Baird | Wealth Management, Capital Markets, Private Equity, Investment Banking Offered by Baird

Are you looking to gain real world experience in a thriving, global financial services firm with an award winning culture? Consider an internship and start building your career at Baird.

About our intern program:

Our competitive intern program offers interns exposure to the business world and a meaningful work experience. Interns are treated as valuable team members while learning from experienced professionals in a collaborative, fun and dynamic environment. Baird's summer intern program activities include an Intern Welcome Event, professional development, networking with leaders and associates, and many other informal events. Our interns have the opportunity to use a Baird Cares Day, a paid day to volunteer in the community. They are also eligible to apply for scholarships. Our informal mentor program gives interns an opportunity to network throughout Baird and learn about all the areas of the firm.

About our Research Operations Team:

This collaborative team of experienced and goal-oriented individuals provides a strong foundation for the Research department to evolve in an ever-changing environment. Our focus is on efficiency, process improvement and change management as we develop innovations, creative idea generation and problem-solving solutions. Our team challenges, supports, and elevates one another as we build our overall platform and move our department forward.   

Internship Location, Availability and Hours:

Located in our Milwaukee office, the intern must be able to work part-time during the school semesters, 15-20 hours per week, and full time during the summer, 37.5-40 hours per week. We are seeking a student who can start in May 2022.

As an Equity Research Operations Intern, you will:

  • Play an integral role in the research process by working closely with Analysts and Coordinators

  • Assist with department initiatives and projects including coverage lists, marketing materials, and data sourcing

  • Work as a part of a team of Research Operations Coordinators (department and analyst team specific) as well as small teams (analyst specific)

  • Collect industry data and provide a deep level of expertise in sectors as well as the department focus

  • Interact directly with analyst teams

  • Complete administrative tasks, as needed

What we look for:

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree - all majors are encouraged to apply

  • Graduation date between May 2023-May 2024

  • Ability to work within a team and on a self-directed basis

  • Excellent interpersonal skills; ability to effectively communicate with associates at all levels, both verbally and in writing

What makes this opportunity great:

  • Fast paced environment that will enable you to grow as a professional

  • Unique culture that values diverse backgrounds and perspectives while emphasizing teamwork and a strong sense of partnership

  • Apply knowledge gained in the classroom to develop relevant professional experience while developing meaningful relationships

  • Gain insight into a high performing Equity Research team

Commitment to Inclusion & Diversity

Baird is committed to inclusion & diversity for our clients, our associates and the communities where we live and work. This commitment stems from our culture of integrity, genuine concern for others and respect for the individual. We view inclusion & diversity as an ongoing journey – one of shared responsibility, continuous improvement and a focus on progress. We invite you to join us as we work together to foster an environment where diversity unites rather than divides us. Learn more here.


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