Career Paths

Master of Security and Disaster Management

Career Paths

Nearly 100% of MSDM students are employed either when they graduate or, in some cases, prior to graduation. Having a Master of Security and Disaster Management degree helps the marketability of each student and it demonstrates your focus, discipline, knowledge and experience.

Having a master’s degree in security and disaster management provides the knowledge and skills to be successful in management and supervisor positions in the following career areas:

  • Disaster response coordination
  • Fire departments
  • Homeland security
  • Emergency medical services
  • Program coordination
  • Emergency management
  • Red Cross
  • Military
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
  • Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
  • Local, state and federal government jobs
  • Law enforcement
  • Business continuity
  • Risk management
Current Job Postings
  • Winter Associate Internship Program, Client Service

    August 12, 2022

    Winter Associate Internship Program, Client ServiceLocation: New York Program Dates & Eligibility: Candidates must be available for (at minimum) a 10-week duration, beginning in January 2023Candidates must be able to work full-time (in-person) in the New York City area for the duration of the program About AlphaSights AlphaSights was born with a purpose: to unlock human knowledge and power progress. From our state-of-the-art offices in nine major world cities, we connect business leaders seeking knowledge with the experts who possess it. We’re one of the fastest-growing global companies, employing 1500+ colleagues from 60+ nationalities. What we doWe operate at the heart of the global knowledge economy, providing a suite of knowledge-on-demand services to investment funds, consultancies, Fortune 500 companies and nonprofits. Our clients use our services when evaluating critical investment and business decisions. We connect them with industry experts who possess specific knowledge that is otherwise unavailable to them. We’re a fast-paced, client-driven service organization. We respond to client inquiries within minutes and deliver within hours. When deadlines are tight, and when robust insight is make or break, our clients count on us. Client Service Winter Associate RoleAs a client service winter associate, you’ll have a clear focus on client service and revenue generation. You’ll be the connection point between our clients and industry experts. After initial training at our New Joiner Academy and on the desk, you’ll start fielding incoming briefs from the clients assigned to you. You’ll spend a large portion of your time on the phone and email, identifying the best experts to suit your clients’ needs. Once you’ve found the right expert, you’ll connect them with our clients across various formats (e.g., interviews, in-person meetings, surveys, etc.). Your responsibilitiesUnderstand client needs and the available expert pool for the projectSource and engage experts using our internal database and external digital directoriesMatch client briefs with the most relevant experts and appropriate interaction formatsSchedule and manage all client-to-expert interactionsDeliver an excellent client experience through fast, accurate recommendations and proactive follow-ups with them RequirementsUndergraduate Junior (Class of 2024), with strong academic credentials and noteworthy extracurricular activitiesNo prior work experience is necessary, but relevant transferable experience and evidence of interest in business and a commercial career are desirableAlignment with our values: we look for driven, results-orientated, adaptable, humble and empathetic individualsMust be fluent in EnglishMust be authorized to work in the United States. Employer will not sponsor work visas.  Compensation and benefits Opportunity to receive a full-time employment offer to return post-graduation. Learn more about our commercial career paths hereInternship compensation is $13,461.54 for a 10-week program. Option to WFH Thursday and Friday Perks: Subsidized lunch, complimentary breakfast & snacks, iPhone and MacBook Pro for workAlphaSights is an equal opportunity employer. Read more about our commitment to DEI here.
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  • Associate Program, Client Service (San Francisco - Immediate Start)

    August 12, 2022

    About AlphaSights AlphaSights was born with a purpose: to unlock human knowledge and power progress. From our state-of-the-art offices in nine major world cities, we connect business leaders seeking knowledge with the experts who possess it. We’re one of the fastest-growing global companies, employing 1500+ colleagues from 60+ nationalities. What we doWe operate at the heart of the global knowledge economy, providing a suite of knowledge-on-demand services to investment funds, consultancies, Fortune 500 companies and nonprofits. Our clients use our services when evaluating critical investment and business decisions. We connect them with industry experts who possess specific knowledge that is otherwise unavailable to them. We’re a fast-paced, client-driven service organization. We respond to client inquiries within minutes and deliver within hours. When deadlines are tight, and when robust insight is make or break, our clients count on us. Client Service Associate RoleAs a client service associate, you’ll have a clear focus on client service and revenue generation. You’ll be the connection point between our clients and industry experts. After initial training at our New Joiner Academy and on the desk, you’ll start fielding incoming briefs from the clients assigned to you. You’ll spend a large portion of your time on the phone and email, identifying the best experts to suit your clients’ needs. Once you’ve found the right expert, you’ll connect them with our clients across various formats (e.g., interviews, in-person meetings, surveys, etc.). Your responsibilitiesUnderstand client needs and the available expert pool for the projectSource and engage experts using our internal database and external digital directoriesMatch client briefs with the most relevant experts and appropriate interaction formatsSchedule and manage all client-to-expert interactionsDeliver an excellent client experience through fast, accurate recommendations and proactive follow-ups with them Associate Program Our fast-paced, two-year program is a fantastic springboard for ambitious graduates who want to embark on an accelerated commercial career. After two years, associates are eligible for manager promotion, providing them with leadership responsibilities over 2-5 people early in their career. After a further three years, they are eligible for promotion to vice president, entrusted with running a multi-million-dollar book of business. Our alumni go on to top graduate programs and top-tier employers worldwide. RequirementsA bachelor’s degree, with strong academic credentials and noteworthy extracurricularsNo prior work experience is necessary, but relevant internships and other evidence of interest in business and a commercial career are desirableAlignment with our values: we look for driven, results-orientated, adaptable, humble and empathetic individualsMust be fluent in EnglishMust be authorized to work in the United States. Employer will not sponsor work visas but will consider candidates with STEM/OPT eligibility. Compensation and benefitsAverage total first year compensation: $84,892 consisting of (i) $70,000 base salary; and (ii) $14,892 median commission based on performance17 vacation days, 10 company holidays & business closure during winter holiday weekCoverage for up to 100% health insurance premiums401(k) match - 4% of your total compensation matched dollar-for-dollarOption to WFH Thursday and Friday Perks: Subsidized lunch, complimentary breakfast & snacks, corporate gym rates, iPhone and MacBook Pro for work AlphaSights is an equal opportunity employer. Read more about our commitment to DEI here.
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  • Regulatory Compliance Environmental Coordinator

    August 11, 2022

    The City of Boise is seeking an experienced and motivated Regulatory Compliance Environmental Coordinator to support our Public Works Department. If you are looking for an opportunity to grow your career, build your retirement, or secure top-notch benefits, we would like to hear from you. This position:Provides technical expertise on Federal, State, and local water quality, wastewater, stormwater, and recycled water rules, regulations, and policiesProvides analysis and resolution of regulatory matters that impact the city’s water renewal programs, projects, and functionsWorks in a collaborative manner and under general supervisionMay be eligible for a hybrid scheduleTo provide a safe and healthy workplace for all City of Boise employees, residents, and community members, new employment offers are contingent upon the applicant providing proof of up-to-date COVID-19 vaccination process according to current CDC guidance to the City, on a confidential basis, or receiving an exemption from the vaccination requirement as a legally required medical or religious accommodation two weeks prior to the applicant’s scheduled start date.   Essential FunctionsPerforms regulatory permit compliance activities, develops and monitors plans, compiles and prepares reports, ensures compliance with federal, state, and municipal code requirements and regulations. Oversees permit compliance schedules, maintains compliance records, prepares, and submits permit applications. Develops a standard process for tracking permits, works operations, and engineering staff to evaluate facility performance and sets internal targets for effluent characteristics. Develops and oversees quality assurance and quality control programs to audit and evaluate current policies, procedures, responsibilities, and documentation for compliance with government laws and regulations. (40%)Provides technical and regulatory expertise on Federal, State, and local water quality rules, regulations, and policies. Initiates and strengthens key partnerships to address topics with environmental and regulatory agencies. Maintains knowledge of regulatory requirements for all major environmental programs. Provides technical assistance on water quality, water renewal, and environmental issues. Evaluates and understands regulatory trends to manage anticipated risks and challenges. Reviews the impact of proposed water, wastewater, and environmental regulations and guidelines to determine the impact on operating procedures. Reviews Environmental Assessments, Biological Opinions, and other environmental documents that impact the City of Boise. (25%)Provides assistance relating to the regulatory framework and water quality needs of the basin. Assists with various innovative, watershed-based regulatory frameworks such as Idaho National Discharge Elimination System (IPDES) permitting, water quality credit trading, and ecosystem services marketplaces. (20%)Summarizes legislative and regulatory issues; creates a quarterly regulatory internal memo; represents the City of Boise on environmental issues, and participates in local, regional and national organizations by becoming a member and participating in relevant organizations. (15%)Performs other duties as assigned. Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this position at any time. Total Percentage = 100%
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  • Fall 2022 Semester Intern

    August 11, 2022

    The Semester Internship allows students to develop their own political activism skills through research, writing, event planning, and much more. This fall, AIPAC's Semester Internships will be a hybrid of in-person and virtual work. All interns are required to provide proof of vaccination. We are looking for interns to fill spots in our Political, Policy and Government Affairs, Marketing & Communications, Leadership Development Department and more.AIPAC Semester Internships are available for academic credit only.* Interns are expected to work at least 15-25 hours per week. The final application deadline is August 19, 2022, and applicants will be accepted on a rolling basis. Students will be asked to make an account on this portal, after which applicants can access the application titled “Fall 2022 Semester Internship.” The application requires a resume, cover letter, letter of recommendation and proof of academic credit. Internships begin on September 12th, 2022, and end December 8th, 2022. Internship positions are available in our regional offices as well (New York, Baltimore, Boston), but regional positions are based on department needs. Job Duties & Responsibilities:Specific projects will vary by department, and could include but not be limited to the following—•Research projects (topic varies by department) •Assisting with event planning and opportunities to staff events•Preparing documents for various audiences, including donors, activists, staff, and students •Tracking and analyzing political trends and preparing reports •Attending events on the Hill, at think tanks, or at other organizations outside of AIPAC •Attending weekly department meetings and staff meetingsQualifications/Skills:•Applicants must be students currently enrolled in undergraduate program (this internship is not available to high school students)•Applicants must be able to receive academic credit for their internship and provide proof of academic credit •While we are flexible with hours, applicants must be prepared to work around 15-25 hours per week, including a minimum of 5 hours each day they are in the office. •Applicants must be detail-oriented and able to work in a fast-paced environment •Applicants must have a familiarity with American legislative and electoral politics and have strong support for the U.S.-Israel relationship  Check with your school's Internship Coordinator BEFORE accepting the hiring offer to determine if this position satisfies the criteria for receiving academic credit.
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  • Trade & Investment Officer, Auto & Future Mobility - Los Angeles

    August 11, 2022

    Trade & Investment Officer, Auto & Future Mobility - Los AngelesThe British Government is an inclusive and diversity-friendly employer. We value difference, promote equality and challenge discrimination, enhancing our organisational capability. We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, colour, ethnicity, gender identity, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status or other category protected by law. We promote family-friendly flexible working opportunities, where operational and security needs allow.Job Category  Other British Government Departments (Partners across Government, including UK Visas)Job Subcategory  DITJob Description (Roles and Responsibilities)  Main purpose of job:We invite you to be a part of the Department for International Trade’s mission to drive more trade and investment between North America and the UK. With a mature, high-spending consumer market and an open, liberal economy, world-class talent and a business-friendly regulatory environment, the UK is the leading destination for foreign investment in Europe, the second-highest investment destination in the world, and the world’s sixth-largest exporter and the second-largest services exporter.Based in Los Angeles, the Trade & Investment Officer for Auto and Future Mobility will proactively identify opportunities in the US for market-ready UK companies to achieve new business, and work with companies seeking to launch into, or expand in, the UK market. With responsibility for the U.S. West Coast, you will be part of the North America Auto and Future Mobility team, providing key account management in addition to providing strategic advice and assistance to companies. You will manage one business development associate, be a valued contributor to the Los Angeles-based regional team, and work closely with colleagues around the UK.Roles and responsibilities:Provide a comprehensive account management service to key US clients in the automotive and ‘Future Mobility’ industry (including clean propulsion systems, connected and autonomous vehicles, zero emission transportation, the broader automotive industry, and aerospace) looking to maintain or grow their footprint in the UK. Successfully build and manage a pipeline of knowledge-driven projects that have the potential to bring high-value jobs and R&D to the UK. Assist high-growth and innovative UK companies to develop US market entry strategies and/or grow US market share; and support established British companies in market to address any concerns around US trade policy or market access barriers. Forge positive relationships with US and UK business leaders, trade associations, and other key buyers/partners within the automotive and future mobility industries.Develop and implement high impact, targeted marketing programs and events in conjunction with stakeholder partners to build our brand awareness, promote key messaging, and showcase UK competitiveness in future mobility. Keep pace with market trends, incentives and centres of excellence in North America and the UK to identify commercial opportunities and provide informed advice to clients.Work with internal and external stakeholders to deliver high-impact programming, including developing and hosting round tables, seminars and trade missions, and contributing to Ministerial and other VIP visit programs. Assist with cross-team projects to advance UK economic and trade policy goals.Resources managed:Manage 1 Trade & Investment Associate; manage events and travel budgets.Essential qualifications, skills and experience  Essential on arrival:Demonstrated professional experience in a business, economic development or automotive/future mobility roleThorough knowledge of the automotive and future mobility industries and major companiesThorough knowledge of market trends in the US and preferably in the UKExcellent stakeholder management abilitiesExcellent interpersonal, presentation and networking skillsExcellent management and collaboration skills with the ability to deliver resultsExcellent verbal and written communication skillsExcellent organizational skills and meticulous attention to detailAbility to multitask and complete work while travelingDriving license.Must be able to attend events outside of office hours and undertake travel in the US and internationally up to 20% of your time.An understanding of international relations and UK Government policy preferred. Language requirements:Language: EnglishLevel of language required: excellent verbal and written EnglishUnder US State Department requirements, the UK Government in the US may only employ, as non-diplomatic staff, persons who are US citizens, US Permanent Residents or A visa holders with EAD cards*. If you hold a visa other than an A visa you are not currently eligible to work at our office. Please refer to our website for information on exceptions to this policy at www.gov.uk/government/world/usa. All selected candidates are subject to background checks and will require a security clearance prior to starting work. *A visas are acceptable at the Embassy and Consulates. The UK Mission to the UN (UKMIS) accepts G visas, and British Defense Staff (BDS) outposts accept A or NATO visas. Required behaviours  Making Effective Decisions, Managing a Quality Service, Delivering at Pace, Communicating and Influencing, Working TogetherApplication deadline  6 September 2022Grade  Higher Executive Officer (HEO)Type of Position  Full-time, PermanentWorking hours per week  40Region  Americas, Caribbean & Overseas TerritoriesCountry/Territory  United StatesLocation (City)  Los AngelesType of Post  British Consulate GeneralNumber of vacancies  1Salary Currency  USDSalary  $85,686Start Date  24 October 2022Other benefits and conditions of employment  The British Embassy and its US Network is committed to all employee’s ongoing learning and development needs. We actively encourage learning & development, and will develop a specific plan in collaboration with the successful candidate.The UK Government operating in the US offers a substantial benefits package including generous leave, a choice of medical insurance, 401(k) matching up to 7%, extensive learning opportunities and a great work/life balance. Employees who are not liable to pay local income tax on their Mission salary, eg some non-local national staff and some spouses or partners of UK diplomatic staff, will have their salaries abated by an equivalent amount. Internal candidates must inform their supervisor before they apply to a different position. Only successful candidates will be contacted. Please no phone calls. Due to the high volume of resumes we receive, we cannot guarantee consideration of your application if the submission instructions are not properly followed. The British Embassy is committed to a policy of equal opportunities and to creating a diverse working environment, free from discrimination, where everyone is included and treated fairly, based on merit alone. We are an equal opportunity employer, making all employment decisions without regard to race, gender, gender identity, religion, national origin, citizenship, disability, age, sexual orientation, political affiliation or any other criterion protected by law.Additional information  Working patterns:This role is 40 hours a week.The British Embassy and its US Network embraces hybrid working, allowing its staff to typically work from home 2 or 3 times a week. We are an organization that also recognises the critical value of team work and we embrace and endorse collaboration by ensuring that all staff attend the office flexibly yet regularly. About the Department for International Trade:We employ over 150 people across North America, all united by our vision of a future where we champion open and fair global trading that drives growth, creates better jobs and higher wages, and improves living standards in the UK and around the world. We seek talented team members with a passion and drive to help us promote exports to North America of British goods and services, two-way investment between the UK and North America, and mutual improved market access to help grow our bilateral trade (see www.gov.uk/DIT). 
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  • Trade & Investment Officer - Creative, Media & Sport - Los Angeles

    August 11, 2022

    Trade & Investment Officer - Creative, Media & Sport - Los AngelesThe British Government is an inclusive and diversity-friendly employer. We value difference, promote equality and challenge discrimination, enhancing our organisational capability. We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, colour, ethnicity, gender identity, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status or other category protected by law. We promote family-friendly flexible working opportunities, where operational and security needs allow.Job Category  Other British Government Departments (Partners across Government, including UK Visas)Job Subcategory  Department for International Trade (DIT)Job Description (Roles and Responsibilities)  Main purpose of job:We invite you to be a part of the Department for International Trade’s mission to drive more trade and investment between North America and the UK. With a mature, high-spending consumer market and an open, liberal economy, world-class talent and a business-friendly regulatory environment, the UK is the leading destination for foreign investment in Europe, the second-highest investment destination in the world, and the world’s sixth-largest exporter and the second-largest services exporter.Based in Los Angeles, the Trade & Investment Officer for Creative, Media & Sport will proactively identify opportunities in the US for market-ready UK companies to achieve new business, and work with companies seeking to launch into, or expand in, the UK market. With responsibility for the U.S. West Coast, you will be part of the North America Creative, Media & Sport team, providing key account management in addition to providing strategic advice and assistance to companies. You will manage one business development associate, be a valued contributor to the Los Angeles-based regional team, and work closely with colleagues around the UK.Roles and responsibilities:Provide a comprehensive account management service to key US clients in the Creative, Media, and Sport industries (including, for example, film, television, advertising, videogames, music, experience economy, sports economy, and live events) looking to maintain or grow their footprint in the UK. Successfully build and manage a pipeline of knowledge-driven projects that have the potential to bring high-value jobs and R&D to the UK. Assist high-growth and innovative UK companies to develop US market entry strategies and/or grow US market share; and support established British companies in market to address any concerns around US trade policy or market access barriers. Forge positive relationships with US and UK business leaders, trade associations, and other key buyers/partners within the creative, media, and sports industries.Develop and implement high impact, targeted marketing programs and events in conjunction with stakeholder partners to build our brand awareness, promote key messaging, and showcase UK competitiveness in future mobility. Keep pace with market trends, incentives and centres of excellence in North America and the UK to identify commercial opportunities and provide informed advice to clients.Work with internal and external stakeholders to deliver high-impact programming, including developing and hosting round tables, seminars and trade missions, and contributing to Ministerial and other VIP visit programs. Assist with cross-team projects to advance UK economic and trade policy goals.Resources managed:Manage 1 Trade & Investment Associate; manage events and travel budgets. Essential qualifications, skills and experience  Essential on arrival:Demonstrated professional experience in a business, economic development or creative/media/sports roleThorough knowledge of the creative, media, and sports industries and major companiesThorough knowledge of market trends in the US and preferably in the UKExcellent stakeholder management abilitiesExcellent interpersonal, presentation and networking skillsExcellent management and collaboration skills with the ability to deliver resultsExcellent verbal and written communication skillsExcellent organizational skills and meticulous attention to detailAbility to multitask and complete work while travelingDriving license.Must be able to attend events outside of office hours and undertake travel in the US and internationally up to 20% of your time.An understanding of international relations and UK Government policy preferredAs a valued member of our team, we will help you to achieve your goals through continuous professional development.Language Requirements: Language: EnglishLevel of language required: excellent verbal and written EnglishEligibility: Under US State Department requirements, the UK Government in the US may only employ, as non-diplomatic staff, persons who are US citizens, US Permanent Residents or A visa holders with EAD cards*. If you hold a visa other than an A visa you are not currently eligible to work at our office. Please refer to our website for information on exceptions to this policy at www.gov.uk/government/world/usa. All selected candidates are subject to background checks and will require a security clearance prior to starting work. *A visas are acceptable at the Embassy and Consulates. The UK Mission to the UN (UKMIS) accepts G visas, and British Defense Staff (BDS) outposts accept A or NATO visas. Required behaviours  Making Effective Decisions, Managing a Quality Service, Delivering at Pace, Communicating and Influencing, Working TogetherApplication deadline  6 September 2022Grade  Higher Executive Officer (HEO)Type of Position  Full-time, PermanentWorking hours per week  40Region  Americas, Caribbean & Overseas TerritoriesCountry/Territory  United StatesLocation (City)  Los AngelesType of Post  British Consulate GeneralNumber of vacancies  1Salary Currency  USDSalary  $85,686Start Date  24 October 2022Other benefits and conditions of employment  The British Embassy and its US Network is committed to all employee’s ongoing learning and development needs. We actively encourage learning & development, and will develop a specific plan in collaboration with the successful candidate.The UK Government operating in the US offers a substantial benefits package including generous leave, a choice of medical insurance, 401(k) matching up to 7%, extensive learning opportunities and a great work/life balance. Employees who are not liable to pay local income tax on their Mission salary, eg some non-local national staff and some spouses or partners of UK diplomatic staff, will have their salaries abated by an equivalent amount. Internal candidates must inform their supervisor before they apply to a different position. Only successful candidates will be contacted. Please no phone calls. Due to the high volume of resumes we receive, we cannot guarantee consideration of your application if the submission instructions are not properly followed. The British Embassy is committed to a policy of equal opportunities and to creating a diverse working environment, free from discrimination, where everyone is included and treated fairly, based on merit alone. We are an equal opportunity employer, making all employment decisions without regard to race, gender, gender identity, religion, national origin, citizenship, disability, age, sexual orientation, political affiliation or any other criterion protected by law.Working patterns:This role is 40 hours a week. The British Embassy and its US Network embraces hybrid working, allowing its staff to typically work from home 2 or 3 times a week. We are an organization that also recognises the critical value of team work and we embrace and endorse collaboration by ensuring that all staff attend the office flexibly yet regularly.Additional information  About the Department for International TradeWe employ over 150 people across North America, all united by our vision of a future where we champion open and fair global trading that drives growth, creates better jobs and higher wages, and improves living standards in the UK and around the world. We seek talented team members with a passion and drive to help us promote exports to North America of British goods and services, two-way investment between the UK and North America, and mutual improved market access to help grow our bilateral trade (see www.gov.uk/DIT).  
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  • Associate Program, Client Service (San Francisco - January 2023)

    August 10, 2022

    About AlphaSights AlphaSights was born with a purpose: to unlock human knowledge and power progress. From our state-of-the-art offices in nine major world cities, we connect business leaders seeking knowledge with the experts who possess it. We’re one of the fastest-growing global companies, employing 1500+ colleagues from 60+ nationalities. What we doWe operate at the heart of the global knowledge economy, providing a suite of knowledge-on-demand services to investment funds, consultancies, Fortune 500 companies and nonprofits. Our clients use our services when evaluating critical investment and business decisions. We connect them with industry experts who possess specific knowledge that is otherwise unavailable to them. We’re a fast-paced, client-driven service organization. We respond to client inquiries within minutes and deliver within hours. When deadlines are tight, and when robust insight is make or break, our clients count on us. Client Service Associate RoleAs a client service associate, you’ll have a clear focus on client service and revenue generation. You’ll be the connection point between our clients and industry experts. After initial training at our New Joiner Academy and on the desk, you’ll start fielding incoming briefs from the clients assigned to you. You’ll spend a large portion of your time on the phone and email, identifying the best experts to suit your clients’ needs. Once you’ve found the right expert, you’ll connect them with our clients across various formats (e.g., interviews, in-person meetings, surveys, etc.). Your responsibilitiesUnderstand client needs and the available expert pool for the projectSource and engage experts using our internal database and external digital directoriesMatch client briefs with the most relevant experts and appropriate interaction formatsSchedule and manage all client-to-expert interactionsDeliver an excellent client experience through fast, accurate recommendations and proactive follow-ups with them Associate Program Our fast-paced, two-year program is a fantastic springboard for ambitious graduates who want to embark on an accelerated commercial career. After two years, associates are eligible for manager promotion, providing them with leadership responsibilities over 2-5 people early in their career. After a further three years, they are eligible for promotion to vice president, entrusted with running a multi-million-dollar book of business. Our alumni go on to top graduate programs and top-tier employers worldwide. RequirementsA bachelor’s degree, with strong academic credentials and noteworthy extracurricularsNo prior work experience is necessary, but relevant internships and other evidence of interest in business and a commercial career are desirableAlignment with our values: we look for driven, results-orientated, adaptable, humble and empathetic individualsMust be fluent in EnglishMust be authorized to work in the United States. Employer will not sponsor work visas but will consider candidates with STEM/OPT eligibility. Compensation and benefits Average total first year compensation: $84,892 consisting of (i) $70,000 base salary; and (ii) $14,892 median commission based on performance17 vacation days, 10 company holidays & business closure during winter holiday weekCoverage for up to 100% health insurance premiums401(k) match - 4% of your total compensation matched dollar-for-dollarOption to WFH Thursday and Friday Perks: Subsidized lunch, complimentary breakfast & snacks, corporate gym rates, iPhone and MacBook Pro for workAlphaSights is an equal opportunity employer. Read more about our commitment to DEI here.
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  • Industry Economist

    August 10, 2022

    As an Industry Economist, you will:Develop load forecast models for Short-Term, Medium Term, and Long Term.Evaluate existing load forecasts against actual for the previous 3 years and determine the delta between existing forecasts and actual.Develop and publish a monthly economic report which identifies continuing economic trends and new developments.Calculate and assist with populating the repository with regional weather data, to be used by load forecasters.Assist in analyzing and forecasting loads at key points of delivery, analyzing load composition, volatility, and power quality for assigned customers.Assist in analyzing how loads respond to actual events such as from extreme temperature excursions and provide analyses retrospective point of view as to how weather variables (primarily temperature) affect energy loads and peak demands.Assist in providing economic, financial, and forecasting support and economic research.Assist in performing special studies or analyses as requested by a variety of internal and external clients.Executive Order (EO) 14043 requires Federal employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 regardless of the employee's duty location or work arrangement (e.g., telework, remote work), subject to such exceptions as required by law. At this time, EO 14043 is subject to a preliminary nationwide injunction. Although this injunction may ultimately be supplemented, modified, or vacated, depending on the course of ongoing litigation, the Federal Government will take no action at this time to implement or enforce EO 14043's requirement that employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. However, as Federal agencies may request information regarding the vaccination status of selected applicants for the purposes of implementing other workplace safety protocols, such as protocols related to masking, physical distancing, testing, travel, and quarantine, the selectee(s) for this position will be required to submit information about his/her vaccination status.Providing a knowing and willful false statement on either DOE's COVID-19 Vaccination Form prior to starting or when providing proof of vaccination in DOE's vaccination tracking system once onboard is punishable by fine and/or imprisonment (18 U.S.C. 1001) and will result in termination from Federal service.
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  • Associate Program, Client Service - Portuguese Fluency (2023 Graduates)

    August 09, 2022

    Associate Program, Client Service (Portuguese Fluency)Location: New York  About AlphaSights AlphaSights was born with a purpose: to unlock human knowledge and power progress. From our state-of-the-art offices in nine major world cities, we connect business leaders seeking knowledge with the experts who possess it. We’re one of the fastest-growing global companies, employing 1500+ colleagues from 60+ nationalities. What we doWe operate at the heart of the global knowledge economy, providing a suite of knowledge-on-demand services to investment funds, consultancies, Fortune 500 companies and nonprofits. Our clients use our services when evaluating critical investment and business decisions. We connect them with industry experts who possess specific knowledge that is otherwise unavailable to them. We’re a fast-paced, client-driven service organization. We respond to client inquiries within minutes and deliver within hours. When deadlines are tight, and when robust insight is make or break, our clients count on us. Client Service Associate RoleAs a client service associate, you’ll have a clear focus on client service and revenue generation. You’ll be the connection point between our clients and industry experts. After initial training at our New Joiner Academy and on the desk, you’ll start fielding incoming briefs from the clients assigned to you. You’ll spend a large portion of your time on the phone and email, identifying the best experts to suit your clients’ needs. Once you’ve found the right expert, you’ll connect them with our clients across various formats (e.g., interviews, in-person meetings, surveys, etc.). Your responsibilitiesUnderstand client needs and the available expert pool for the projectSource and engage experts using our internal database and external digital directoriesMatch client briefs with the most relevant experts and appropriate interaction formatsSchedule and manage all client-to-expert interactionsDeliver an excellent client experience through fast, accurate recommendations and proactive follow-ups with them Associate Program Our fast-paced, two-year program is a fantastic springboard for ambitious graduates who want to embark on an accelerated commercial career. After two years, associates are eligible for manager promotion, providing them with leadership responsibilities over 2-5 people early in their career. After a further three years, they are eligible for promotion to vice president, entrusted with running a multi-million-dollar book of business. Our alumni go on to top graduate programs and top-tier employers worldwide. RequirementsA bachelor’s degree, with strong academic credentials and noteworthy extracurricularsNo prior work experience is necessary, but relevant internships and other evidence of interest in business and a commercial career are desirableAlignment with our values: we look for driven, results-orientated, adaptable, humble and empathetic individualsMust be fluent in English and Portuguese. Candidates must be authorized to work in the US or have OPT/CPT eligibility to be sponsored for a work visa  Compensation and benefits Average total first year compensation: $85,834 consisting of (i) $70,000 base salary; and (ii) $15,834 median commission based on performance17 vacation days, 10 company holidays & business closure during winter holiday weekCoverage for up to 90% of your medical premiums and 75% of your dental and vision insurance premiums401(k) match - 4% of your total compensation matched dollar-for-dollarOption to WFH Thursday and Friday Perks: Subsidized lunch, complimentary breakfast & snacks, corporate gym rates, iPhone and MacBook Pro for workAlphaSights is an equal opportunity employer. Read more about our commitment to DEI here.Contact Information: ascollegeposting@alphasights.com
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  • Associate Program, Client Service (New York - Immediate Start)

    August 09, 2022

    Associate Program, Client ServiceLocation: New York  About AlphaSights AlphaSights was born with a purpose: to unlock human knowledge and power progress. From our state-of-the-art offices in nine major world cities, we connect business leaders seeking knowledge with the experts who possess it. We’re one of the fastest-growing global companies, employing 1500+ colleagues from 60+ nationalities. What we doWe operate at the heart of the global knowledge economy, providing a suite of knowledge-on-demand services to investment funds, consultancies, Fortune 500 companies and nonprofits. Our clients use our services when evaluating critical investment and business decisions. We connect them with industry experts who possess specific knowledge that is otherwise unavailable to them. We’re a fast-paced, client-driven service organization. We respond to client inquiries within minutes and deliver within hours. When deadlines are tight, and when robust insight is make or break, our clients count on us. Client Service Associate RoleAs a client service associate, you’ll have a clear focus on client service and revenue generation. You’ll be the connection point between our clients and industry experts. After initial training at our New Joiner Academy and on the desk, you’ll start fielding incoming briefs from the clients assigned to you. You’ll spend a large portion of your time on the phone and email, identifying the best experts to suit your clients’ needs. Once you’ve found the right expert, you’ll connect them with our clients across various formats (e.g., interviews, in-person meetings, surveys, etc.). Your responsibilitiesUnderstand client needs and the available expert pool for the projectSource and engage experts using our internal database and external digital directoriesMatch client briefs with the most relevant experts and appropriate interaction formatsSchedule and manage all client-to-expert interactionsDeliver an excellent client experience through fast, accurate recommendations and proactive follow-ups with them Associate Program Our fast-paced, two-year program is a fantastic springboard for ambitious graduates who want to embark on an accelerated commercial career. After two years, associates are eligible for manager promotion, providing them with leadership responsibilities over 2-5 people early in their career. After a further three years, they are eligible for promotion to vice president, entrusted with running a multi-million-dollar book of business. Our alumni go on to top graduate programs and top-tier employers worldwide. RequirementsA bachelor’s degree, with strong academic credentials and noteworthy extracurricularsNo prior work experience is necessary, but relevant internships and other evidence of interest in business and a commercial career are desirableAlignment with our values: we look for driven, results-orientated, adaptable, humble and empathetic individualsMust be fluent in EnglishMust be authorized to work in the United States. Employer will not sponsor work visas but will consider candidates with STEM/OPT eligibility.Compensation and benefits Average total first year compensation: $85,834 consisting of (i) $70,000 base salary; and (ii) $15,834 median commission based on performance17 vacation days, 10 company holidays & business closure during winter holiday weekCoverage for up to 90% of your medical premiums and 75% of your dental and vision insurance premiums401(k) match - 4% of your total compensation matched dollar-for-dollarOption to WFH Thursday and Friday Perks: Subsidized lunch, complimentary breakfast & snacks, corporate gym rates, iPhone and MacBook Pro for work AlphaSights is an equal opportunity employer. Read more about our commitment to DEI here.
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The online MSDM gives me the opportunity to expand my specialized knowledge and offer applicable expertise in the field, volunteering with my city’s Emergency Operations Center in regional training activities.

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