Internship (Part-time or full-time at Voluntās Meaningful Organizations, Brands and Planet – San Francisco


San Francisco

Meaningful Organizations, Brands and Planet

If you are motivated by creating something that has never been done before, by doing something that will make a difference to others, and by making more lives more meaningful – then, please come work with us!

About Voluntās (Latin: will, goal, purpose, meaning)

Voluntās was created by philosopher and business executive Morten Albæk with a clear purpose: to realize human potential.

Management consultants by profession and philosophers by heart, we work with public actors, private enterprises, and investors from around the world in shaping investment strategies, business development, and policy with a meaningful impact.

We believe our contribution significantly increases the quality of living while we know it sustainably accelerates the productivity and profitability of doing business. Through humbleness and hard work, we pursue advisory and analytics that realize human potential.

We are looking for analysts for our autumn/winter internship at Voluntās. Analysts will have the opportunity to work at our office in San Francisco and potentially one of our other global locations and is designed to acquaint you with insight into yourself and your human potential while providing a real, hands-on opportunity to experience various assignments with our international clients. You will contribute to our work by applying critical and creative thinking on strategic issues and propose problem-solving frameworks to address key client challenges.

As an analyst, you will serve as a member of our team and receive day-to-day coaching when joining our journey to realize human potential. Voluntās is a young and busy firm. We are armed with a purpose-driven mentality, and we work together to make a meaningful impact on our beautiful world.

Your ethics

  • You put honesty above compassion
  • You put self-awareness above self-confidence
  • You put facts above emotions
  • You put humbleness and hard work above good intentions

Your Qualifications

  • Intellectual curiosity
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent written and spoken English skills
  • Must hold a bachelor degree or be in the last years of your bachelor.
  • Being authorized to work in the U.S. is a precondition of employment

Your Responsibilities

  • Effective research
  • Quantitative and qualitative analysis
  • Developing presentations and workshops


How to apply

Interested candidates should send a resume (CV), grade transcript, and a cover letter addressing the three points below:

  1. Write a short story about who you are as a human being
  2. Tell us what the most inspiring project imaginable for you at Voluntās would be (not a current Voluntās project)
  3. Describe the three biggest weaknesses you will bring to Voluntās

The cover letter and CV must be written in English. Selected candidates will be invited for a test/assessment and afterwards interviews to discuss their self-awareness, interests, and experience.

Deadline: Friday, July 24th. 2022.

To ensure all people are treated equally regardless of ethnicity, gender, and age, we encourage all applicants NOT to include pictures, names, or years of birth in their application.

The internship is, initially, set up as a half-year full-time internship with start on September 1st, 2022, but we are flexible with both length of internship and start date as well as full-time/part-time if the right candidate shows up. Please indicate what you are interested in in your application.

The internship will be remunerated.

For any inquiries feel free to contact Human Potential Developer; Ditte Maria Andersen-Hoel.

Feel free to reach out:

Ditte Maria Andersen-Hoel

Human Potential Developer