Chicago Mercantile Exchange Planning & Execution - Internship - Summer 2018 in United States

Planning & Execution - Internship - Summer 2018




CME Group: Where Futures Are MadeCME Group ( is the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace. But who we are goes deeper than that. Here, you can impact markets worldwide. Transform industries. And build a career shaping tomorrow. We invest in your success and you own it – all while working alongside a team of leading experts who inspire you in ways big and small. Joining our company gives you the opportunity to make a difference in global financial markets every day – whether you work on our industry-leading technology and risk management services, our benchmark products or in a corporate services area that helps us serve our customers better. With 2,500 employees located around the world, we’re small enough for you and your contributions to be known. But big enough for your ideas to make an impact. The pace is dynamic, the work is unlike any other firm in the business, and the possibilities are endless. Problem solvers, difference makers, trailblazers. Those are our people. And we’re looking for more.The Planning and Execution group are tactical experts who can be deployed anywhere in the company to diagnose execution issues, break through barriers, and drive downfield progress; and then help apply learnings to improve overall execution effectiveness. As a Planning and Execution Summer intern, you will working with one or both of these teams:• Corporate Portfolio Management - prioritizes and leads the intake of the top initiatives at CME Group and oversee the systems, processes and tools to ensure effective portfolio management• Execution Delivery – leads and drives the execution of CME Group’s top strategic initiatives by working strategically with project stakeholder to develop an effective implementation plan and oversees management of the planMinimum Job Qualifications:• Currently enrolled in any major at an accredited university as a Sophomore or Junior with an expected graduation date between December 2018 and June 2020• MS Office proficiency, with Excel and Power Point• Excellent written and verbal communication skills• Strong attention to detailPreferred Job Qualifications:• Currently enrolled in a Graduate Program at an accredited university with a Finance, Business, Economics, Data Analytics, or similar focus• Interest in pursuing a career in the financial industry and markets• Academic excellence with the ability to navigate ambiguity• Analytical skills and the ability to decipher complex business problems

As the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, CME Group ( is where the world comes to manage risk. Based in Chicago, with offices in New York, London, Singapore, Calgary, Houston, São Paulo, Singapore, Tokyo and Washington D.C., our team of more than 2,500 employees has an impact on the global economy every day. We offer:

  • The widest range of global benchmark futures and options available across all major asset classes;

  • The most advanced trading technology;

  • Industry-leading clearing and risk management capabilities;

  • A relentless customer focus, serving leading investment and commercial banks, hedge funds, proprietary trading firms, pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, asset managers, corporations and individual traders; and,

  • A great place to work.

With this strong foundation in place, we are looking to continue growing our business in both listed and over-the-counter markets. To support this growth, we are seeking highly motivated individuals to help foster our corporate culture and uphold our core values of leading with conviction and integrity, advancing the global economy, building lasting relationships and acting with ingenuity every day.

We hope you will consider joining our world-class team.