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Corporate Strategy Intern

At Northwestern Mutual, we are strong, innovative and growing. We invest in our people. We care and make a positive difference.

NOTE: This internship, beginning in September 2022, is open to students nationwide and has the possibility of being a REMOTE internship, depending on the applicant’s location. This internship features the opportunity to continue the following spring, and summer in person in Milwaukee at Northwestern Mutual’s downtown office.

Job description: 
As a Corporate Strategy intern, you will work alongside your team in Corporate Strategy, as well as other cross-functional teams around the organization to complete projects critical to Northwestern Mutual’s success. You will partner in driving projects forward, while also assessing and analyzing data from internal and external resources to drive business insights. You will support Corporate Strategy team members in contributing to deliverables that bring value to the organization, solve business issues and drive growth. You’ll collaborate to create deliverables and provide input and consultation. You'll work with a dynamic team that is on the forefront of setting company strategy in a collaborative and agile environment.

Bring Your Best! What this role needs. Minimum qualifications:
•    Pursuing a business focused degree (undergraduate) from an accredited college or university (rising junior preferred)
•    Cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher 
•    Previous work or classroom experience in one or more of the following: Accounting, Business Analytics, Economics, Finance, Investment, Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Project Management, Statistics, Strategy, or Organizational Management
•    Employer immigration sponsorship is not available for this role

Preferred skills and proficiencies:
•    Self-starter who is outcome driven, resourceful, analytical, innovative, and intellectually curious
•    Ability to contribute to projects that involve sophisticated decisions and provide project management support
•    Experience conducting market and competitive research which implement quantitative and qualitative research techniques
•    Strong oral and written communication skills, including the ability to effectively present complex topics to large and diverse audiences
•    Ability to balance multiple projects and priorities  
•    Organized with high attention to details 
•    Knowledge of Microsoft Office Software Suite (e.g. Word, PowerPoint, Excel)


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W e are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age or status as a protected veteran, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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We’re excited about the potential people bring to Northwestern Mutual. You can grow your career here while enjoying first-class perks, benefits, and commitment to diversity and inclusion.