Corporate Development Internship @ Molex in Lisle, IL

Molex is looking for a 2019 Summer Analyst for its Corporate Development team. To capitalize on our unique growth potential, Molex’s Corporate Development team provides financial modeling, deal structuring, due diligence, and strategic capabilities in support of acquisitions, ventures, commercial agreements, and organic growth opportunities. Over the last 3 years, the group has completed over $2B of acquisitions. A Summer Analyst will have the opportunity to support the growth of Molex with responsibilities that include:

  • Analyze and model acquisition opportunities, including the assessment of key profit drivers, risks, and synergies
  • Develop points of view on existing and adjacent market areas
  • Conduct industry and competitive research pertaining to acquisition targets
  • Analyze capital projects, organic growth opportunities, and venture capital deals
  • Develop relevant presentation materials for the management team and Board of Directors

Molex offers a rewarding 12-week long, paid internship program where you will work with teams to gain meaningful real-world experience. Molex provides opportunities that promote value creation and offers experiences essential for professional development, career trajectory, and job satisfaction. Throughout the Molex Summer Internship Program, Summer Analysts will participate in an extensive summer agenda including, but not limited to:

  • A capstone summer project presented to senior management
  • Presentations from key executives
  • Tours of local and non-local Molex plants
  • Networking and social events with Molex employees and fellow interns


  • Prime office space on the 57th floor of the Willis Tower (formerly Sears Tower) in downtown Chicago
  • Activities in and around Chicago such as: sporting events, Top Golf, and sight-seeing

Position Qualifications


  • Pursuing Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Finance, Economics, or another quantitative degree
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.3 or greater
  • Completion of Bachelor’s degree by or before June 2020


  • Experience with Microsoft Excel, financial modeling, and accounting
  • Strong interpersonal and critical thinking skills
  • High degree of intellectual curiosity

Established in 1938, Molex delivers complete electronic solutions for several markets including: data communications, telecommunications, consumer electronics, industrial, automotive, commercial vehicle, aerospace and defense, medical, and lighting. With over 40,000 employees and over 100,000 products, Molex is an integral part of Koch Industries, the second largest privately-owned company in the United States ($100B of revenue, according to Forbes). Headquartered in Lisle, IL, Molex is a global company with a presence in more than 40 countries. The Corporate Development group is based in the Willis Tower, at 233 S Wacker Drive in Chicago.

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