The DIME Career Portal connects aspiring and seasoned minority investment talent with career opportunities in the asset management industry.
Internship: One River Digital
One River Digital is a leading institutional digital asset manager, providing innovative digital investment strategies. In November 2020, One River made the first large institutional allocation to digital assets*. One River Digital was launched as a subsidiary of One River Asset Management in December 2020. Our firm benefits from the support of our Academic & Advisory Council. Our firm is also backed by strategic investors, leaders in Digital, Finance & Asset Management. One River Digital believes that blockchain technology will remake the asset management industry, and we seek to leverage that potential. We are located in Greenwich, CT and maintain a secondary office in Santa Barbara, California.
Role Description: Our interns will support One River Digital’s Sales & Strategy team, engaging in a wide variety of projects to promote business development efforts. Interns will learn to effectively manage client data through a CRM system, help create and update fund marketing materials, conduct research to advance prospective investor outreach efforts, learn about fund construction and operations, and more. We are flexible with regards to timing. We seek interns year-round and are prepared to offer microinternships for college students working remotely or while on school break.
Summer 2022 interns should expect to join us in our Greenwich office for the months of June—August.
• Genuine interest or demonstrated experience in digital asset space
• Enrollment in a Bachelor’s program at a four-year university
• Competitive GPA (3.5 +)
• Entrepreneurial spirit, interpersonal skills, strong work ethic
• Proficiency with Microsoft PowerPoint and Excel
• Experience in a client-facing role and/or team-oriented environment
To apply: Please submit your resume and a brief cover letter or background description to firstname.lastname@example.org. Reference the DIME PROGRAM.
ABRDN is one of the world’s largest investment companies, and we are built on a long- standing culture of caring about the future and making a positive impact. Together we invest for a better future. We do it to make a difference to the lives of our clients and customers, our employees, society and our shareholders.
Our strategy is to build a vibrant and value-creating purpose-led organization, with the current and future needs of our stakeholders at the heart of all we do.
Overview of the Role:
The abrdn Future Talent Program is a 3-day program designed to provide participants with education, experience, and an introduction to the investment management industry. Investing in a diverse and inclusive workforce is critical at abrdn. This program will provide exposure to our culture, our people, and the different career paths possible, from investments, distribution, marketing, ETFs, operations and more. The dates of the program are July 18 – 20, 2022 and it will be held in person in our Philadelphia office. Participants will be provided a stipend upon completion of the program.
This program is open to students of all majors at the undergraduate level who identify as Black or Hispanic/Latinx, which have been historically underrepresented in the financial services and investment management industries. While we are targeting students in their freshman and sophomore years, we will also consider students in their junior and senior years.
Over the course of 3 days, participants will experience a deep dive into the investment industry, an overview of what it’s like to work at abrdn, and a variety of networking opportunities with colleagues and senior leaders. Participants will also take part in personal development workshops, such as interview preparation, resume review, case study prep and more.
Successful completion of the abrdn Future Talent Program may allow participants to apply for our summer internship opportunity, depending upon class year. Alternatively, we may have entry-level opportunities available for participants to pursue.
Intellectually curious and a dedication to learning
Commitment to personal growth
Strong teamwork and collaboration skills
Strong communication skills
Undergraduate student in any major of study, but with an interest in Finance
3.0 GPA preferred
U.S. citizen, U.S. permanent resident or possess other unrestricted U.S. work authorization and will not require sponsorship for U.S. work authorization now or anytime in the future
If interested click here. Reference the DIME PROGRAM