We are looking for motivated and talented students who are driven to succeed. At Manulife/JohnHancock we provide students with real working experience and a wealth of opportunity for learning and development. Our co-op programs offer exciting student positions in a variety of roles, levels and functional areas.
Gain valuable experience and acquire technical knowledge while working for one of Canada’s largest Financial Services companies. Investment function at Manulife/JohnHancock has variety of student opportunities in following areas but not limited to: Portfolio Management, Investment Analysis, Marketing/Product & Client Services, Product Development, Global Asset Liability Management,Global Custodian Management, Operations, Global Derivative Services, Private Market Operations, Data Management, Private Assets Middle & Back Office Functions.
What you will be accountable for:
- Assist team members with day to day tasks and projects
- Assist with a variety of investment projects
- Help maintain accurate and detailed reports
- Assist team in analyzing reports
The skills and qualifications you will need to be successful:
- Strong working knowledge of MS Excel, Word and PowerPoint
- A concentration in Finance, Economics, Commerce, or related area
- Understanding of investment markets, benchmarks, drivers of performance
- Demonstrated ability to work independently and establish priorities to meet tight deadlines
- Strong interpersonal, teamwork and communication skills
- Ability to problem solve and think analytically
- Strong presentation skills
- Willingness to learn
Why come to Manulife/JohnHancock?
Because we’re not who you think we are. We’re not some stuffy, old insurance company. We’re actually technology specialists dedicated to improving the health and wealth of Americans – and doing it in some pretty cool ways. You might be surprised to know that Co-ops love John Hancock – and come back term after term. Why? We’ve got what you’re looking for… jobs that embed you in passionate, productive teams, jobs that leave you with great stories to tell at your next set of interviews, jobs that make a Co-op term a fun, profitable break from school. Every term we hire 100+ students – so you’ll have plenty of new friends to chill with. And you can meet your new friends at tons of Co-op events like our recent Execs-serve-ice-cream day, gingerbread house day, and pizza… there’s usually pizza involved.
You’ll also have lots of opportunities for professional growth. Networking with senior leadership? Yes! Access to all our learning and development resources? You bet!
We want you here as a Co-op. And we want to make your experience with us SO AMAZING that you join us in a fulltime role after you graduate. It’s really that simple.
About Manulife/John Hancock
Manulife Financial Corporation is a leading international financial services group that helps people achieve their dreams and aspirations by putting customers' needs first and providing the right advice and solutions. We operate as John Hancock in the United States and Manulife elsewhere. We provide financial advice, insurance, as well as wealth and asset management solutions for individuals, groups and institutions. At the end of 2016, we had approximately 35,000 employees, 70,000 agents, and thousands of distribution partners, serving more than 22 million customers. As of June 30, 2017, we had over $1 trillion (US$780 billion) in assets under management and administration, and in the previous 12 months we made $26.7 billion in payments to our customers.
Our principal operations are in Asia, Canada and the United States where we have served customers for more than 100 years. With our global headquarters in Toronto, Canada, we trade as 'MFC' on the Toronto, New York, and the Philippine stock exchanges and under '945' in Hong Kong.
Manulife/John Hancock is committed to supporting a culture of diversity and accessibility across the organization. It is our priority to remove barriers to provide equal access to employment. A Human Resources representative will consult with applicants contacted to participate at any stage of the recruitment process who request an accommodation. Information received regarding the accommodation needs of applicants will be addressed confidentially.
Please apply to Manulife/JohnHancock online by including your resume, transcript, co-op work history (if applicable), and a cover letter in one PDF file.