Baird | Wealth Management, Capital Markets, Private Equity, Investment Banking Offered by Baird
Are you looking to gain real world experience in a thriving, global financial services firm with an award winning culture? Consider an internship and start building your career at Baird.

About our internship program:
Our competitive intern program is a robust experience that offers interns exposure to the business world and a meaningful work experience. Interns are treated as valuable team members while learning from experienced professionals in a collaborative and dynamic environment.

Our Team:
Baird’s Equity Capital Markets group includes 500 professionals in research, institutional sales and trading, and investment banking. Baird is also home to a global private equity group, Baird Capital, which has invested in nearly 300 companies over its history.

Internship Location, Availability and Hours:
Located in our Houston, TX or St. Louis, MO office, interns must be flexible to work full time during the summer (Summer 2021), significant hours are required. This internship will work with our Energy Investment Banking Group.

As an Investment Banking Analyst Intern, you will:
  • Support the investment banking team by providing analytical support on public offerings, mergers and acquisitions and other financial advisory services for our clients
  • Conduct research, assist with company valuations and financial models, assist in the preparation of client presentations, and gain exposure to live transaction activity
  • Learn analytical skills through broad exposure to both junior and senior bankers, that will prepare you for a full-time career in Investment Banking
What we look for:
  • Candidates must be eager and able to learn in a fast-paced, challenging environment
  • Candidates must have a proven academic record with a minimum GPA of 3.5/4.0 and a strong interest in finance; Graduation date of December 2021 or Spring 2022 is required
  • A full-time minimum 3 month commitment during the summer is required
  • Accounting, Business, Economics and Finance concentrations are preferred, but not mandatory
  • Possess a strong work ethic and a record for excellence
  • Have the ability to function equally well in both a team setting and on a self-directed basis
  • Excellent mathematical, writing, verbal and computer skills
  • Significant hours are required
What makes this opportunity great:
  • Fast paced environment that will enable you to grow as a professional
  • Unique culture that values diverse backgrounds and perspectives while emphasizing teamwork and a strong sense of partnership
  • Gain hands-on, real-world experience with a highly ranked organization
  • Interact and work closely with various levels of professionals in both a social and office setting
More about Baird:
Baird is an employee owned, international wealth management, capital markets, private equity and asset management firm with more than 160 offices in the United States, Europe and Asia. Established in 1919, Baird has over $285 billion in client assets and more than 4,500 associates serving the needs of individual, corporate, institutional and municipal clients.

Baird has built an environment of trust, respect and teamwork, where associates are our greatest asset. As stated in our Associate Promise, we are passionate about how we achieve great outcomes together for our clients, communities and each other. Committed to being a great place to work, Baird ranked No. 16 on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For®, our sixteenth consecutive year on the list. To learn more about Baird’s culture, click here.

How to apply:
Please note: applications are for an Investment Banking Analyst Internship role with a start date of Summer 2021. Only December 2021 or Spring 2022 graduates will be considered.

Opportunities are available in Houston, TX or St. Louis, MO.

Submit your resume on your Career Management System and apply on Additionally, as part of our application process and to be considered for our 2021 Summer Analyst Program, we ask that you complete the following survey. Please CLICK HERE to create an account and access the form. Your responses will be recorded as you select “Save” at the end of each section – there is no final “Submit” button. Thank you for your participation.

Thank you for your interest. Baird is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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