This internship is an immersive program where you will make big contributions in a short amount of time. Betterment’s internship program is a mutually beneficial relationship: We invest time in teaching, training, and mentoring you while gaining from your creativity, enthusiasm, and new approaches to our inner-workings. You’ll get hands-on experience in a professional workplace, make valuable contacts, and gain knowledge for future endeavors. Best of all, you get to experience what it’s like working for a leading fintech robo-advisor in the industry — in the heart of New York City. You must be able to receive course credit.

About the right team member: 

We are seeking a driven student eager to flex your skills at the most innovative broker-dealer and registered investment advisor in the world. You want to learn how a team builds and executes an efficient compliance program and you’re not afraid to roll up your sleeves and get to work. You have a business mind, and are always seeking new and better ways to improve practices. You’ve never met a question you weren’t willing to find the answer to. You have the confidence and ability to work independently, and can communicate clearly and persuasively.

At Betterment you will get to: 

  • Help streamline and automate compliance functionality across various business lines
  • Provide compliance support to our customer experience, growth (marketing), and operations teams
  • Research and assist with projects related to our regulatory priorities

You will be effective if you have: 

  • Pursuing an MBA in Regulatory Compliance or a related field, or Law Student interested in Regulatory Compliance
  • Self-starter with meticulous attention to detail
  • Passion for fintech, interest in personal finance & investing

About Betterment

Betterment is the largest independent online financial advisor with more than $10 billion in assets under management. The service is designed to help increase customers’ long-term returns and lower taxes for retirement planning, building wealth, and other financial goals. Betterment takes advanced investment strategies and uses technology to deliver them to more than 270,000 customers across its three business lines: direct-to-consumer, Betterment for Advisors, and Betterment for Business. Learn more.

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