MBA Leadership Development Program – Investment Management Track
Advance the investment industry
The Investment Management track of our MBA Leadership Development Program is an opportunity to leverage your passion for finance to directly impact the financial future of our investors. Here, you’ll use your analytical expertise to influence strategic decisions that will shape the future of Vanguard and change the way people invest. While we provide the tools for success, you’ll determine how to use them and make it count.
On this track, you will:
Experience first-hand our culture of continual growth, learning directly from world-class investment professionals while being exposed to the breadth and depth of our global investment, corporate strategy, and investment strategy teams
Engage in high-impact strategic assignments, having a direct impact on our clients’ wealth with a chance to contribute to the most integral function at Vanguard
Use your advanced analytical skills to seize new opportunities and identify critical insights for Vanguard
Receive rigorous coaching and mentorship from Vanguard’s senior management to prepare you for a leadership role
Integrate into a robust alumni network who share your belief of doing what’s right for our clients
Define your journey to success as this role is different for every candidate
Step forward with a global market leader
Are you a driven individual with a strong foundation in investing and desire to actively improve yourself? Then use your critical thinking abilities and resourcefulness to advance our mission - standing up for over twenty million clients worldwide. Here, you’ll regularly tackle a variety of challenges in a dynamic industry. With your proven leadership abilities and strong desire to develop others, you will make a real impact – driving initiatives forward in a team environment. If you are intrepid, ambitious and unafraid to create your own path, then you’re exactly the candidate we’re looking for.
What it takes
An undergraduate degree and MBA are required.
Minimum of 5 years of prior work experience required, including relevant exposure to investment management, strategy, consulting or business analytics.
Comfort with ambiguity and a willingness to explore a variety of challenges and pivot as needed.
Deep interest and understanding of financial markets.
Exceptional analytical skills.
Excellent relationship management skills.
Clear, articulate communicator, comfort making brave decisions with an ability to collaboratively influence and effectively interact at all levels, both internally and externally in a matrixed environment.
CFA, or progress towards CFA, highly preferred but not required.
The start date for this program will be summer 2019.
Vanguard is not offering visa sponsorship for this position. Additionally, employment is contingent on a successful drug-screening result.
We are Vanguard. Together, we’re changing the way the world invests.
Because when you invest with courage, when you invest with clarity, and when you invest with care, you have the chance to get so much more in return. We invest with purpose – and that’s how we’ve become a global market leader. Here, we grow by doing the right thing for the people we serve. And so can you.
We want to make success accessible to everyone. This is our opportunity. Let’s make it count.