MBA Development Program – General Management
Malvern, PA, US
June 6, 2019
Vanguard’s MBA Leadership Development program isn’t just a chance to advance your leadership abilities: it’s an opportunity to impact the financial future of our investors. Here, you can influence strategic decisions at one of the world’s leading investment firms. While we provide the tools for success, you will determine how to use them and make it count.
In this program:
- You will engage in high-impact strategic assignments, across different areas of the business, to help meet the financial needs of our clients
- You will change the way people invest by seizing new opportunities and identifying critical insights for Vanguard
- You will receive rigorous coaching and mentorship from Vanguard’s senior management to prepare you for a leadership role
- You will integrate into a robust alumni network who share your belief of doing what’s right for our clients
- You will define your journey to success as this role is different for every individual
Step forward with a global market leader
Are you a highly motivated individual with a curious mind and desire to actively improve yourself? Then use your mental agility and resourcefulness to advance our mission – standing up for over twenty million clients worldwide. Here, you will regularly take on a variety of challenges in a dynamic industry, using your abilities to make real leadership impact – driving initiatives forward in a team environment with a strong interest in developing others. If you are intrepid, ambitious and unafraid to create your own path, then you are exactly who we’re looking for.
What it takes
- You have an undergraduate degree and MBA.
- You have a minimum of 5 years of prior work experience, including relevant exposure to investment management, strategy, consulting or business analytics.
- You have a comfort with ambiguity and a willingness to explore a variety of challenges and pivot as needed.
- You have a deep curiosity and interest in investment management.
- You have demonstrated agility in learning.
- You have excellent relationship management skills.
- You are a 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.
- The start date for this program will be summer 2020.
- 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
Vanguard’s continued commitment to diversity and inclusion is firmly rooted in our culture. Every decision we make to best serve our clients, crew (internally employees are referred to as crew), and communities is guided by one simple statement: ‘Do the right thing.’
We believe that a critical aspect of doing the right thing requires building diverse, inclusive, and highly effective teams of individuals who are as unique as the clients they serve. We empower our crew to contribute their distinct strengths to achieving Vanguard’s core purpose through our values.
When all crew members feel valued and included, our ability to collaborate and innovate is amplified, and we are united in delivering on Vanguard’s core purpose.
Our core purpose: To take a stand for all investors, to treat them fairly, and to give them the best chance for investment success.