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.

The Sales & Trading internship is designed to occur one week after the candidate’s other full time summer internship ends. The one-week internship generally occurs the second full week of August before the candidate returns to school. 
Internship Location, Availability and Hours:

The internship will occur onsite in our Milwaukee, Wisconsin office. Interns must be available to work full time for the duration of the 1-week program.
As a Sales & Trading Intern, you will:

  • Have the opportunity to shadow experienced sales associates and traders in a structured team environment

  • Be exposed to a broad array of research and investment banking products which are marketed to the investment management, mutual fund, pension fund and hedge fund community

  • Become educated on the function of U.S. equity markets, along with the intricacies of Baird’s sales teams and trading systems, including exposure to Baird’s sales trading and principal trading desk

What we look for:

  • Candidates must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree in Business or a related field, with interest in equity capital markets

  • Have solid analytical and sales skills as well as strong interpersonal capabilities and work ethic

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

  • Direct access to Equity Capital Market leaders gives interns insight into the markets and Sell-Side business

More about Baird:

Baird is an employee owned, international wealth management, capital markets, private equity and asset management firm with more than 200 offices in the United States, Europe and Asia. Established in 1919, Baird has over $415 billion in client assets and more than 4,700 associates serving the needs of individual, corporate, institutional and municipal clients.

Our mission is straightforward. We strive “to provide the best financial advice and service to our clients and be the best place to work for all.” Our people make Baird great for one another and our clients, which is why we are committed to continuing to make Baird a great place to work. We are proud to be among the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For since 2004.

Baird is committed to inclusion & diversity for our clients, our associates and the communities where we live and work. 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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