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Corporate Functions & Business Operations Summer Analyst Programme

BlackRock was founded by eight entrepreneurs who wanted to start a very different company. One that combined the best of a financial leader and a technology pioneer. And one that focused many diverse views on a singular purpose: to create a better financial future for our clients - companies, governments, and millions of individuals saving for retirement, their children’s educations, and a better life.

Being part of BlackRock means being part of a community of smart, ambitious people. People who value diversity of thought, perspective and background, who believe everyone has a voice at the table. So, whatever your background, whatever and wherever you’re studying, there’s a place for you here.

Our Summer Analyst Programme is an eight-week internship for candidates graduating in 2019, and obtaining their bachelor’s degree or their master’s degree with less than 18 months' full-time, relevant work experience.

The Summer Analyst Programme is designed to provide students with an exciting, supportive and fun internship experience, which mirrors life as an Analyst at BlackRock. You’ll have real-world responsibilities throughout the summer, in addition to professional development, networking and social events.

Corporate Functions & Business Operations Summer Analyst Programme

Oversee the business operations, finances, compliance and people of the world’s largest asset management firm. Pursue a career in human resources, business operations, legal & compliance, finance, internal audit, and more.

Business Operations

Business Operations is responsible for all information required for the end to end investment management process, providing operational support to BlackRock’s portfolio management teams and global client groups. 


Finance’s mission is to be a trusted, world-class global finance organization.  To achieve this, we must deliver timely, accurate and insightful financial information and analysis, be thought leaders and partner across the firm in the context of a rigorous control and risk management environment.

Human Resources

Human Resources serves as a strategic partner to the firm in recruiting, managing and developing talent across the organisation. Human Resources provides a broad range of services, programs and products to BlackRock employees, in addition to managing internal initiatives aimed at upholding the firm’s strong reputation and culture.

Internal Audit

Internal Audit’s primary mission is to provide assurance to the Board of Directors and Senior Management that BlackRock’s businesses are well managed and meeting strategic, operational and risk management objectives. 

Legal & Compliance

The Legal & Compliance team’s mission is to deliver the highest quality services to the firm; to understand and advise regulatory requirements and best practices; and to develop and implement an effective compliance program that is designed to address regulatory, client and firm requirements globally.


Marketing prides itself on creating, communicating, and delivering BlackRock’s brand to institutional and retail clients worldwide. Unified under one Global Marketing platform, our teams specialise in a diverse range of functions to provide robust campaigns, advertising, communications, training, investment and educational material, conferences and events.

Application Information 

Are you in your penultimate year of study for your undergraduate or Master degree? Do you have less than 18 months of professional, full-time work experience? Apply now for our Summer Analyst Programme! Application deadline 12 November 2017, however as we recruit on a rolling basis early applications are encouraged

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