Meet the Firms (Sep-Nov ’14): At a glance

**Last updated 8 Oct — added Nike and EDF**

Fellow UW Foster MBA students!  The “Meet the Firm” schedule has been posted through November, and by now you should all have your resumes and profiles up on our various career sites (if not, check your emails for instructions!).  I reviewed the list of upcoming info sessions and split them up by industry/job function as best as I could and sorted them by date.  Every company has full-time, post-grad, and internship opportunities unless otherwise noted.  Hope this helps you with your career exploration and internship hunt!

See the full schedule, RSVP, and stay up to date on the Foster MBA Jobs site

Management Consulting

McKinsey & Co:  Sep 29, Management Consulting.  FT/post grad hire only. Learn about consulting careers and how McKinsey approaches client assignments and utilizes frameworks to solve unique client issues and uncover opportunities.  Speaker is Alex Rawson, HBS MBA Grad.  Learn more about him on the McKinsey site, here.

Point B:  Sep 30, Management Consulting. Consulting Mag #2 best firm to work for overall.

Alvarez & Marsal:  Oct 2, Consulting.

Arryve:  Oct 8, Consulting.  Seattle top 100 places to work for.

Boston Consulting Group (BCG):  Oct 23, Consulting.  Ranked #3 on Fortune Magazine’s 2014 list of the “100 Best Companies to Work For.”  This session will talk about what to expect in a case interview with BCG. 

Deloitte: Nov 6, Consulting

Marketing Consulting

Lenati:  Oct 13, Marketing and Sales Consulting.

Bridge Partners:  Nov 20, Consulting – Marketing, Sales & Channel, Business Transformation.

Tech Management/Consulting

Intel:  Oct 1, Tech. Full time positions, second years only.

Walt Disney Co:  Oct 3, Media/Entertainment.  Full time position only.  Disney is seeking candidates to their Disney Technology Management Rotational Program. The positions are full-time professional with strong support from their senior leadership team and C-suite.

Amazon:  Oct 9, Tech.

Infosys Consulting:  Oct 14, Tech Consulting.

Vertafore:  Oct 20, Tech – Insurance Software.

Rosetta Stone:  Oct 21, Language Software.

iGate Technologies Inc:  Oct 27, Tech Consulting.  FT/post-grad hire only.

IBM:  Oct 30, Tech Consulting.

Intel:  Nov 12, Tech. Internship opportunities, 1st years only.

Microsoft:  Nov 18, Tech.

Healthcare Consulting

Switchpoint LLC:  Oct 23, Consulting (healthcare and nonprofit).

ECG Management Consultants:  Oct 28, Healthcare Management Consulting.  FT/post-grad hire only.

Nonprofit

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation:  Oct 29, Nonprofit.

Social Venture Partners Seattle:  Nov 4, Nonprofit/social causes.  FT/post-grad hire only.

Environmental Defense Fund:  Nov 21, Nonprofit/environmental advocacy.

Retail

Nordstrom:  Nov 7, Retail. FT/post-grad hire only. Brief on Corporate Strategy.

Costco:  Nov 13, Retail.

Other

Mu Sigma: Sep 29, Analytics.  

Liberty Mutual:  Oct 9, Insurance.

Phillips:  Oct 15, Consumer Electronics.

Nike:  Oct 16, Consumer Products 

Oberto Sausage Company:  Oct 22, Food (jerky).

Skanska: Oct 30, Project Development and Construction Firm/ Real Estate.

Cambia Health Solutions: Nov 3, Healthcare

D.A. Davidson and Co:  Nov 19, Financial services.

 

I signed up for: Mu Sigma, McKinsey, Point B, Lenati, Nordstrom, and Bridge Partners.  Also going to the Fall Career Forum on 7 October!  

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s