Legg Mason is seeking an intern interested in supporting the International Sales function and the Asset Management industry to join our team in Milan on a 3 month fixed term contract.
This exciting position is ideal for the ambitious, analytical, self-starter who is interested in a career in asset management.
This position is 5 days a week (Monday-Friday) from either (09:00 - 13:00) AM or (15:00 to 19:00) PM.
In this role, you will be an important part of the Sales effort, supporting the regional Business Development Managers in deepening key relationships with top tier clients and prospects. The successful candidate will help manage day to day queries from external clients and the Sales team and RFIs periodic and spot requests. You will also be required to coordinate and follow up client meetings and help design and prepare marketing activities as well as assist with organising events across Europe. Moreover, you will be working closely and interacting with other departments within the organisation, including Operations, Data Management, RFP, Legal and Compliance.
Additional Responsibilities Include:
- Help on daily tasks supporting the overall sales activity
- Keep clients up to date in terms of periodic reporting, presentations, factsheets, ad-hoc etc.
- Update internal information systems.
- Liaise with different abroad departments to gather the information needed by the Sales team
- Agendas management, travel and venue booking
- Logistic and Office management activities like liaise with vendor requests.
- Market research
Legg Mason is a leading global asset management firm that offers rewarding career opportunities for individuals who share our core values: integrity, collaboration, passion for results, empowerment, and a commitment to our profession. We have a presence in every major financial center across the globe, and we look for exceptional professionals who want to shape a rewarding career through intellectual curiosity, leadership, and team-oriented approach. If you are passionate about the investment business and about building your future with one of the industry's premier firms, consider the opportunities at Legg Mason today.
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