Altegris is driven by a culture of deep research and innovation, with clients' goals foremost. Our mission is to identify superior investment capabilities and deliver effective, sustainable portfolio solutions. Our suite of products is distributed through the intermediary channel, including wirehouses, independent broker/dealers, bank/trusts and registered investment advisors. We also have a robust Private Client Group that works directly with high-net-worth individuals and family offices. We pride ourselves on our people and are strongly committed to our mission.
The Altegris group of affiliated companies is wholly-owned and controlled by (i) private equity funds managed by Aquiline Capital Partners LLC and its affiliates (“Aquiline”), and by Genstar Capital Management, LLC and its affiliates (“Genstar”), and (ii) certain senior management of Altegris and other affiliates. Established in 2005, Aquiline focuses its investments exclusively in the financial services industry. Established in 1988, Genstar focuses its investment efforts across a variety of industries and sectors, including financial services.
Altegris is searching for talented and motivated Research Interns. The right candidate must have the temperament to thrive in our high-velocity, demanding business culture and enjoy interacting with high-octane, committed co-workers who enjoy working together, value collaboration, and are passionate about providing our clients with access to what we believe are some of the best investment managers in the alternatives industry.
Interns should expect exposure to a variety of hedge fund and managed futures strategies. Duties will be variable and could include responsibilities such as:
- Data collection
- Data entry
- File organization
- Qualitative and quantitative tasks
- Outstanding writing abilities
- Excellent organizational abilities
- Accuracy in data input
- Excellent attention to detail
- General knowledge of the investment universe (understanding of stocks, bonds, the macro economy, etc.)
- Pursuing a college degree in Finance, Economics, or related field
- Fully competent in Microsoft Office suite of products
- Adept at learning new software
This is a part-time position (10-20 hours/week) during the school year and full-time (40 hours/week) during the summer. Compensation = $12/hour.
Altegris prides itself on its people. We are looking for entrepreneurial, motivated team members and are committed to providing an environment where our employees can excel. We invite you to contact us at www.altegris.com in our Careers section.