Why join blackmore Partners?
Industry Skills and Experience –We give exposure to our team members (interns) on the private equity (PE) industry expectations and how Private Equity Groups and Investment Banks operate. We train them to speak confidently with PE Firms and Executives. Our unique company structure allows our team members to get hands-on experience and break into this highly competitive industry. It will teach you valuable skills to prepare you for a career in our industry.
Professional Growth – We invest our time to nurture our interns so they can excel in their performance in an ever-changing PE environment. There will be countless opportunities for our interns to explore different areas of interest as they work with Blackmore Partners, such as jumping into projects or joining new teams within the first 4-6 weeks of the internship program.
Working Environment – Life at Blackmore Partners will always be active and fun. Our fast-paced environment pushes our team members to achieve their personal and professional goals at the end of their internships. Their innovative ideas and voices are heard and valued so there will be no room for bureaucracy. Our team members, who are diverse in culture and background, create a unique, warm, and welcoming atmosphere.
Our Internship Program
Blackmore Partners (BMP) Internship Program will provide enthusiastic candidates with an opportunity to break into this highly competitive industry and will teach you skills in demand by private equity groups and corporate businesses. Our team members participate in a rotational program through deal generation and qualification, giving you a comprehensive overview of how deals are sourced, prepared. Placed in small teams, you will be responsible for executing and monitoring critical segments of the business, comprised of back-end processes (Deal Funding process) and front-end processes (Deal Sourcing and Generation). You will be responsible for executing your tasks while monitoring their impact and, developing strategies to improve the effectiveness of our company.
It is important to note that this is a full-time (Monday to Friday, 8 AM to 5 PM Central Time) 3 or 6-months unpaid position that requires a significant commitment to build up your career and/or get the full benefit of what we offer at BMP.
What You Will Learn
Client Relationship database management, Deal marketing materials Preparation, Financial language and variables of deals, Industry expectations, High touch/hands-on communication, Confidence in communication, Presentation skills, Knowledge about PE groups’ and M&A communities’ needs and criteria in Time management
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Q & A
We are looking for self-motivated, hard-working, and quick learning individuals.
Throughout the internship, you are able to have a clear picture of the PE industry, improve your professional skills in all aspects, and expand your networking.
3 months or 6 months.
Yes, depending on the current sponsorship situation.
Yes, but you need CPT or OPT.
Yes, the internship provides an intensive training that usually lasts for 7-9 days.
The work week is Monday through Friday, interns are required to arrive at company at 8:00am CT and are able to leave at 5:00pm CT, if they take 1-hour (12:00pm-1:00pm CT) lunch break.
We usually have a test after the training session to measure your understanding of the materials. In addition, we also have a 1-month review and a 3-month review for interns and will have both a detailed review and career consulting sessions for each intern.
We have a very diverse working environment with a flat structure and an open space. We are team-oriented, promote open communication, and a fast-paced learning environment.