Jefferies Marketing Summer Internship
Jefferies is a top 10 investment banking and capital markets firm, thanks to a unique culture that attracts driven and entrepreneurial professionals from around the world. Focused on serving clients for more than 60 years, Jefferies is a leader in providing insight, expertise and execution to investors, companies and governments. Our firm provides a full range of investment banking, advisory, sales and trading, research and wealth management services across all products in the Americas, Europe and Asia. Come to Jefferies and you will find a combination of long-term Jefferies partners who turned the firm into what it is today and a fast-growing team of highly talented colleagues who will help lead us to new heights in the future.
What you can expect
Jefferies Interns have the unique opportunity to gain insight into a global, client-focused investment bank and experience an entrepreneurial environment where employees have the opportunity to make an immediate impact and are rewarded for performance. Our lean team structure will not only provide you with unparalleled hands-on experience, it will help you develop lasting personal and professional relationships with peers and senior professionals that will serve as the foundation for a successful career.
Following an enriching orientation program, Interns will begin working on their day-to-day responsibilities, with support from colleagues serving as both instructors and mentors throughout the Analyst program. As a way to help maximize your experience with us, Interns will receive formal performance reviews. In addition to working on projects that incorporate research, analysis and recommendations, Interns are challenged to think creatively, offer their input, and add value to the team from day one. As with everyone at Jefferies, Interns are expected to pursue their projects with excellence, a collaborative spirit, and with the highest levels of integrity.
The Jefferies Marketing Summer Intern will support the department’s strategic marketing and communications team across a variety of efforts, including but not limited to support of:
- Brand and marketing strategy
- Execution of integrated marketing campaigns, leveraging events, digital strategies, social media, advertising, video, email and more
- Analyze campaign and channel performance
- Production of content and video development (social media, articles, storyboards, etc.)
- Conferences and events strategy / execution
- Public relations efforts (press releases, meeting coordination, etc.)
- Operations and project management across all marketing disciplines
What we look for in a candidate
We look for candidates who are eager to make an impact to our clients by doing real, hands-on work. Successful Jefferies Interns are able to multitask and manage a variety of projects simultaneously. Candidates must demonstrate professionalism and relationship management skills together with strong technical, written and verbal communication skills. The work is fast paced, challenging and intellectually stimulating. The ability to work under pressure and tight deadlines, be adaptable and work both independently and as part of a team are essential traits of a successful candidate. Candidates should have a strong academic background and be entering their final year of a four-year Bachelor’s degree or equivalent program.
- Proficient understanding of social media, especially LinkedIn, Instagram and Twitter
- Proficient in Microsoft office, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint
- Design skills preferred
- HTML skills preferred
- Data and analytics skills preferred
- Storytelling and copywriting skills preferred
- Broad understanding of financial markets
- Demonstrated interest in marketing, communications, data or creative design. A major in these tracks are preferred.
- Team player who excels at working both independently and as part of a team
- Strong attention to detail and organization
- Ability to multitask and manage a variety of projects simultaneously under tight deadlines
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- Good judgement and sense of professionalism
- Possesses a strategic mindset
Work with us – Opportunities in Marketing
The Jefferies Marketing Team manages all of the Firm’s marketing and communications initiatives, including but not limited to public relations, branding, advertising, digital, email, creative and internal communications. Summer interns will work across all marketing disciplines to support strategic goals in service of Jefferies’ brand.
Diversity, Equal Employment Opportunity, Reasonable Accommodations and COVID
At Jefferies, we believe that diversity fosters creativity, innovation and thought leadership through the infusion of new ideas and perspectives. We have made a commitment to building a culture that provides opportunities for all employees regardless of our differences, and supporting a workforce that is reflective of the communities where we work and live. As a result, we are able to pool our collective insights and intelligence to provide fresh and innovative thinking for our clients.
Jefferies is an equal employment opportunity workplace. We practice equal opportunity for all, regardless of race, religion, ancestry, color, gender, pregnancy, age, physical or mental disability or medical condition, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, covered veteran or military status, genetic information, reproductive health decisions, or any other factor protected by law. We are committed to hiring the most qualified applicants and complying with all federal, state, and local equal employment opportunity laws. In accordance with applicable law, we are dedicated to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates and employees’ religious practices and beliefs, as well as any mental health or physical disability needs. Please inform your recruiter should you require accommodations throughout your application process.
The salary for this role is $70,000 (pro-rated for the 10-week internship program).