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?

- JOB OPPORTUNITIES -

 

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Calling all sophomore women interested in being sent opportunities in financial services and more information in preparation for the upcoming recruiting season, please fill out this link!

 

OTHER OPPORTUNITIES

 

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 now accepting applications for our Summer Consulting Associate internship. Students who are interested must send completed applications through EagleLink and Lever by Wednesday, January 17th. They can also reach out to us at careers@bulgerpartners.com if they have any questions.

 

PR & MARKETING INTERNSHIPS WITH RACEPOINT GLOBAL

There are two open internship opportunities in marketing and public relations with a renowned company here in Boston, Racepoint Global.  Both are listed in Eaglelink, you may also learn more about Racepoint here: http://racepointglobal.com/.   

 

DARKROOM INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY

Darkroom is a socially-driven print marketplace that allows photographers, brands and visual content creators to sell physical prints of their work while also supporting the causes they are passionate about. Our sellers upload the photos they want to sell, set a time limit those photos will be available for (similar to a pop-up gallery) and a charity they'd like to donate to. We've partnered with photographers across the US whose following largely ranges from around 10-150K on Instagram. We've been expanding our team rather quickly and are looking to bring on a select group of BC interns, focusing on on-boarding new brands & visual content creators.  If you're interested in the position, please email womeninbusinessbc@gmail.com! 

 

TRUE ENTREPRENEUR CORPS (TEC) OPPORTUNITY

True Entrepreneur Corps (TEC) Fellowship brings college students to the San Francisco Bay Area to spend the summer working in early-stage startups and gain firsthand exposure to the entrepreneurial process . TEC Fellows also participate in a weekly speaker series at True Ventures' downtown San Francisco office. These small group discussions with Founders, investors, and others from the True network provide the chance to meet and learn from many of the most creative and capable minds in technology today.  Apply here by January 15, 2018 (rolling): trueventures.com/tec-application.  Learn more: trueventures.com/tec.

 

HACKBEANPOT 2018 OPPORTUNITY

HackBeanpot 2018, a student-run hackathon based in Boston, is an opportunity where students of all skill levels come together to work on projects to build creative technology. We encourage participation from people of all academic backgrounds--last year we had every major from Philosophy to Nursing. Over the course of the weekend, we get together to eat good food, play fun games, and build cool technology. If you want to learn more about HackBeanpot, hackathons in general, check out our FAQ and our blog. If you’re interested in more information, email vyshnavi@hackbeanpot.com.  Feel free to check us out on Twitter (@hackbeanpot)Facebook, or Instagram.

We have opened up registration early for students in WIB.  Members will need the following code to access early tickets: BCWOMENINBUSINESS.  Spots usually fill up fast--we sold out in under 10 minutes last year--so it’s important for members to sign up quickly. HackBeanpot 2018 will be held at the Genuine headquarters in Boston (500 Harrison Ave. #5R, Boston, MA 02118) from 2/9/18 to 2/11/18 and registration is free for all attendees!

Register for the event on Eventbrite.

 

THIEL FELLOWSHIP OPPORTUNITY

The Thiel Fellowship is a two-year program for young people who are interested in building new things outside of a traditional path. The Thiel Fellowship offers $100,000 in an equity free grant, allowing fellows the freedom to work on a company or project outside of a traditional path. To be eligible, one must be 22 or younger and without a college degree. There is no application fee and it takes 20 minutes or so. You can always update your application once you’ve submitted.

 

2018 WOMEN IN FINANCE FELLOWSHIP

Calling all undergraduate women interested in entering the financial services industry. Apply now for a paid, 10-week Fellowship in one of several Massachusetts Treasury departments through the Office of Economic Empowerment.  For more information & to apply, visit: mass.gov/women-in-finance-fellowship

 

INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES WITH BOSTONCHEFS.COM

We are looking for a Social Media & PR Intern and a Marketing Intern at BostonChefs.com for the spring semester.  To find out more information, please email Hannah Geise at hannah@bostonchefs.com.

 

PELOTON GROUP MARKETING INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY

We have posted a Marketing Internship position for Spring 2018 on the Eaglelink website.  We are looking to fill the position as soon as possible.  Those interested can find it on Eagelink!

 

NEW YORK TIMES CAMPUS REPRESENTATIVE PROGRAM

The Campus Agency, works with the New York Times on their Campus Representative Program. We are currently recruiting a New York Times Campus Rep at Boston College for the Spring 2018 semester.  Our NYT Campus Representatives serve as the "eyes and ears" for the New York Times on their campus. Job responsibilities include: general marketing through events and presentations, social media promotion, subscription sign ups and collecting student feedback. If you are interested in applying, please send an email to our NYT account manager at shannon@thecampusagency.com 

 

HARVARD LAW SCHOOL JUNIOR DEFERRAL PROGRAM

The Junior Deferral Program allows students to gain admission to Harvard Law School as college juniors and explore a flexible range of opportunities in research, public service, and the private sector before starting law school. If you have any questions or would like more information on JDP or other opportunities at Harvard Law School, please do not hesitate to contact the J.D. Admissions Office at jdadmiss@law.harvard.edu or (617) 495-3179

Join an Online Information Session: We hope that you will join us for our upcoming online information session on January 6, 2018 at 3:00 PM Eastern Time to learn more about the Junior Deferral Program application process. The session will be facilitated by a member of the J.D. Admissions team and will include time for Q&A. You can register for the session below.Online Information Session: The HLS Junior Deferral Program

Introduce Yourself: If you have not already done so, please submit our online form to join our mailing list and receive more information on the Junior Deferral Program. There is space in the form to specifically indicate interest in the Junior Deferral Program.

 

2018 ACCENTURE INNOVATION CHALLENGE
Don’t miss the opportunity to partner with a national non-profit and receive coaching from Accenture leaders. Sign up by Monday, January 8th for your chance to participate. Sign up on our website.  The Accenture Innovation Challenge is a multi-round event that combines hands-on consulting experience with the opportunity to make a positive impact on society. This year, we have partnered with non-profit, CARE USA, where students will work in teams to collaboratively develop a solution for a case based on a real-world challenge.  Visit our website to learn more about the 2018 Innovation Challenge and watch highlights from past Challenges on our website.

The Accenture Innovation Challenge Undergraduate Competition will be judged in three rounds, both virtual and live. The first round will be hosted in your local Accenture office where students will have a chance to not only solve CARE USA’s case but also network with Accenture leaders.

When considering your application for this opportunity, you are committing to attend the round 1 event on February 02 in Boston if selected to participate. No exceptions will be granted to those who are unable to attend in person. Please check your availability carefully prior to submitting your application.

 

QUNNIPIAC GLOBAL ASSET MANAGEMENT EDUCATION VII FORUM

Our team would like to invite you to New York City from March 22-24, 2018 where an international group of college students and faculty will have the opportunity to interact with industry leaders and learn best practices in investment management. Last year, 157 colleges and universities sent students and faculty from 41 countries, 46 states, Puerto Rico and Washington D.C. to our conference. Our program includes keynote panels that will discuss the global markets, corporate governance, global economy and investment strategy, a variety of breakout discussion panels, workshops and keynote perspectives, panels discussing career opportunities within the financial services industry, optional student-managed portfolio competition.
Please find more information at our website: https://qgame.qu.edu/
 

GLOBAL CASE COMPETITION AT HARVARD

Join the world's most prestigious case competition and attend its famous final at Harvard University.Meet and compete against the world's brightest students and get noticed by finance executives. Last year, more than 120 teams from over 65 universities participated, including prestigious entities such as HEC Paris, London Business School and Harvard University itself.  More than 1,000 guests attended our gala at Boston's Top of the Hub to celebrate the end of this world class event. Not to forget, our previous sponsors included The Blackstone Group, The Economist and Frederique Constant.  Get your ticket today, solve the case and win the $10,000 cash prize! Get tickets here.

 

SUMMIT PARTNERS SUMMER 2018 INTERNSHIP

Summit Partners is a leading growth equity firm based in Boston, Menlo Park, and London. This is a paid position and we are looking for rising seniors who are interested in careers in VC/PE. Summer interns will work closely with a deal team (typically 2-4 professionals) and help identify new investment thesis, conduct market and industry research, participate in meetings with entrepreneurs, as well as assist with transaction-specific responsibilities.  For those interested, please email a resume and cover letter to hcheng@summitpartners.com. To learn more about the firm's activities in 2017, please follow this link: https://www.summitpartners.com/2017.

 

HUBSPOT CAMPUS VISIT

Come join HubSpot Campus Recruiter and 2017 BC Alum on Wednesday, January 16th at 6pm.  Life at HubSpot, personal BC-HubSpot Journey, and open Q&A will be featured.  This event will be located in Gasson Hall, Room 300. Refreshments will also be provided.

 

SUMMER ASSOCIATE CORPORATE FINANCE OPPORTUNITY

John Hancock’s Bond & Corporate Finance Group (“BCF”) is inviting applicants for a Summer Associate role for its industry investing teams. The Summer Associate position is intended for a spring 2019 college graduate who is currently a junior and would like to intern at a buy-side principal investing institution focused on corporate lending in the public bond and private debt markets. This internship will run 10-weeks from mid-June through early-August and will be based in Boston’s Bay Back neighborhood.

 

TQL OPPORTUNITY

Total Quality Logistics is the nation’s second largest third party logistics provider.  TQL is looking for professional individuals that are motivated to get the job done when it comes to their work and have an interest in sales. Our office environment is energetic and fast-paced with a little competitive edge. While this position may prove to be challenging at times, we have all of our team members go through a five month training program to make sure that you have the knowledge and tools to be successful.  If you are interested, please contact Hanna Andrussier at HAndrussier@tql.com.  

 

ALPHA SIGHTS OPPORTUNITY

AlphaSights is currently hiring for our full-time and internship opportunities. We're 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, submit your application via EagleLink by the resume drop deadline.  We already have a robust community of BC alums thriving in roles at AlphaSights.  AlphaSights will be conducting full time & internship virtual on-campus interviews on Monday, February 5th. Resume drop deadline: Friday, January 26th, 11:59PM. Contact your campus recruiter Jillian Knowles at jillian.knowles@alphaisghts.com.

 

JANE STREET TRADING DESK OPPORUNITY

Jane Street is a global proprietary trading firm, with offices in New York, London, and Hong Kong. Founded in 2000, we now trade a wide range of financial products on virtually every electronic exchange throughout the world. We trade based on our own models, using quantitative analysis and insights to enable us to make competitive markets in even the most complicated products. Technology is at the core of our business, and software development is integrated into everything we do. 

We have a casual, high energy work environment that includes daily catered breakfast and lunch, fully stocked kitchens, an on-site gym and bike storage, along with many other excellent employee benefits. Jane Street is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. In this role, you will help manage the operational side of the trading desk’s activities and interact with various internal groups and external parties. You will gain an in-depth understanding of the flow of the trading and settlement cycle, as well as the regulatory and operational considerations of each step. Traders will rely on you to monitor trading tools, manage and update complex spreadsheets, optimize existing processes and develop new tools for the desk. As you become more familiar with the day-to-day operations of the desk it’s expected that you’ll dedicate an increasing amount of time to the coding and development functions.  You can learn more about us, and what it’s like to work here, at www.janestreet.com