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Advisor Group Careers
Our strengths, combined with the collective strengths of our advisors, provide powerful momentum to meet the next generation of challenges and opportunities.
Be a part of the team behind our success! At Advisor Group, we support more than 5,000 financial advisors, the people who help everyday Americans achieve their dreams. Were a billion-dollar business with the mentality and drive of a startup. Join us in building something special.
Business Transformation Intern
Location: 20 E Thomas Rd. Phoenix, AZ 85012
Timeline: 10 Weeks Beginning June 3, 2019
As a Summer Intern in our Business Transformation function, you will participate in a paid program designed to provide you with real-world experience. You will collaborate cross-functionally with teams throughout the firm to identify and propose innovative solutions that deliver extraordinary experiences to our advisors, drive short- and long-term business growth, and address control gaps to minimize the firms risk. In this position, you will gain broad experience and exposure across Advisor Group.
Internship Responsibilities: Innovative mindset, constantly looking for better ways to improve business processes Leverage data analysis to assess end to end process performance and propose improvement opportunities Collaborate cross-functionally with teams on process performance and improvement opportunities Learn various systems used in the day to day work of the analyzed processes Prepare presentations to leadership on Business Transformation 2019 goals progress and results Regular and consistent attendance at our office location
In order to be a successful intern, you will need to possess the following background/experience: Ability to apply critical thinking skills to solve business problems Ability to think and operate independently; motivated self-starter Ability to use statistical/probability techniques and tools when analyzing data sets Excellent oral and written communication skills Superior organizational skills Ability to work in a team environment High attention to detail Strong technical skills/proficiency in MS Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, OneDrive, SharePoint)
Targeted Majors: MBA, Business, Industrial Engineering
Minimum Qualifications: Current students with at least 80 hours coursework completed towards Bachelors degree, preferably in Industrial Engineering or Business Administration / Management. First year MBA students strongly encouraged. Demonstrated critical thinking skills Self-starter and able to effectively operate independently Excellent project management, interpersonal and organizational skills, with the ability to drive and implement ideas in a high-pace, changing environment Analytical and process improvement mindset; ability to solve highly strategic and difficult business problems Demonstrated academic success (minimum of 3.0 GPA) Have authorization to work in the United States; does not require sponsorship
Preferred Requirement: Previous experience using statistical software such as Minitab Exposure to Lean/Six Sigma concepts and principles Experience using MS Project and MS Visio applications Prior work experience, co-op or internships in financial services or professional services General investment/independent broker-dealer industry knowledge Career interest in financial services and wealth management
We do not offer relocation or housing assistance for summer internship opportunities.
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