Vanguard strives to prepare our crew for roles that align to their abilities and interests, where they will have the greatest impact to our organization and ultimately, our clients. To drive this culture of continual growth, we offer the MBA Development Program, for current MBA students looking to accelerate their career trajectory with Vanguard. In this highly visible rotational program, you’ll have the opportunity to influence strategic organizational initiatives and work on meaningful assignments that drive our business forward.
About the program
Program participants will use conceptual thinking, problem solving, and relationship management skills during high-impact strategic assignments over three 5 month rotations. Some examples of where past participants have rotated include the following departments:
Client Insight and Data Analytics
Retail and Institutional Sales
Personal Advisor Services
Financial Advisory Services
Enterprise Risk Management
During these rotations, you’ll conduct research, analyze and synthesize information to derive key insights, and identify opportunities for the business and Vanguard. Past program participants have launched into roles including some of the following:
Senior Strategy Analyst
Manager, International Business Growth Initiatives
Minimum five years of prior work experience; 5-8 years of prior work experience preferred. Including relevant exposure to strategy, consulting, business analysis, investment management, and leadership.
Comfort with ambiguity and a willingness to explore a variety of business challenges.
Deep curiosity and interest in financial services, Vanguard's investment philosophy, products and services, and global leadership.
Demonstrated agility in learning.
Excellent relationship management skills; ability to work with peers and leaders in a matrix environment, and on project teams with many partners and stakeholders.
Strong communication, impact, and influence skills; ability to effectively interact at all levels, both internally and externally.
Note: Vanguard is not offering visa sponsorship for this position. Additionally, employment is contingent on a successful drug-screening result.