Business Analyst (Immerse)

Massmutual Financial Group Boston , MA 02298

Posted 7 months ago

Since 1851, MassMutual's commitment has always been to help people protect their families, support their communities, and help one another. This is why we want to inspire people to Live Mutual. We're people helping people.A career with us means you will work alongside exceptional people and be empowered to reach your professional and personal goals. Our employees are the foundation of what makes MassMutual a strong, stable and ethical business. We seek and value unique and varied perspectives and experiences because we believe we are stronger when all voices are heard. We invite you to bring your bright, innovative ideas to MassMutual as we continue to help millions of Americans rely on each other.Together, we're stronger.Description immerse is a two-year experience based out of MassMutual's Boston office, open to fresh graduates interested in building a strong foundation across three interrelated disciplines with flexibility to pursue a range of compelling future leadership opportunities.POSITION Analyst, immerseStrategy, Corporate Development and Consumer & Market Insights GroupPosition starts June 2020LOCATION Boston, MassachusettsCOMPANY MassMutual is a leading consumer financial services company with an enduring, dynamic footprint in insurance, asset management, and retirement. A mutually owned company ranked No. 84 on the 2019 FORTUNE 500 list, MassMutual's interests are strongly aligned with those of its policyowners. MassMutual has the strength, scale, and distinctive mutual ownership structure to help people secure their future and protect the ones they love.As further context, the company is currently undergoing a far-reaching and sustained effort to transform itself by, among other steps: building a new 1,000-person office located in Boston's innovative Seaport District, re-conceptualizing its portfolio of businesses worldwide (for example, two +$1 billion divestitures were announced in the past twelve months), and investing in new digital initiatives (for example, HavenLife.com).NOTE: Start date for this positions is expected to be during the Summer of 2020OPPORTUNITY This market-leading financial services company is seeking analysts for a 2-year, full-time developmental experience called "immerse," a unique opportunity across MassMutual's Strategy, Corporate Development and Consumer & Market Insights functions. This job offers simultaneous exposure to the nature of work done across strategy consulting firms, investment banks and bespoke research firms. Leadership teams consist of high-caliber professionals from management consulting and investment banking backgrounds with deep functional expertise, who mentor analysts in an apprenticeship setting. immerse is aimed at transforming bright, enterprising graduates into confident, dynamic professionals with a strong foundation in structured thinking, problem-solving, quantitative, and qualitative analysis. Analysts will build expertise across a wide and deep range of topics that are broadly transferable across several attractive career paths and leadership roles.After the initial two years, immerse participants are expected to transition to new roles, and may continue within the group (e.g., promotion to a senior role within a function), or in a position outside the group (e.g., business building and operational roles) or outside MassMutual (e.g., Private Equity, Venture Capital, Consulting, Business School, etc.).ROLE HIGHLIGHTS* Creatively brainstorm with other members of the team to break-down complex, unstructured problems into sizeable and logical "working assertions"* Structure and communicate point of view(s) to prove or disprove working assertions; including competitive research and expert interviews * Analyze financial statements and interpret trends; build quantitative, financial models to value assets and evaluate business plans * Build client relationships through interactions across the business; participate and actively capture takeaways from executive meetings and develop compelling presentation skills * Be an energetic member of the team and take ownership of team morale and culture; proactively highlight ways to improve the experience for yourself and other members of team; lead by exampleREQUIREMENTS

Basic Qualifications:
* Bachelor's Degree (or attainment by June 2020)* Strong academic achievements complemented by extracurricular, team achievements showcasing leadership responsibilities * Evidence of quantitative skillset through course selection or certifications * Creative, high-energy problem solving with strong reasoning skills * Strong written and oral communication skills * Authorized to work in the U.S. with or without sponsorship

Preferred Qualifications:
* Preferred majors include Business, Economics, Finance, Accounting, Mathematics, Engineering or similar * Cumulative GPA of at least 3.5* Past internship experience in either management consulting or financial servicesDEMONSTRATED ATTRIBUTES:We are looking for candidates who have demonstrated these qualities: * Creative, high-energy problem solving with strong reasoning and quantitative skills * Highest standards of integrity and ability to put the team ahead of one's self * Ambition for a successful career supported by grit, determination, & hard-work * Strong academic achievements complemented by extracurricular, team achievements showcasing leadership responsibilitiesAPPLICATION PROCESS:Step 1: Please complete the application process by following the instructions after clicking on the "Apply" button below. (you will need resume in PDF format)Step 2: Please email a copy of your transcripts to immerse@massmutual.com (informal transcript statements are acceptable, mention your name in email subject line and send transcript as one consolidated PDF file with In case of any questions / clarifications with the application logistics, please contact: Susan Harper, susanharper@massmutual.comRanked No. 93 in the annual FORTUNE 500 Ranking (FORTUNE Magazine, June 2018) and recognized as a World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere, MassMutual is guided by a single purpose: We help people secure their future and protect the ones they love. As a company owned by our policyowners, we are defined by mutuality and our vision to put customers first. It's more than our company structure it's our way of life. We are a company of people protecting people. Our company exists because people are willing to share risk and resources, and rely on each other when it counts. At MassMutual, we Live Mutual.CORE VALUESFocus on the Customer: We understand our customers well and look for every opportunity to deliver an experience that is clear, easy, personal, human, empowering and trustworthy.Act with Integrity: We deliver on our promises by being open, honest and humble and by adhering to the letter and spirit of applicable laws, rules, regulations and company policies.Value People: We respect and learn from each other's diverse backgrounds, experiences and ideas. We engage and develop people to their greatest potential.Work Collaboratively: We work together to achieve results by actively listening, seeking, understanding and creating solutions as a unified team driving toward one company, one culture, one brand.Achieve Results: We focus on winning by exceeding expectations and getting better everyone, every day.For more information, visit www.massmutual.com or find us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Google+, Instagram and Pinterest.MassMutual is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Individual with Disability/Protected Veteran. We welcome all persons to apply. Note: Veterans are welcome to apply, regardless of their discharge status.
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