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2020 MBA Leadership Internship Program - P206721

Riverwoods, IL 60015
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    P206721
At Discover\u0026reg;, you\u0027ll never stop learning. We are looking for people driven by purpose, who want to help us change the game in financial services. We were founded in 1986, and now have over 16,000 employees. Together we\u0027re dedicated to helping people spend smarter, manage debt better and save more for a brighter financial future.\u003Cbr\u003E By joining us, you will be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. We are as focused on our employees as we are on our customers and we\u0027ve been consistently awarded for both. Be the reason we help millions of people build a brighter financial future, and achieve yours along the way.\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EABOUT OUR PROGRAM:\u003Cbr\u003E MBA Leadership Program Internship \u003Cbr\u003E \u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003EAs one of the most recognized brands in direct banking and payment services, we have multiple consumer products, services and operational functions that need the best people in the business.\u003Cbr\u003E MBA leadership internship opportunities are available across Discover, including within Consumer Banking and U.S. Card.\u003Cbr\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EINTERNSHIP PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS: \u003Cbr\u003E \u003C/strong\u003EOur program provides interns with:\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E12-week paid summer internship\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EStrategic and impactful project assignments that support the company\u0027s key objectives and priorities\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EA team of resources to assist with training and career development\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExposure to managers and leaders with excellence in business acumen\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EReal time and consistent feedback\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EOpportunities to interact with and present to executive leadership team\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EGroup activities, including networking events and volunteer activities\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDedicated program managers and knowledgeable mentors\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EEstablish lasting career connections with fellow interns\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EOpportunity for career advancement and success\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EA housing stipend for the summer\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EResponsibilities include: \u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003ELead the development of a solution to a business problem utilizing strategic problem solving techniques and thought leadership.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EManage relationships with related business partners and ensure that projects are delivered in a timely manner using a variety of techniques to understand key stakeholder concerns and gain buy in.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECreate content, develop rationale and deliver/facilitate presentations to communicate initiative results and project proposals to both key stakeholders and leadership team.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EEstablish a strong understanding of the business and bring fresh ideas to improve processes and generate efficiencies with a strong customer focus throughout.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EIdentify different sources and utilizes tools to manipulate data which can be used to achieve key insights and conclusions to determine business solutions.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMinimum Qualifications\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EEnrolled at a top tier business graduate school leading to a Masters of Business Administration degree\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPreferred concentrations include: General Management, Strategy, Marketing, Business Analytics, Operations, and related fields\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EGraduation date between December 2020 - June 2021\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMust have at least 3 years of relevant work experience\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EThis role is not eligible for visa sponsorshi\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003EDesired Skills and/or Attributes\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProven leadership and excellence in professional, academic and/or extracurricular experiences\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EStrong problem solving abilities\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EIntellectual curiosity\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EEffective verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to translate ideas into clear priorities\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EStrong interpersonal skills, including ability to interact with and influence employees at all different levels\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAbility to resolve ambiguous problems and analyze data to surface insights\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EOperates as a team player\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProficient in Microsoft Office (including Excel, Word, PowerPoint \u0026 Access)\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cp\u003E The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants - with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity \u0026 inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover. \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E

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Posted: 2019-09-04 Expires: 2019-12-12

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