aladdin, the technology platform that powers our firm and the investment industry as a whole. Utilize sophisticated technology to develop applications, deliver custom solutions and ensure a superior user experience. Our technology teams are responsible for designing, building and supporting our Aladdin platform used by our investment and risk teams and clients.
As part of your application, you will be able to select up to two teams you would like to be considered for. Read more about our business areas and detailed job descriptions .
Once you’ve submitted your online application, you will be asked to complete a virtual cover letter. Think of this as an opportunity to give us your elevator pitch – it is not an interview but will be considered along with your resume. This must be completed within 5 calendar days of submitting your initial application, for each business area you apply for.