MasterCard Senior Analyst, Strategy and Corporate Development F/T in Purchase, New York

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 at ®. 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

Senior Analyst, Strategy and Corporate Development F/T


• Based in Purchase, NY, this Sr. Analyst role will be part of the Enterprise Strategy team within Worldwide Finance and will report to the VP, Enterprise Strategy.

• The Enterprise Strategy team plays a leading role in developing and driving Mastercard’s organic and inorganic growth agenda. This includes research on payments industry developments and trends, assisting Business Units with strategy development, evaluating potential areas for acquisition or investment (including market spaces that are adjacent to Mastercard’s current business), and establishing best practice to optimize the business performance of acquired entities.


• Play a key support role in developing frameworks and analyses to structure and solve business problems and prioritize corporate initiatives.

• Performs research on payments industry players and maintains business landscape knowledge to provide solid foundational context for projects.

• Assists senior management in identifying key issues, evaluating options, and developing action plans; drives rigorous, fact-based recommendations.

• Analyzes and evaluates market adjacencies and white spaces for potential investment based on the company’s strategic priorities.

All About You

• Relevant Bachelor’s Degree (e.g. economics, business, engineering, math, etc.).

• Prior management consulting, strategy, corporate development or competitive intelligence experience preferred.

• Exposure to one of the following areas: financial services, payments, financial technology, e-commerce or related areas a plus.

• Cross-functional and multi-national business experience a plus.

• Superior research skills and ability to succinctly summarize findings.

• Ability to strategically frame challenges and opportunities.

• Strong quantitative/analytical and problem solving skills.

• Detail oriented with excellent communication (both written and oral) and interpersonal skills.

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.​

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Everyone wants easier ways to pay;

we invent them.

Checkout lines are slow;

we speed them along.

Merchants want more sales;

we give them data and insights.

People need financial access;

we connect them.

Corporate purchasing is complicated;

we make it simple.

Commuters are busy;

we speed them on their way.

Governments need greater efficiencies;

we help create them.

Small businesses are virtual;

we give them access to a world of buyers.

Retailers want to fight fraud;

we provide the tools.

Requisition ID: R-78203