Who we are
American International Group, Inc. (AIG) is a leading global insurance organization. Building on 100 years of experience, today AIG member companies provide a wide range of property casualty insurance, life insurance, retirement solutions, and other financial services to customers in more than 80 countries and jurisdictions. These diverse offerings include products and services that help businesses and individuals protect their assets, manage risks and provide for retirement security.
Get to know the business
Our finance professionals play an essential role in maintaining a healthy balance sheet at AIG. They deliver significant finance support for the overall enterprise, optimizing operations, funding and capital structure to honor our commitments to our stakeholders. They inform the decisions of AIG executives and comply with regulatory requirements, maintaining financial discipline, transparency and controls, while providing timely and meaningful information.
AIG Finance is organized to support the strategic and financial objectives of each business while staying at the forefront of accounting, compliance and reporting requirements. You’ll work on critical initiatives for senior managers, supporting the businesses with reporting and analytics, tax with public filings or learning what it takes to close the books for the month or quarter in corporate finance.
Aligned with the firm’s structure, finance analysts typically work in either a corporate finance function or the general insurance business.
Corporate Finance – Performs controllership activities that deliver all required AIG consolidated financial reporting. Handles centralized corporate financial activities such as investment accounting, and firm-wide performance metrics, analysis, reporting and capital planning. Oversees finance operating models, process re-engineering and data management initiatives.
General Insurance Finance – Serve as the primary finance business partners to the General Insurance businesses, providing key reporting and analytics support, driving planning, budgeting, and forecasting efforts, handling expense management, coordination across strategic initiatives and managing capital for their respective businesses.
Tax – Provides tax advisory and strategy, planning, accounting, compliance and analytics for all types of taxes
Treasury – Manages AIG’s capital plan, rating agency/banking relations, short and long-term cash management, liquidity forecasting and collateral management.
Everyone across the Finance function is keenly focused on providing meaningful, actionable, timely information while efficiently maintaining financial discipline, transparency, and controls.
About the role
What you need to know:
At AIG, we are constantly working to ensure that all employees have the training and skills they need to have a rewarding and successful career. Designed with that commitment at its core, our Finance Rotational Analyst program provides a platform for participants to launch or accelerate their careers.
Through a range of approaches including innovative experiential learning and technical training, performance assessments, formalized mentoring, exposure to senior leaders, and project-based short-term rotational assignments, our Finance Rotational Analyst program offers unparalleled development opportunities for our diverse early career talent. Key responsibilities will vary depending on the rotation.
As a recent university graduate, the program is designed to evolve with the rapid pace of technological advancements and changing employee preferences to ensure that today’s participants become leaders capable of conquering tomorrow’s challenges.
AIG Finance Analyst positions are available in Jersey City, NJ and New York, NY.
What we’re looking for:
- Minimum grade point average of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale (unofficial transcript required upon application)
- Candidate for bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or business to be received no later than June 2022
- One or more years of classroom and/or finance internship work experience in financial analysis with demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills
- Competency in MS Office, especially in Excel and PowerPoint
- Ability, experience, and overall understanding of fundamental finance and accounting acumen: data modeling, data analytics, forecasting, interpreting financial statements, and reporting and variance analysis
- Capable of working with high degree of ambiguity in a fast-paced environment
- Demonstrated ability to work both independently and collaboratively with multiple business partners and teams
- Attention to detail and accuracy
The ideal candidates will be solutions-oriented and service-minded thinkers and will possess a powerful blend of IQ (technical skills, consistent learning, statistical & financial acumen) and EQ (adaptive communication, empathy, listening skills, challenging with humility).
A look at our benefits
At AIG, we have a 100-year legacy of working to make the world a better place. And that begins with our employees. We’re proud to offer a range of employee benefits and resources for eligible employees that help you protect what matters most – your health care, savings, financial protection, and wellbeing. We provide a variety of leaves for personal, health, family, and military needs. For example, the “Giving Back” program allows you to take up to 16 hours a year to volunteer in your community.
We also believe in fostering our employees’ development and offer a range of learning opportunities for employees to hone their professional skills to position themselves for the next steps of their careers. AIG also has a tuition reimbursement program for eligible employees to enhance their education, skills, and knowledge in areas that relate to their current position or future positions to which they may transfer or progress.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer
It has been and will continue to be the policy of American International Group, Inc., its subsidiaries and affiliates to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We provide equal opportunity to all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, religion, age, gender, gender expression, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other legally protected categories. At AIG, we believe that diversity and inclusion are critical to our future and our mission – creating a foundation for a creative workplace that leads to innovation, growth, and profitability. Through a wide variety of programs and initiatives, we invest in each employee, seeking to ensure that our people are not only respected as individuals, but also truly valued for their unique perspectives.