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Dimensional Fund Advisors, Institutional Client Services Internship, Application Deadline, BTT Gateway Job ID 11517

Fri, March 25, 2016

Explore this position and learn how to apply via your BTT Gateway account, Job ID 11517.

Overview  

Dimensional Fund Advisors is seeking undergrad or graduate level students actively pursuing a degree to join our 2016 summer internship program. This twelve-week program will expose interns to the day-to-day activities of the Clients Services team within the Institutional group. The Client Services team is responsible for supporting current clients by providing performance and characteristics reports, fulfilling ad hoc requests, field questions related to clients’ exposure, performance, and creating presentations. 


Responsibilities  

This position is best suited for candidates who are passionate about building and fostering relationships, understanding systems and reporting, and are excited to learn about Dimensional’s Institutional business. The internship will provide the opportunity to learn how Dimensional takes principles developed by academic research and applies them to the real world of investing.  


Qualifications  




Qualifications: 
•Minimum GPA of 3.2; 3.5 or higher preferred 
•Currently enrolled in school as a junior going into senior year 
•Interest in financial markets 
•Excellent quantitative problem-solving and analytic skills 
•Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills 
•Detail-oriented, organized, highly motivated and able to work independently and in a team environment 
•Self-starter who is capable of managing multiple projects and meeting deadlines 
•Strong computer skills (Excel, PowerPoint, and Access) with the ability to learn programs as needed 
•A personal alignment, understanding and appreciation of Dimensional's investment process, philosophy and business strategy. 
•Must be authorized to work in the United States without employer sponsorship 



It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. The Company does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, ancestry, medical condition, marital status, covered veteran status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, or any other protected status. This policy applies to all areas of employment including recruitment, hiring, training, job assignment, promotion, compensation, benefits, transfer, discipline, termination, and social and recreational programs.

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