INTERNSHIP: Corporate Strategy & Development (Undergrad)
New York , New York
December 13, 2017
Job Description



Since 1918, it has been TIAA’s mission to serve, our ability to perform and the values we embrace that make us a different kind of financial services organization. We’re dedicated to serving the financial needs of those in the academic, medical, cultural, governmental and research fields, and committed to helping make lifetime financial well-being possible for them.


By building a culture that allows all employees to contribute their unique talents and skills, we’re able to provide our customers with fresh ideas and distinct perspectives to help them achieve their goals.  We believe a diverse and inclusive workforce is one of our greatest strengths and a key measure of our success*.


For more information about TIAA, visit our website.




This internship opportunity is with TIAA’s Corporate Strategy & Development (CS&D) group. Our CS&D team provides strategy, consulting and corporate development (e.g., mergers and acquisitions) support to the organization’s senior leadership and business leadership.



The intern will work closely with senior level managers and professionals on the CS&D team and will have responsibilities across key long-term projects including:
  • Assisting with merger and acquisition transaction-specific requirements such as preparing executive level presentations, financial modeling, and completing due diligence
  • Assisting with a variety of post-acquisition integration / transition efforts
  • Identifying and evaluating financial technology solutions in the marketplace that align with TIAA’s strategic goals
  • Developing enterprise and line of business strategy presentations for annual TIAA Board meeting
  • Managing internal databases to track relevant industry news, potential acquisition targets and comparable company performance
  • Amalgamating and cataloguing data and analysis provided by external parties



This internship requires: strong analytical and quantitative research skills, good written and verbal communication skills, ability to work well independently, and strong critical thinking skills. Candidates from any discipline or area of study will be considered, but a basic understanding of economics and / or corporate finance is preferred. Successful candidates will have demonstrated strong work ethic, the ability to handle multiple projects at once, and a willingness to learn on the job.

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This organization is an equal employment opportunity (EEO) employer, dedicated to maintaining a work environment free of bias, harassment, discrimination and retaliation. As an EEO employer, this organization expressly prohibits discrimination, harassment, and retaliation on the basis of race, creed, ethnicity, color, age, religion, sex, sex stereotype, pregnancy (including childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical conditions where applicable), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender, marital status, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, requesting a reasonable accommodation based on mental or physical disability, medical condition (as defined by applicable law), genetic history and information, citizenship status, military or veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law or ordinance or regulation (collectively referred to here as “protected characteristics”).

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