About DWS

At DWS, we’re capturing the opportunities of tomorrow. You can be part of a leading, client-committed, global Asset Manager, making an impact on individuals, communities, and the world.
Today, markets still face a whole new set of pressures – but also a whole lot of opportunity too. Opportunity to innovate differently. Opportunity to invest responsibly. And opportunity to make change. This is needed more than ever as we currently experience high interest rates, a once-in-a-lifetime health crisis, a shift in global demographics – and politics – as well as advances in digitalization and economies moving towards a more sustainable future.

While there is always uncertainty in markets, one thing remains clear: there is always a new situation that requires the right investment answers. We call it the new now.?

As investors on behalf of our clients, it is our role to find these investment solutions. Our goal is to ensure the best possible foundation for our clients’ financial future.
We offer individuals and institutions access to our strong investment capabilities across all major liquid and illiquid asset classes as well as solutions aligned to growth trends. Our diverse expertise in Active, Passive and Alternatives asset management – as well as our deep environmental, social and governance focus – complement each other when creating targeted solutions for our clients. Our expertise and on-the-ground knowledge of our economists, research analysts and investment professionals are brought together in one consistent global CIO View, giving strategic guidance to our investment approach.?

About the Internship

Based in one of the world’s global financial centres, you will gain valuable insight into a variety of teams with experienced professionals who develop best-in-class products and manage high-value portfolios. Along the way, you will gain vital experience at the heart of a progressive business whilst being exposed to a range of areas. Whilst you can expect a high learning curve from our DWS Internship, you will benefit from the support of your managers and mentors along with unparalleled exposure to the world of Asset Management. This internship is an ideal way to determine whether a career in Financial Services & Asset Management meets your personal aspirations.

The three month DWS Internship program is an opportunity where candidates will gain a wide range of practical experience within the division. Individual projects, participation in senior speaker sessions and networking events will all be part of the internship.

We’re excited to offer successful interns a place on the DWS Graduate P.A.C.E. Program the following year.

About Traditional Investments (Investment division)

Within the Traditional Investments Division you will work in a team with flat hierarchies and develop a solid understanding of how quickly decisions must be made on the market. You will gain comprehensive insights and impressions of the complexity, variety and dynamics of global economic processes and acquire a comprehensive understanding of how capital markets work.

You will gain detailed insights into the entire investment management platform - from individual decisions to investment and research processes to performance analysis. You will learn the complete range of actively managed products of an asset manager. You will learn how to familiarize yourself with the market environment and regulatory requirements and will get to know our investment process and the corresponding operational organization of the firm. As part of strategy development and in cooperation with internal departments such as distribution, marketing, legal and compliance, this program will give you a comprehensive overview of the asset management sector.

As our DWS Intern you will:

  • Analyse data given to you by your managers/team to support their work
  • Create supporting documents, presentations and overviews that are valuable for the work of DWS
  • Collaborate with immediate colleagues and the wider global team
  • Take part in exciting social events and CSR initiatives

We’re looking for:

  • Driven and committed interns
  • A team player with a curious mind
  • Someone with a keen interest in financial services but no experience is required
  • Fluency in German
  • You will need to be graduating either in 2024 or 2025
  • You need to be available for between 3-6 months. There are three intakes available - Spring, Summer and Autumn.

To Apply

Please complete the online application form as soon as possible - applications will be accepted on a rolling basis.

Our commitment to equal employment opportunity?

Our values define the working environment we strive to create – diverse, supportive and welcoming of different views. We embrace a culture reflecting a variety of perspectives, insights and backgrounds to drive innovation. We build talented and diverse teams to drive business results and encourage our people to develop to their full potential.
We promote good working relationships and encourage high standards of conduct and work performance. ?We welcome applications from talented people from all cultures, countries, races, genders, sexual orientations, disabilities, beliefs and generations and are committed to providing a working environment free from harassment, discrimination and retaliation.

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