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Goldman Sachs, 2016 GS SEC Summer Intern Sales and Trading Opportunities, Application Deadline, BTT Gateway Job ID 11030

Mon, October 12, 2015

Explore this position and learn how to apply via your BTT Gateway account, Job ID 11030


1. Register with your School Career Center in order to drop your resume 

2. Complete the Goldman Sachs Apply On-Line application at You may express interest in up to three locations and divisions through this application. 


The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high-net-worth individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in London, Frankfurt, Tokyo, Hong Kong and other major financial centers around the world. 


New York, Boston, Chicago, San Francisco, Houston, Dallas 


The Securities Division enables our clients to buy and sell financial products, raise funds and manage risk. We make markets and facilitate client transactions in fixed income, equity, currency and commodity products. In addition, we make markets in and clear client transactions on major stock, options and futures exchanges worldwide. 

Through our global sales force, we maintain relationships with our clients, receiving orders and distributing investment research, trading ideas, market information and analysis 

What We Do 

Functionally, the Securities Division performs the following primary roles across various lines of business: 

Sales plays a key role in building and maintaining relationships with our clients, helping to design investing and hedging strategies. 

Trading makes markets for issuing and investing clients and facilitates trades by providing liquidity. 

Investing researches industry sectors and individual companies and makes longer-term investments. 

Strats use their mathematical and scientific training and work closely with the firm’s trading, sales and banking professionals to create financial products, measure risk and identify market opportunities. 


The Securities Division Summer Program is a total of ten week rotational program, beginning with one week of training. This training includes a detailed explanation of the roles within the division, business unit overviews, trading simulations and information on how best to navigate the internship process. After training, summer interns will rotate on multiple desks throughout the summer. Rotations are based on student preferences, interview feedback, intern performance and projected hiring needs. 


Summer intern responsibilities can include (but are not limited to): creating client solicitation materials, updating client lists, assisting with transaction proposals, structuring, pricing, marketing, and financing. Throughout the summer, the program includes networking events hosted by leadership within the division, presentations and panels. Students will have the opportunity to participate in small group assignments which involve research and presentations. Securities Division Summer Program participants will also enjoy a day of community service and a wide array of networking events. There will be a strong mentoring component as well as an opportunity to receive both ongoing informal and formal feedback. 

Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet. © The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2015. All rights reserved.

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