Lazard Internship Profile
- “Very challenging, useful, and thought-provoking internship.”
- “My prospects for breaking into higher finance have significantly improved.”
- “Lazard is truly a place like no other.”
- Eighty-five percent of respondents chose to intern at Lazard because of its prestige
Industries: Investment Banking
Locations: Boston, MA; New York, NY; Washington, DC; Chicago, IL; Houston, TX; Los Angeles, CA; San Francisco, CA; London, United Kingdom; Paris, France; Milan, Italy; Frankfurt, Germany; Madrid, Spain
Number of Interns: 21 - 50
Compensation/Benefits: Paid, Paid - $1,458.00 / week. Perks: Relocation Stipend; Seminars
Length: 6 to 12 weeks, 8 to 10 weeks
Founded in 1848, Lazard is a financial advisory and asset management firm with more than 2,500 employees and offices across 42 cities in 27 countries. The firm serves corporations, partnerships, institutions, governments and individuals. Lazard offers asset management services and advice on a range of financial matters, including capital raising, capital structure, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, restructuring, and strategic matters. As part of its mission, the firm “is committed to investing in the success and growth of the global Lazard franchise.”
Lazard offers Summer Analyst interships and Summer Associate internships, offering students the opportunity to perform similar work as full-time Lazard analysts and associates. Summer analysts gain exposure to investment banking, working with specific industry/product groups. Summer associates complete such tasks as financial analysis and modeling, creating client presentations, and interacting with clients. In addition to client-related assignments, interns are encouraged to explore the firm and become acquainted with their colleagues via both formal and informal mentoring. The firm strives to make as many permanent job offers to its interns as is possible.
December 15 (Summer Analyst); December 31 (Summer Associate). Submit cover letter & resume online. Check with your school’s career office regarding Lazard’s on-campus recruiting presentations, resume drops, and interview opportunities.
Undergraduate juniors are welcome to apply for the Summer Analyst internship program. MBA, graduate, and law students within one or two years of graduation may apply for the Summer Associate internship program. A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.4/3.5 is required. Liberal Arts, finance, and business majors are encouraged to apply. Applicants should have exceptional analytical and communication skills.