We’ve got you covered, starting from Day One.
Interns are an integral part of Team Belvedere and we want to ensure our comprehensive benefits package keeps you well covered over your 10-weeks in Chicago. Below is an overview of the host of benefits and perks we offer to our interns.
We offer Be Well Belvedere, a voluntary incentive-driven wellness program, to our team members and interns to assist in leading stronger and more productive lives both personally and professionally. This program offers:
In-office yoga every week
Firm-wide competitions and activities
FREE Divvy bike memberships!
Complimentary access to full gym in building
Fit Desk under-desk bikes & elliptical equipment
Yoga ball chairs
CALL A DOCTOR PLUS
Interns are eligible for Call A Doctor Plus, a telehealth program powered by Teladoc that provides free access to board-certified physicians via phone, video call, or mobile app. Call A Doctor Plus also offers complementary:
Access to a professional counselor
Help with child and/or elder care
Access to an attorney or financial advisor
Access to work/life resources
Ability to add up to 5 additional users (friends, family, partner, roommate, etc.)
Interns are encouraged to participate and attend a number of events organized over the course of the internship, including:
Intern Welcome Dinner & Social
Trading Floor Visits at CBOE & CBOT
Intern Olympics & Closing Ceremony
Career Exploration Day
SUMMER HOUSING ASSISTANCE
Belvedere will supply you with a guide to secure housing in Chicago over the summer, along with providing a living stipend that is paid out in your first paycheck.
Interns will all be enrolled in our in-house BTU courses. BTU focuses upon the essential tools and knowledge necessary for individual and team success at Belvedere Trading. Through a series of organized courses, employees are taught the basic concepts of the trading industry and the processes we use to prioritize and organize the projects which develop our world class trading software. Courses offered include:
Core Theory & Core Theory for Tech
Tech for Traders
Our mentorship program is designed to enhance the personal and professional lives of our interns. Through both formal and informal check-ins, interns garner professional advice from mentors, discuss any challenges and brainstorm resolutions, and mentors help mentees facilitate connections and opportunities within Belvedere and the industry.
Interns are invited to attended company-wide social events like:
Summer Outing - Last year we took a Boat Cruise on Lake Michigan during the Air & Water Show!
Beach Volleyball Tournament at North Avenue Beach
Intramural Sport Leagues including Kickball, Ultimate Frisbee, Softball, and more!
Summer Hackathon and after-party
Interns receive a plethora of additional benefits, including the internship functioning as an extended, 10 week job interview for possible opportunities after graduation. Other perks offered are:
Casual dress in office
In-house coffee, cold brew, tea, and soda machines
Seamless Lunch Program
Game Room including 60” flat screen TVs, pool table, ping pong table, arcade machine with over 125 games, 4 kegerators (If 21+!) and foosball table
Women’s Initiative Group
Intern & Employee Referral Program
For every hired intern or teammate you refer, Belvedere will reward you with a bonus!
Discretionary bonus after completion of internship program
Belvedere Trading offer the opportunity for interns to participate in the group medical insurance plan. If elected, Belvedere covers a portion of the monthly premiums, while the intern pays the remainder with pre-tax dollars.