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Posted:
3/15/2019
Job Category:
Administration
LIFT MBA Program 2019
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Company Description:

William Blair is a premier global boutique with expertise in investment banking, investment management, and private wealth management. We are committed to building enduring relationships with our clients and providing expertise and solutions to meet their evolving needs. An independent and employee-owned firm, William Blair is headquartered in Chicago and, together with its strategic partners, operates in more than 20 offices worldwide.

Job Summary & Responsibilities:

William Blair is a premier global boutique with expertise in investment banking, investment management, and private wealth management. We are committed to building enduring relationships with our clients and providing expertise and solutions to meet their evolving needs. An independent and employee-owned firm, William Blair is headquartered in Chicago and, together with its strategic partners, operates in more than 20 offices worldwide.

William Blair's Leadership Identification Financial Training (LIFT) is a two-day immersion program that gives incoming MBA students from diverse backgrounds a unique opportunity to learn about career opportunities in investment banking and build valuable relationships.

Through interactive sessions led by bankers from across William Blair, LIFT participants will experience first-hand the culture and working environment at a premier global investment banking boutique.

Learn more: www.williamblair.com/LIFT

The LIFT Program is open to talented and diverse individuals preparing to enter their first year in an MBA program. Candidates should have a strong academic record, proven leadership skills, and an interest in learning about the investment banking industry. We are seeking to build a diverse pool of participants across a broad array of characteristics, including race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, and military background.

William Blair will provide airfare and hotel accommodations for the night of June 20 and June 21. No additional form of compensation will be provided.

The deadline to apply is Tuesday, April 30th.

Qualifications:

Applicants will need to provide the following in the application process:

* Resume
* MBA Acceptance Letter(s)
* 300-word (or fewer) personal statement telling us about your career choice post graduate school and how LIFT fits with your overall career goals.

As a William Blair associate, you'll enjoy Medical, Dental, Life and AD&D Insurance, along with a generous profit sharing program that includes a 401K plan in addition to a firm contribution. We also offer three weeks of vacation, flexible spending accounts, a business casual dress code, a 75% discounted commissions on trades, and discounts at restaurants, museums, parks and retailers.

William Blair is an equal opportunity employer. It complies with all laws and regulations that prohibit discrimination in employment practice because of race, color, religion, creed, ancestry, marital status, gender, age, national origin, sexual orientation, unfavorable discharge from the military service or on the basis of a physical or mental disability that is unrelated to the employee's ability to perform the duties of the job applied for.

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About William Blair & Company

William Blair & Company, L.L.C. is a Chicago-based investment firm offering investment banking, asset management, equity research, institutional and private brokerage, and private capital to individual, institutional, and issuing clients. Since 1935, we have been committed to helping clients achieve their financial objectives. As an independent, employee-owned firm, our philosophy is to serve our clients' interests first and foremost. We place a high value on the enduring nature of our client relationships, the quality of our products and services, and the continuity and integrity of our people. William Blair & Company's offices include Chicago, Boston, London, New York, San Francisco, Shanghai, Tokyo, and Zurich.