MBA Internacional

 

 

 

 

We are Latin America´s largest private financial institution and a leading player in all segments we operate.

 

 

We operate in 19 countries, conducting commercial banking and institutional client operations along with investment, wholesale and private banking activities. Our vision is to be the leading bank in sustainable performance and customer satisfaction. Visit our investor relations website at www.itau.com.br/investor-relations for further information.

 

 

 

 

 

Our Way

Our Way comprises seven principles that define our corporate culture and drive our performance. We invite you to read Our Way and get a sense whether you identify yourself with our unique culture that values meritocracy, openness, accountability and performance.

 It’s only good for us if it is good for the client
We are people providing service to people, with passion and excellence. We work with the client and for the client – because they are the main reason why we do what we do.

We’re passionate about performance
Generating sustainable results is in our DNA. The continuous challenge of seeking leadership in performance has brought us to where we are – and will continue guiding our company towards our objectives.

People mean everything to us
Everything we do is carried out by people. Talented people who enjoy working in a collaborative atmosphere, based on meritocracy and high performance.

The best argument is the one that matters
We encourage a challenging work environment, which is open to questioning and constructive discussion. For us, the hierarchy which counts is the hierarchy of the best idea.

Simple. Always
We believe that simplicity is the best path to efficiency. That’s why we strive not to mistake depth for complexity, and simplicity for simplism.

We think and act like owners
We always think like business owners, leading by example and putting collective objectives before personal ambition.

Ethics are non-negotiable
We do what is right, without using shortcuts or devious ways to do business. We exercise leadership in a transparent and responsible way, fully committed to society and the best governance and management practices before personal ambition.

Our Programs

Itaú Unibanco and Itaú BBA (the Corporate and Investment Bank of Itaú Unibanco) offer Summer and Full-Time opportunities for MBA candidates who have an interest in working for a leading bank in Latin America. Our programs offer competitive compensation and the opportunity to make an impact on the bank, its clients and society right from the start, and provide internal mobility throughout the bank’s areas – all this within a unique culture that values openness, accountability and performance.

Explore this website to get further details on our MBA programs, as well as an overview of the bank and its differentials, especially our distinguished culture, called Our Way. 


Summer Associate Program
Our summer associate program comprises a 9-week period during which MBA candidates have the opportunity to experience real-world assignments, get acquainted with our organization and demonstrate their leadership and management skills in an environment that recognizes distinguished results. Our program includes mentoring, networking events with senior management and MBA alumni, two formal evaluations and the chance to receive a full-time job offer for those who successfully complete the summer internship. The candidates will report to a senior officer and/or partner of the bank. Placement will be according to our needs and the candidate’s profile.


Full-time Associate Program
Our full-time associate program comprises an 18-month period, during which candidates will have the opportunity to join as full-time associates in a major area of the bank, get a broader and deeper understanding of Itaú Unibanco Holding and demonstrate their leadership and management skills in an environment that recognizes distinguished results. The candidates will report to a senior officer and/or partner of the bank. Our program includes mentoring, networking events with senior management and MBA alumni and three 6-month formal evaluations. Upon successful completion of the program, candidates will be given the chance to become one of the leaders within a program area. Placement will be according to our needs and the candidate’s profile.

Careers in the Wholesale Bank

Investment Banking
You will have the opportunity to experience a real-world assignment in one of the three IB divisions: Fixed Income, Equities and IBD (Investment Banking Division). Assignments will include tasks and responsibilities such as: taking part in the execution of deals; preparing live pitches; drafting a full report on a sector in equity or credit research; building valuation models; preparing and presenting materials in client meetings; and researching market data and performing financial analyses. We are looking for candidates with strong quantitative skills who can work in diverse cultural environments and who have an interest in working for a leading investment bank in Latin America.

Global Markets
You will have the opportunity to experience a real-world assignment in one of four areas: trading; banking, ALM (Asset & Liability Management) and funding; or risk, planning and business intelligence. Assignments will include tasks and responsibilities such as: assisting in trading and hedging activities; assessing market trends and providing data for clients; participating in structuring a proprietary funding deal; preparing an in-depth analysis of economic scenarios to support trading decisions; obtaining market data and performing financial analyses. We are looking for candidates with strong quantitative skills and a passion for financial markets who are disciplined and can work in diverse cultural environments, and who have an interest in the banking business in Latin America.


Wealth Management & Services
You will have the opportunity to experience a real-world assignment in one of three areas: Asset Management, Private Banking or the Depositary Business. Assignments will include tasks and responsibilities such as: conducting asset allocation studies; examining benchmarks or creating families of investment funds; participating in new product development (for instance, quantitative funds); obtaining market data and performing financial analyses for portfolio managers; preparing and presenting materials used in client meetings; and reviewing current business portfolios and opportunities throughout Latin America. We are looking for candidates with strong quantitative skills and a passion for investment management who can work in diverse cultural environments and who have an interest in the banking business in Latin America.


Corporate & Commercial Banking
You will have the opportunity to experience a real-world assignment in one of three areas: the Corporate Desk, Middle Market Commercial or Credit. Assignments will include tasks and responsibilities such as: analyzing the financial and strategic data of companies; assessing market trends and providing data for clients; preparing and presenting materials used in client meetings; preparing and presenting credit analyses; and assisting in client transactions. We are looking for candidates with strong quantitative, analytical and interpersonal skills who have a passion for financial markets and who are disciplined and can work in diverse cultural environments. This program is suited for those who have an interest in the banking business in Latin America.


Careers in the Retail Bank

General Management Consumer Banking
You will have the opportunity to experience a real-world assignment in one of three areas: Sales & Distribution of products (bancassurance, mortgages, financing and credit cards, among other areas); Credit Risk and Collection; or Merchant Acquiring Business (ours is the fifth largest in the world).  Assignments will include tasks and responsibilities such as: assisting the head of a business unit in the launch of a new product; developing CRM strategies to increase sales; preparing benchmark and competitive analyses; developing in-depth studies on international regulations as they pertain to the merchant-acquiring and credit card businesses; reviewing credit policies and collection practices; and taking part in a project to enhance customer experience. We are looking for candidates who are strategic thinkers with strong analytical, communication and project management skills; they should demonstrate knowledge of CRM analytical tools and product development based on customer experience practices and should be comfortable working in diverse cultural environments. This program is especially suited to those interested in a general management career in banking in Latin America.

Itau Latam General Management

You will have the opportunity to experience a real-world assignment across Itaú’s Latin America business units: Chile, Colombia, Paraguay, Argentina and Uruguay Assignments will include tasks and responsibilities such as: assisting the head of a business unit in strategic projects; developing CRM strategies to increase sales; preparing benchmark and competitive analyses; developing in-depth studies on international regulations; obtaining market data and performing financial analyses; and taking part in a project to enhance customer experience. We are looking for candidates who are strategic thinkers with strong analytical, communication and project management skills who can work in diverse cultural environments. This program is especially suited to those interested in a general management career in banking in Latin America.

Other Careers

Technology & Innovation
You will have the opportunity to experience a real-world assignment in one of one of three areas: IT & Operations, Marketing or Product Development. Assignments will include tasks and responsibilities such as: participating in an initiative linked to our Fintech innovation hub for startup companies called CUBO; developing a cutting-edge study in banking technology; participating in a project to develop a marketing strategy for an innovative product; and design the best experience for our customers through our electronic channels. We are looking for candidates with design thinking skills, communication skills, project management skills, and knowledge of new technologies and product development based on customer experience practices; candidates should be able to work in diverse cultural environments and have an interest in pursuing a career in technology and innovation within the banking sector in Latin America.

Data Science
You will have the opportunity to experience a real-world assignment in our Data Science Team. The data scientist will be able to work with projects involving Customer Relationship Management, Fraud, Credit and Collection, among other areas. We are aimed at finding actionable insights from huge amounts of data. To do so, state-of-the art machine learning and statistics techniques are used. On the more technological side, tools such as Hadoop, Hive, Spark, Impala, Splunk, Teradata, Tableau and SAS and programming languages such as R, Python and Scala are employed.

Finance & Risk Management
You will have the opportunity to experience a real-world assignment in one of one of four areas: the CFO area (planning & controlling, investor relations, accounting); Risk Management; the Capital Adequacy Division; or Cyber Security. Assignments will include tasks and responsibilities such as: performing in-depth competitive analyses in partnership with IR, planning, accounting and business areas; developing consulting-like projects for best practices in risk governance framework; contributing to credit policy revisions; taking part in credit and collection modeling for consumer banking products; participating in projects to enhance cyber security in the financial services industry; and developing simulations of capital adequacy or liquidity ratios of banks, based on forecast models. We are looking for candidates with strong quantitative and problem-solving skills and a knowledge of accounting and financial-statement analysis who can work in diverse cultural environments and who are interested in a banking CFO or CRO career path in Latin America.

Human Resources
You will have the opportunity to experience a real-world assignment in one of one four areas: Talent and Performance Management; Training and Leadership Development; Remuneration; and Talent Acquisition. Assignments will include tasks and responsibilities such as: helping to design training-and-development programs; performing remuneration analyses; preparing materials to assist in talent acquisition; performing benchmark analyses of HR practices; and assisting in the review of employee performance evaluations. We are looking for candidates with strong analytical and interpersonal skills who can work in diverse cultural environments and who are interested in the banking business in Latin America.

How to apply

Candidates interested in applying for our MBA Programs should send a message to mbarecruiting@itau-unibanco.com.br with their CV attached and indicating their preferred careers.