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Finance Graduate Program - AVP

State Street

State Street

Accounting & Finance
Boston, MA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, October 4, 2023

Job Description

The Finance Graduate Program (FGP) takes experienced, high-performing graduate students that have just completed their degree and places them into three, eight-month rotations in our most strategic and critical roles. In this accelerated leadership program, candidates are working directly with our senior leaders on providing insights, in-depth solutions and driving change across a variety of quantitative, strategic management and process engineering roles.


We’re looking for you
The landscape of the financial industry is changing rapidly and it’s important for State Street to adapt to the needs of our clients and invest in our future. The FGP gives you the opportunity to evolve Corporate Finance into a true business partner. The FGP looking to hire Builders, Persuaders and Strategists to:

  • Manage the design, development and implementation of multiple, highly-complex, improvement projects that promote organizational efficiency, reduce costs and drive revenue

  • Develop and implement multifaceted models to transform data into business insights and strategies

  • Lead transformation by influencing a culture of adaptability, excellence and collaboration

Finance Graduate Program Highlights

  • Two-years: three, eight-month rotation assignments

  • Direct access to senior leaders

  • Executive mentoring program

  • High exposure to strategic and critical projects

  • Leadership and management training/experience

  • Continuous culture of feedback through in-depth candidate and manager assessments

  • Community outreach volunteer events

  • Leadership Expert Series

  • Enter as Assistant Vice President

Finance Graduate Program Qualifications

  • Currently enrolled in a full-time graduate program and graduating in the 2024 academic year

  • Master’s in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting, Math, Economics, Statistics, Engineering, Information Systems, Data Science, Computer Science or equivalent

  • 2 – 6 years’ professional experience

  • Demonstrated problem solving and influencing skill-set

  • Highly successful working independently, in teams and across a matrixed environment

  • Change management and innovative mind-set

  • Analytical, managerial and organizational skills

  • Advanced in Excel and data management – Intermediate in coding a plus (R, Python, SQL, etc.)

  • Deep knowledge of the financial markets and industry

Salary Range:

The range quoted above applies to the role in the primary location specified. If the candidate would ultimately work outside of the primary location above, the applicable range could differ.