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Equity Center of Excellence Internship


Our opportunity

We are seeking an Intern to join our Equity Center of Excellence (CoE).


Your role:


As an Equity Center of Excellence intern your main responsibilities will involve:

  • Assist an international group of Equity Portfolio Managers in achieving the CoE targets:
    • Improve the information infrastructure in order to generate and automated reporting about positioning, performance measurement & attribution, risk & governance & Controlling
    • Support the Portfolio Managers in their advisory regarding external Asset Managers
    • Assist developing a process in order to jointly evaluate the sell-side houses
    • Assist developing an Engagement App to register the engagements with companies
    • Assist developing a process for dividend projection
  • Assist improving the day-to-day tools (Sharepoint, etc.)
  • Attend to the bi-weekly market views meeting
  • Attend to the monthly CoE meeting, interacting with the Regional Management


Your Skills and Experience


Your skills and qualifications will ideally include: 

  • Quantitative background (Economics, Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, etc.)
  • Specialization in Finance, Investments or Accounting
  • Programming knowledge (Python, C/C++, Java, etc.)
  • Highly fluent communication skills in English (both spoken and written)
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, international team
  • Eager to learn, proactive and passionate about investments
  • The participation in the CFA challenge of a local society (CFA Society Spain or other) would be highly valuable
  • Able to do a 6 months internship
  • Availability to dedicate around 25h per week to this internship 
  • Efficient level of Microsoft Office 365 (Word, Ppt)


Additional Information

  • Work location is Spain.


So, if you value an exciting and varied working environment and meet the above requirements, then our recruitment consultant is looking forward to receiving your application.

At Zurich, we are an equal opportunity employer. We attract and retain the best qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability. So, make a difference. Be challenged. Be inspired. Be supported, love what you do. Work for us!


Who we are 

Looking for a career that will excite, challenge and inspire you? Thinking about insurance? Perhaps you should.



Zurich is one of the world’s leading insurance groups, and one of the few to operate on a global basis. Our mission is to help our customers understand and protect themselves from risk. With about 55,000 employees serving customers in more than 170 countries, we aspire to become the best global insurer as measured by our shareholders, customers and employees. We help individuals, small and medium sized companies and global corporations around the world understand and protect themselves from risk by offering a wide range of insurance products, solutions and advisory services.



Working for us is a totally different experience to what you probably expect. As part of an international team, every day would provide opportunities to learn, grow and share ideas.


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