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Employer: AlphaSights

Expires: 05/01/2021

Available start dates for this position: Summer 2021 (San Francisco)Associate – Client Protection Team AlphaSights provides global investment and business professionals with on-demand access to business expertise across all industries and geographies. Through AlphaSights, decision makers from investment management, private equity, management consulting, and corporates connect with a dynamic network of industry experts that provide qualitative and quantitative market insights, industry expertise, and execution support. Leveraging cutting-edge technology and our global team of 700+ professionals in nine offices on three continents, we support our clients 24/7 around the globe. AlphaSights regularly ranks as one of the fastest-growing companies in the world. Learn more at Protection is a dynamic and autonomous function designed to help our clients use our services and access knowledge safely. We have a wide remit and visibility, operating cross-functionally on a variety of levels within the business and with our clients. Client Protection Associates monitor client requests, develop and implement new policies, anticipate possible roadblocks, train our employees, and ensure that everyone plays by the rules.This is an exciting opportunity for meticulous team players with a background in operations, law, or risk management looking to transition into a high-growth commercial environment.Learn more about our Client Protection team by watching this video:, Equity & InclusionAt AlphaSights, we believe that investing in DEI is the right thing to do and is vital to driving progress. We go the extra mile to build teams of people with diverse backgrounds and experiences, because diversity of thought drives innovation and knowledge diffusion which creates value for our clients, employees, and society.We are a people-centric company, where every person is evaluated based on their merit. Our action plan is clear: recruit top talent based on our core values, invest massively in people’s development, and follow a structured DEI strategy so that everyone is always treated equitably and with respect.The Role You will be joining a global team at entry-level and you will work closely with our core service delivery teams to ensure our clients are always served to the highest standards. The role requires attention to detail, problem-solving skills, lots of responsibility, as well as constant communication.On a day-to-day basis, you will:Monitor active projects to flag and mitigate potential risksProvide guidance to delivery teams on the projects they are working onCommunicate with delivery teams across the business to support their high delivery standardsDesign and implement global operational policies and processes that protect our clientsCreate and deliver tailored training to our delivery teamsWork with the rest of your team on long-term projects to anticipate, develop and set industry standards in this rapidly growing industry.What We Look ForTo be successful in this role, you should display:Career maturity and alignment – clarity of direction, commitment to getting there and awareness of how Client Protection at AlphaSights fits with your journeyInnate personal confidence – ability to thrive in a dynamic environmentRigorous attention to detail – ability to anticipate and proactively prevent risksPeople-oriented, emotionally intelligent team player – ability to de-escalate situations patiently and calmly, yet quickly and effectivelyAuthority and poise – ability to present yourself with gravitas and manage relationships with junior and senior stakeholders within the businessStrong communication skills – ability to communicate clearly and effectively both in writing and in personRequirements Bachelor’s degree, demonstrating strong academic credentials in any field and noteworthy extracurricular leadership0-2 years experience in related fields such as law, risk management, operations or compliance with related internship experienceFluency in English (foreign language skills are also a plus)Please note that unfortunately we are unable to sponsor visas for this position.Keywords: compliance, legal, client protection, risk management, business law, operations, consulting, business acumen, research, private equity, commercial, knowledge, leadership, leadership development program, seniors, entry level, professional development, capital markets, hedge funds, corporate strategy, Fortune 500, communication, student athletes, negotiation, new york city, san francisco, project management, teamwork, fast-paced, high-growth, Best Places to Work for Recent Grads