Winter Associate Internship Program San Francisco (2017)

Thank you for your interest in AlphaSights! We are now accepting applications for the 2017 Winter Associate Internship Program in San Francisco. If you have a competing deadline approaching prior to November 1st, please reach out to [email protected] and we may be able to consider an accelerated timeline.In the meantime, if you’re interested in how we fit into the broader knowledge economy, take a look at this talk from our co-founder, Max hereIf you attend one of the schools listed below, please check your school career portal to find out when we will be visiting your campus!

  • University of Richmond
  • Duke University
  • Georgetown University
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Virginia
  • Cornell University
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Penn State University
  • Northeastern University
  • Wake Forest University
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • Claremont McKenna College
  • Pomona College

Challenging 10-week program designed to help you develop the commercial and operational skills you need to launch a successful career in business. You will gain hands-on experience in a fast-paced business environment and will work on live projects from day one. Your mentor will provide you with the training and feedback you need to make an impact.

The Company:

AlphaSights is a global leader in knowledge search. Founded in 2008, we have established ourselves as a go-to knowledge partner for decision-makers across private equity, asset management, consultancy and corporate strategy, helping them access the highly specific industry expertise they need to make better decisions, faster.

The Program:

Working alongside Associates and more senior members of the team, you will contribute to projects exploring diverse sectors and geographies. Your responsibilities will include researching different markets and identifying individuals with a precise expertise profile. You will communicate regularly with thought leaders from industry, thereby directly generating revenue for the business. The role is stimulating, challenging and rewarding; expect to work on multiple and varied projects at once and be involved in client projects from briefing through to delivery.

What We Look For:

This is an internship for someone with high emotional intelligence who enjoys connecting with people and has the drive and results-orientation to make things happen. Our most successful interns embrace a “whatever-it-takes” mantra and relish the opportunity to roll up their sleeves to achieve their goals.


We are a high-energy firm and you will only flourish if you thrive on challenges. A business background is not essential, but successful candidates will demonstrate a clear interest in the business world and strong desire to develop their skills in this area. Successful applicants will also demonstrate the following:

  • Strong academic credentials in any major (GPA > 3.1)
  • Excellent communication skills with a natural aptitude for connecting with people
  • A natural curiosity and an ambition to expand your horizons

Application Procedure:

The AlphaSights application process moves quickly so it’s important you read up about the company before applying and that you are ready to commit to the recruitment process. Here’s how it works:

  • Online application including video assessment
  • First round interview
  • Second round interview
  • Final round interview *Offer

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AlphaSights is an equal employment employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.

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