Women in Business

Boston College Women in Business is an organization, network, and community of undergraduate female students dedicated to their empowerment and education. WIB is committed to the growth and expansion of professional and personal opportunities for its members, with a focus on business, leadership, and female celebration and innovation.

Additionally, the group is devoted to helping students answer Father Himes' three crucial questions in the development of their vocation:  

1) What brings me joy?

2) What am I good at?

3) Who does the world need me to be?

- DEVELOPING PROFESSIONALLY - 

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Events that expose and prepare our members for the professional environment. This is everything from learning how build a resume and personal brand to gaining real facetime with companies and exploring potential career paths.  

UPCOMING EVENTS

DIGITAS, DATA ANALYTICS, & DONUTS

Come join Digitas on Wednesday, September 27th at 7:00 pm to learn more about the company, opportunities, and the data analytics field.

 

J.P. MORGAN ASSET & WEALTH MANAGEMENT WOMEN'S LUNCHEON
Come join J.P. Morgan and ask questions and network with representatives to learn about Summer 2018 internship opportunities. Representatives from J.P. Morgan Asset & Wealth Management look forward to meeting you at these upcoming events!

Asset & Wealth Management Women’s Luncheon

Open to: female students in their sophomore or junior year from all majors
with a minimum 3.2 GPA.
Location: Boston Room
Date: September 21, 2017
Time: 12:30PM-2:00PM
Please register in advance: HERE

Asset & Wealth Management Networking Reception

Open to: students in their sophomore or junior year from all majors
with a minimum 3.2 GPA.
Location: Barcelona Wine Bar & Restaurant Brookline
Date: September 21, 2017
Time: 5:30PM-7:30PM
Please register in advance: HERE

 

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

EATON VANCE FALL INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY

EatonVance Investment Managers are looking to hire a part-time intern for the fall semester in their Boston Office. As an intern, you will be compiling, reporting and analyzing data regarding investment performance and portfolio related information for Eaton Vance’s investment products and Provide support to internal employees and other companies throughout the mutual fund industry who need assistance with inquiries for data and information on Eaton Vance mutual funds. All those interested in this opportunity should apply here.

Join us for an informational session and networking event Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 6:00pm-7:00pm in Fulton Hall 310Learn about our summer internships and full time opportunities on our investment teams. Meet hiring managers, ask questions, and participate in the networking session with Eaton Vance employees.

 

CITI COMMERICIAL BANKING OPPORTUNITY

Citi’s Commercial Bank is looking for Full Time and Summer Intern Analysts to join our team. Our Commercial Banking division works with business and commercial customers who have annual sales ranging from $5 million to $3 billion. As a member of the Commercial Banking team, your job will be to find ways for our clients to maximize their growth while taking full advantage of Citi’s banking products. That means knowing all about our deposit and lending options as well as our cash management, trade, and credit product solutions.  Opportunities are available for Full Time and Summer Analyst positions across the United States including: Chicago, IL, Dallas, TX, Fresno, CA, Houston, TX, Miami, FL, New York, NY, Philadelphia, PA, and many others. Please visit oncampus.citi.com for a comprehensive list for the available opportunities within the Commercial Bank.  If interested, please RSVP to attend the VIRTUAL information session on Friday, September 29, 2017 from 2:30 - 3:30 PM EST

Please click here to RSVP by Tuesday, September 26, 2017.

 

ALPHASIGHTS: CAREERS IN KNOWLEDGE SEARCH

Stop by the Fall Career & Internship Fair to meet AlphaSights' BC alumni and learn about full-time and internship opportunities.  AlphaSights is looking to meet ambitious, commercial, and confident students who want to discover more about who we are, what we do, and what a career at AlphaSights is like.  If you’re looking to jumpstart your career in a fast-paced, client-focused role alongside driven team members, please drop your resume via your career portal for full-time opportunities by September 15th at 11:59PM, and for internship opportunities by October 12th at 11:59PM.

 

BB&T INVESTMENT BANKING FULL TIME ANALYST OPPORTUNITY

The application for the Investment Banking Analyst full-time role with BB&T Capital Marketsis listed in Eaglelink, and the application deadline has been changed to Tuesday, September 19th. Please click the following link for more information: http://www.bbtcapitalmarkets.com/.

 

AON CONSULTING POSITION & CAREER FAIR

Aon is excited to be recruiting on BC’s campus in the coming weeks.  If you aren’t familiar with Aon, we are a leading global provider of risk management, insurance brokerage and reinsurance brokerage, and human resources solutions and outsourcing services.  We are currently hiring for the Radford group in their Compensation Consulting practice.  We will be attending the Boston College Fall & Internship Career Fair on Tuesday, September 12th from 1pm-5pm. We are seeking Compensation Consulting Associates for our Waltham, MA office.  You can find the position posted on your university career site, and also find more information at www.aoncampus.com.  We would love to have you apply to our position on the BC Career Services site, and also stop by the career fair to learn more about what Aon has to offer!

 

BECTON DICKINSON: FINANCE LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM FULL-TIME AND SUMMER ANALYST POSITIONS

Becton Dickinson is a biomedical technology company that offers a strong program that allows you to rotate between 4 finance departments for 2 years within the full-time position. For more information click here.

 

L.E.K. CONSULTING

For both Full-time and Summer Associate opportunities, please apply via EagleLink and the L.E.K. website. See below for application deadlines:

Full-time Associate Application Deadline: September 20, 2017 11:59 PM

Full-time Associate First Round Interviews: October 2, 2017

Summer Associate Application Deadline: October 06, 2017 11:59 PM

Summer Associate First Round Interviews: October 23, 2017

L.E.K. will be on campus at the BC Consulting Club’s What is Consulting Panel (September 11th at 7:30pm in Higgins 300), the BC Career Fair (September 12th from 1-5:00pm in Conte Forum), and for a Company Presentation (September 18th at 6:00pm in Heights Room, Corcoran Commons).

 

KPMG NETWORKING SESSION

Leadership from KPMG Tax Practice team will be visiting campus on September 19th from 12:15-1:30 in the Fulton Honors Library. There will be a short presentation about careers in public accounting and tax, as well as some time to ask questions and network about the value of a career in public accounting and some career paths within the tax practice. Lunch will be provided. To register for this event please upload your resume and complete a short form here.  

 

OAK HILL ADVISORS OPPORTUNITY

Oak Hill Advisors will be recruiting on campus Monday, September 18th, and will hold an information session September 18th from 6:00-7:15pm in Fulton 310.  The position available is based in New York City but will require interaction with our offices around the globe. The individual will join a team of 16 that is responsible for raising new capital and servicing the firms existing clients and, as such, the individual will have the opportunity to contribute to both new business development and investor relations. The candidate will acquire knowledge of debt capital markets, private investments, portfolio construction and will interact with all parts of the firm.

 

TJX EVENTS ON CAMPUS

The TJX Campus recruiting team is gearing up to head to Boston College.  Please see below for our scheduled events taking place this fall semester:

Fall Career & Internship Fair: Tuesday, Sept. 12th, 1-5 pm, Conte Forum 

TJX Employer in Residence: Thursday, Sept. 14th, 9-12 pm, Career Center

BC Alumni Panel Presentation: Friday, Sept. 15th, 9:30-11:30 pm, McGuinn 334

Info Session: Meet the TJX Interns: Tuesday, Sept. 25th, 5:30-7:30 pm, Fulton 220

STEM Career & Internship Fair: Wednesday, Oct. 25th, 10:30-1:30 pm, Heights Room 

 

HARVARD IGNITING INNOVATION SUMMIT

Every year over 500 students, press, and local innovators come learn from entrepreneurs, and connect over a shared interest for out-of-the-box business solutions to social issues. This year’s summit will take place on October 21, 2017 from 8:30am - 3:00pm on Harvard’s campus.  The one-day event will include four keynote presentations, eight panel discussions, as well as lunch, a pitch competition, and an innovation showcase. Our presenters include the CEO of Quizlet, the COO of THINX, the founder of Runa, and executives from UberPlayworks Massachusetts, and Girls Who Code, among others. You can find more information about the conference on our website, http://ignitinginnovationsummit.com.

 

CORNERSTONE RESEARCH INFO SESSION

Cornerstone Research will be hosting an Information Session in Devlin Hall, Room 010, on September 13th from 7:00pm to 8:15pm. Additionally, please be aware of the resume drop deadlines for the Analyst program (September 13th at 11:59pm) and the Summer Analyst program (October 10th at 11:59pm).  Additional information and videos about our firm and the analyst position are available on our website: www.cornerstone.com/careers.

 

FORTÉ FOUNDATION OPPORTUNITY

Forté is a non-profit consortium of leading companies and top business schools that works to launch women into successful and fulfilling careers. The program consists of two FREE college events:

Oct 27: Forté College to Business Leadership Conference in New York City.  (See short experiential video.)

Nov 3: Forté College Fast Track to Finance Conference in Boston. (See short experiential video.)

Early Decision Applications are due Sunday, September 17th and the Regular Decision Deadline is due Sunday, October 1st.

 

VENTURE FOR AMERICA

Learn more about Venture for America! Lizzie Manning will be hosting casual coffee chats in Hillside on Friday, September 15th, from 10 am to noon. Stop by, grab a FREE coffee, and learn how to rock your application. The next deadline to apply is October 2nd.

Venture is a nonprofit fellowship program empowering recent college graduates to launch their careers as entrepreneurs and revitalize American cities. After five weeks of training, VFA Fellows spend two years working for a startup in a U.S. city with an emerging startup ecosystem. Throughout the fellowship, they learn how to contribute to a high-growth business and gain access to mentorship, ongoing training, and the nationwide VFA community. When Fellows and alumni are ready to build companies of their own, VFA provides the resources they need to become entrepreneurs.

 

BULGER PARNTERS OPPORTUNITY

We at Bulger Partners are focused on providing strategic advice to private equity clients and their portfolio companies within the software/tech industries. We currently work for 16 of the top 30 PE firms worldwide. We work exclusively within software and technology, so a demonstrated interest in the space is a must. This is a great gig for anyone who wants to be on a fast-track within consulting, enter PE/VC, or found the next big tech company.  We are currently looking to hire seniors as full-time associates but we will also have an internship posting later this semester. For those interested, please send your resume over to careers@bulgerpartners.com.

 

ION LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM

Our 18-month Leadership Development Program (LDP) consists of 3 unique rotations covering a broad range of ION's core capabilities. Rotations have spanned:  Project Management, Product Management, Client Services, Business Consulting, Strategic Marketing, and Corporate Development. Travel and international opportunities are available and encouraged. LDP Analysts have had rotations in Chicago, London, and Dublin and extended assignments in Frankfurt, Tokyo, Nice, Pisa, Delhi, and Pune.  ION Group is conducting OCR at Boston College, so anyone can search ION Group in EagleLink and our OCR posting should come up. The deadline to apply is October 3rd.

 

SIGN UP FOR FINIMIZE

Check out Finimize! It's a daily financial newsletter that summarizes the top 2 financial stories in a way anyone can understand. It’s concise, easy-to-read and intelligently written. This can be super helpful for interview prep.  Sign up free here http://campus.finimize.com?kid=GY3CC and get an extra 3-month preview to their Insider program. It’s the best way to stay up to date during the business of the semester.

 

SALES & TRADING IBST MENTORSHIP OPPORTUNITY

For all juniors and sophomores interested in being considered for the IBST Sales & Trading program, please submit your resume and a brief paragraph about your interest in the markets. The Sales & Trading side of IBST mentors students for careers in S&T. In the subject line of your email, please include "Last Name - S&T Application." Please send your application to one of the following emails, with the others CC'd.

Elizabeth Kopec - kopecel@bc.edu - UBS Investor Client Services (S&T)

Michael Coffey - coffeymh@bc.edu - Citi Global Markets 

David Murphy - murpajq@bc.edu - Jefferies S&T

Evan Eitel - eitel@bc.edu - Citi Global Markets