Headquartered in New York City, Merrill Lynch (which has just merged with Bank of America) is a leading global investment bank and wealth management consultancy, with company offices in 60 major world cities.
There are two broad divisions in the firm: Global Markets and Investment geared towards institutional investors and world governments, and Global Wealth Management which serves small-medium size business and private clients. For a business this might include expansion strategy advice and for individual clients, this might involve anything from philanthropic investment strategy to building a family legacy.
At Merrill Lynch, we believe in the limitless potential of each employee, so we offer you unparalleled opportunities to work on challenging assignments, build your career and realize your potential. Our premier brand, worldwide presence and diversified capabilities create a dynamic environment of exciting opportunities to explore on a global stage.
Working alongside industry-leading professionals and thought leaders, you will experience the satisfaction of creating breakthrough solutions for our clients. Expect to be a contributor, a collaborator and a colleague. Expect professional achievements and personal fulfillment. Expect continual growth and success.
What Merrill Lynch Offers You
A firm with an aggressive management team, strategic growth plans and business results professional growth through training programs, internal mobility and challenging assignments that give you the opportunity to contribute to the firm's success A supportive, collegial environment with people who value your experience and skills and take the time to teach and mentor you.
Students normally enter Merrill Lynch either through penultimate year summer internships or a full-time graduate program. It is best to get in early since former summer interns account for the majority of full-time hires at the firm. The best time to submit your application is between September and December for programs commencing the following summer.
Upon joining as a graduate, you will be incorporated into their comprehensive global training program which commences in New York and takes you through the breadth and depth of the organization. Upon return to your local office, you will have a thorough grounding in all the core tools, techniques and work practices to do your job so that, in the company’s own words, “you will hit the ground running”.
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