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Summer Associate Internship

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EY-Parthenon is a global strategy consultancy. We are committed to using unconventional yet pragmatic thinking to deliver actionable strategies in order to help our clients navigate the ever changing business landscape and solve complex business matters, driving change for tomorrow’s working world. For smart, nice and ambitious graduates, working at EY-Parthenon offers the opportunity to change how world-leading organisations do business.

Parthenon combined with EY in 2014. Together we have an ideal balance of strengths, broad executional capabilities and specialised expertise with intimate client relationships and global support networks.

We advise on a vast range of issues, such as core value propositions, competitive positioning, and growth strategies. EY-Parthenon employees are able to enjoy unparalleled contact with influential and highly experienced professionals within the firm, as well as with senior management at clients’ organisations across a multitude of sectors. The London office focuses on Diversified Industrial Products & Services, Education, Energy, Healthcare & Lifesciences, Private Equity, Retail, Consumer & Leisure and Technology, Media & Telecoms.

The Summer Internship Programme

The 8-week Summer Associate internship is an excellent opportunity to experience what it is like to work as a consultant and the unique opportunities that EY-Parthenon offers. By the end of the internship you will have a real understanding if this is the right choice for you, with many internships resulting in a fulltime offer. The programme begins with a week of intense training to equip you with the consulting toolkit you will use throughout the summer. You will then begin working with teams on client projects, performing the same role as a graduate consultant. This will involve research, data analysis, building and using spreadsheet models, preparing client presentations and attending team and client meetings.

A Summer Associate can expect to work on a number of cases across a range of industries, dealing with areas such as commercial due diligence, growth and market entry, profit and operational improvement. This is an excellent opportunity to acquire real-life business experience, whilst acquiring valuable analytic, interpersonal and leadership skills.

EY-Parthenon values their Summer Associates very highly and supports this with comprehensive ongoing training and mentoring to give everyone the best chance to enjoy starting their career with us. 

Candidate profile

The summer internship is open to Penultimate year students and we recruit candidates from any degree discipline with predicted minimum 2:1. Successful candidates are intellectually curious, hardworking, have an enthusiastic and approachable demeanour with an entrepreneurial mind-set.

How to apply

Apply online by sending your CV and covering letter via the London office application portal found on the EY-Parthenon Careers webpage.

Applications open on the 1st November 2019 and close on 8th January 2020


EY-Parthenon offers a highly competitive compensation package.

Due to the high number of applications, we respond to only those applicants who are invited to attend first round interviews.

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