Wednesday, February 10, 2021

Summer Internship for Students Who Will Be Seniors or Beyond with Avascent

Avascent is seeking summer intern candidates with strong academic performance, the ability to communicate effectively, proven research and analytical skills, and an interest in business and industries shaped by the government. We serve Fortune 500 companies and private equity firms across sectors including defense, healthcare, space, aviation, and technology.

Our North American summer internship program typically consists of students just prior to their final year of school and runs for ten weeks, from the beginning of June through mid-August. We are currently hiring interns for our Washington DC and Ottawa offices.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conducting primary and secondary source research and analysis under the guidance of the project manager and overall project director
  • Conducting qualitative and quantitative analyses using internal and external sources, including databases, information services, and internet resources
  • Preparing memos, slides, e-mails, spreadsheets and other materials to capture the results of research and analysis

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Solid, creative research skills and ability to conduct sophisticated, pragmatic analyses of business and policy issues
  • Quantitative skills sufficient to conduct analyses of market trends, company financials and other topics in support of client engagements
  • Ability to communicate effectively with colleagues, more senior staff, research contacts, and clients
  • Experience with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Access)
  • Please note that for our Ottawa office, French language skills are preferred

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

  • The Summer Intern should be an undergraduate student in at least the junior year of study, or a graduate student, with a pursued Bachelor’s or graduate degree
  • Excellence in academics will be viewed as evidence of a prospective Summer Intern’s ability to fulfill successfully the requirements of the position
  • The Summer Intern should also have at least 3 months internship or work experience involving research and/or analysis related to indicated area(s) of study, or some combination of education/experience thereof
Please note that for this position, you must be authorized to work in at least one of the countries where Avascent has a local presence. Avascent will not provide sponsorship at this time nor in the future.

Apply on the Avascent website.