Investment Analyst Intern

POSTED: August 19, 2022
BUSINESS: Purdue Research Foundation
START DATE: Summer 2023

Essential Functions

  • Support all investment activities including asset allocation and strategy research; investment sourcing, underwriting and execution; portfolio monitoring and analysis; and reporting to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Monitor investment managers / investments performance and ensure that allocations taken, and current exposures are in accordance with established investment policy guidelines.
  • Participate in sourcing and on-going due diligence efforts.

Additional Responsibilities

  • Assist with the completion of strategic projects as assigned by the Office of Investments staff.
  • Update and distribute performance and economic models maintained by the Office of Investments.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Knowledge of investment concepts, terminology, styles, models, strategies, and fundamental investment factors.
  • Knowledge of statistical concepts, methods, and models, and their application to investments.
  • Considerable skill in using a computer in a Windows environment with word processing, spreadsheet, presentation, database, and other business software to prepare correspondence, spreadsheets, charts, and reports.


  • High School Diploma/GED equivalent required.
  • Progress towards a Bachelor’s degree required from an accredited four-year college or university with major coursework in accounting, finance, law, economics, mathematics, computer science, data science, or a related degree. 
  • Completion of Freshman year of college required.

This position is located in the Office of Investments based in Fishers, Indiana and will begin in the summer of 2023 and run for 90 days.

The rate for this position starts at $15.00/hour.

The Purdue Research Foundation is an off-campus employer.

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A criminal conviction check and negative controlled substance test are required for employment in this position. 

Purdue Research Foundation is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. PRF views, evaluates, and treats all persons in all Foundation-related activities solely as individuals on the basis of their own personal abilities, qualifications, and other relevant characteristics.  All qualified applicants for employment will receive consideration without regard to race, religion, color, gender, national origin or ancestry, genetic information, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or status as a veteran.

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