CSSA Newsletter Issue 7

EventFinancial Careers Discussion with Prof. Rich Curtis
Event2013 Sino-U.S. Trade and Investment Summit
Event2013Start-Up Accelerator创业挑战赛启动
OpportunityMorgan Stanley Equity Research Full-time Opportunity
OpportunityMckinsey&Company: 2013 Insight Asia Program
Opportunity】云飞跃-远瞻资本暑期实习项目招聘说
OpportunityRussell Reynolds Associates Full-Time Opportunity


EventFinancial Careers Discussion with Professor Rich Curtis

Time: Wednesday, April 24th, 2013
Location: Mann 102
Speaker: Professor Rich Curtis

This event “Financial Careers Discussion” is sponsored by CSSA Department of Corporate Relations, as a central part of our business educational series. We are honored to invite Professor Rich Curtis, the noted Finance professor from Dyson School of Business, to discuss issues relating to uncovering job opportunities, interview preparation, and actual interview process. We will help you demystify every single component in finance job search and exceptional platforms for you to build you careers.

Whether you have received your offer, or you are still in search for a job, as long as you have a strong motivation to go into finance industry, we highly recommend you to participate and exchange great information with other discussants. Come and enjoy the talk!

Please RSVP to this link for registration and also remember to mark  your calendar. We are looking forward to your participation.

http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/GQF22N6


Event2013 Sino-U.S. Trade and Investment Summit

时间:4月25-26日
地点:纽约大学
*Cornell CSSA通过友好盟校关系获得4位珍贵的VIP名额,有兴趣的奈尔学生请通过邮件将个人信息及简历发送至cssacorporaterelation@gmail.com, 将有机会获得免费入场与嘉宾面对面交流的机会。

作为世界上最大的两个国家,中国与美国双方贸易以及投资额都到达了历史性的高度。中美两国企业之间扩展相互的投资与合作,对于两国的经济增量提高,充分就业,双方的竞争力,保持社会稳定至关重要,中美经贸关系健康稳定的发展不仅需要双方贸易量的增加,更需要消除发展道路上的障碍。而增加彼此的互信是中美经贸关系稳定健康发展的关键。如何从民间角度通过沟通增强这种信任?在中美面临着机遇与挑战的情况下,北美华人科技工商联合会将于2013年4月25日至4月26 日在美国东海岸大城市举办以“沟通、互信、双赢”为主题的美中投资与贸易峰会。 旨在通过一系列的交流会,邀请美中投资与贸易的利益攸关方,以及投资贸易对接会通过民间渠道来使中美企业家之间了解对方的投资环境,推动美中企业家之间的交流与互动。

已确定出席的知名演讲嘉宾(仅列出部分):
高志凯,中国私募基金协会秘书长,原中国海洋石油公司副总经理,原邓小平的翻译。
王新志,   上海同业能源投资公司董事长
陈继国     上海同业煤化集团有限公司董事长
JUNG YUN   云基金 Chairman & CEO

2013年4月25日——贵宾欢迎晚餐—-名额100名
此活动旨在搭建中美两地多维的高端沟通平台,为中美之间的投资与贸易建立多元,深度,持久的桥梁。将通过演讲、欢迎晚宴等形式,让海内外各行业的企业家、商业精英交流投资心得,分享运营经验,实现项目对接。本次会议将邀请纽约投资金融行业各大公司的高管或者私募风投公司合伙人作为演讲嘉宾。同时,来访的投资团约有120位成员,均在国内的银行、保险、房地产、医药和制造企业中担任高级管理职务或是企业创始人,例如银行行长、公司总裁、董事长等。来访的投资团成员不仅有丰富的企业管理经验,也有独特的成功经营之道。

2013年4月26日——-圆桌会议—-名额150名
在纽约大学的中美企业家圆桌会谈将邀请美国各大投资银行的资深专家以及美国各大著名企业的国际贸易咨询专家将出席此次活动,双方将就一些中国企业家关心的问题进行广泛深入地讨论和交流,从不同角度对于中国企业赴美投资以及美国对于中国的投资提出建设性的意见。此外,我们还将进行个案分析,小组讨论等形式,邀请一些在美国的中资企业探讨,举办投资项目对接会的形式,促进一些可实施项目的达成。本次峰会通过中国企业家亲自与在美投资的各个环节的关键人员互动,使其能了解美国的市场、资金、投资、移民、税务、金融、财务等重要信息;在与同行人士的互动中,为本企业的发展提供新思路、新战略,为本企业在美寻找潜在的合作者、投资合作机会提供平台;同时,帮助建立与联邦政府,州政府以及地方政府的稳固关系。本次峰会预计将有500人参加,观众包括纽约大学和美东地区其他顶尖高校的学生,学者,以及大纽约地区关注中国发展的职场人士和其他人士。峰会组委会诚挚地邀请您参与本次活动,在阳春四月的纽约,我们不见不散。

二、参会对象
ü   希望推动美国的产品或代理在中国进行市场推广的企业或个人
ü   希望掌握第一手国内各领域就业,创业信息的美洲高端人才

购票网站: http://www.csspena.com/index.php/registration


Event2013Start-Up Accelerator创业挑战赛启动

你有美国留学梦吗?你想创业吗?Career Pro USA邀请全美中国学子及全国在校大学生共同参与到关于梦想的挑战中——由Career Pro USA发起的Start-Up Accelerator创业挑战赛正式启动!CornellCSSA是Career Pro USA在康奈尔的唯一合作伙伴,Career Pro USA特别为本次参赛的Cornell选手提供参赛费折扣,Cornell学生凭学生证只需支付$20即可报名参赛。
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有关参赛资格、赛事流程、奖励、费用等信息,请点击这里


Opportunity Morgan Stanley Equity Research Full-time Opportunity

Position Description:

Morgan Stanley has earned an enviable reputation for the originality of its research and the value it creates among investors and decision makers. Consistently ranked among the top in its field, our Equity Research team looks at economic, market, industry and company data to enhance the performance of clients’ global portfolios and to help companies set their strategic direction. We have a temp associate position open for the Greater China Healthcare team, No. 1 Asia Healthcare Team and No. 1 China Healthcare Team ranked by various polls including Institutional Investor, Greenwich, Asia Money and Wall Street Journal. This position is based in Hong Kong and duration is six months with the possibility for extension.

Responsibilities:

Report to Head of HK/China Healthcare Research team
News tracking and data collection on China macro and Healthcare industry
Run analytical/quantitative work on Bloomberg, Factset, and Reuters
Attend/organize conferences and conference materials
Respond to requests for data and information from internal and external clients
Write reports with sector focus
Other responsibilities will depend on the level of experience

RequirementsStrong analytical skills:

Excellent Mandarin language skills (verbal and writing)
First rate English language communication skills
Life science knowledge preferred
Financial modeling experience and strong writing skills
Need to be energetic, self-motivated and creative
Strong focus on teamwork

How to apply
Interested candidates should send their cover letter and resume directly to Bin.Li@morganstanley.com


Opportunity McKinsey & Company: 2013 Insight Asia Program

*hiring opportunities for PhDs, Postdocs, non-MBA masters, medical students, interns, residents and fellows

Insight Asia Application Deadline: April 21, 2013
Full-time Application Deadline: July 21, 2013

Insight Asia Program:
The exciting 3-day summer program (Chicago, June 4-7, 2013) gives non-MBA advanced degree students an insider’s look into management consulting, covering a range of topics important to those who are exploring alternative career possibilities.  The program’s agenda includes an overview of management consulting, an introduction to the type of work we do, a management consulting case study, and an opportunity to network with colleagues and participate in social activities.
To learn more about eligibility, the program options, and to apply, please click on the Insight link at: http://www.mckinsey.com/Careers/Your_background/Advanced_professional_degrees
*Insight Asia Pacific is for applicants dedicated to starting a career with McKinsey in Asia-Pacific (Greater China, Australia, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, Vietnam or any of our Business Technology and Operations Practices).  Applicants to Greater China should be fluent in English and Mandarin, plus Cantonese for Hong Kong office and Taiwanese for Taipei office.
The 3-day programme offers you the chance to meet consultants with diverse backgrounds from McKinsey’s Asia Pacific offices giving you the opportunity to ask all your questions in a  relaxed and informal atmosphere and to evaluate whether this is a career option for you.


   Opportunity】云飞跃-远瞻资本暑期实习项目招聘

云飞跃大中华区合作企业远瞻股权投资管理(上海)有限公司委托云飞跃在北美招聘优秀海外留学实习生
工作地点:上海
公司简介:LightHouse Capital Management, LLC Shanghai is a private equity investment firm based in Shanghai with two funds under management. We partner with experienced entrepreneurs in Zhejiang Province and HK listed companies to identify visions of high potential enterprises. Founded in 2011, LightHouse Capital Management currently managesRMB 500 million in committed capital.
企业网站:http://www.lighthousecapital.cn
实习信息:
Degree requirement: Current graduate student
Intern period: Summer 2013 (basically 6/20-8/20)
Location: Shanghai, China
Travel: Yes, if needed
Salary: Non-paid academic intern, with housing allowance RMB 3000/month
Headcount: Maximum three Associate Summer Interns
职责描述
1. Conduct business research such as analyses for macro economy, industries and companies, develop independent evaluation and provide recommendation for the investment projects
2. Collaborate with Associates on projects and analyses
3. Complete other works assigned by supervisors
岗位要求
1. Fluency in Mandarin Chinese, familiar with China’s national condition
2. Familiar with Excel calculation and modeling
3. Excellent writing skills and strong verbal communication skills. Familiar with PowerPoint and Word.
4. Familiar with different search engines and database websites
5. Expertise in business analysis, financial analysis or regulation analysis. Familiar with equity investment and relevant knowledge about finance and law. Understanding of modern investment theory and valuation model. Familiar with investment risk control process and practice.
6. Personal integrity. Down to earth. Good communication, collaboration and organization skills. Professional ethics. Team work spirit.
申请方式:有意者请发送简历至  lighthousecapital@cloudapply.com,经过云飞跃初步审核并推送的应聘者将获得直接面试机会。简历接收截止时间:2012年4月20日。


OpportunityRussell Reynolds Associates Full-Time Opportunity

Location: Beijing, China
An overview of the company:
Founded in 1969, Russell Reynolds Associates is a global top leadership consulting firm that delivers leadership solutions to exceptional leaders. Based in 40 wholly owned offices, our consultants work in more than 40 practice areas to provide specialized industry and functional expertise to clients in major markets around the world.
For more information go to Russell Reynolds Associates’ website: www.russellreynolds.com
Position: Knowledge Analyst
An overview of the role:
·         Sector Knowledge Analysts execute knowledge-management and insight-generation activities in support of two core objectives:  (1) business development (with an emphasis on both new-market entry and increasing market share in core segments) and (2) driving speed and quality of search execution.
·         In support of these objectives, Sector Knowledge Analysts are responsible for two core streams of activities.  First, supporting a rigorous approach to managing knowledge, with an emphasis on ensuring that market-facing teams are able to quickly find (and use) information/tools/data that prove essential for meeting their objectives.  Second, generating insight (in the form of thought-leadership deliverables) that garners market attention, conveys compelling points of view, and enriches the content of market-facing advisory work.
·         Working within a single Sector, Sector Knowledge Analysts will partner with Sector Knowledge Managers and Sector Leaders around the world to support the fulfillment of sector knowledge agendas.  To execute against these agendas, they will partner directly with Sector Leadership, researchers, and search consultants.
·         Sector Knowledge Analysts will report on a dual-line to a Sector Knowledge Manager and to a member of the leadership team of the sector which he/she supports.
·         Of note, the firm has recently created a dedicated Knowledge Management group, which is being launched as a key lever in continuing to differentiate the firm through knowledge-driven search and assessment.  Sector Knowledge Analysts will play a key role in fully establishing and embedding this group within the firm (while simultaneously executing against the demands of their day-to-day responsibilities).  Correspondingly, the role requires energetic self-starters with a demonstrated ability to drive results in demanding, entrepreneurial environments.
Responsibilities:
·         Managing Knowledge and Generating Insight to Drive Business Development and Support Go-to-Market Strategies
·         Managing Knowledge and Insight to Accelerate and Drive Quality in Project Execution
Candidate Profile
Education
·         Bachelor’s degree from a highly-respected institution.
·         Outstanding record of academic achievement.
Required Skills
·         Outstanding problem solver; highly analytical; superior logical reasoning capabilities; excellent qualitative analysis skills; comfort with (and willingness to develop) quantitative analysis skills.
·         Ability to quickly filter and synthesize large volumes of information, identifying key points and providing relevant insights to senior leaders.
·         Excellent writing skills and presentation-development capabilities; demonstrated ability to produce succinct, relevant documentation; demonstrated ability to conceptualize and execute insight-rich reports.
·         Outstanding oral communication skills; ability to state points clearly and concisely.
·         Excellent project- and time-management skills.
·         Highly effective in working as a member of a team.
·         Highly proficient in Excel and PowerPoint; familiarity with statistical software packages a plus.
Personal Qualities
·         Clear fit with (and champion of) firm culture and values.
·         Substantial intellectual horsepower; notable intellectual curiosity; innovative.
·         Demonstrates above average levels of skepticism.  Willing and able challenge the status quo.
·         Maturity, gravitas and presence.
·         Drive, tenacity and resilience, with a clear desire to excel; clear orientation around results; unwavering attention to detail.
·         Self-starter with high tolerance for ambiguity.
Contact: Karen Cheng, +86-10-65351188Karen.Cheng@russellreynolds.com