Analyst, Investment Consulting – Summer Intern
Are you looking for an outstanding opportunity to pursue a career in institutional investing industry? Then Aon has an opportunity for you!
This is a hybrid role with the flexibility to work both virtually and from our Regina office.
Aon is in the business of better decisions
At Aon, we shape decisions for the better to protect and enrich the lives of people around the world.
As an organization, we are united through trust as one inclusive, diverse team, and we are passionate about helping our colleagues and clients succeed.
What the day will look like
As an Analyst in Investment Consulting your day will be divided between individual client performance reporting and portfolio analytics, and Consultant led special projects on a broad array of investment topics:
- Prepare performance monitoring reports for institutional clients;
- Prepare presentations on investment topics (e.g. investment manager selection, investment manager structure, asset classes);
- Conduct searches for investment managers;
- Review and amend governance documents (e.g. statement of investment policies and procedures);
- Support experienced client teams in all aspects of work servicing clients;
- Participate in internal research and seminars regarding investment ideas and current industry issues.
How this opportunity is different
Your role will expose you to the most creative and most promising investment professionals in Canada, while you learn and grow and ensure career success.
Our focus is on making valuable contributions to our clients’ investment programs through development and application of innovative world‐class solutions, backed by our experience and the resources of Aon nationally and globally. As a crucial team member of a small local team, and large national team, you will service existing clients and prospects with specialized institutional investment consulting. Our clients include pensions plans, foundations and insurance funds with assets in the billions. Your work will positively impact significant investment pools and broad partner groups.
Skills and experience that will lead to success
- General knowledge of the institutional investment industry, understanding of investment concepts and the financial markets;
- Highly motivated, self-starter and team-oriented individual;
- Highly organized individual, with strong attention to detail and accuracy;
- Outstanding oral and written communication skills
- Ability to establish and build relationships;
- Ability to multi-task, work under timelines and adapt to changing business needs;
- Thorough knowledge of MS Office Suite: Microsoft Excel (e.g. array and look-up formulas), PowerPoint and Word;
- Positive demeanour and a desire to participate to the success of Aon.
- Students should be enrolled in Actuarial Sciences, Mathematics, Statistics or Business Administration; and
- Applicants should preferably be in 3rd work term or above.
We offer you
A driven total rewards package, continuing education & training, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization.
Our Colleague Experience
From helping clients gain access to capital after natural disasters, to creating access to health care and retirement for millions, Aon colleagues empower results for our clients, communities, and each other every day. They make a difference, work with the best, own their potential, and value one another. This is the Aon Colleague Experience, defining what it means to work at Aon and realizing our vision of empowering human and economic possibility. To learn more visit Aon Colleague Experience.
Aon plc (NYSE:AON) is a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions. Our 50,000 colleagues in 120 countries empower results for clients by using proprietary data and analytics to deliver insights that reduce volatility and improve performance.
By applying for a position with Aon, you understand that, should you be made an offer, it will be contingent on your undergoing and successfully completing a background check consistent with Aon's employment policies. Background checks may include some or all of the following based on the nature of the position: SSN/SIN validation, education verification, employment verification, and criminal check, search against global sanctions and government watch lists, fingerprint verification, credit check, and/or drug test. You will be notified during the hiring process which checks are required by the position.
Aon is committed to ensuring an accessible online application process for all candidates, including individuals with disabilities, by offering an alternative way to apply for job openings. The alternative application method is only available for those who cannot otherwise complete the online application due to a disability or other need for accommodation
Aon provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran, marital, or domestic partner status. Aon is committed to a diverse workforce.
Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time
How we support our colleagues
In addition to our comprehensive benefits package, we encourage a diverse workforce. Plus, our agile, inclusive environment allows you to manage your wellbeing and work/life balance, ensuring you can be your best self at Aon. Furthermore, all colleagues enjoy two “Global Wellbeing Days” each year, encouraging you to take time to focus on yourself. We offer a variety of working style solutions, but we also recognise that flexibility goes beyond just the place of work... and we are all for it. We call this Smart Working!
Our continuous learning culture inspires and equips you to learn, share and grow, helping you achieve your fullest potential. As a result, at Aon, you are more connected, more relevant, and more valued.
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Aon values an innovative, diverse workplace where all colleagues feel empowered to be their authentic selves. Aon is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.
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