Marketing & Communications Leadership Development Program Associate
Ameriprise Financial, Inc.
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Type: Full Time
Internal Number: 12028722
Are you looking for a company that values diversity, teamwork, and growth? The Ameriprise Financial Leadership Development Program (LDP) offers meaningful work experience for emerging talent in a FORTUNE 500?? company within the Financial Services industry. The Marketing and Communications LDP is an 18-month commitment crafted to cultivate your business knowledge, gain on-the-job training, network in an encouraging, inclusive, team-based environment, have exposure to senior leaders and contribute to the success of the company through three, 6-month rotations. In addition, you will have access to our Business Resource Networks, including the Black Employee Network, Young Professionals Network, PRIDE Network, and others!
The Marketing and Communications LDP provides exposure to a broad range of Marketing and Communications initiatives with the chance to gain direct experience and project leadership by rotating through the following business areas:
??? Marketing ??? Communications
After exploring the breadth of the business unit(s) through each rotation, LDPs may have the opportunity to post to a permanent position within Ameriprise Financial.
As the Marketing and Communications LDP, when rotating through the Marketing team, you will promote, strengthen, and advocate for and protect the Ameriprise brand, business interests, and reputation. Responsibilities vary depending on current rotation and assigned projects(s) and may include:
??? Help advisors build their practices by providing programs and communications that help them acquire, retain, and deepen relationships with clients ??? Project support for marketing programs or initiatives including developing status reports to track usage, results, and issues ??? Managing project implementation plans for specific marketing ??? Supporting communications, training, and marketing efforts to drive marketing strategies and sales objectives for the company
As the Marketing and Communications LDP, you will also support our Corporate Communications team, which is responsible for internal communications to our more than 20,000 employees and financial advisors - as well as public relations, shareholder communications and all corporate meetings and conferences. Responsibilities vary depending on current rotation and assigned projects(s) and may include:
??? Consult with business partners across and outside the company to ensure strategic and effective messages are delivered to our internal and external audiences through company intranets, public-facing websites, presentations, speeches, videos, and other outlets ??? Provide communications support through project management ??? Writing, editing, and distributing various communications for employees and advisors ??? Assisting with public relations programs, coordinating media interviews, and the distribution of press releases
??? Current Senior at a 4-year university pursing a bachelor's degree in Marketing, Communications, Journalism, or Business Administration/Management, or related field ??? Graduation date of December 2021 or May/June 2022 ??? Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher ??? Previous internship experience ??? 1-3 years of relevant experience required ??? Demonstrated leadership experience ??? Commitment to complete the full 18-month Leadership Development Program
??? High degree of self-motivation with strong integrity and ethics ??? Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, and ability to manage multiple priorities ??? Excellent written, verbal, interpersonal, and presentation skills ??? Ability to work and communicate collaboratively with all levels of the organization including team members, managers, and senior leaders ??? Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite ??? Extensive student leadership experience
The company does not offer sponsorship for this opportunity.
About Our Company
With the right company, life can Be Brilliant??. At Ameriprise Financial, we're not just in the business of helping clients with their financial goals - we also help our advisors and employees reach their true potential by embracing an inclusive and collaborative culture. We celebrate the unique qualities and reward the contributions of our talented, passionate employees. If you're motivated and want to work for a strong, ethical company that cares about you and your community, take the next step with Ameriprise Financial and we can Be Brilliant?? together.
Ameriprise Financial is an equal opportunity employer. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, genetic information, age, sexual orientation, citizenship, gender identity, disability, veteran status, marital status, family status or any other basis prohibited by law.