Internship – Investments (Equity research, portfolio management)

RobecoSAM is a leading asset manager in the field of sustainability investing and has USD 5.5 billion assets under management. The Investment department is responsible for financial research and portfolio management for our key investment capabilities European Equities, Thematic & Impact investing. We are currently looking for motivated, young professionals to join this department.

We are searching for people that are passionate about investing and would like to join an asset manager that drives sustainable business practices through financial markets. You will join a team of experienced and dedicated investment professionals consisting of about 15 people. The team develops investment strategies, identifies new investment opportunities and runs diligent fundamental research on suggested investments. In addition it supports our international sales offices in the promotion of the RobecoSAM investment capabilities. The successful candidate will support senior analysts and portfolio managers in their daily activities and contribute to an efficient and successful business.

This internship is uniquely designed to provide you with a solid foundation for a possible career at RobecoSAM or in the sustainable investment industry. The planned duration is 12 months.

Your main tasks will include:

  • Perform fundamental equity analysis of assigned set of companies and generate investment ideas
  • Conduct sustainability research on  specific topics or sectors (in cooperation with our Sustain-ability Investing research team)
  • Support in marketing related activities, improve presentation materials and RFPs
  • Assist in  portfolio related clients` requests 

What qualifications do you need?

  • A completed university degree, preferably in a relevant field 
  • At least one prior internship or work experience, preferably in investments and/or sustainabil-ity research
  • Strong analytical skills with an acute attention to detail
  • Excellent communication  and written English skills 

What soft skills are we looking for?

  • A strong interest in capital markets, equity research and sustainability 
  • The ability to work independently and in an organized manner
  • Goal and team-orientation
  • Innovative thinking and proactive behavior

As the legislations for work permits in Switzerland are very strict, we can only consider applicants who are either EU / EFTA citizens or already hold a valid work permit for Switzerland. Please indicate your nationality on your CV. Applications from candidates who do not fulfill these requirements will not be considered.

Are you interested in this unique opportunity? We look forward to receiving your application including motivation letter, CV and university grades/diploma to

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