You're the brains behind our work.
You are ready to bring your knowledge from the classroom to the boardroom, and Citi wants to help you get there. Whether it is honing your skills or building your network, we know that success cannot come without growth.
Our program equips you with the knowledge and training you need to play a valuable role on your team, and establish a long-
term career here. At Citi, we value internal mobility, and career growth is not a question of if, but when.
Citi is looking for talented students or recent graduates to join the Financial Planning & Analysis team at the Costa Rica Analytical Center, which will give you the opportunity to learn and build a career in the banking business while improving your quantitative and analytical skills by tackling challenges in a dynamic environment.
By getting hands-on experience and working under a financial analyst and different sector and teams, you will be able to understand and follow financial trends.
Your time here will look something like this...
Our program begins in May with a range of different sessions providing an overview of Citi so you can learn about various divisions of the bank and gain insight into the working environment and understanding of the culture of the business.
As a student you will also receive real-world work and will be expected to add value to the team so you can develop skills required to interact with senior management and staff (for example : managers, senior associates and office staff) in a professional manner.
In addition, you ll gain working knowledge about different financial policies (i.e. credit, receivables, treasury and inventory policies of the company and the administration of all of them) and internal and external financial reporting procedure used by the company.
At the end of your first six months, you will be offered to present your accomplishments and lessons learned to the FP&A Senior Lead team so you can eventually be considered for an entry level financial analyst role if required by the unit.
We provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to succeed.
Your participation in this period will allow you to explore different work environments and organizational cultures, learn to interact with diverse personalities, and assist in determining if you are well suited with the skills needed in this field.
In addition, you will be developing the ability to identify and evaluate key elements of multiple dimensions and perspectives affecting performance.
In time, you will improve your understanding of the interrelatedness of all these aspects to provide a high-end quantitative / qualitative analysis
We want to hear from you if...
You are in your last year of your Bachelor s career and will obtain a degree in Banking and Finance, Business Administration, Economy or Engineer field
It is preferred you are fully bilingual (English-Spanish) and have strong communication skills (both written and verbal) at all organizational levels. Portuguese is a plus.
Who we think will be a great fit...
We are looking for motivated individuals, who are eager to start their career in Finance that has a desire to learn, have intellectual curiosity and good knowledge in accounting, economics, banking and finance.
We’ll also be looking for the following :
Knowledge of the basic principles and practices of banking and financial analysis
Resiliency to work in a challenging and changing, high volume, fast-paced environment
Keen interest in business and economic environment
Proficient in MS Excel and PowerPoint skills
Ability to collaborate within a team while being able to work independently as an individual contributor
Ability to question status quo and open-minded