Career Consulting Analyst - College Program 2018

Mercer is a global consulting leader in health, wealth and career. We help clients around the world advance the health, wealth and performance of their most vital asset - their people. Mercer's 20,000 employees are based in more than 40 countries. If you thrive on challenge, are passionate about ideas, love solving problems and truly enjoy connecting with people, we encourage you to explore the opportunities at Mercer. Our core strengths place Mercer in a unique position to help our clients achieve the extraordinary - and extraordinary results require extraordinary people.

Think. Consult. Change Lives.

Imagine a career that:

  • Allows you to use your natural skills and learn new ones
  • Challenges you to deliver impactful solutions for major organizations and touch the lives of all the individuals who work at them
  • Provides you the opportunity to work with some of the smartest people in the industry

Career Consultants

Mercer's Career Consultants work with clients around the world to engage their most important assets, their people. They partner with board members, senior executives, and HR leaders to optimize business performance through strategies that better manage, reward, and engage their people. Mercer brings clients a range of integrated solutions across five practice areas: Rewards, Leadership & Organization Performance, Workforce Planning & Analytics, Communications, and Mobility.

The first step in your career with Mercer's Career business is as a Career Analyst. Career Analysts work with a broad range of clients and industries, participating as a member of project teams to diagnose issues and design strategic solutions.

A Career Analyst can expect to:
  • Provide quantitative and qualitative analytical support to senior consultants and project teams
  • Conduct research and analysis to understand industry and organization-specific issues, including business strategy, corporate performance, compensation and rewards practices and trends.
  • Analyze clients' strategic, financial, and organizational information to provide insights that will develop into career strategies and solutions.
  • Participate in team brainstorming sessions to develop client recommendations.
  • Prepare client presentations, presented to boards of directors, senior executives, and HR leaders
Qualifications
  • Strong analytical skills, both quantitative and qualitative, and working knowledge of Excel
  • Exposure to data analysis, financial modeling, and presentation design
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Intellectual curiosity, seeking opportunities to develop new skills
  • Flexibility, adaptability, and the ability to work under tight deadlines and changing client needs
  • Superior organizational skills and strong attention to detail
  • A ba chelor's degree in business, economics, finance, statistics, math, accounting, or HR preferred
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0/4.0


At Mercer, we make a difference in the lives of more than 110 million people every day by advancing their health, wealth, and careers. We're in the business of creating more secure and rewarding futures for our clients and their employees - whether we're designing affordable health plans, assuring income for retirement or aligning workers with workforce needs. Using analysis and insights as catalysts for change, we anticipate and understand the individual impact of business decisions, now and in the future. We see people's current and future needs through a lens of innovation, and our holistic view, specialized expertise, and deep analytical rigor underpin each and every idea and solution we offer. For more than 70 years, we've turned our insights into actions, enabling people around the globe to live, work, and retire well. We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. At Mercer, we say we Make Tomorrow, Today . Visit www.mercer.com for more information and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @Mercer.

Mercer LLC and its separately incorporated operating entities around the world are part of Marsh & McLennan Companies, a publicly held company (ticker symbol: MMC).

Marsh & McLennan Companies offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits. For more information about our company, please visit us at: http://www.mmc.com/. We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. For more information, please visit us at: www.mmc.com/diversity .

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


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