Intern «Portfolio Management – Quantitative Analysis & Selection» (80-100%, m/f/d) for 6 months Zurich (CH)

Temporary Staff
Full Time (≥ 80%)
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About us

LGT is the world’s largest family-owned and managed Private Banking and Asset Management Group. For more than 100 years it has been fully owned and managed by the Princely House of Liechtenstein, which is also one of our biggest clients.
With around 600 employees, LGT Bank Switzerland has established itself as a renowned Swiss private bank and is an excellent address for both wealthy private clients and employees - this was also confirmed last year by the independent institute "Great Place To Work", which awarded LGT Bank Switzerland the title of one of the best employers in Switzerland.

Your challenge

  • You will provide essential support to our Quantitative Analysis & Selection team within Portfolio Management by contributing to the development of proprietary analysis tools, quantitatively driven mandate solutions, as well as risk management and valuation models.
  • You will develop and evaluate statistical and machine learning models and you will further develop an interface application supporting the bond selection process.
  • Specifically, you will utilize tools such as Python, R and Bloomberg to collect and visualize data for analysis.
  • This role carries significant interface responsibilities, as the outcomes of your work will directly influence the investment strategy of LGT Private Bank Europe.
  • Through your contributions, you will gain valuable insights into our portfolio management processes, including strategy development and security selection across various asset classes, and exposure to different departments and locations within LGT Bank (Switzerland) Ltd.'s Private Banking division.

Your profile

  • Recent Bachelor's / Master's degree in a quantitative discipline such as mathematics, physics, statistics, engineering, or quant finance demonstrating strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent knowledge of quant finance, econometrics, statistics and machine learning as well as experience in data analysis and evaluation
  • Excellent programming skills, mainly in programming languages such as Python, R, Matlab and development tools such as Git and Jira
  • Experience with UI development (e.g. React, Angular, etc.) is an advantage
  • Previous internship in a financial institution is an advantage
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a team-oriented environment
  • Strong commitment to achieving excellence and consistently seeking innovative approaches to problem-solving
  • Results-oriented, self-driven and resilient personality with an independent working style and high sense of accountability

Benefits at LGT

A great place to work – a great place to have impact: LGT promotes diversity among its employees. We believe that an inclusive and appreciative corporate culture is the driver for a great workplace and provides the opportunity to create a unique and successful team. That's why our employees can also benefit from many additional benefits.

Family & Work:

  • Various flexible work models  
  • Sabbatical 
  • At least 25 days annual leave, depending on age
  • Special paid leave options  
  • Maternity and paternity leave, options for further parental leave

Your Health:

  • Employee health and wellbeing program  
  • Subsidized classes (yoga, fitness) 
  • Healthy meal options 
  • Fresh fruit supplied daily  

Growing Together:

  • Internal courses 
  • External courses offered by the Liechtenstein Academy 
  • Support for external training and further education 
  • Coaching and mentoring programs 
  • International assignments 
  • Intrapreneurship program  

Perks & Advantages:

  • Discounts on LGT banking products and services 
  • LGT co-investments 
  • Discounts on health and property insurance  
  • Pension plan with individualized options 
  • Various mobility/e-mobility initiatives  
  • Recognition of major life events  

Do you feel addressed? Then simply fill out the online application. We look forward to getting to know you.


Anna Riediker

Anna Riediker

HR Active Sourcer
LGT Bank (Schweiz) AG

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