Careers at FSR
Position: FSR interns
Financial Services Roundtable (FSR) is currently seeking full-time interns for Fall 2014 to support staff and its member companies. FSR prides itself on an internship program that is both engaging and educational that will provide you exposure to the legislative process, government agencies, and member company leaders. As a prestigious and reputable organization, FSR expects work product, dedication, and commitment of the highest caliber from its interns. Candidates are based in Washington, D.C., and are paid minimum wage on a biweekly basis during their time with the Roundtable. Each intern will be hired by a specific department at FSR, but will also receive the added advantage of spending 5% of their time with the Government Affairs department. The length of the internship is flexible, but we prefer that candidates be available to start in September and finish in December.
Below are the descriptions of each department. Please take the time to read over the job descriptions for each department and in the application section mark any department(s) you are interested in joining. In order to be considered for an internship, please submit a resume, cover letter and writing sample. In your application materials, please indicate at least 3 departmental preferences from the following:
Should your qualifications and credentials match an open position at FSR, you will be contacted by a staff member. Questions regarding FSR internships or the application process can be directed to info@FSRoundtable.org.
Position: Regulatory Law Clerk
Financial Services Roundtable (FSR) is looking for a law clerk (2nd or 3rd year student or Graduate) for the Fall 2014 semester. In this position, the person will work closely with FSR’s Senior Counsel for Regulatory and Legal Affairs to provide summaries on breaking issues that affect the banking, securities, and insurance sectors of the financial services industry. Additionally, the law clerk will provide research on legal issues relating to various changes facing the industry due to the Dodd-Frank Act and other regulatory proposals. The law clerk may also attend and write summaries on Congressional hearings, Agency Board meetings, or industry meetings on topics of concern to FSR members or provide logistical support for meetings between policy makers and FSR members. Strong writing skills and attention to detail are essential. Experience or studies (classes) in financial services law preferred. The law clerk must attend an ABA-accredited law school and have knowledge related to the Congressional and Regulatory processes. Law clerks will work approximately 20 hours per week. Salary is provided or access to school credit. The position is located in Washington, DC.
In order to be considered for a clerkship, please submit a résumé, cover letter, and writing sample. Should your qualifications and credentials match an open position at FSR, you will be contacted by a staff member. Questions regarding FSR Regulatory Department clerkships or the application process should be directed to info@FSRoundtable.org.