Internship - Corporate Governance Data Procurement
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Enter a world of corporate governance and responsible investment and jumpstart your career by gaining exposure to the fundamental affairs of businesses and economies on a global scale .
Why work for ISS?
Founded in 1985, the Institutional Shareholder Services group of companies (“ISS”) empowers investors and companies to build for long-term and sustainable growth by providing high-quality data, analytics, and insight. With nearly 2,000 employees spread across 30 U.S. and international locations, ISS is today the world’s leading provider of corporate governance and responsible investment solutions, market intelligence and fund services, and events and editorial content for institutional investors and corporations, globally.
The ISS Way
At ISS, our values are not as much imposed as they are inspired. We talk about ideals in terms of how it brings our people together in a culture that upholds the interests of our colleagues, shareholders and clients. Everyone at ISS is a champion of Integrity, Collaboration, Empowerment, Flexibility, Diversity and Client Service . When you join ISS, you are expected to exemplify these Values in a manner that informs your actions and aspirations in the workplace.
What’s in it for you?
ISS is seeking a pool of talented and self-motivated data interns from February 2022. The internships coincide with “proxy voting season ” supporting listed companies with their annual shareholder meeting responsibilities.
Data Procurement interns will assist ISS' corporate governance analysts with data procurement, agenda coding and voting analytics of the annual general meetings of publicly traded companies.
As a Data Procurement intern, you will become an integral part of the team with the crucial role of collecting and processing data on shareholder meetings of listed companies. The data compiled notably includes shareholder meeting agendas and voting analytics which you are expected to translate into a meaningful format for ISS clients.
This internship is remunerated (€1,840 gross monthly + additional benefits) and will run for 5 months starting in February 2022.
Applicants should apply online by sending a CV in English along with a one-page cover letter. The cover letter should explain why you are interested in corporate governance, in joining ISS and why you are suitable for the role. Applications without a cover letter won’t be taken into further consideration.