MasterCard Associate Analyst - MGDP in Beijing, China

Who is Mastercard?

We are the global technology company behind the world€™s fastest payments processing network. We are a vehicle for commerce, a connection to financial systems for the previously excluded, a technology innovation lab, and the home of Priceless ®. We ensure every employee has the opportunity to be a part of something bigger and to change lives. We believe as our company grows, so should you. We believe in connecting everyone to endless, priceless possibilities.

Job Title

Associate Analyst - MGDP

Overview (Program Description)

The Mastercard Graduate Management Development Program (MGDP) is aimed at bright, driven and adaptable students. The goal of the program is to develop a talent pool of high-potential future global leaders with cross-functional work experience. Successful candidates will go through 2 rotations within Mastercard China in 24 months before progressing to other positions within Mastercard.

The MGDP program comprises:

Job Rotations & Overseas Summit: The MGDP consists of two 12-month rotations. The aim is for the two rotations to provide you with cross-business and functional experience. In addition, you will complete a 1 week overseas summit in the first rotation of the program.

Targeted Learning & Development: You will participate in a training program aimed at developing competencies in business acumen, leadership & interpersonal skills, and project management. You will also participate in a global orientation at the beginning of the program.

Cross-functional business projects: You will have the opportunity to work with your peers on various business projects which aim to provide enhanced work experience outside of your day-to-day role.

Mentorship & Executive Sponsorship: You will work with our dedicated leaders€“successful managers and executives who inspire, mentor, and coach others toward successful careers here at Mastercard.

Many people consider Mastercard to be just a card company, but in reality we are a technology company that operates the world€™s fastest payments processing network, connecting consumers, financial institutions, merchants, governments and businesses in more than 210 countries and territories. You'll be joining the best minds in the business, focused on creating innovative products and services that make a huge difference in the lives of people and communities all over the world. Working at Mastercard is not routine, and it's certainly not predictable. There's an energy and focus that comes with being immersed in interesting projects at a company dedicated to improving both the world of commerce and the lives of its people and communities. Plus, there's the added excitement of learning from a world€”all at the speed needed to be market leaders.

Role Description and Major Responsibilities

During your 24 months within Mastercard, your major accountabilities may include:

Conduct research & analysis to support business strategies

Use analytical and problem solving skills to provide analyses and solutions that satisfy business needs

Participate in project and team meetings and actively contribute to presentations

Work collaboratively across various internal teams to support a variety of business initiatives

Assist with monthly updates for management reporting

All about you:

Education, Qualifications and Experience


Graduating seniors - Class of 2018

Students pursuing a bachelor€™s degree (all majors welcome to apply)

Minimum overall GPA of 3.5 strongly recommended

Key Competencies

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Excellent analytical and problem solving skills

Strong strategic and conceptual aptitude

Proven team player with excellent interpersonal skills

Ability to multi-task and prioritize multiple projects concurrently

Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Experience and Skills Needed:

Well-rounded individual with significant extracurricular involvement

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Excellent analytical skills

Ability to work on a team and independently

Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

Advanced Word, Excel and PowerPoint skills

Attention to detail


Mandarin & English required

Additional languages is a plus

Mastercard is an inclusive Equal Employment Opportunity employer that considers applicants without regard to gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.€‹
Requisition ID: R-68460