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Racial Inclusion & Social Equity (RISE) MBA Fellow

New York, NY 10036

Job Type

Hybrid Remote

About the Role

What you need to have:

MBA anticipated graduation date of 2023; Transcript to be submitted

Engagement in extra-curricular activities such as volunteering, sporting teams, and/or community initiatives

Corporate work experience preferred, but not required

Must identify as Black, African American, Afro Latinx, Afro Caribbean

Intention to join Marsh McLennan full-time during or upon completion of the RISE program

Successful completion of the Marsh McLennan recruitment process

Accessibility to a local office, should full-time employment ensue; Marsh McLennan offers and encourages a hybrid work environment

What makes you stand out?

Recommendations from mentors, professors, coaches

Unique career, education and life experiences that have helped shape success to date

Strong critical thinking skills, detail-orientation, and analytical mindset

Willingness to execute collaboratively and work as a team player

Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, execute with speed, and remain agile and adaptable

Experience navigating and influencing in a highly matrixed environment

An orientation toward client relationship management and engagement and an understanding of the client journey

A self-starter mentality with intellectual curiosity and willingness to learn

Strong written and verbal communication skills

Marsh McLennan (NYSE: MMC) is the world’s leading professional services firm in the areas of risk, strategy and people. The Company’s 83,000 colleagues advise clients in 130 countries. With annual revenue of nearly $20 billion, Marsh McLennan helps clients navigate an increasingly dynamic and complex environment through four market-leading businesses. Marsh advises individual and commercial clients of all sizes on insurance broking and innovative risk management solutions. Guy Carpenter develops advanced risk, reinsurance and capital strategies that help clients grow profitably and pursue emerging opportunities. Mercer delivers advice and technology-driven solutions that help organizations redefine the world of work, reshape retirement and investment outcomes, and unlock health and wellbeing for a changing workforce. Oliver Wyman serves as a critical strategic, economic and brand advisor to private sector and governmental clients. For more information, visit, follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter or subscribe to BRINK.

Marsh McLennan and its Affiliates are EOE Minority/Female/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity employers.

We embrace diversity and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and experiences. Our application process can be modified to meet your specific needs, so please let us know if you require support.

The rise fellowship role requires Citizenship or Permanent residency in the country of employment; USA, CAN, UK


What can you expect?

Build a strong foundation across issues of risk, strategy and people with a focus on social justice

Research to obtain understanding of businesses within Marsh McLennan

Work closely with managers, coaches, and sponsors to further develop business acumen and leadership competencies

Summarize research and client information

Present a business challenge that involves a current or new project

Identify risks associated with businesses or projects

Understand consulting methodologies and tools

Perform basic numerical computations and analyze financial data

Successful completion of fellowship offers priority consideration for full time placement within Marsh McLennan

What is in it for you?

The Racial Inclusion and Social Equity (RISE) Fellowship program is an innovative partnership between Marsh McLennan, Fisk University, The National Black MBA Association, and René Carayol with Inspired Leaders which will provide you with:

An enriching curriculum of practical business knowledge and social justice instruction

8-month program (6-8 hours per month) with scheduled workshops focused on leadership development and social justice instruction

Exposure to the Marsh McLennan enterprise, leaders, and a vast array of opportunities to explore future career opportunities within the company

A program experience tailored to each candidate’s previous educational background, interests, and ambitions

We will count on you to:

Aspire to grow professionally and personally while expanding leadership skills, contributing with authenticity, and demonstrating active and consistent engagement

Desire to increase a sense of belonging through active participation and attending key compenents of the program

Navigate a career transition to full-time employment with Marsh McLennan during or upon completion of the RISE program

About the Company

Racial Inclusion & Social Equity (RISE) MBA Fellowship Program (CAN, UK, USA)

MBA Graduate Students with anticipated graduation date of Spring 2023

Desired career pathway includes: Risk, Finance, Tech, Learning, Talent Acquisition, HR, Consulting, Health, Wealth, Career, Insurance, Reinsurance, Project Management; Private Capital, Life Sciences, Performance Transformation, CustomerFirst, Restructuring, Climate & Sustainability, Organizational Effectiveness

The RISE MBA Fellowship Program is seeking candidates for the following position based in Canada, United Kingdom, or United States. Candidates must also have a desire and be eligible to work in the following office locations:

Canada: Toronto, Vancouver, Montreal, Ottawa

United Kingdom: London

United States: New York, Chicago, Atlanta, Dallas, Saint Louis, Boston, Houston, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Washington, Bethesda, Scottsdale, Phoenix, Raleigh

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