Marketing Leadership Development Program (MLDP) - Program Associate, E

Oct 13, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time

The Marketing Leadership Development Program \(MLDP\) is dedicated to developing high potential, talented individuals that possess marketing skills and seek a deep understanding of the people we serve\. Throughout their development journey, participants build a multi\-disciplinary perspective and cultivate the skills necessary to meet the challenges of continuously changing business conditions\.

Participants in the MLDP will gain valuable experience by completing three, 12 to18 month\-long personalized rotational assignments\. Rotations are aligned to Cigna's growth strategy as well as each associate's personal development needs and career interests\. The program prepares associates for a successful career in Global Marketing with an extensive foundation of broad experiences\.

Rotational assignments may include, but are not limited to:

+ Brand Management and Sponsorships
+ Customer Experience
+ Digital Marketing
+ Insights and Innovation
+ Marketing Communications
+ Market Research
+ Product Development
+ Segment Marketing & Strategy

As an associate in the program, your experience will include:

+ Competency\-based development focused on coaching and advocacy
+ Exposure to senior leaders, focused mentorship, leadership coaching, and professional networking
+ A supportive and collaborative community of peers
+ Cohort style learning with workshops, case studies, and capstone projects
+ Events such as an ongoing dedicated marketing leadership lunch and learn series
+ Outreach opportunities through community service and charitable events
+ Cross functional learning with Cigna's other premier leadership development programs


+ Pursuing or recently completed an undergraduate degree with a focus in marketing, business, finance, social sciences, or a related field\. 3\.0 GPA preferred\.
+ 0\-1 years of professional work experience\. Previous business exposure in marketing, communications, or product development is preferred\.
+ Desire to cultivate a career in the marketing field\.
+ A drive for delivering results coupled with proven project management skills\.
+ Evidence of strong analytical ability, innovative thinking, and data driven problem solving skills\.
+ Emerging leadership skills demonstrated through student organizations, academic projects, or community involvement\.
+ Aptitude to work across a variety of environments with a growth mindset\.
+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills\.

USCandidates Only: Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status\. If you require a special accommodation, please visit our Careers website or contact us \.com\.

**Primary Location:** Bloomfield\-Connecticut

**Work Locations:** 900 Cottage Grove Road Wilde Bloomfield 06152

**Job:** Marketing\-\-Business Strategy

**Schedule:** Regular

**Shift:** Standard

**Employee Status:** Individual Contributor

**Job Type:** Full\-time

**Job Level:** Day Job


**Job Posting:** Aug 14, 2016, 11:00:00 PM f24ec5ea156843e7a6c28e66882cb457